KDKB Becomes Alt AZ 93.3

Alt AZ 93.3 KDKB Phoenix Trip Reeb Nancy Turner

Previous Format: Rock “93.3 KDKB” New Format: Alternative “Alt AZ 93.3” Date & Time Of Change: September 17, 2014 at 12pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by FMAirchecks.com Note: End of KDKB Rock format at 10:00am, launch of Alternative at 12pm.

KVIB Becomes 95.1 The Oasis

95.1 The Oasis KVIB Sun City West Phoenix Riviera Broadcasting

Previous Format: Spanish AC “95.1 Solamente Exitos” New Format: Soft AC “95.1 The Oasis” Date & Time Of Change: August 13, 2014 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by FMAirchecks.com

Eva 95.5 Becomes The Mountain

95.5 The Mountain Variety Hits Phoenix We Play Everything 98.7 Peak

Previous Format: Rhythmic AC “Eva 95.5” KYOT New Format: Variety Hits “95.5 The Mountain” Date & Time Of Change: January 10, 2014 at 5:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Related Changes: KYOT Becomes Eva 95.5 Aircheck Contributed By FMAirchecks.com

KPKX Becomes Arizona Sports

Arizona Sports 98.7 620 KTAR Ron Wolfley Doug Franz Wolf Burns Gambo

Previous Format: Variety Hits “98.7 The Peak” KPKX New Format: Sports “Arizona Sports 98.7” (simulcasting 620 KTAR) Date & Time Of Change: January 6, 2014 at 10:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by FMAirchecks.com

My 103.9 & Hot 97.5 Merge

hot 97.5 103.9 KMVA Phoenix KEXX Lyndsay Lynch Carson Trending Radio

Previous Format: Hot AC “My 103.9” KEXX New Format: Hot AC “Hot 97.5/103.9” 97.5 KMVA/103.9 KEXX Date & Time Of Change: January 1, 2014 at 12:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia

X103.9 Becomes My 103.9

Previous Format: Alternative “X103.9” New Format: Variety Hits “My 103.9” Date & Time Of Change: January 12, 2012 at 5:30am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Related Changes: The Edge Moves To 103.9

KYOT Becomes Eva 95.5

Previous Format: Smooth Jazz “95.5 The Coyote” New Format: Rhythmic AC “Eva 95.5″ Date & Time Of Change: August 31, 2011 at 5:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia

“Free-FM” KZON becomes Rhythmic CHR “101.5 Jamz”

With the Memorial Day weekend flip of WFNY New York back to Rock and the relaunch of KFRC in San Francisco, the new management of CBS Radio made it clear that the “Free-FM” network of talk stations would not be long for the world. While many of the stations simply drop the Free-FM branding, speculation […]

Movin 97.5 Debuts

Movin 97.5 KMVA Phoenix Rhythmic AC

Previous Format: Standards “Star 97.5” KRZS New Format: Rhythmic AC “Movin 97.5” KMVA Date & Time Of Change: October 27, 2006 More Info: Wikipedia Related Changes: Movin 97.5 KMVA Becomes Hot 97.5

Power 92 KKFR Becomes KTAR-FM

Previous Format: Rhythmic CHR “Power 92″ KKFR New Format: News/Talk KTAR-FM Date & Time Of Change: September 18, 2006 More Info: Wikipedia Related Changes: KZGL Becomes Power 98.3

KZGL Becomes Power 98.3

Previous Format: Alternative “98.3 The Z” New Format: Rhythmic CHR “Power 98.3″ Date & Time Of Change: September 18, 2006 More Info: Wikipedia Related Changes: Power 92 KKFR Becomes KTAR-FM

KDKB Relaunches

Previous Format: Rock “93.3 KDKB” New Format: Rock “93.3 KDKB” Date & Time Of Change: September 15, 2006 More Info: Wikipedia Aircheck Contributed by FMairchecks.com

“Loop 101″ 101.1 KAZL becomes “Energy 92.7 and 101.1″

In 1999, the company now known as Sierra H Broadcasting signed on KESP 101.1 FM in Payson, AZ. The format was Classic Hits (a.k.a. a lighter version of Classic Rock) under the name “Loop 101″ (which, probably not coincidentally, is also the name of a then-being-constructed freeway in the Phoenix area.) The call letters changed […]

KEDJ Becomes Amor 106.3

Previous Format: Modern Rock “Edge 106.3” KEDJ New Format: Spanish AC “Amor 106.3” KOMR Date & Time Of Change: October 30, 2001 at 12:00pm More Info: Wikipedia, Phoenix New Times Related Changes: KEDJ Moves To 103.9

The Edge Moves To 103.9

Previous Format: Rhythmic CHR “Party 103.9″ KPTY New Format: Modern Rock “103.9 The Edge” KEDJ Date & Time Of Change: October 30, 2001 at 12:00pm More Info: Wikipedia, Phoenix New Times Related Changes: KEDJ Becomes Amor 106.3

104.7 Kiss-FM Debuts

Previous Format: CHR “104-7 ZZP” New Format: Rhythmic CHR “104.7 Kiss-FM” Date & Time Of Change: April 23, 2001 at 12:00pm More Info: Wikipedia Related Changes: 104-7 ZZP Ends September 4, 1998 can be looked back upon as the beginning of the end of the second incarnation of KZZP. The irony here is that nothing […]

104-7 ZZP Ends

Previous Format: CHR “104-7 ZZP” New Format: Rhythmic CHR “104.7 Kiss-FM” Date & Time Of Change: April 20, 2001 at 6:00pm More Info: Wikipedia Related Changes: 104.7 Kiss-FM Debuts September 4, 1998 can be looked back upon as the beginning of the end of the second incarnation of KZZP. The irony here is that nothing […]

“Arizona Jamz” KAJM relaunches as “Mega 104.3 & 99.3″

For as long as many people can remember, 104.3 FM-Payson, AZ and its translators across northern and central Arizona (including 99.3 FM in the metro Phoenix area) had consistently been the home of poorly programmed and executed radio. Some of the attempts in the 90’s included Country (despite the presence of the powerful KNIX and […]

550 KGME Becomes NewsRadio 550 KFYI

Previous Format: Sports “SportsRadio 550” KGME New Format: News/Talk “NewsRadio 550” KFYI Date & Time Of Change: September 25, 2000 More Info: Wikipedia As part of the historic merger between Clear Channel and AMFM, Clear Channel elected to keep both KGME 550 (Sports) and KFYI 910 (News/Talk) as part of its AM portfolio in Phoenix. […]