WIYY / 98 ROCK Baltimore is one of the premiere and most respected media brands in America.  Since March 1977, 98 ROCK has earned a reputation for delivering undeniable results for Maryland businesses through custom marketing and advertising campaigns.  In addition, 98 ROCK features the most esteemed lineup of very impactful personalities, trusted by our listeners to deliver news, sports, new music and hysterical comedy. As the flagship station for the Baltimore Ravens and Baltimore Orioles, we are also closely tied in with each team’s community activities and promotions all over the city.

Each week, WIYY / 98 ROCK reaches more than 300,000 men and women across Maryland, effectively targeting desirable consumers in the seven surrounding counties efficiently.  The 98 ROCK audience, ages 18+, invests over $5 Billion on goods and services annually, and they’re awaiting the invitation to spend money with you! Our 50,000-watt signal can be heard in four states, from South Central PA to Northern VA, Delaware, Maryland and the District of Columbia.


Marylanders engage with our brand at;  97.9FM, our Internet audio/video streams at , the 98 ROCK app, through smart speakers, and by attending interactive station events such as Baltimore Ravens Gameday, Polar Bear Plunge, Preakness, Baltimore Running Festival and several Festivals throughout the year. No other station has the power to mobilize its regional audience more than 98 Rock. When you build a marketing campaign on WIYY / 98 ROCK, you’re appropriating a portion of our brand equity as well as that of our partners.

We’ll incorporate your company to on-air, on-line and on-site engagement strategies designed specifically to reach your objectives, and we’ll stand by you every step of the way to ensure the success of your advertising investment. Call us today.

Barbara Anderson


About 98 Rock:

98 Rock is Comedy. Rock. Ravens. Orioles.

98 Rock is a radio station located in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Broadcasting a Mainstream Rock format that mixes music popular in the modern rock and classic rock genres since 1977.

98 Rock is also the flagship radio station for Baltimore Ravens and the Baltimore Orioles.

98 Rock is owned by Hearst, a leading global, diversified media, information and services company with more than 360 businesses. Its major interests include ownership in cable television networks such as A&E, HISTORY, Lifetime and ESPN; global financial services leader Fitch Group; Hearst Health, a group of medical information and services businesses; transportation assets including CAMP Systems International, a major provider of software-as-a-service solutions for managing maintenance of jets and helicopters; 33 television stations such as WCVB-TV in Boston and KCRA-TV in Sacramento, Calif., and radio stations WBAL and 98 Rock in Baltimore. Hearst TV reaches a combined 19 percent of U.S. viewers; newspapers such as the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle and Albany Times Union, more than 300 magazines around the world including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Men’s Health and Car and Driver; digital services businesses such as iCrossing and KUBRA; and investments in emerging digital entertainment companies such as Complex Networks.

How to Listen:

On Your Radio:

Tune your radio to 97.9 FM.

On The Web:

You can always listen to a crystal-clear feed online at and specifically this link: . You can also get to that player by clicking the “Now Streaming” button which is on the top of every page of our website.

On Your Smart Speaker:

Simply tell your Alexa – “Alexa, Enable 98 Rock” and get our shows on your device OR you can get the skill directly here – and make sure to write us an awesome review. Plus – you can hear us on Google Home – Just say “Hey Google, Play 98 Rock.”

On Your HD Radio:

And finally, if you own an HD radio, you can also tune us in at 97.9.

Watch The Video Feed:

98 Rock offers a video feed of the Justin, Scott and Spiegel each weekday between 5AM and 10am. Watch the show live at

Listen To Podcasts:

You can hear archived shows as well as podcast exclusive content on 98 Rock Podcasts found here: Subscribe to Podcasts on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify and Google Play.

Follow On Social Media:

You can connect with the station and see additional content on 98 Rock’s Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube accounts.

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