The Jibguy's ratings
Thu May 3 07:33:16 EDT 2007
WXKS (AM) 1430 has been running HD since long before the switch to Rumba.
WKOX will also run HD once the move to Newton is complete.
Dan Strassberg, firstname.lastname@example.org
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From: "Bradford Wood" <email@example.com>
To: "Michael E" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, May 03, 2007 7:14 AM
Subject: Re: The Jibguy's ratings
> If it didn't happen with the move by CC into the Boston market with
> Rumba, it won't happen with any other FM'er. I actually subscribed to
> the possibility that Jam'n was going to go Spanish, but when it went to
> 1430/1200 - that didn't surprise me either. Still waiting for them to
> go HD to give Costa/Eagle a run for their money, but I digress. While
> there is a growing Hispanic population in the Boston market, it is not
> yet enough to garner the money that would be needed to support a full
> time FM'er in Boston. But when that happens - my money is on Jam'n and
> The other problem is the Spanish format - there's not just one hardcore
> format. Its broken down into many various formats (tejano, bachatta,
> and reggaton just to name a few) - and from what I understand - you
> can't really mix one or more of them successfully.
> Michael E wrote:
> > From: Donna Halper <email@example.com>
> >> And did I miss the numbers of WKOX/WXKS? Didn't they do better with
> >> progressive talk than they are doing with Spanish? 8-)
> > I think it's sound quality.
> > Spanish-speaking listeners know how bad AM sounds, compared to FM.
> > How long til a Boston FM is either bought by a Hispanic owner, or one
> > of the conglomerates makes one of the stations Spanish full-time?
> > _________________________________________________________________
> > Exercise your brain! Try Flexicon.
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