96.1 Utica

WODZ Relaunches As 96.1 The Eagle

Another station with “Oldies” in its name, or in this case “Oldiez” has changed its name. 96.1 WODZ-FM Rome/Utica, NY relaunched on Friday, January 2 as “96.1 The Eagle“. Exiting with the change were morning host Keith James and afternoon host Greg McShea. Eric Meier Brand Manager/Afternoon Host at sister AC “Lite 98.7” WLZW adds oversight for The Eagle.

2014 Post-Christmas Format Change Rundown/Watchlist

It’s beginning to look and feel like that time of the year. The time when radio stations use the Christmas holiday and beginning of the new year to launch new formats. Completed Changes 1/3: Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting closed on its purchase of Classic Rock 94.1 WSOS-FM and Country “100.7 The Bull” WMUV Jacksonville and flipped both to Christian AC “The Promise“. 1/2: Townsquare Classic Hits “Oldiez 96” WODZ-FM Utica, NY relaunches as “96.1 The Eagle“. 1/2: Cumulus Rhythmic CHR “Power 92.3” WZPW Peoria rebrands as “Peoria’s 92.3“. 1/1: Volusia Broadcasting flipped Oldies 1340 WROD/104.7 W284AV Daytona Beach to Classic Rock “The Rock of Daytona“. 1/1: 920 KKLS/104.7 K284BA Rapid City, SD flips to 80s ...[Read More]