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KUBL-FM
Broadcast areaSalt Lake City metropolitan area
Frequency93.3 MHz
Branding93.3 The Bull
Programming
FormatCountry
AffiliationsWestwood One
Ownership
Owner
KBEE, KBER, KENZ, KHTB, KKAT
History
First air date
July 31, 1965 (as KWHO-FM)
Former call signs
KWHO-FM (1965-1984)
KLTQ-FM (1984-1988)
KLZX (1988-1989)
KLZX-FM (1989-1995)
KUBL (1995-2000)
Call sign meaning
The BULL (referring to the animal)
Technical information
Facility ID11238
ClassC
ERP25,000 watts
HAAT1140 meters
Transmitter coordinates
40°39′34″N 112°12′5″W / 40.65944°N 112.20139°W / 40.65944; -112.20139
(atop Farnsworth Peak)
Links
WebcastListen live
Website933thebull.com

KUBL-FM (93.3 MHz) is a radio station broadcasting a country format. Licensed to Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, it serves the Salt Lake City metropolitan area. The station's studios are located in South Salt Lake (behind the I-15/I-80 interchange) and its transmitter site is located southwest of the city on Farnsworth Peak in the Oquirrh Mountains.

History

The station was once known as KWHO-FM, which shared call signs with what is now KKAT. Prior to 1995, KUBL was also known as KLTQ-FM and then KLZX, which became a competitor to KRSP-FM and carried a classic hits format.[1] On May 8, 1995 KLZX became KUBL, switching from classic rock to the current country format.[2][3][1] On September 13, 2022, KUBL was rebranded as "93.3 The Bull".[4]

Former logo
Former logo

Awards and nominations

Year Association Category Recipient Result Ref
2009 Academy of Country Music Awards On-Air Personality of the Year - Large Market Johnson & Johnson Morning Show Nominated
2017 Academy of Country Music Awards Radio Station of the Year - Large Market Station Nominated
On-Air Personality of the Year - Large Market Johnson & Johnson Morning Show Nominated
2018 Country Music Association Awards Radio Station of the Year - Large Market Station Nominated
Academy of Country Music Awards Radio Station of the Year - Large Market Station Won
On-Air Personality of the Year - Large Market Lexi & Banks Morning Show Nominated
2019 NAB Marconi Radio Awards Country Station of the Year Station Nominated
Country Music Association Awards Radio Station of the Year - Large Market Station Nominated
Academy of Country Music Awards On-Air Personality of the Year - Large Market Lexi & Banks Morning Show Won
2020 Academy of Country Music Awards Radio Station of the Year - Large Market Station Nominated
Country Music Association Awards On-Air Personality of the Year - Large Market Lexi & Banks Morning Show Nominated
2021 Academy of Country Music Awards Radio Station of the Year - Large Market Station Nominated

Airstaff


Line-up (as of March 26, 2018):

Station Voice - Chadd Pierce

References

  1. ^ a b Broadcast History: Salt Lake City Radio
  2. ^ Stark, Phyllis (May 27, 1995). "Vox Jox". Billboard. 107 (21): 106.
  3. ^ KROQ Airs Stone Love Affair (Radio & Records, 5/19/1995, page 18)
  4. ^ "KUBL Rebrands As 93.3 The Bull". RadioInsight. Retrieved 2022-09-13.