CBS RADIO’s hit music station 92.3 FM in New York will launch a new brand and programming focus that will result in the station playing more songs than ever before. Premiering on Thursday, May 22 at 2:00PM, New York’s New 92.3 AMP RADIO will be a destination for listeners to discover the best new music with a distinct local appeal and presentation. AMP RADIO can be heard on-air, online at www.923ampradiony.com or by downloading the Radio.com app for a variety of mobile and tablet devices.
Among the artists to be featured on 92.3 AMP RADIO include the acclaimed Pharrell Williams, Ariana Grande, and Calvin Harris, and breakout artists Iggy Azalea, Jhene Aiko and Tiesto, to name a few. The station will initially be presented with limited commercial interruption.
“We are excited to introduce a dynamic radio station with an aggressive approach to highlighting today’s hottest names in music while also exposing audiences to those artists just emerging on the scene,” said Rick Thomas, Program Director of the station. “As the number of music platforms continues to grow, study after study shows that consumers still look to radio as their leading source for hearing new music. AMP RADIO will be that perfect combination of songs from established and up and coming voices that mirrors the tastes of its local listeners.”
About 92.3 AMP RADIO
New York’s 92.3FM is owned by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States. Producing original audio and video contest, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 126 radio stations in 27 markets – including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio – as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.