WTSH Becomes X107.1

X107.1 Atlants WTSH W296BB Alternative Revolution

Previous Format: Country “South 107” WTSH (Moved To 93.5) New Format: Alternative “X107.1” Date & Time Of Change: June 23, 2014 at 12:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia

Radio 105.7 Atlanta Launches

Radio 105.7 Atlanta WWVA-FM Aly Roche Jordin Silver

Previous Format: Rhythmic CHR “Wild 105.7/96.7” WWVA-FM/WWLG New Format: Alternative “Radio 105.7” Date & Time Of Change: March 28, 2013 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Notes: Audio features end of “Wild 105.7” at 10:57am leading into hour of stunting before launch of “Radio 105.7” a little after 12:00pm.

98.9 The Bone Becomes The Walk

Previous Format: Active Rock “98.9 The Bone” New Format: Country/Christian AC “98.9 The Walk” Date & Time Of Change: February 4, 2013 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia

Dave Becomes 92.9 The Game

Previous Format: AAA “92.9 Dave-FM” New Format: Sports “92.9 The Game” Date & Time Of Change: October 24, 2012 at 2:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia

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

All News 106.7 Debuts

Previous Format: Classic Hits “106.7 Atlanta’s Greatest Hits” New Format: News “All News 106.7” Date & Time Of Change: May 29, 2012 at 5:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by Jason Smith

99X Returns On 97.9

Previous Format: None New Format: Modern Rock “99X On 97.9″ Date & Time Of Change: April 17, 2009 at 9:09am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia

Rock 100.5 Atlanta Debuts

Previous Format: CHR New Format: Rock Date & Time Of Change: January 28, 2008 at 5:45am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Related Changes: 99X Atlanta Signs-Off, Q100 Moves In

94.9 Lite-FM WLTM becomes The Bull WUBL

The Autumn of 2006 brought massive shakeups to Clear Channel’s Atlanta cluster, affecting all 5 of their FM stations in the market. The first shoe dropped on November 17 when Modern Rocker “105.3 The Buzz” moved to the stronger 96.1 frequency that had been home to heritage Classic Rocker “96 Rock” becoming Active Rock “Project […]

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 […]

WMXV Becomes Cool 105.7

Cool 105.7 WLCL Atlanta Oldies

Previous Format: Classic Rock “Mix 105.7” WMXV New Format: Oldies “Cool 105.7” WLCL Date & Time Of Change: February 7, 2003 at 12:10pm More Info: Wikipedia

97.1 WFOX flips from Oldies to Urban Hot AC

Summary by Lou Pickney. Cox Broadcasting launched a “Save Our Oldies” campaign in Spring 2002 as a promotional venture to raise brand awareness about its oldies programming on 97.1 WFOX. Atlanta Oldies listeners feared that the company might be contemplating a shift from Oldies, though at the time they were assured that this was merely […]

105.3 The Max Moves In

Previous Format: Country “Y105.5” WYAI Carrollton, GA New Format: 80s Hits “105.3 The Max” WMAX Bowdon, GA (Move In To Atlanta Market) Date & Time Of Change: February 18, 2002 More Info: Wikipedia

WMKJ becomes Wild 96.7

On August 11, 2000, Clear Channel flipped AC-formatted WMKJ “Magic 96″ to “The New 96-7, Atlanta’s Party Station”, giving the Atlanta area an R&B and hip-hop-oriented Rhythmic CHR on a limited signal. The station announced that a new moniker would be coming soon. Eventually, a “Survivor”-type contest surfaced on the station’s Web site, in which […]