Monday, September 18, 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017

KQKS



KQKS "KS107.5" is a Rhythmic top-40 station in Denver, Colorado.  Prior to 1997 they broadcast at 104.3 FM as "KS104".  KQKS is licensed to Lakewood, CO.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Radio Judaica

Radio Judaica broadcasts at 102.9 FM in Strasbourg, France.  They went on the air in 1983 and broadcast news, talk and Yiddish programs including medical and literary shows.  Radio Judaica's slogan translates to "Radio from all walks of life". 

Friday, September 15, 2017

WYBG

1050 AM WYBG was on the air in Massena, New York from 1965 until 2015.  They broadcast with 1,000 watts during daylight hours and 66 watts at night to protect the signals of Toronto's CHUM and New York City's WEPN.  WYBG was put up for sale but when no owner could be found, went off the air for good on June 30, 2015.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

WPAQ

740 AM WPAQ has been airing Bluegrass/Americana and Gospel music as well as Religious programs since February 2, 1948.  The station was literally built by Ralph Epperson, who owned and managed the 10,000-watt daytimer until his death in 2006.  Epperson's son Kelly took over as general manager and kept things pretty much the same including the continuation of "Merry Go-Round", a live music program which has aired every Saturday for almost 70 years.  WPAQ is licensed to Mount Airy, North Carolina.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

WLUJ

89.7 FM WLUJ (W Lifting Up Jesus) is a Religious broadcaster in Springfield, Illinois.  They went on the air in 1987 and are the flagship of the "WLUJ Family of Stations" which consists of eight other stations and translators serving much of central Illinois.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

KMRD


96.9 KMRD is a community radio station focusing on local voices and local issues.  The 35-watt, non-commercial, LPFM outlet features dozens of volunteer DJs broadcasting independent, freeform programming.  KMRD's studio is in the basement of an art gallery in downtown (K) MadRiD, New Mexico.  They went on the air in June, 2015.  Listen here!

Monday, September 11, 2017

KJJO

104.1 KJJO went on the air in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota in 1981 carrying a Country format and later as an Oldies/Classic Hits outlet.


By 1986 they had transformed into a Hard Rock station as "Hot Rockin' 104" and later as just "Rock 104".  As the 80s we on they went back and forth between a Heavy Metal station and mainstream Album Rock.
KJJO started adding more Alternative Rock to their playlist in 1990 and eventually became a full-time Modern Rock station as "KJ104" which lasted until 1992.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

WHN

The history of WHN in New York City dates back to March, 1922 when they went on the air at 833 AM.  Multiple frequency changes occurred in their first years of existence before they finally moved to 1050 AM in 1941.  A call letter change to WMGM took place in 1948, but in a rare FCC move, was allowed to revert to their original 3-letter call sign in 1962.  WHN was a Country station when this sticker came out in the mid-1980s.  In 1987, 1050 AM became the first all-Sports radio station in the country when they became WFAN.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

WDEV

550 AM WDEV has been a locally-owned radio station in Waterbury, Vermont since 1935.  They air a Variety format with a mix of news, music and sports.  WDEV is also heard on 96.1 FM and multiple translators.

Friday, September 8, 2017

KXTZ

95.3 KXTZ plays Classic Hits in San Luis Obispo, California.  They are currently branded as "95.3 The Beach".

Thursday, September 7, 2017

The Bones


"93.3 The Bone" KDBN - Dallas/Haltom City, Texas

"102.5 The Bone" WHPT - Sarasota, Florida

"106.7 / 104.7 The Bone WHXR / WHXQ - North Windham / Kennebunkport, Maine




"107.7 The Bone" KSAN - San Mateo/San Francisco, California.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

KLBE



"Club Radio 100.7 FM" KLBE is a non-profit, LPFM outlet in Bismarck, North Dakota.  The 100-watt station is owned by New Song Community Church and plays non-traditional Christian music including Metal, Rap, Rock and Electronic Dance Music.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

KSWM / KELE

940 AM KSWM is a News/Talk station licensed to Aurora, Missouri.  Former sister station 100.1 FM KELE existed from 1968 until the early 1990s when they moved their operations to Springfield, MO and their frequency to 100.5 FM.  The KELE calls currently exist at 92.5 FM as "The Grove" licensed to Mountain Grove, MO and playing Country music.

Monday, September 4, 2017

More Hawks



Adult Contemporary "101.5 The Hawk" CIGO - Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia





Classic Rock "92.9 The Hawk" KNHK - Reno, Nevada

Country "95.5 The Hawk" WHOK - Lancaster, Ohio

Classic Rock "93.3 The Hawk" CHHK - Taber, Alberta

Sunday, September 3, 2017

WLW

700 WLW is a 50,000-watt News/Talk station in Cincinnati. Ohio.  They've been on the air since 1922.

Talk show host Bill Cunningham has broadcast on WLW since 1983.  In the mid-90s he started a long-running bit about him being the Egyptian sun god Ra which is depicted on the above t-shirt.

The back of the same shirt shows WLW sports guy Bill "Seg" Dennison.



Saturday, September 2, 2017

More ESPN Radios

 1380 AM KSLG - St. Louis, Missouri circa 2006

890 AM WAMG - Dedham, Massachusetts / 1400 AM WLLH - Lowell, Massachusetts.  Existed from 2005 to 2009.

 1450 AM WKXW - Atlantic City, New Jersey circa 2006

1580 AM KTGR - Columbia, Missouri.  They are the flagship station for University of Missouri Tiger sports.

Friday, September 1, 2017

KBNJ




91.7 KBNJ is a Contemporary Christian station in Corpus Christi, Texas.