KQOD

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KQOD
CityStockton, California
Broadcast areaStockton/Modesto
Frequency100.1 (MHz)
BrandingMega 100
SloganFM/HD1: The Valley's Greatest Throwbacks
HD2: Live Mix of Today's Biggest Hits
Programming
FormatFM/HD1: Classic Hip Hop
HD2: "Club Jam" Rhythmic contemporary/dance music
Ownership
OwneriHeartMedia, Inc.
(Capstar TX LLC)
KFIV, KJSN, KMRQ, KOSO
History
First air date
January 24, 1980
Call sign meaning
KQ OlDies (former format)
Technical information
Facility ID9134
ClassA
ERP6,000 watts
HAAT100 meters (328 ft)
Links
WebcastListen Live
Listen (HD2)
WebsiteMega100fm.iheart.com

KQOD (100.1 MHz) is a commercial FM radio station in Stockton, California. It carries a Classic Hip Hop radio format, and is owned by iHeartMedia, Inc. Its studios and offices are on Lancey Drive in Modesto.

KQOD has an effective radiated power (ERP) of 6,000 watts. The transmitter is on Arata Road in Stockton.[1] KQOD broadcasts in the HD Radio hybrid format. Its HD2 subchannel carries a rhythmic contemporary dance music format known as "Club Jam."

History[edit]

On January 24, 1980, the station first signed on as KFMR.[2] It was owned by Carson Communications and aired an easy listening country music format.

On November 23, 1994 it changed its call letters to KQOD.[3] It aired an oldies music format.

In 1999, the station was acquired by San Antonio-based Clear Channel Communications, the forerunner to today's iHeartMedia, Inc.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Radio-Locator.com/KQOD
  2. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 1982 page C-34
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database.
  4. ^ Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook 2010 page D-109

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 37°59′49″N 121°12′18″W / 37.997°N 121.205°W / 37.997; -121.205