WIAD

WIAD

About WIAD

WIAD is a commercial radio station in Bethesda, Maryland, broadcasting to the Washington, DC area on 94.7 FM. It currently broadcasts a Hot Adult Contemporary format as '94.7 Fresh FM'. It is owned by CBS Radio and has studios located in Lanham, Maryland. 94.7 FM originally aired a beautiful music format with the call letters, WJMD. The WJMD call letters formed the initials of the previous owner, Joseph and M. Diener. WJMD evolved into a soft adult contemporary music format with a change of call letters to WLTT. Under this format, the station was branded as 'W-Lite'. WLTT dropped the soft adult contemporary music format in favor of a classic rock music format branded as 'The Arrow'. A change of call letters followed to WARW to complement the change in branding to 'The Arrow'.

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