Previous Format: Adult Alternative “87.7 Cleveland’s Sound” WLFM-LP New Format: Spanish CHR “Mega 87.7” Date & Time Of Change: January 1, 2013 at 12:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by Ohio Media Watch http://formatchange.com/audio/709.mp3
Previous Format: AAA “V107.3” New Format: Stunting (Will Become Smooth AC “107.3 The Wave” on 1/4/12) Date & Time Of Change: December 19, 20111 More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Related Changes: 107.3 The Wave WNWV Becomes AAA Boom 107.3 Aircheck Contributed by Rob MacKenzie http://formatchange.com/audio/534.mp3
Previous Format: Smooth Jazz New Format: AAA Date & Time Of Change: December 28, 2009 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Note: Soon after launch, the station was renamed V107.3 due to a copyright claim on the Boom name. http://formatchange.com/audio/393.mp3
Previous Format: Hot AC “96.5 WKDD” New Format: CHR “96.5 Kiss-FM” WAKS (Kiss concurrently moved from 104.9) Date & Time Of Change: July 3, 2001 at 12:00am More Info: Wikipedia Related Changes: 95.5 WCLV moves to 104.9 Aircheck Contributed by Jason Takach http://formatchange.com/audio/547.mp3
What may go down in history as the most complex programming swap took place in Cleveland at the stroke of midnight on July 3, 2001. Triggered by a three way ownership swap involving Radio Seaway, Salem Communications, and Clear Channel the changes went down as follows: 1420 WHK Cleveland and 98.1 WHK-FM Canton’s programming moved to 50kw 1220 in Cleveland. 1220 WKNR Cleveland’s sports programming moved to 850 in Cleveland. 850 WRMR’s Cleveland’s Standards programming moved to 1420 Cleveland as WCLV. 96.5 WKDD Akron moved to 98.1 in Canton. 104.9 WAKS “Kiss-FM” moved to 96.5 in Akron with a new tower covering the entire Cleveland metro. 95.5 WCLV Cleveland’s Classical programming moved to 104.9 Lorain as WCLV-FM 95.5 debuted a new Contemporary Chris...