99.3 Phoenix

1580 The Fanatic To Launch In Phoenix

CRC Broadcasting will launch Sports “1580 The Fanatic” KQFN Tempe/Phoenix on Monday, February 13. The new format will feature content from CBS Sports Radio and SB Nation Radio along with 8-10 hours of local weekday programming. The station’s daytime lineup includes The Morning Fanatics with K-Ray and Bauer from 6-9am, Fouhy on The Fanatic from 9-10am, CBS Sports Radio’s Jim Rome from 10am-12pm, The Daily Blender with Jeffry O’Brien from 12-2pm, The Dean’s List with Jeff Dean from 2-3pm, Mike ‘Roc’ Muraco and Dan ‘Manuch’ Manucci with Shawn Crespin from 3-6pm. Additional local shows not yet listed will air from 6-9pm and network programming from 9pm-6am and weekends. Roc & Manuch currently air on Hubbard Sports “NBC Sports 1060̶...[Read More]

FCC Applications 4/5: Rock 102 New Haven On The Move

Translator Moves Following interference complaints from Saga’s 102.1 WAQY Springfield, MA, iHeartMedia’s Classic Rock “Rock 102” W271BW Milbrook/New Haven, CT applies to relocate to 101.5 with 5 watts at -27 meters (Coverage Map). 101.5 is first adjacent to sister CHR “KC 101.3” WKCI-FM Hamden, which means its just a first step before a second frequency change. Michael Piazza’s 99.3 K257CD Phoenix seeks to increase its coverage with an upgrade to 250 watts horizontal at 261 meters from its existing location. K257CD will continue to rebroadcast CRC Broadcasting’s “Money Radio 1510” KFNN Mesa (Coverage Map). Yet another translator is attempting to make a move into Indianapolis as Kaspar Broadcasting’s 94.3 W232CP Noblesville s...[Read More]

FCC Applications 9/21: New Translators For Atlanta & Baltimore

Translator Moves Steve Hedgwood’s Core Communicators recently launched Urban Oldies “Old School 99.3” on Edgewater Broadcasting’s W257DF Dallas, GA rebroadcasting 1010 WTZA Atlanta. Now the translator applies to move to downtown Atlanta with 99 watts at 263 meters (Coverage Map). Radio-One may be adding an additional FM signal in Baltimore. Hope Christian Church of Marlton is seeking to move 102.3 W272BJ Fairlee, MD across Chesapeake Bay where it would operate with 99 watts ant 335 meters rebroadcasting Radio-One’s 1010 WOLB Baltimore (Coverage Map). The translator won’t have to worry about interference complaints from co-channel 102.3 WWMJ Bethesda as it is owned by Radio-One. Community Education Foundation is inching 94.7 K234CL Dolan Springs, AZ towar...[Read More]

Money Radio Phoenix Adds FM Simulcast

CRC Broadcasting’s “Money Radio 1510” KFNN Mesa/Phoenix has added an FM simulcast. The simulcast will come via 99.3 K257CD Phoenix, whose 20 watt signal covers the northern portions of Phoenix and Glendale. Owned by Michael Piazza, the translator had previously been rebroadcasting Urban “101.1 The Beat” KNRJ. 1510 KFNN operates with 22kW daytime and 100 watts at night.

101.1 The Beat Phoenix Completes Signal Upgrade

Sierra H Broadcasting’s Urban “101.1 The Beat” KNRJ Payson AZ has completed its signal upgrade in the Phoenix metro with a city of license change to Cordes Lakes. The station had been using translators 92.7 K224CJ and 99.3 K257CD in Phoenix to serve the city itself. With the upgrade, the translators have been completely deemphasized. Press Release follows: KNRJ – FM, The BEAT 101.1 FM Upgrades it’s Signal and Reaches One-Million More Listeners In the Phoenix Metropolitan Area and Surrounding Northern Arizona Communities For more than three years The BEAT has been broadcasting on three frequencies to cover the Phoenix Metropolitan Area, 101.1 FM, 92.7 FM and 99.3 FM. This was due to the fact that the station was licensed miles away to Payson, Arizona with its main ...[Read More]