FM stations swap frequencies

At 5 p.m. Friday, Clear Channel moved alternative-rock Channel 104.9 to 92.3 FM. KSJO 92.3 had been airing the syndicated La Preciosa format of Mexican oldies. Apparently CC plans to put La Preciosa on 104.9, but at the moment there’s just a tape-loop announcement telling Channel 104.9 listeners to switch to 92.3. Both stations (KSJO 92.3 and KCNL 104.9) are part of Clear Channel’s San Jose cluster, which the Department of Justice has directed the company to sell off when

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K-Fox sale near; goodbye Greg Kihn?

Local radio expert David F. Jackson tells us that Clear Channel is close to announcing a deal that will end its ownership of Classic Rock 98.5 K-Fox (KUFX) in San Jose. The station has been held by a trustee since last summer, pending a sale, required since Clear Channel was over FCC limits for ownership in the market. Jackson says the sale of K-Fox will end the run of classic rock — and morning superstar Greg Kihn (pictured) — on

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