Bubba The Love Sponge Goes North Of The Border

Syndicated talker Bubba The Love Sponge has gained his first affiliate in Canada. My Broadcasting Hot Talk/Sports “Extra 90.5” CJMB Peterborough ON will add Bubba for mornings beginning on Monday, February 22. Bubba will join a lineup that includes much of the CBS Sports Radio content including Jim Rome, Doug Gottleib, and Ferrall on the Bench as well as CJCL Toronto’s Primetime Sports. The station also carries Peterborough Petes junior hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Blue Jays,

Corus Launches National Fresh Radio Brand Across Canada

Corus Radio has rebranded seven of its AC and Hot AC stations across Canada as “Fresh Radio“. Five of the stations were previously using a similar “Fresh-FM” branding while the other two were branded as “Hits” prior to today. The six stations utlizing the new brand are: “92.5 Fresh Radio” CKNG-FM Edmonton “95.3 Fresh Radio” CING-FM Hamilton, ON “99.1 Fresh Radio” CJGV-FM Winnipeg “100.5 Fresh Radio” CKRU-FM Peterborough, ON “103.1 Fresh Radio” CFHK-FM London, ON “104.3 Fresh Radio” CKWS-FM Kingston, ON “104.5 Fresh Radio” CFLG-FM Corwall, ON Each station is keeping its unique musical sound, CKRU-FM and CFLG-FM are more gold based, while CJGV Winnipeg has utilized the rebr...[Read More]

CKRU Flips To AC

Corus’ “KRUZ 100.5” CKRU Peterborough, ON has completed its evolution from Classic Hits to AC as it rebranded as “Hits 100.5” at 10:00 today. While remaining branded as “Peterborough’s Greatest Hits”, the station is now focusing mainly on music from the 90s through today. The move replicates a similar adjustment made earlier this year at 104.3 CKWS-FM Kingston. Today at 10 a.m., Corus Radio Peterborough launched Hits 100.5, featuring more music, more hits and more fun. Hits 100.5 will feature a diverse and dynamic playlist showcasing today’s biggest names in music along with chart toppers from the 80s and 90s. Tune in Monday through Sunday, for a 24/7 hits blitz from the past three decades including current hits from today’s most popular arti...[Read More]

Canada To Gain First FM Sports Station

Following its purchase of Christian Talk “FM 90.5” CJMB Peterborough, ON earlier this year, My Broadcasting Company will soon relaunch the station as Sports “talkSports Radio“. While no date is set for the launch, The Peterborough Examiner reports the station will carry a mix of local hosts and programming from CBS Sports Radio including John Feinstein and Jim Rome. The station will continue as the flagship of the Peterborough Petes of the Ontario Hockey League as well as the local affiliate of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Blue Jays.