WTUG/Tuscaloosa Flips To Urban
April 29, 2016 at 7:05 AM (PT)
TOWNSQUARE MEDIA has flipped Urban AC WTUG (92.9)/TUSCALOOSA, AL. to Mainstream Urban.
Recently ALL ACCESS reported the hiring of radio veteran MICKEY JOHNSON as Brand Manager (NET NEWS 4/12). He introduced the new format with a prank involving a videotaped dismissal of midday personality JADE NICOLE.
NICOLE explained on her station blog how she and her new boss cooked up the scheme in a lunchtime brainstorming session.
A YOUTUBE video of the prank firing is below.