Cumulus Indianapolis Flips CHR WYRG-FM to Rock as ''93-9X''
|RADIO ONLINE | Friday, May 24, 2019|
Cumulus Media flips CHR WYRG-FM (Energy 93.9)/Indianapolis to "93-9X" with the slogan "Indy's Rock Station." The new Rock outlet will play songs from Led Zeppelin, Foo Fighters, AC/DC, Metallica, Nirvana and Guns 'N Roses, among others. 93-9X will run commercial-free through Memorial Day weekend. "The Bert Show" moves from WYRG to mornings on sister WNTR-FM (107.9 The Mix).
Cumulus Indianapolis VP/Market Manager Chuck Fredrick said, "93-9X Indianapolis's Rock Station is looking forward to serving the Rock enthusiast and the communities they live, work and celebrate in."
Corporate Program Director Troy Hanson added, "We are excited to expand the successful 93X brand to Indianapolis with the new 93-9X. Shout out to (KXXR/MSP Program Director) Derek Madden, our brainchild on this project, as we fill a hole in the marketplace with a much-needed Rock station. The partnership opportunities this brand adds to our Indy cluster portfolio and Rock platform are limitless."