Thursday, October 31, 2019

WKBU

"Bayou 95.7" WKBU plays Classic Rock in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

WCVQ



WCVQ "Q108" is a Hot Adult Contemporary station licensed to Fort Campbell, Kentucky.  Although their target market is Clarksville, Tennessee, the 100,000-watt station boasts coverage into Nashville about 40 miles to the southeast.  "Q108" has carried the same format since 1986.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Radio OKJ


103.4 FM Radio OKJ has been broadcasting from Jena, Germany since 1999.  Their translated Wikipedia page describes them as a "club-owned local radio station" as well as an "open radio channel." 

Monday, October 28, 2019

Radio La Rochelle

Radio La Rochelle began broadcasting in October 1981 at 92.0 FM in La Rochelle, France.  They later became part of the Europe 2 network of stations which then all became Virgin Radio.
La Rochelle is on the western coast of France and is essentially built around its harbor.  The oyster (or clam? or mussel? I'm not sure...) shown on the sticker might have been a nod to the city's waterfront location.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

WWKF

"KF 99" WWKF is a CHR station licensed to Fulton, Kentucky.  They are also simulcast on "KQ 105" WAKQ licensed to Paris, Tennessee.

WPFJ

1480 AM WPFJ plays Gospel music in Franklin, North Carolina.

Friday, October 25, 2019

WLYN


1360 AM WLYN went on the air in Boston, Massachusetts in December 1947.  They currently air leased-time Ethnic programming.  101.7 WLYN FM followed in 1963 and eventually became "Y102" (later WFNX,) one of the first Modern Rock stations in the country.  Both stations are/were licensed to (W) LYNn, MA.


Thursday, October 24, 2019

WHRO / WHRV


90.3 WHRO plays Classical music while 89.5 WHRV airs a mix of News/Talk, Jazz, Blues and Folk music.  Both non-commercial public radio stations are licensed to Norfolk, Virginia.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

WDJF

107.9 WDJF broadcast to Westport, Connecticut from 1970 until 1984.  For awhile they simulcast the programming of sister station WMMM 1260 AM.  WDJF (W Donald J Flamm--the original owner) began separate programming in 1975, originally playing "a variety of soft rock, contemporary and traditional jazz, contemporary country, blues and folk."  Later formats included Rock/AOR and automated Contemporary.  107.9 FM is currently WEBE an Adult Contemporary station now broadcasting with 50,000-watts.


Tuesday, October 22, 2019

WAMT

1060 AM WAMT broadcast to Florida's Space Coast region from 1979 until 2000.  During that time they carried various formats including Country, Oldies and Talk.  WAMT was licensed to Titusville, FL.

Monday, October 21, 2019

KSDN

930 AM KSDN is a News/Talk station licensed to Aberdeen, South Dakota.  They began broadcasting in 1948.

Sunday, October 20, 2019

WPAE / KPAE

WPAE and KPAE are simulcast Religious stations licensed to Centreville, Mississippi and Erwinville, Louisiana respectively.  "Sound Radio" are owned by the (W/K) Port Allen Educational Broadcasting Foundation and went on the air in September 1985.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

KGOT

101.3 KGOT is a Top-40 station in Anchorage, Alaska.

Friday, October 18, 2019

KCGY

95.1 KCGY is a Country station licensed to Laramie, Wyoming.  The call letters reflect the former owner (K) Curt GowdY, a sportscaster known as the longtime voice of the Boston Red Sox as well as working for NBC and ABC Sports.  Gowdy bought his first radio station in 1963 and eventually owned stations in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Florida as well as his native Wyoming.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

WTXY



Stickers and a NASCAR schedule magnet from AM 1540 WTXY in Wilmington/Whiteville, North Carolina.  The Classic Hits station is also heard on translator station W280FO and branded as "Kool 103.9".

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

CFMK


96.3 FM CFMK was a Country station in Kingston, Ontario for almost 30 years starting in the late 1970s.  They currently air a Classic Hits/Classic Rock format branded as "Big 96.3".

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

WNJK

A magnet from WNJK "105.9 Jess FM", an Adult Contemporary station licensed to Burgin, Kentucky.

Monday, October 14, 2019

KERP

KERP "96.3 The Marshal" is a Country station licensed to Ingalls, Kansas.

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Radio Tirana International

Radio Tirana International is the worldwide arm of Albania's public broadcaster Radio Televizioni Shqiptar.  They ceased emissions on short wave and medium wave in 2017 but continue with satellite and internet broadcasts. 

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Canal Sud

Canal Sud is an independent, non-commercial radio station broadcasting from Toulouse, France.  They began broadcasting in 1976 as a pirate station but became legal in 1981, the year radio in France stopped being a state monopoly.

WTTX

107.1 WTTX plays Gospel music in Appomattox, Virginia.  They are now part of the Joy FM network of about 30 stations located in five southern states.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

WOBS

1360 AM WOBS was a daytime-only station in Jacksonville, Florida.  They played R&B and Gospel music beginning in the early 1950s.  This music survey shows they had this format until at least 1972.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

WKXB




"Jammin 99.9" WKXB is a Rhythmic Oldies station in Wilmington, North Carolina.  Around the mid-2000s they were the Oldies outlet "B99.9".  Another WKXB sticker can be seen here.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

WGMC




Rochester, New York's 90.1 FM WGMC is a non-commercial radio station airing a Jazz format.  The 15,000-watt community station went on the air in 1972.  WGMC is licensed to Greece, NY and is owned by the Greece Central School District.

Monday, October 7, 2019

WBZX

"B103.9" WBZX is a 1980s-centric Classic Hits station licensed to Big Rapids, Michigan.

Sunday, October 6, 2019

KYAL

97.1 KYAL airs a Sports format in Muskogee/Tulsa, Oklahoma.  The Sports Animal's 100,000-watt signal covers most of the eastern part of the state.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

KREW

KREW AM and FM were licensed to the city of Sunnyside in south central Washington state.  I don't know what year this sticker is from but the 1990 Broadcasting Yearbook lists KREW FM as having a Middle-of-the-Road format while the AM half played Country music.

Friday, October 4, 2019

KUT / KUTX



90.5 FM KUT is a public radio station operated by the (K) University of Texas in Austin.  The National Public Radio-affiliated broadcaster mostly airs NPR programming along with some local content as well as BBC World Service news during late night/early morning hours.
Another KUT sticker can be seen here.




Sister station 98.9 KUTX plays Adult Album Alternative music branded as "The Austin Music Experience." KUTX used to simulcast KUT and was located at 90.1 FM before the University of Texas sold it to Texas Tech University where it  became KNCH.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

KLEA


630 AM KLEA began broadcasting on Christmas day 1952 in Lovington, New Mexico.  Sister station KLEA 101.7 FM followed in October 1965.  According to Wikipedia, both stations ceased operations, surrendered their licenses to the FCC and shut down in 2017.