Monday, December 5, 2016

Sunday, December 4, 2016


 "Arrow 104.5" WGFX played Classic Hits in Nashville, Tennessee from 1993 until 1998.

 CJHQ "The Arrow 107.1" is a 1.6-watt community radio station based in Nakusp, British Columbia.

WARO "94.5 The Arrow" is a Classic Rock station licensed to Naples, Florida

Saturday, December 3, 2016


"Bug Country" is 99.7 WBGK licensed to Newport, New York and 101.1 WBUG licensed to Fort Plain, NY. 

Friday, December 2, 2016


98 KUPD has been a Rock station in Phoenix, Arizona since the early 80s.  Licensed to Tempe, AZ, the 100,000-watt station now carries an Active Rock format.

Thursday, December 1, 2016


KRBR "102.5 The Bear" existed from 1996 until around 2006.  They started out as a Modern Rock station before transitioning to Active Rock and finally Mainstream Rock.  KRBR was licensed to Superior, Wisconsin.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016


KIQQ in Los Angeles, California existed from 1972 until the late 1980s.  "100.3 K-LITE" was the last iteration of the station which lasted about three years before they flipped to "Pirate Radio" KQLZ in 1989.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016


KASC "Blaze Radio" is an unlicensed, student-run station at Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ.  They went on the air in 1982 at 1260 AM and currently broadcast at 1330 AM.

Monday, November 28, 2016


CFGQ "Q107" plays Classic Rock in Calgary, Alberta.  The station's branding was deliberately taken from Toronto's heritage Rock station "Q107" CILQ which is also owned by Corus Entertainment. Stickers from previous formats at 107.3 FM can be seen here.

Sunday, November 27, 2016


"K-HIT 107.5" KHYT is a Classic Hits station in Tucson, Arizona.

For a time in the 1970s and 80s, the KHYT call letters existed in Tucson on the AM dial with Top-40 "13 K-HIT".

Saturday, November 26, 2016


91.3 WESM is owned and operated by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in Princess Anne, MD.  The 45,000-watt, public radio station airs a mix of Jazz, Blues, Folk and Gospel as well as News and Information programming.  WESM went on the air in March, 1987.

Friday, November 25, 2016


WGHC was on the air in Clayton, Georgia from 1961 until 2014.  For many years they broadcast at 1570 AM but moved to 1400 AM in the late 1980s.  At the time their license was canceled by the FCC, they were airing a combination News/Talk and Adult Standards format.

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Radio Lora

102.2 Radio Lora broadcast(s) from Diekirch, Luxembourg.  No website seems to exist so it's unclear whether or not they are still around.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Radio Brocken

Radio Brocken is a private radio station headquartered in Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.  Their 60,000-watt signal is transmitted from atop The Brocken, part of the Harz Mountains, and the highest peak in northern Germany (as well as a playground for devils and witches).

Tuesday, November 22, 2016


WTPA has been a Rock station in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for over 30 years.  WTPA was originally located at 104.1 FM but moved to 93.5 FM in the mid-1980s.  Another move to their current location of 92.1 FM took place around 2012 and they are now licensed to the nifty little town of Palmyra.

Monday, November 21, 2016


101.1 KLOL was a Rock station in Houston, Texas from 1970 until 2004.  The last song broadcast by the legendary station was also the first it ever played: The Who's "I'm Free".  Like many early rock stations, KLOL began as a free form/progressive outlet then morphed over the years to AOR and then Classic Rock.  The spirit of KLOL lives on at its listener-supported internet home which started in 2012.  Classic station imaging and recorded sweepers from former air personalities bring back the feel of what was once one of the top rated AOR stations in the country.
KLOL now airs a Spanish Pop format as "Mega 101 FM".

Sunday, November 20, 2016


WMUC is a student-run, free form radio station at the University of Maryland in College Park, MD.  Sports is a major part of WMUC's schedule with full or partial seasons of 10 different Terrapin teams broadcast throughout fall, winter and spring.  The 10-watt station officially went on the air in October, 1948 though radio on campus dates back more than 80 years with the University Radio League and the National Committee on Education by Radio.  WMUC's website has an excellent and detailed history of the station as well as accounts on the station's preservation and recent funding crisis.


"RX107" WJRX was a Contemporary Christian station in Chattanooga, Tennessee circa the early 1990s. 

Saturday, November 19, 2016


96.7 WERA is a low-power FM station in Arlington, Virginia.  The 21-watt station is staffed by volunteer DJs and went on the air in December, 2015.

Friday, November 18, 2016


91.7 WAJS is a Religious station in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Thursday, November 17, 2016


KCR broadcasts from the campus of San Diego State University in San Diego, California.  They've been on the air continually since 1969, currently over the internet and digital cable channels as well as 1610 AM.  At other points in time they could be heard on campus at 550 AM and 1620 AM as well as in the city at 98.9 and 96.5 FM via cable TV systems.  Music, news and sports shows are hosted by SDSU students as well as alumni.