More flips to Nash FM

By on Sep, 7 2013 with Comment 1

NASH FM 94.7Cumulus’ heritage Country WJCL-FM 96.5 Savannah flipped to its signature Country format, Nash FM on 9/7. Five others made the flip as well: KAMO (Fayetteville, AR), KXKC (Lafayette, LA), WMDH (Muncie, IN), WLFF (Myrtle Beach, SC) and WFYR (Peoria, IL).

Cumulus CEO Lew Dickey said, “Following our debut of the NASH FM brand earlier this year we’re excited about expanding NASH to more radio stations as well as bringing NASH content to other forms of media including video and magazines. Our listeners and advertisers will continue to benefit from the variety of on-air and off-air Country lifestyle content opportunities associated with the NASH brand.”

Given the success of its Country WNSH-FM NYC, Cumulus also flipped WPKR/WPCK (Appleton-Oshkosh/Green Bay, WI), KHKI (Des Moines, IA), WKAK (Albany, GA), KQFC (Boise, ID) and WLXX (Lexington, KY) in May.

Cumulus is the nation’s largest Country broadcaster, with 84 Country format stations reaching more than 15 million listeners per month – including two of the top three most- listened-to Country stations in America.

Cumulus launched the NASH entertainment brand based on the Country music lifestyle in January starting with flagship “America’s Country Station” WNSH-FM.

About The Author: Carl has been with RBR-TVBR since 1997 and is currently Managing Director/Senior Editor. Residing in Northern Virginia, he covers the business of broadcasting, advertising, programming, new media and engineering. He’s also done a great deal of interviews for the company and handles our ever-growing stable of bylined columnists.

  1. SHERRI BECKER Says:

    SINCE YOU SWITCHED TO THE NEW FORMAT THE ONLY DIFFERENCE I SEE IS NO DJS HOW IMPERSSONAL. AND WE LIVE IN STATESBORO AND THE STATION HAS CUT OUT ALL WEEKEND,HAD TO LISTEN TO ANOTHER STATION, NOT MY RADIO SAME IN THE CAR, SO FAR SHOULD HAVE LEFT IT ALONE





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