Country KKND Shifts From 106.7 To Power 102.9
July 2, 2008 at 3:29 PM (PT)
CITADEL debuts Top 40/Rhythmic KKND (POWER 102.9)/NEW ORLEANS with 10,000 songs in a row, blowing up the Country format, and swapping frequencies with Urban AC sister KMEZ (OLD SCHOOL 106.7) at its new home at 106.7.
POWER 102.9 will run "Non-Stop Hip-Hop," and is set to reach teens and young adults in the market. OM LEBRON "LBJ" JOSEPH said, "It's an exciting time for us at CITADEL and the city to showcase today's top artists and embrace our wealth of local talent."
Market Mgr. DAVID KUBICKI added, "The launch of POWER 102.9 is THURSDAY JULY 3rd, 2008 at 10:29a (CT), and is offering more choices for our listeners as well as more options for advertising clients which is always a plus to our community."
"We are thrilled to welcome 'Non-Stop Hip-Hop' to the NEW ORLEANS area," said Mayor C. RAY NAGIN. Find the site at www.POWER1029.com.