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City of license Springfield, Missouri
Broadcast area Springfield, Missouri
Branding The Gentle Giant
Slogan The Greatest Hits of All Time
Frequency 101.3 MHz (also on HD Radio)
First air date June 12, 1962 (at 101.5)
Format Adult Contemporary
HD2: Smooth Jazz
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 453.8 meters
Class C
Facility ID 63339
Former frequencies 101.5 MHz (1962-1993)
Owner Stereo Broadcasting
Webcast Listen Live
Website ktxrfm.com

KTXR (101.3 FM) is a radio station broadcasting an Adult Contemporary format, licensed to Springfield, Missouri, USA. The station is owned by Stereo Broadcasting, a subsidiary of Meyer Communications.

KTXR was a longtime beautiful music/easy listening station which had modified its format to a more contemporary Soft AC sound in recent years. The station recently unveiled a new approach dubbed "Timeless Love Songs", a mixture of classic AC/soft rock hits, classic and contemporary versions of pop standards, and smooth jazz cuts. The new format replaces the AC chart currents the station used to play with "new standards" artists such as Norah Jones, Michael Bublé, Diana Krall, Queen Latifah, Rod Stewart, and Renee Olstead.

KTXR also is licensed for HD Radio operations and features Smooth Jazz 24 hours a day on its HD2 channel.

On April 30, 2012 KTXR tweaked its format from soft AC/adult standards to mainstream adult contemporary.[1]


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Coordinates: 37°11′42″N 92°56′06″W / 37.195°N 92.935°W / 37.195; -92.935