WOMM-LP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WOMM-LP
City of license Burlington, Vermont
Slogan "The Radiator, Burlington's community radio station broadcasting with 100 watts of fury."
Frequency 105.9 MHz
First air date Autumn 2007
Format Variety
ERP 100 Watts
HAAT 15 Meters
Class L1
Facility ID 135702
Transmitter coordinates 44°28′37″N 73°12′41″W / 44.47694°N 73.21139°W / 44.47694; -73.21139
Owner Big Heavy World Foundation, Radio Bean Co-op
Sister stations WOMR, Provincetown, Massachusetts
Webcast WOMM-LP Live Feed
Website theradiator.org

WOMM-LP (105.9 FM) is a federally licensed, low-power, non-commercial community radio station based in Burlington, Vermont. WOMM features a variety of formatted shows driven by the on-air personalities who staff the station. It uses the slogan "The Radiator, Burlington's community radio station broadcasting with 100 watts of fury."

WOMM has a 100-watt mono signal and broadcasts within Chittenden County, Vermont. Its broadcasts can also be received through its website, www.theradiator.org. The station was conceived in the early 2000s by Lee Anderson and Jim Lockridge and began broadcast in late 2007. The broadcast studios are located at 215 College Street, Burlington, Vermont in the offices of Big Heavy World, a non-profit youth music organization.

There are more than 70 volunteers on the staff.[1]

Programming[edit]

The format of WOMM is variety and features a daily programming schedule which may range from heavy rock and punk to classical and talk, depending on the personalities currently on the station. Each show may be scheduled for a period of 1 to 3 hours in length.

Current programming on WOMM includes "If You Could See What I Hear", "Rocketshop", "The Howie Rose Variety Show",[2] "The Jim Murphy Zoo" and "Poly Sci-fi Radio"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hallenbeck, Brent (20 May 2010). "Voice of the People". Burlington, Vermont: Burlington Free Press. pp. 1D. 
  2. ^ The Howie Rose Variety Show

External links[edit]