Why is it called Kiss FM?
Following a legal fight with Clear Channel, Radio One abruptly dropped the “Kiss” brand in October 1999 for “Z-107.9”, a reference to the WENZ call letters. WZLE itself then changed its call letters to WAKS.
How does Kiss FM make money?
How does Kiss FM make money? Like all FM radio stations, Kiss FM has always been free for its listeners to tune into. Advertising was the primary source of revenue for Kiss FM Radio.
What music does Kiss FM play?
Kiss 101 (Bristol) Starting out as a Bristol pirate radio station, it became part of the Galaxy Radio network broadcasting to South Wales and the West of England, playing pop, dance, hip hop, urban, R&B and electronic music as Galaxy 101.
Who owns Kiss FM UK?
KISS, an acronym for keep it simple, stupid, is a design principle noted by the U.S. Navy in 1960. The KISS principle states that most systems work best if they are kept simple rather than made complicated; therefore, simplicity should be a key goal in design, and unnecessary complexity should be avoided.
What was the secret sound on Kiss?
This morning KIIS 101.1 Melbourne’s infamous secret sound netted twenty-four-year-old Alicia Dertilis $50k for correctly guessing the sound was “closing a window using a window winder with a chain”. She confidently guessed the sound to be “ pulling apart a bunch of bananas”.
Who is Kiss FM owned by?
Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The KIIS Network is a network of radio stations owned and operated by the Australian Radio Network. Formerly branded as the Mix Network, the network was rebranded as the KIIS Network in 2015 following the relaunch of KIIS 101.1 Melbourne.
Will and Woody location?
After four years of waking up Perth on Brekkie radio, in 2018 Will & Woody moved back to Melbourne to pursue their dream of hosting National Drive show on the KIIS FM.