'95.5 The Game' Afoot In Portland
May 1, 2008 at 5:32 AM (PT)
It's official, as ROSE CITY RADIO announces the MAY 12th launch of the new Sports format on what is presently Top 40-Rhythmic KXJM (JAMMIN' 95.5)/PORTLAND.
"95.5 THE GAME" will feature former crosstown ENTERCOM Sports KFXX-A (1080 THE FAN) host KEN VANCE and ABC affiliate KATU (TV) personality KATY BROWN in mornings, PREMIERE's JIM ROME 9a-Noon PT, FOX SPORTS RADIO's CHRIS MYERS and SEAN FARNHAM noon-3p, OREGONIAN columnist and KXJM sister Talk KXL-A evening sports talk host JOHN CANZANO taking his "BALD-FACED TRUTH" show to the new FM for 3-6p and former KFXX host GAVIN DAWSON doing 6-7p. FOX SPORTS RADIO's J.T. THE BRICK, BEN MALLER, and STEVE CZABAN will fill the rest of the weekday schedule. The new station will also broadcast PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS, SEATTLE SEAHAWKS, and UNIVERSITY OF OREGON DUCKS games, all presently heard on KXL.
"We are extremely excited to be launching 95.5 THE GAME, the only all-sports FM radio station in the Western UNITED STATES," said PD JAMES DERBY. "Our play-by-play and live sports talk programming will offer PORTLAND sports fans an incredible array of options that will keep them closer to the action than ever before."