Electric 94.9 or also known by its callsign WAEZ is a music radio station that broadcast top pop hits across Tri-Cities. The channel operates on the frequency of 94.9 MHz and ERP of 100,000 watts. The radio station is based in Bristol. The radio brings more than just music, the audience of the channel can also listen to their favorite musician live on the radio as Electric 94.9 often invites pop stars like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Justin Timberlake, Selena Gomez on their set to have a fun chat and music sessions. Apart from broadcasting music, you can also listen to celebrity news, get updates about local events, get updates about pop culture and obviously enjoy morning shows.
WAEZ started to broadcast on 1st of the January 1997 and was tuned to the frequency of 99.3 which was retained to August 2000. After that, the radio station was shifted to its current frequency. The ownership of the radio station is under Bristol Broadcasting Company which also owns its siblings called WVSR-FM and WDDJ-FM. The tagline of the station is “Tri-Cities Hit Music Station” and fall into the format of Mainstream Top 40. As per the information taken from Bristol Broadcasting, describes that the primary target audience of the radio are the active young adult females who fall between the age of 18 to 34. Fans can connect to the channel from various social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. The programming schedule of the channel is as below.
|Monday to Friday|
|“Electric 94.9” overnights||12 a.m. – 6 a.m.|
|“Jinger & Izzy” mornings||6 a.m. – 10 a.m.|
|“Jessica Gamble” mid-days||10 a.m. – 3 p.m.|
|“Jason Reed” afternoons||3 p.m. – 7 p.m.|
|“Logan” evenings||7 p.m. – 12 a.m.|
|AT40||Saturdays 6 a.m. – 10 a.m.|
|Club Electric||Saturdays 9 p.m. – 12 a.m.|
|Club Electric||Sundays 12 a.m. – 5 a.m.|
|Best Of Jinger & Izzy||Sundays 5 a.m. – 9 a.m.|
|Son Rise||Sundays 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.|
|AT40||Sundays 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.|
Official site of the channel is electric949.com.