Radio Mirchi starts operations in the US
The station will provide a mix of Bollywood music, infotainment and comedy
Published - 28-January-2019
Radio Mirchi has started operations in the US. The channel’s first station went on-air in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut on Saturday with a frequency of 1600 AM.
Mirchi sunne wale always khush.. Ab Americans bhi khush!! #MirchiInAmerica @radiomirchiusa— RadioMirchi (@RadioMirchi) 26 January 2019
Tune in to
1600 AM – New York | New Jersey | Connecticut
99.9FM – HD4, 101.9FM, 1490AM – Raleigh Durham
92.3FM-HD2 – Baltimore
103.9FM-HD2 - Philadelphia pic.twitter.com/bHAaeGE7y8
According to media reports, the station will provide a mix of Bollywood music, infotainment and comedy. The network will also air shows of popular Indian RJs such as RJ Sayema, RJ Rochie and RJ Shruti.
Media reports quoted Radio Mirchi MD & CEO Prashant Panday as saying that they are “over the moon” to finally launch their stations in the US.
He was further quoted as saying that “it is truly tragic” that there are very few radio stations with quality programming that cater to the South Asian community.
The station will also be available Raleigh-Durham, Baltimore, Philadelphia, among other areas.
Mirchi stations in the US will also be available online on radiomirchiusa.com.