Cumulus Launches Three More NASH Icon Stations; Rebrands Three Others As Nash
October 31, 2014 at 12:02 PM (PT)
CUMULUS MEDIA rebranded three stations as NASH FM TODAY (10/31) while concurrently launching three others as NASH ICON branded properties. Newly branded NASH stations are KTOP/TOPEKA, KS, KATC/COLORADO SPRINGS, CO and KBUL/RENO, NV.
The BLAIR GARNER-hosted “AMERICA’s MORNING SHOW” is set for a debut on KTOP beginning MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3rd.
NASH ICON launches include former Classic Hits outlets WORC/WORCESTER, MA and WOGT/CHATTANOOGA, TN.
Additionally, News/Talk WLVK-F ends its simulcast with WLVK-A launching TODAY (10/31) at 6a (ET) as GARTH 101.5, in celebration of GARTH BROOKS’ concert at LEXINGTON’s RUPP ARENA TONIGHT. The station will transition to NASH ICON effective at 5P (ET).
Coming at Midnight TONIGHT, Top 40 WELJ/NEW LONDON, CT, currently simulcast with WPLJ/NEW YORK moves to a 100% Simulcast of CUMULUS Country WNSH, becoming NASH 94.7/NEW YORK, serving EASTERN LONG ISLAND.
These changes/additions bring the NASH branded station total to 41, and increases CUMULUS’ profile of NASH ICON stations to 20.
“NASH continues to take the Country world by storm. NASH captures the essence of what it is to be Country and NASH ICON is the most exciting new format in radio,” said CUMULUS EVP/Content and Programming JOHN DICKEY. “Our new NASH and NASH Icon stations are thrilled to be formally associated with these brands.”