Astoria

The Secret Format Changes Of 2016

One thing I’ve noticed over the course of this year, I’ve noticed more and more format changes and station rebrandings happening under the radar. Some we’ve heard about from one source but were never able to verify for weeks or months as they took place with no announcements from the station and a lacking online presence. Once again, how do you expect listeners to find you if you don’t let them know you exist. Here’s a rundown of changes from this year we have not seen reported here or anywhere else: Liberman Broadcasting rebranded Regional Mexican “La Bonita 106.7” KZZA Muenster/Dallas TX as “La Ranchera 106.7” and began simulcasting on what was “ESPN Deportes 1540” KZMP University Park in early September. Radio WEBS flippe...[Read More]

AAA Relaunch In Astoria

Following the recent closing of its purchase of AAA “Q94.9” KQCB-FM Cannon Beach/Astoria, OR, Spinlogic Enterprises has relaunched the station as “94.9 The Bridge” KBGE. Mark and Mickie Evans’ Spinlogic Enterprises purchased the station last fall from the estate of Calcomm Stations for $170,000. Calcomm owner Cal Brady, who served as GM/PD/Night host at KQCB died in 2013.