|Broadcast area||Pioneer Valley / Western Massachusetts|
|Frequency||99.3 MHz (HD Radio)|
|Branding||FM/HD1: Lazer 99.3 & 98.5|
HD2: Hits 94.3
HD3: Pure Oldies 96.9
|Slogan||Everything that Rocks!|
|Subchannels||HD2: Top 40/CHR|
|Owner||Saga Communications |
(Saga Communications of New England, LLC)
|WAQY, WHAI, WHMP, WHMQ, WPVQ-FM, WRSI|
First air date
|Where possible use 1956as WHMP-FM|
Former call signs
Call sign meaning
|We're LaZer to the maX !|
|HAAT||101 meters (331 ft)|
|Translator(s)||98.5 W253CD (East Longmeadow, relays 1600 WLZX)|
HD2: 94.3 W232BW (Amherst)
HD3: 96.9 W245BK (Amherst)
|Repeater(s)||1600 WLZX (East Longmeadow)|
102.1 WAQY-HD2 (Springfield)
Public license information
Listen Live (HD2)
WLZX-FM has a translator, W232BW 94.3 in Amherst at 250 watts which is a simulcast of WLZX-FM's HD2 channel, a top 40 station; branding themselves as the new hit music station in the Pioneer Valley. WLZX-FM also has a translator, W245BK 96.9 (likewise, in Amherst at 250 watts) which is a simulcast of WLZX-FM's HD3 channel, an Oldies station; branding themselves as the new oldies station in the Pioneer Valley.
On February 3, 2017, WLZX-FM rebranded as "Lazer 99.3 & 105.1" and began simulcasting on WLZX (formerly WHNP) 1600 AM and FM translator W286DB 105.1 FM East Longmeadow, Massachusetts (now W253CD 98.5 FM). WLZX-FM has once again rebranded, this time being known as "Lazer 99.3 & 98.5".
While the station switched to an Alternative rock format in the Summer of 2017 under the slogan "The Rock Alternative," it re-launched its original Active rock format at 6:00AM on February 4, 2020, returning to playing "Everything that Rocks Western Mass."
- "WHMP 99.3 ONLINE". 1999-04-28. Retrieved 2018-09-29.
- Peters, Bill; Saulmon, Greg (May 11, 2009). "Sustainable Radio". MassLive. Retrieved September 29, 2018.
- "HD Radio station guide for San Francisco, California". hdradio.com. Retrieved 2018-09-29.
- "Saga Launches Pure Oldies In Amherst MA". RadioInsight. 2018-06-04. Retrieved 2018-06-28.
- "Pure Oldies 96.9" Logo
- Laser 99.3 Adds Second Signal Radioinsight - February 3, 2017
- "Lazer 99.3 & 98.5" Logo
- WLZX in the FCC's FM station database
- WLZX on Radio-Locator
- WLZX in Nielsen Audio's FM station database
- WLZX in the FCC's AM station database
- WLZX on Radio-Locator
- WLZX in Nielsen Audio's AM station database
- W232BW in the FCC's FM station database
- W232BW on Radio-Locator
- W245BK in the FCC's FM station database
- W245BK on Radio-Locator
- W253CD in the FCC's FM station database
- W253CD on Radio-Locator
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