Arm & Rage LLC Urban AC 1040 WJBE Powell/99.7 W259AV Knoxville TN has flipped from Urban AC to Urban. Now branded as “Jammin 99.7“, WJBE is swapping out the syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show for Steve Harvey. The flip places WJBE in direct competition with Scripps’ Rhythmic CHR “Hot 104.5” WKHT.
Arm & Rage Urban AC 1040 WWAM Powell/Knoxville, TN has added a translator simulcast on 99.7. Branded as “WJBE“, the station is branded as “Today’s R&B And Classic Soul” and has added the Tom Joyner Morning Show. WWAM debuted its Urban AC format last December following the purchase of then “Classic Country 1040” WKTI from Journal Broadcasting. 1040 operates with 10kW daytime and 3kW critical hours, while 99.7 W295AV has just completed an upgrade from 10 to 99 watts.