Sunday, May 15, 2022

CIXX

CIXX is operated by students from Fanshawe College in London, Ontario.  They air a Rhythmic Top-40 format six days a week with a mixture of Jazz, Bluegrass, Celtic and talk shows on Sundays.  CIXX was the first licensed campus instructional station in Canada when they went on the air in 1978.  They rebranded from "6X-FM" to "106.9 The X" some time in the 2000s.
 

Saturday, May 14, 2022

WWPV


WWPV is the campus radio station at St. Michael's College in Colchester, Vermont.  They went on the air in 1973 at 88.7 FM.  In 2015 they donated their license to Vermont Public Radio and later that year relaunched as a low-power FM station at 92.5 FM.
 

Friday, May 13, 2022

WRBD


1470 AM WRBD (W Radio BrowarD County) was on the air in south Florida from 1963 to 1997 and licensed to Pompano Beach.  They aired a mix of R&B and Gospel targeted to black listeners. 
 

Thursday, May 12, 2022

WNBP


1450 AM WNBP signed on the air in 1958 from (W) NewBuryPort, Massachusetts north of Boston.  A couple of call letter changes occurred is the 1980s before they became WNBP again in 1991.  The top sticker dates to when they carried an Adult Standards format as "The Legends."  As of this posting they broadcast financial news as part of the Bloomberg Radio Network.
 

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

WKAR




WKAR AM & FM are owned by Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI.  WKAR AM has been on the air since 1922 and was heard on half a dozen different frequencies in the 1920s and 30s before settling at 870 AM in 1941.  Broadcasts are daytime only--they must sign off at sundown in order to protect the nighttime signal of WWL in New Orleans.  WKAR FM's first air date was in October 1948.  Their grandfathered 85,000-watt signal covers much of southern Michigan.  Both stations are charter members of National Public Radio when that organization began in 1971.  Another WKAR sticker can be seen here.
 

WGNX

99.7 FM WGNX was on the air for about six years starting in 2001 and was licensed to Vero Beach, Florida.  They played hits from the 1980s and later started adding songs from the 70s and 90s.  In 2006 they flipped to Variety Hits and became "Jack FM."
 

Monday, May 9, 2022

WCBX

900 AM WCBX was an Oldies station licensed to Bassett, Virginia.  They currently carry a Religious format as part of the Christian Satellite Network.
 

Sunday, May 8, 2022

KVIP


KVIP AM & FM are Religious stations licensed to Redding, California.  They are also heard on more than two dozen translators in northern California, Oregon and Arizona.
 

Saturday, May 7, 2022

KRKT

99.9 FM KRKT "Cricket Country" is a 100,000-watt station licensed to Albany, Oregon.  They are also heard on two translators at 96.7 and 100.5 FM.
 

Friday, May 6, 2022

KNFL


730 AM KNFL was a Sports station in Boise, Idaho from 2013 until 2017.  They were also heard on translator K243BM at 96.5 FM.
 

Thursday, May 5, 2022

KGUM / KZGZ

A multi-sticker sheet from stations owned by Sorenson Media Group and broadcasting from Guam in the western Pacific.  
"The Rock 105.1 FM" KGUM, "News Talk K57" KGUM, "Power 98" KZGZ and ABC television affiliate KTGM.

KGUM FM switched from "The Rock" in 2007 becoming "105.1 The Kat" with a Classic Hits format.  The above sticker is from when they carried a Hot Adult Contemporary format.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

KAZM



Sedona, Arizona's 780 AM KAZM airs a mix of News/Talk, Sports, Classic Rock and Oldies.  Their call letters are pronounced on air as "KAZum" which I'm guessing is a reference to the many red rock formations (including chasms) in that area.
 

CFRA


560 AM CFRA went on the air in Ottawa, Ontario in May 1947.  The call letters reflect the station's founder, businessman and gentleman farmer (C) Frank RyAn.  CFRA moved to 580 AM in the early 1960s and upped their daytime power to 50,000-watts.  Formats over the years include Oldies, Top-40, gold-based Adult Contemporary and their current format News/Talk.
 

Monday, May 2, 2022

Pulse FM

Pulse FM (now known as Pulse 1) plays contemporary hit music in Leeds, England.
 

Sunday, May 1, 2022

WRXK

"96 K-Rock" WRXK broadcasts to the Fort Myers/Naples area of Florida.  They've been a Rock station since 1986 except for a brief 16-month period when they had a Hot Talk format.  WRXK is licensed to Bonita Springs, FL.

WXCY

103.7 FM WXCY is a Country music station licensed to Havre de Grace, Maryland.  They are best heard in the Interstate 95 corridor between Wilmington, Delaware and Baltimore.  Their signal is now also heard on WXCY 1510 AM and a translator at 96.9 FM.
 

Friday, April 29, 2022

NRJ Austria


"Energy 104.2" plays contemporary pop music in Vienna, Austria.  They are one of many stations in the multinational NRJ group which is heard in over 20 countries.  Other NRJ stickers can be seen here, here, here and here.
 

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Rhein-Main Radio Club


The Rhein-Main Radio Club is a group of enthusiasts whose hobby is receiving and identifying distant radio signals from around the world.  They receive stations on shortwave, mediumwave. longwave, digital audio broadcasting (DAB), internet and satellite.  The club was founded in 1975 and is based in Frankfurt, Germany.
 

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

WUFT

89.1 FM WUFT is a 100,000-watt public radio station in Gainesville, Florida.  They are owned by the University of Florida and signed on the air in September 1981.
 

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

WPLN



90.3 FM WPLN is a National Public Radio-affiliated station airing a News/Talk format in Nashville, Tennessee.  They went on the air in 1962 as an extension of the city's library system which is reflected in their call letters--(W) Public Library Nashville.