WAMX

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WAMX
WAMX logo.png
City Milton, West Virginia
Broadcast area Huntington metro area
Branding "106.3 The Brew"
Slogan "The Tri-State's Only Classic Rock Station"
Frequency 106.3 MHz
First air date October 1, 1980
Format Classic rock
ERP 1,650 watts
HAAT 338 meters
Class B1
Facility ID 60450
Transmitter coordinates 38°30′21.00″N 82°12′33.00″W / 38.5058333°N 82.2091667°W / 38.5058333; -82.2091667
Former callsigns WAEZ-FM (1980–93)
WZZW (1993–94)
WFXN (1994–95)
WZZW-FM (1995–97)
Affiliations Premiere Networks
Premium Choice
Owner iHeartMedia, Inc.
(Capstar TX LLC)
Sister stations WLRX, WBVB, WKEE-FM, WIRO, WTCR, WTCR-FM, WVHU, WZZW
Webcast WAMX Webstream
Website WAMX Online

WAMX (106.3 FM, "106.3 The Brew") is a classic rock radio station licensed to Milton, West Virginia, serving the Huntington metro area. Owned by iHeartMedia, Inc., WAMX is the local affiliate for John Boy and Billy and Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx. The WAMX studios are located in Huntington, while the station transmitter resides near Ona. In addition to a standard analog transmission, WAMX is available online via iHeartRadio.[1][2][3]

History[edit]

The station began broadcasting on October 1, 1980, under the callsign WAEZ-FM.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "In Brief - September 13, 2013". FMQB.com. Friday Morning Quarterback, Inc. September 13, 2013. Retrieved September 15, 2013. Syndicated talk show Rover's Morning Glory has added two new affiliates with the addition of Rock WKGB/Binghamton and Classic Rock WAMX/Huntington. 
  2. ^ http://www.sixxsense.com/pages/radiostations.html?state=west_virginia
  3. ^ http://www.1063thebrew.com/pages/jobs.html
  4. ^ http://www.americanradiohistory.com/hd2/Archive-BC-YB-IDX/80s-OCR-YB/1986-YB/1986-BC-YB-OCR-Page-0394.pdf

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