Globe: What happened to rock radio in Boston?

Kevin Vahey
Sat May 26 17:22:08 EDT 2012

Mindich may actually think he does own the calls. It is possible that
CC and Mindich worked a deal that CC will either warehouse the calls
or just keep them on 101.7 and let Mindich do something online.

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On May 26, 2012, at 5:07 PM, Donna Halper <> wrote:

> And in that Globe article, it repeats the same assertion about Mindich
> owning the call letters:  "Stephen M. Mindich, chairman and chief
> executive of Phoenix Media/Communications Group, which sold WFNX,
> retained the station’s intellectual property, including its call letters
> and music library. He sold the license to broadcast at 101.7 FM, which
> means the station could relaunch elsewhere."

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