Previous Format: Rock “FM 96” New Format: Classic Rock “96.3 Big-FM” Date & Time Of Change: August 28, 2015 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Related Changes: CJKR Becomes 97.5 Big-FM Aircheck Contributed by Mark David http://formatchange.com/audio/826.mp3
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. http://formatchange.com/audio/784.mp3
Previous Format: Rock “92.3 K-Rock” WXRK New Format: Hot Talk “92.3 Free-FM” WFNY-FM Date & Time Of Change: January 3, 2006 at 6:00am More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia When Howard Stern announced his departure from terrestrial radio in late 2004, then-Infinity Broadcasting was left with a year to put together plans for replacements. In October, they announced a new initiative called Free-FM, branding all of its FM Talk stations under that name and included 4 different shows replacing Stern in various markets. Infinity also announced they would be flipping additional stations to the format including K-Rock in New York. K-Rock, which was New York’s only source for current Rock music, had only earlier in the year refocused from Alternative to Mainstream Rock in a...
Previous Format: Active Rock “Rock 103.5” WRCX New Format: Rhythmic Oldies “The New 103.5” (eventually “103.5 The Beat” WUBT) Date & Time Of Change: November 3, 1998 at 5:00pm More Info: Wikipedia Related Changes: “103.5 The Beat” flips from Rhythmic Oldies to CHR “Kiss-FM” http://formatchange.com/audio/146.mp3
Previous Format: 90s Hits “94X” New Format: Rock “94.3 The Shark” Date & Time Of Change: September 14, 2012 at 12:00pm More Info: RadioInsight, Wikipedia Related Changes: 94.3 WMJC Becomes Gen X Radio “94X” Note: A minute into this aircheck features a snafu where the Shark launch package begins over 94X’s final song followed by dead air and then the song starts again from the beginning. http://formatchange.com/audio/624.mp3