Active Rock

WTFX Becomes 93.1 The Beat

Previous Format: Active Rock “93.1 The Fox” New Format: Urban “93.1 The Beat” Date & Time Of Change: More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia http://formatchange.com/audio/862.mp3

WTZB Becomes Z105

Previous Format: Active Rock “105.9 The Buzz” New Format: Classic Rock “Z105” Date & Time Of Change: February 1, 2016 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia http://formatchange.com/audio/853.mp3

KZZE Becomes The Valley

Previous Format: Active Rock “Rock 106.3” KZZE New Format: AAA “106.3 The Valley” KYVL Date & Time Of Change: August 3, 2015 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia http://formatchange.com/audio/822.mp3

Rev 105 Becomes X105

Previous Format: Alternative “Rev 105” 105.1 KREV/105.3 WREV/105.7 KCFE-FM New Format: Active Rock “X105” 105.1 KXXP/105.3 KXXU/105.7 KXXR Date & Time Of Change: March 11, 1997 at 1:25pm More Info: Rev 105 Tribute, Wikipedia Aircheck Courtesy of Crap From The Past http://formatchange.com/audio/397.mp3

Rock 104.9 Becomes The Hawk

Previous Format: Active Rock “Rock 104.9” KBOB-FM New Format: Country “104.9 The Hawk” KQCS Date & Time Of Change: July 9, 2014 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia http://formatchange.com/audio/762.mp3

The Dam Becomes Magic 94.3

Previous Format: Active Rock “94.3 The Dam” New Format: Urban AC “Magic 94.3” Date & Time Of Change: March 6, 2014 at 9:43am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia http://formatchange.com/audio/735.mp3

106.9 Planet Radio Debuts

Previous Format: Sports W295AZ (Rebroadcasting “Sportsradio 930” WFXJ) New Format: Active Rock “106.9 Planet Radio” (rebroadcasting 97.9 WNWW-HD2) Date & Time Of Change: July 2, 2013 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight http://formatchange.com/audio/674.mp3

98.9 The Bone Launches

Previous Format: Alternative “99X” New Active Rock “98.9 The Bone” September 1, 2012 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia http://formatchange.com/audio/619.mp3

Project 96.1 Gets Powerful

Previous Format: Active Rock “Project 9-6-1” New Format: CHR “Power 96.1” Date & Time Of Change: August 29, 2012 at 8:05pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia http://formatchange.com/audio/615.mp3

K-Rock Becomes Hot 105.5

Previous Format: Active Rock “K-Rock 105.5” New Format: CHR “Hot 105.5” Date & Time Of Change: January 12, 2012 at 12:05pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by Mark David http://formatchange.com/audio/551.mp3

Gex X 104.9 Becomes The Brew

Previous Format: 90s Hits “Gen X Radio 104.9” KSGX New Format: Active Rock “104.9 The Brew” KKBW Date & Time Of Change: November 1, 2011 at 12:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Related Changes: Funky Monkey 104.9 Becomes Gen X Radio Aircheck Contributed by Mike Workman http://formatchange.com/audio/536.mp3

The Rock WCVS Becomes Boss 96.7

Previous Format: Active Rock New Format: Classic Rock Date & Time Of Change: January 7, 2011 at 12:00pm Thank You to John Moody for contributing this aircheck. http://formatchange.com/audio/443.mp3

Funky Monkey 104.9 Becomes Gen X Radio

Previous Format: Active Rock New Format: Gen X Oldies Date & Time Of Change: November 10, 2010 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight http://formatchange.com/audio/432.mp3

“Rock 104″ WRUF Becomes Country “103.7 The Gator”

Previous Format: Active Rock New Format: Country Date & Time Of Change: 10/15/2010 11:00am More Info: RadioInsight http://formatchange.com/audio/429.mp3

103.7 The Dam Debuts

Previous Format: None New Format: Active Rock Date & Time Of Change: 3/18/2010 10:37am More Info: RadioInsight, Broadcast KC http://formatchange.com/audio/371.mp3

94.7 The Buzz Becomes The Brew

Previous Format: Active Rock New Format: 80’s Rock Date & Time Of Change: December 29, 2009 at 10:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Aircheck contributed by Ryan Beam http://formatchange.com/audio/373.mp3

KUFO Relaunches

Previous Format: Active Rock New Format: Active Rock Date & Time Of Change: October 28, 2009 at 7:00am More Info: Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by Mark David http://formatchange.com/audio/482.mp3

97.1 The Eagle Returns

Previous Format: Spanish AC “La Preciosa” New Format: Active Rock Date & Time Of Change: 12/18/2007 6:00am strong>More Info: RadioInsight, Dallas Radio History, Wikipedia Related Format Changes: KEGL Becomes Sunny 97.1 http://formatchange.com/audio/303.mp3

96.1 WKLS becomes Project 9-6-1

During the course of 2006, “The Buzz”, which had upgraded from suburban rimshot 96.7 to the 105.3 signal gradually caught up to and later surpassed heritage Modern Rocker 99X in the ratings. Meanwhile, sister Classic Rocker WKLS “96 Rock” lost its morning show following an incident with a show on sister station Viva 105.7 and battled competition from recent Classic Hits sign-on WSRV “97.1 The River”. Beginning a string that would see changes at all 5 Clear Channel owned FM’s in Atlanta, The Buzz format was moved to the stronger 96.1 frequency and evolved to Active Rock as “Project 9-6-1” in an attempt to revitalize the once heritage rocker. The 105.3 frequency simulcasted Project for a few weeks to move the listeners over and eventually...

97.7 WILD-FM becomes WAAF Simulcast

Sometimes the biggest moves come out of nowhere. Unexpectedly on August 21, 2006, Radio-One announced the sale of Urban AC “97.7 WILD-FM” to Entercom. By the next day, Entercom had already taken over the operations of the station via an LMA. The signal, which rimshots Boston and it’s southern suburbs was a perfect compliment to the western based signal of 107.3 WAAF. The former Worcester station had recently upgraded its signal and moved eastward with a change in city of license to Westborough, but still had a hard time covering the urban center of Boston putting it at a competitive disadvantage. With the 97.7 and 107.3 signals combined, WAAF could promote the fact that it covered more area than any Boston FM signal. As the ticking clock stunt hit zero, you could make out...

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