Jacob Laxen
Digital Managing Editor
Townsquare Media — Northern Colorado

Hip-Hop is finally coming to the airwaves of Northern Colorado. Townsquare Media announces the launch of Power 102.9, a new FM station and app that plays Hip-Hop. The station focuses exclusively on local news, entertainment and relevant content for those who love Hip-Hop culture in Northern Colorado. The station launched at midnight on Friday, September 6. 

Power 102.9 replaces classic rock station Rock 102.9 and will become the first and only radio station and app in Northern Colorado to focus solely on Hip-Hop. The station will remain the exclusive home of CSU Rams sports broadcasts. NoCo Hip-Hop fans will get their fix of artists like Drake, Post Malone, Eminem and Cardi B, among others. Commercial breaks will never be scheduled for more than two minutes on the station. Power 102.9 will be available on the FM dial, via the free Power 102.9 app,, Alexa, Google Home, Apple Carplay and Android Auto. 

“Power 102.9 fills a massive hole in our NoCo airwaves and allows us to celebrate Hip-Hop, and its culture in our community,” said Evan Harrison, Townsquare Media’s Northern Colorado Market President. 

Townsquare Media NoCo also operates 94.3 The X, Retro 102.5, 99.9 The Point, New Country 99.1, Taste of Fort Collins and Wine Time. Townsquare is a media, entertainment and digital marketing solutions company with a primary focus on small and medium-size markets and local communities. Our NoCo brands such as New Country 99.1, Retro 102.5, The Point 99.9, 94.3 The X and Power 102.9, currently reach 350,000 residents monthly through our radio broadcasts and 200,000 digitally through our station apps, websites, and social media. 

About Cynthia 141 Articles
Cynthia Reaves is the Managing Editor of The New Scene Magazine and North Forty News. Cynthia is multimedia journalist with a master's in New Media Journalism and a bachelor's in Journalism with a minor in Music Theory and Composition. She has a grassroots digital publication, Argento Studios. She is a content producer and co-founder of The Nashville Music Masters. She was the social producer for Green Mile Films, PR for Women’s Grand Prix at the US Pro Challenge, and Chief Relationship Officer for technology company Studio Hyperset.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply