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WBMX, known on-air as "Mix 98.5," is a radio station with a hot adult contemporary format in Boston, Massachusetts. Located at 98.5 FM, the station adopted its current format in 1991. To meet Wikipedias quality standards and appeal to a wider international audience, this article may require cleanup. ... Adult contemporary music, frequently abbreciated to just AC, is a type of radio format that plays mainstream and pop music, without hip-hop or rap since, as per the name, it is geared more towards adults than teens. ... Nickname: City on a Hill, Beantown, The Hub (of the Solar System), Athens of America Motto: {{{motto}}} Official website: www. ... Frequency modulation (FM) is a form of modulation which represents information as variations in the instantaneous frequency of a carrier wave. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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FM radio stations in the Boston market

By frequency: 88.1 | 88.9 | 89.7 | 90.3 | 90.9 | 91.9 | 92.5 | 92.9 | 93.7 | 94.5 | 95.3 | 96.9 | 97.7 | 98.5 | 99.5 | 100.7 | 101.7 | 102.5 | 103.3 | 104.1 | 105.7 | 106.7 | 107.3 | 107.9 Roberts FM radio FM radio is a broadcast technology invented by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio. ... Nickname: City on a Hill, Beantown, The Hub (of the Solar System), Athens of America Motto: {{{motto}}} Official website: www. ... Sine waves of various frequencies; the lower waves have higher frequencies than those above. ... WMBR is the MIT-run student broadcasting station. ... WERS (89. ... WGBH is an established public television and public radio broadcast service located in Boston, Massachusetts. ... WZBC is the Boston College student-run radio station. ... WBUR is the larger of two NPR member stations in Boston, Massachusetts. ... WUMB (91. ... WXRV (The River 92. ... WBOS is an adult album alternative station licensed to Brrokline, Massachusetts serving the Boston market owned by Greater Media. ... WMKK is a radio station licensed to Lawrence, Massachusetts which broadcasts at 93. ... WJMN, a very successful Rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio radio station licensed to Boston. ... WHRB is the student-run radio station of Harvard College. ... WTKK is a New England commercial talk radio station, broadcast out of Boston on 96. ... WILD-FM is an Urban Contemporary radio station licensed to Brockton, Massachusetts that serves the Boston area . ... WKLB is a radio station licensed to Lowell, Massachusetts. ... WZLX (100. ... WFNX is a New England commercial alternative music radio station. ... WCRB (102. ... WODS, known on-air as Oldies 103. ... WBCN 104. ... WROR is a radio station licensed to Framingham, Massachusetts. ... WMJX is a radio station licensed to Boston, Massachusetts. ... This article is about the radio station. ... WXKS (1430 AM Everett), WKOX (1200 AM Framingham), and WXKS-FM (Kiss 108, 107. ...


By callsign: WAAF | WBCN | WBMX | WBOS | WBUR | WCRB | WERS | WFNX | WGBH | WHRB | WILD | WJMN | WKLB | WMBR | WMFO | WMKK | WMJX | WODS | WROR | WTKK | WUMB | WXKS | WXRV | WZBC | WZLX Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid... This article is about the radio station. ... WBCN 104. ... WBOS is an adult album alternative station licensed to Brrokline, Massachusetts serving the Boston market owned by Greater Media. ... WBUR is the larger of two NPR member stations in Boston, Massachusetts. ... WCRB (102. ... WERS (89. ... WFNX is a New England commercial alternative music radio station. ... WGBH is an established public television and public radio broadcast service located in Boston, Massachusetts. ... WHRB is the student-run radio station of Harvard College. ... WJMN, a very successful Rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio radio station licensed to Boston. ... WKLB is a radio station licensed to Lowell, Massachusetts. ... WMBR is the MIT-run student broadcasting station. ... WMFO is Tufts University Freeform Radio. ... WMKK is a radio station licensed to Lawrence, Massachusetts which broadcasts at 93. ... WMJX is a radio station licensed to Boston, Massachusetts. ... WODS, known on-air as Oldies 103. ... WROR is a radio station licensed to Framingham, Massachusetts. ... WTKK is a New England commercial talk radio station, broadcast out of Boston on 96. ... WUMB (91. ... WXKS (1430 AM Everett), WKOX (1200 AM Framingham), and WXKS-FM (Kiss 108, 107. ... WXRV (The River 92. ... WZBC is the Boston College student-run radio station. ... WZLX (100. ...


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WBMX Information (944 words)
WBMX, known on-air as "Mix 98.5," is a radio station with a hot adult contemporary format in Boston, Massachusetts.
WBMX began its life in 1947 as the FM sister station to WNAC radio.
WBMX gradually evolved away from AC artists and began to focus on modern rock cross-over material and the exclusion of the 60s and 70s oldies which were once a staple of the old WROR.
The Boston Radio Dial: WBMX(FM) (1344 words)
WBMX received a construction permit in 1998 to move to the UHF Candelabra in Needham, with an ERP of 16.5 kW, but this was never built.
WBMX began its life in 1948 as the FM sister station to the Yankee Network's flagship station, WNAC 1260.
WBMX was the pace-setter for the Hot AC format nationwide, bringing it farther and farther away from its AC roots, with the gradual addition of modern rock cross-over material and the exclusion of the 60s and 70s oldies which were once a staple of the old WROR.
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