X Marks The Spot On Jacksonville Format Flip
February 26, 2009 at 8:56 AM (PT)
COX '80s Oldies WMXQ (102.9 THE POINT)/JACKSONVILLE has flipped to Alternative under PD ANDY MEYER with the help of crosshall Top 40/Mainstream WAPE APD/MD CHASE DANIELS and sister Alternative WSUN (97X)/TAMPA PD SHARK.
VP/GM DAVID ISREAL tells ALL ACCESS, "This is an exciting day. We have a new radio station. THE NEW X102-9/JACKSONVILLE’s New Rock Alternative. COX RADIO is first and foremost a radio programming company. We look at the marketplace and seize upon opportunities with the greatest long-term reward. This morning at 5:55a, we launched THE NEW X 102-9, JACKSONVILLE’s New Rock Alternative. The station will play Modern Rock and primarily target 18-29 year old Males."
The station is running jockless. Check it out live at www.x1029.com.