KNDE

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For the defunct radio station in California, see KNDE (defunct).
KNDE
City of license College Station, Texas
Broadcast area Bryan-College Station
Branding Candy 95.1
Slogan Aggieland's Hit Music Station
Frequency 95.1 MHz (also on HD Radio)
First air date 1971 (as KTSR at 92.1)
Format FM/HD1: Top 40 (CHR)
HD2: Alternative Rock "Rock Candy"
HD3: Sports "Play by Replay"
HD4: Country "Maverick 101" (KVMK simulcast)
ERP 38,000 watts
HAAT 171 meters
Class C2
Facility ID 7631
Callsign meaning the callsign sounds like the word Candy
Former callsigns KTSR (1971-2003)
Former frequencies 92.1 MHz (1971-2003)
Owner Bryan Broadcasting Corporation
(Bryan Broadcasting License Corporation)
Webcast Listen Live
Listen Live (HD2)
Listen Live (HD4)
Website candy95.com
playbyreplay.com (HD3)
maverickradio.com (HD4)

KNDE (95.1 FM, "Candy 95.1") is a radio station with a Top 40 (CHR) format licensed to College Station, Texas. Before 2003, it broadcast on 92.1 FM as rock station KTSR. It is owned and operated by Bryan Broadcasting Company through its licensee Bryan Broadcasting License Corporation, based locally in College Station, Texas.

History[edit]

KNDE or Candy 95 first signed on the air in March 2003, featuring programs such as The Morning Zoo with Mason and Mack, Lesley K in middays, Jerry Kidd in the afternoons and Tripp Daily at night. Since signing on, it has garnered attention for its high dollar cash games (such as Hi-Lo) and its numerous public service endeavors (Candy Cares for Kids Radiothon and Christmas Angels).

Candy 95 is operated by Bryan Broadcasting Company, Bryan-College Station's only locally owned media outlet.

In 2009, Candy 95 began broadcasting in HD and took live to side channels (Zone HD).

Candy 95's current line-up features the popular Morning Candy with Frito and Katy, Adam Knight, Ebony Williams, and Josh Hurt

KNDE 95.1 began in March 2003, replacing the long-standing rock station KTSR 92.1 which began in 1971. abc

Current DJs[edit]

  • Frito and Katy Dempsey (Morning Candy with Frito and Katy)
  • Ebony Williams - Middays
  • Catnip - Afternoon DJ
  • Josh Hurt - Night Personality

Former DJs[edit]

  • Krash
  • Elizabethany
  • Bobby Mason
  • Scotty Mack
  • Bo-Bo the Monkey Boy
  • Lesley K
  • Tripp Daily
  • Jerry Kidd
  • Tic-Tac
  • Maddie
  • Brad Mitchell
  • Mike Retro
  • Lindsey Hall
  • Adam Knight

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 30°41′17″N 96°25′34″W / 30.688°N 96.426°W / 30.688; -96.426