Hello, and welcome into All Things Radio podcast 219!
Jeff’s radio news segment takes a look at the end of a talk radio network, Cumulus expands its Nash brand to 6 more markets, we’ll let you know what’s happening on the street, and finally, we’ll take a look at the Personal People Meter for August.
Several new stations sign on and lots of stations change their formats in Jenny’s call letter and format segment this week.
Walt’s Retro Radio edition 167 features an aircheck of Nick Nixon senior from fall of 1963 on WBBF, Rochester, New York.
The Market Scope this week features 2 AM News/Talk stations from Springfield, Illinois which were requested by 2 listeners. WTAX AM 1240
WTAX 1240 WTAX to to www.billsparks.org to listen live to this station. and 107.5 FM. We follow that up with a feature of AM 970 WMAY
also from Springfield.
Jeff features 3 stations this week. The first station is KMTT FM from Seattle, Washington.
They dropped their alternative format for rhythmic Top 40.
We then travel to Washington D.C. and WRQX FM. They are a top 40 format.
We wrap things up by listening to the Classic Rock channel found on Iheart radio.
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