Classic Rock 96.1 The Planet Debuts In Richmond
April 17, 2013 at 9:59 AM (PT)
CCM+E RICHMOND, VA announced today the debut of 96.1 THE PLANET, "RICHMOND's Only Classic Rock," which will begin broadcasting immediately. The station is broadcasting from a translator (W241AP) running off of WRVQ-HD2. The launch of 96.1 THE PLANET will return Classic Rock programming to RICHMOND, including artists like THE ROLLING STONES, PINK FLOYD, LED ZEPPELIN, VAN HALEN and more.
96.1 THE PLANET will also now welcome THE BOB & TOM SHOW for mornings followed by MARIA MILITO in middays, KEN DASHOW in afternoons and RON "BIG RIG" MICHAELS in nights.
"We are thrilled to offer great Classic Rock music programming which is something our listeners were missing until now," said OM DAVE SYMONDS. "Even years after THE PLANET left the airwaves, the name has still been synonymous with Classic Rock in RICHMOND and shows the passion listeners have for the format."
Fans can listen to 96.1 THE PLANET on the station's website, 961THE PLANET.com, as well as on iHEARTRADIO.COM and the iHEARTRADIO mobile app.