Sports Radio Boston – Boston Radio Swap

Boston Sports News - CBS Broadcasting Aug 12, 2009 Boston Radio Swap Takes Effect 'The Rock Of Boston' WBCN Signed Off, Mix Moved Up The Dial - BOSTON (WBZ) Overnight the landscape of Boston radio changed. WBCN 'The Rock of Boston' signed off and Mix 98.5 moved up the dial. Listeners who tuned into 98.5 on Wednesday heard recorded reminders from Mix personalities that they have moved to 104.1 FM. Thursday, a new all-sports format will take over 98.5, known as 'Boston's Sports Hub' … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Bruins, Patriots games to move to new ‘WBZ-FM’

Bruins, Patriots games to move to new 'WBZ-FM' Boston (WBZ Newsroom) -- Changes on the Boston radio dial. CBS Radio, owner of WBZ Newsradio 1030, announced Tuesday that Boston Bruins Hockey broadcasts will be moving to an FM sister station. The Bruins games along with New England Patriots games will now be heard on the new "98.5 The Sports Hub". That station will also assume the call letters WBZ-FM, pending FCC approval. A full talent and programming schedule for the station will be … [Read more...]

Mourning Boston Radio Stations – Neal Bocian

“RADIO DAY 2009? a.k.a. “MOURNING RADIO” - by Neal Bocian Before I begin let me commend Kathy Kiely, President of the Ad Club; Pierre Bouvard, President of Sales and Marketing for Arbitron; Mike Sheehan, CEO of Hill Holiday; Peter Smyth, Chairman and CEO of Greater Media; David Field, President and CEO of Entercom; Julie Kahn, Vice President of Entercom and everyone else involved behind the scenes, in putting together what could have been and should have been a fabulous … [Read more...]