Entercom to Launch Throwback Station HOT 95.9 in Austin
PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 31, 2018 – Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, today announced the launch of HOT 95.9 (KKMJ-HD3) in Austin, TX. The station will provide the Austin region with curated throwback hits from the 1990s and 2000s from artists like Snoop Dogg, Beyoncé, Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z and Alicia Keys.
“We’re excited to launch HOT 95.9, Austin’s throwback station,” said Stephanie Callihan, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Austin. “The station’s unique playlist fills a void in the Austin music scene and is expertly curated with the city’s rising multicultural, millennial listener in mind.”
HOT 95.9 will celebrate its launch by playing continuous blocks of 95 minute back-to-back throwbacks, starting at 3:00 p.m. CT today. HOT 95.9 replaces 959 RNB.
Listeners can tune in to HOT 95.9 (KKMJ-HD3) in Austin on air, as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website.
HOT 95.9 is a RADIO.COM station. RADIO.COM is now the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States. The digital platform currently has over 300 stations and 1,100 podcasts with more added continuously.
RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom, a leading American media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the country.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 100 million people each week through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.audacyinc.wpengine.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).