WAVV FM 101.1, under Alpine Broadcasting Corp., is an independent and locally-owned radio station.
WAVV FM-101.1 plays Easy Listening favorites with a contemporary flavor. WAVV is just the right blend of today's most popular soft vocals and bright instrumentals combined with a touch of light jazz. The WAVV playlist is made up of over four thousand active musical selections.
In order to better match the market, and to insure that the most appropriate music is chosen, WAVV employs a modern approach of computerized cataloguing. This allows WAVV to more carefully choose the proper balance of music. WAVV is programmed to appeal to the musical taste of the affluent adult audience of Southwest Florida.
WAVV-FM broadcasts with 100,000 watts of power in stereo…the maximum power allowed by the Federal Communications Commission.
WAVV's tower rises over 100 stories to a height of 1,035 feet. This tower height, combined with 100,000 watts of power, enables WAVV to blanket all of Southwest Florida. The outer reaches of WAVV's signal may be heard from Tampa Bay to Miami to Key West and beyond.
Independently owned by Alpine Broadcasting, WAVV-101.1 serves all of Lee and Collier counties including Naples, Marco Island, Bonita Springs, Cape Coral and Fort Myers. However, with 100,000 watts of power, WAVV-101.1 can be heard from Sarasota to Miami.
An extensive music library enables WAVV-101.1 to provide a wide variety of refreshing music that is both familiar and regionally tailored to appeal to the musical preference of Southwest Florida.
The relaxing, enjoyable sound of WAVV-101.1 is reflected by artists such as Tony Bennett, Natalie Cole, Neil Diamond, Raul DiBlasio, Al Jarreau, Bert Kaempfert, Henry Mancini, Lionel Richie, Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, James Taylor, Yanni, the Boston Pops Orchestra and many other favorite artists.
Besides great music, WAVV-101.1 keeps listeners informed by offering live up-to-the-minute national news from the Associated Press throughout the day , along with local news, sports and business reports.
Before you head out to the beach, tune into WAVV-101.1 to get your local weather forecast and regional temperatures. And don't forget to catch all of the latest happenings by listening for our community calendar of events and timely public service announcements.
As a bonus to our listeners, WAVV-101.1 selects a winner each weekday for our "Business of the Day" and "Listener of the Day" contests.
For those interested in advertising, contact our advertising department for all the latest on what WAVV-101.1 has to offer. From bulk plans to sponsorship options, WAVV-101.1 has a marketing strategy for all businesses. With all of this to offer and more, let WAVV-FM 101.1 be your "full-service" radio station.
We hope that you'll take the time to listen and look around the website. Feel free to contact us with any comments or suggestions, and again thank you to our listeners and advertisers for making WAVV-101.1 the best that Southwest Florida has to offer!
The Music at WAVV 101.1
The contemporary easy listening sound of WAVV 101.1 is a special blend of soft vocals and bright, melodic instrumental selections combined with a touch of light jazz.
An extensive music library enables WAVV to provide a wide variety of refreshing music that is both familiar and regionally tailored to appeal to the musical preference of Southwest Florida.
The exclusive programming of WAVV serves a broad range of listeners; however, WAVV places special emphasis on targeting and delivering to its advertisers an affluent adult audience.
The relaxing, enjoyable sound of WAVV 101.1 is somewhat reflected by this partial list of featured artists: