KKEG

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KKEG
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City Bentonville, Arkansas
Broadcast area Fayetteville (Northwest Arkansas)
Branding 98.3 The Keg
Slogan The Rock of Northwest Arkansas
Frequency 98.3 MHz
First air date August 31, 1983 (as KBCV)
Format Mainstream rock
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 188 meters
Class C1
Facility ID 16571
Transmitter coordinates 36°7′38.00″N 93°59′23.00″W / 36.1272222°N 93.9897222°W / 36.1272222; -93.9897222
Callsign meaning K "KEG"
Former callsigns KBCV (1983-1995)
KFAY-FM (1995-2004)
KQSM-FM (2004-2009)
Owner Cumulus Media
(Cumulus Licensing LLC)
Sister stations KQSM-FM, KMCK-FM, KAMO-FM, KRMW-FM, KFAY-AM, KYNG-AM
Webcast Listen Live
Website 983thekeg.com

KKEG (98.3 FM, "98.3 The Keg") is a radio station broadcasting a mainstream rock format. Licensed to Bentonville, Arkansas, United States, it serves the Fayetteville (North West Arkansas) area. It first began broadcasting in 1969 as Northwest Arkansas' only rock station. The station is currently owned by Cumulus Media.

History[edit]

In 1969, the station signed on as Northwest Arkansas' only rock station on the 92.1 frequency. In 1980 KKEG gave away the first vehicle on the radio in Northwest Arkansas. In 1999 KKEG celebrated 30 years of broadcsting rock and roll to Northwest Arkansas listeners by giving away a home.

KKEG[edit]

On June 11, 2009, the rock format on 92.1 FM Fayetteville was moved to 98.3 FM as "98.3 The Keg" along with the KKEG call sign. The KQSM-FM call sign was moved to 92.1 FM.

On-Air: 5-9AM - Bob & Tom, 9-2PM - Droid, 2-7PM - Chris Baker, 7p-Midnight Laura K.

Past DJ's: Mojo, Dave Fry, Joel Casey, Sandy Scott, Jon Williams, Stash, Mareike, Miller

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