What we're reading tonight: "Longtime classical music radio host Chris Felcyn dead at 67," from the Detroit Free Press. … [Read more...] about Longtime classical music radio host Chris Felcyn dead at 67
iHeartMedia/West Michigan promotes Country/WBCT-FM (93.7fm, Grand Rapids) PD Dave Taft to SVP/Programming for iHeart's West Michigan territory. That includes both Grand Rapids and Muskegon. In September 2009, Mr. Taft became "B-93" PD, after being promoted from APD/MD. … [Read more...] about iHeart/West Michigan promotion
Radio Ink profiles Rachel Buchanan, the new GM at Spring Arbor University's HOME.fm, the Contemporary Christian radio network heard on 7 frequencies: WSAE (106.9fm, Jackson) W222BB (92.3fm, Battle Creek) W246AU (97.1fm, Coldwater) W252CN (98.3fm, Lansing) W252BA (98.3fm, Chelsea) W258AH (99.5fm, Kalamazoo) W269CS (101.7fm, Galesburg) … [Read more...] about Radio Ink profiles new Spring Arbor University “HOME.fm” General Manager
Alpha Media's Country/WCEN-FM (94.5fm, Hemlock) joined forces with Mountain Town Brewing Company and recently debuted "94-5 The Moose New Country Ale." … [Read more...] about Saginaw’s WCEN debuts a new…beer?
More, from The Holland Sentinel. … [Read more...] about Article: Christian radio station burns down
Cumulus owns AAA/WQKL (107.1fm, Ann Arbor), and they started receiving complaints after Crawford Broadcasting signed on FM translator W296DY (107.1fm, Detroit), as a simulcast of their Religious/WRDT (560am, Monroe). Crawford tried fixing the interference by reducing their 60 watts of power to 30 watts, but the WQKL listener complaints didn't stop. Crawford will work to find a new transmitter site for their FM translator, and they've shut off the FM translator in the meantime. … [Read more...] about Crawford shuts down Detroit translator