94.7 Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi’s Shark Sunk

The LMA shuffle spins again at Reina Broadcasting’s 94.7 KBSO Corpus Christi. Since 2013 the station has had three lessees as it flipped from Texas Country “Badlands FM” to Country “My 94.7” to Texas Country “94.7 The Rig” and finally in May to Alternative “94.7 The Shark” after Bogey Broadcasting temporarily lost control of its lease at 106.5 KYRK Taft. Bogey Broadcasting had been operating KBSO and sister 1150 KCCT Corpus Christi since January. The Texas Country “Rig Radio” continues on KYRK. KBSO and KCCT are both currently running a mix of Americana, Classic Country and Texas Country as “Texas Radio AM Style” programmed by the ownership group. That programming had been heard on 1150 prior to Bogey taking over...[Read More]

Corpus Christi’s Rig Returns To FM

Update 5/20: Resolving whatever issues remained between the companies, Bogey Broadcasting resumed operating 106.5 KYRK Taft/Corpus Christi with the Texas Country “Rig” programming that was moved exclusively to 1150 KCCT earlier this month. The Alternative format that had been heard on 106.5 until earlier this month remains on The Rig’s previous home of KBSO Corpus Christi as “94.7 The Shark“. Update 5/4: Bogey Broadcasting owner Scott Holt has contacted us with a clarification. While the LMA for 106.5 KYRK did come to an end at 2pm Saturday, the company is still under contract to purchase the station and intends to do so. Original Report 5/3: Bogey Broadcasting has moved its two stations in Corpus Christi, TX. Alternative “106.5 The Shark” KYRK Taf...[Read More]

Rig Drills Into Corpus Christi

Reina Broadcasting Country “My 94.7” KBSO Corpus Christi relaunched on Friday as Texas/Red Dirt Country “94.7 The Rig“. The move comes as Bogey Broadcasting assumed operations of the station. Bogey operates crosstown Alternative “106.5 The Shark” KYRK Taft. Bogey describes the new station as: “The Rig” will celebrate and embrace the true spirit of Texas. The pride, sense of independence, freedom, family, and the love of great outdoors. And of course–THE BEST IN TEXAS COUNTRY mixed in with a bit of Red Dirt. Real, authentic Country music that tell the stories about our lives. Songs from Reckless Kelly, Pat Green, Whiskey Myers, Robert Earl Keen, Cross Canadian Ragweed, Wade Bowen, Jason Boland, Roger Creager, Randy Rogers, and more. The ...[Read More]

Country Drama Takes Down Badlands In Corpus Christi

Texas Country “94.7 Badlands FM” is off the air in Corpus Christi in what they are claiming is a “contract dispute”. Davila Broadcasting’s 94.7 KBSO has replaced the previous format with “My 94.7“. The new format, billed as “Corpus Christi’s Country“, is a mix of contemporary Country and Texas artists. The station lists Kevin Fowler, George Straight (sp?), Blake Shelton, Randy Rogers, Stoney Larue, Josh Abbott, Dierks Bentley, Rich O’Toole, and Miranda Lambert as core artists on the new station. Easton Santos, who had been programming Texas/Classic Country 1150 KCCT is PD and MD of the new station. Badlands had been off the air for the past week, claiming that a part went out on their tower and was awaiting replacement. Now ...[Read More]