97.5 Pride Radio Comes To Austin
January 12, 2016 at 8:24 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA/AUSTIN has launched 97.5 PRIDE RADIO, "The Pulse Of LGBT AUSTIN" on translator K248CU, KACE-HD2 and online at 975PrideAustin.com. 97.5 PRIDE RADIO is iHEARTMEDIA’s second FM radio station in the country with programming devoted to local Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) listeners and allies. The new station will kick off commercial free with 10,000 songs in a row on JANUARY 12th at 12noon (CT).
“As we look at AUSTIN’s progressive community, there is no better time to launch a radio station for LGBT listeners and allies,” said SVP/Programming PATRICK DAVIS. “We are very excited to bring 97.5 Pride Radio’s unique programming to a city that thrives on being different.”
“AUSTIN has one of the most active LGBT communities in the nation, and 97.5 PRIDE RADIO will fit right in with the community,” said PRIDE RADIO Brand Manager and SVP/Programming DON PARKER. “Through our iHEARTRADIO digital platform, PRIDE RADIO forms deep connections with listeners across the country through relatable programming and entertaining news content, and we look forward to creating a new bond between 97.5 PRIDE RADIO and local listeners through AUSTIN’s very own customized version of PRIDE RADIO!”