KGKL-FM
CitySan Angelo, Texas
Broadcast areaSan Angelo, Texas
Frequency97.5 MHz
Branding97.5 KGKL
SloganNumber One for New Country
Programming
FormatCountry
AffiliationsCitadel Media
Ownership
OwnerTownsquare Media
(Townsquare Media San Angelo License, LLC)
KELI, KGKL, KKCN
Technical information
Facility ID34465
ClassC1
ERP100,000 watts
HAAT125 meters (410 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
31°29′46″N 100°24′50″W / 31.49611°N 100.41389°W / 31.49611; -100.41389Coordinates: 31°29′46″N 100°24′50″W / 31.49611°N 100.41389°W / 31.49611; -100.41389
Links
WebcastListen Live
Website975kgkl.com

KGKL-FM (97.5 FM, "97.5 KGKL") is a radio station broadcasting a country music format.[1] Licensed to San Angelo, Texas, United States, the station serves the San Angelo area. The station is currently owned by Townsquare Media, and features programming from Citadel Media.[2]

History

The station changed its call sign from KSJT to KGKL-FM on February 28, 1983.[3] On October 7, 2003, then-owner KGKL, Inc. assigned the station's license to KGKL Partners, LLP, along with the licenses for KELI and KGKL.[4] The licenses for the three stations were assigned again on January 26, 2004, to Encore Broadcasting LLC,[5] and again on February 13, 2004, to Encore Broadcasting of San Angelo, LLC.[6] On November 17, 2005, the three licenses, along with those for KKCN, KKCN-FM1, KNRX, and KNRX-FM1, were assigned to Encore Broadcasting of San Angelo Limited Partnership 1.[7] All seven licenses were assigned to Double O Texas Corporation (which later merged with Townsquare Media) on January 19, 2006.[8]

The station's current air personalities consist of Big D and Bubba in the Morning, Jess On The Job, Quinn Alexander, Taste of Country Nights and is the Dallas Cowboys Affiliate for San Angelo.

References

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Summer 2009. Retrieved July 19, 2009.
  2. ^ "KGKL-FM Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 19, 2009.
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 3, 2009.
  4. ^ "Application Search Details". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 3, 2009.
  5. ^ "Application Search Details". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 3, 2009.
  6. ^ "Application Search Details". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 3, 2009.
  7. ^ "Application Search Details". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 3, 2009.
  8. ^ "Application Search Details". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 3, 2009.