DYST

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DYST (92.3 Easy Rock Iloilo)
City of license Iloilo City
Broadcast area Iloilo, Antique, Capiz, parts of Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental
Branding 92.3 Easy Rock Iloilo
Slogan "Just the Rite Rock"
Frequency 92.3 MHz
First air date 1992 (as Showbiz Tsismis)
1998 (as YES! FM)
May 14, 2009 (as WRocK)
July 1, 2009 (as Easy Rock)
Format Lite Rock
Power 10,000 watts
ERP 15,000 watts
Class A, B & C
Callsign meaning DY
Showbiz
Tsismis (former branding)
Owner Manila Broadcasting Company
(Cebu Broadcasting Company)
Sister stations Aksyon Radyo 720 Iloilo, DZRH 1485 Iloilo, 97.5 Love Radio, 98.7 Hot FM, MiX FM Oton, Power 104.3, The Beat 105.9

DYST-FM, under the brand 92.3 Easy Rock Iloilo, is a music FM station owned by Cebu Broadcasting Company (a wholly owned subsidiary of Manila Broadcasting Company) in the Philippines and manage by RVV Broadcast Ventures in Iloilo. Its studio is located at Kahirup Bldg., Guanco Street, Iloilo City, along with their sister station Love Radio Iloilo DYMB 97.5.

History[edit]

DYST was inaugurated by Pacific Broadcasting Systems in 1992 as Showbiz Tsismis Nationwide in Miag-ao, Iloilo in the southern part of Iloilo. Its live feed from Manila is the first showbiz oriented FM station in the Philippines that time.

In 1998, It was rebranded as Yes FM Iloilo. And moved its location in Jaro Plaza, Iloilo. It competed with its mother station DYMB-FM 97.5 Love Radio with their top DJ's and new style of mass style radio station with a little bit modern way. But after two years it was returned to Love Radio spot as the number one station in Iloilo City.

2002, Yes FM Iloilo, it went to full automation without any DJs and more to the mother station studio in Guanco Street. There music more class B & C (middle class listeners).

May 14, 2009, DYST-FM was sold to Cebu Broadcasting Company & rebranded to 92.3 WRocK The Heart of Lite Rock. WRocK Iloilo plays lite rock and alternative and some rock genre. This is in line to change strategy instead to two pop stations in the same network, they will compete with other genre to have the maximum rating from other competition pop station in Iloilo.

July 1, 2009, It was formally rebranded again to 92.3 Easy Rock Iloilo, Just the Rite Rock. Its format is lite rock, lite jazz and easy listening station without any DJ's from sun up to sun down.

92.3 Easy Rock Iloilo is fully automated with less talk, less commercials, more lite rock music. It is a 24-hour operation station.

Programs and segments[edit]

  • All Day Easy
  • Lite All Nite
  • Friday Classics
  • Saturday Lite
  • Sunday Difference
  • Remember Someone Today
  • Pop-up Tunes
  • Hot Lites
  • Celebrity 360
  • Soundtrack

Easy Rock Stations[edit]

See Easy Rock Network

See also[edit]