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Old 04-17-2009, 07:47 AM
 
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Default 99X FM back on the airwaves

For those of you who missed 99X, it is back:

4/17: Morning Mash with the return of 99X — to 97.9 | Radio & TV Talk
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Old 04-17-2009, 08:15 AM
 
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Listen live online: Cumulus Streaming Player

Or over the air at 97.9. Coverage is limited pimarily to ITP.
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Old 04-17-2009, 10:00 AM
 
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To be successful, I think 99X needs to take some lessons from the Boston area's WFNX 101.7.

An alternative rock station that has successfully tailored to "both ends," etc.

WFNX is a very good and very impressive alt rock/rock station.
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Old 04-17-2009, 08:33 PM
 
Location: Atlanta
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99X need to take some chances on some new talent. Stop corporatizing the crap out of everything!
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Old 04-18-2009, 03:20 PM
 
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yeah, is it true that the GM is also a DJ?
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Old 04-19-2009, 10:35 AM
 
Location: Cobb County, Georgia
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So now we have 99x on 97.9
96 Rock on 100.5 and
Q100 on 99.7. lol
I'm not sure why 99x came back, they gave up there signal for Q100 to take over and now are back on a weaker signal that barely spans 20 miles. If they couldn't make it before on the larger signal how now?
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Old 04-19-2009, 10:42 AM
 
Location: Marietta, GA
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To be successful, I think 99X needs to take some lessons from the Boston area's WFNX 101.7.

An alternative rock station that has successfully tailored to "both ends," etc.

WFNX is a very good and very impressive alt rock/rock station.
Yes. I loved FNX in Boston and BRU in Providence.
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Old 04-19-2009, 10:26 PM
 
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Atlanta needs a truly good alternative radio station.
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Old 04-20-2009, 07:50 AM
 
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That's great that 99X is back. Started listening to it again this weekend. The market sorely needed it. Thanks for the update.
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Old 04-20-2009, 09:39 AM
 
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Yeah I have had 99x on for a few days now. I also turned on WFNX in Boston for a little bit, but it just didn't quite jive with me. I'll give it another go, but I think 99x is just about perfect for when I want to listen to alternative.
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