KESO
CitySouth Padre Island, Texas
Broadcast areaRio Grande Valley
Frequency92.7 MHz
BrandingClassic 92.7
Programming
FormatClassic hits
Ownership
OwnerMBM Corporative (Radio United formerly R Communications)
(MBM Texas Valley LLC)
KBUC, KSOX, XHCAO, XHAVO, XHRR
History
First air date
1989 (as KJIB)
Former call signs
KOUA (1989-1989)
KJIB (1989-1995)
Technical information
Facility ID36650
ClassC2
ERP38,000 watts
HAAT131 meters (461 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
26°3′14″N 97°12′47″W / 26.05389°N 97.21306°W / 26.05389; -97.21306Coordinates: 26°3′14″N 97°12′47″W / 26.05389°N 97.21306°W / 26.05389; -97.21306

KESO (92.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a classic hits music format.[1] Licensed to South Padre Island, Texas, United States, the station serves the McAllen-Brownsville-Harlingen area. The station is currently owned by MBM Texas Valley LLC.[2]

Previously known as "Alternative 92.7" and "Digital 92.7", the station recently simulcast the Regional Mexican programming of XHRR.

History

The station was assigned the call letters KOUA on 1989-09-26. On 1989-10-12, the station changed its call sign to KJIB and again on 1995-12-18 to the current KESO.[3]

References

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Summer 2009.
  2. ^ "KESO Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  3. ^ "KESO Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.