|Broadcast area||Pensacola, Florida
|Slogan||The Rock Station|
|Frequency||101.5 MHz (also on HD Radio)|
|First air date||1971 (as WBOP-FM)|
HD2: Country "Trace Adkins Radio"
|Former callsigns||WBOP-FM (1971-1978)
(Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
|Sister stations||WKSJ-FM, WMXC, WNTM, WRKH, WYCL|
WTKX-FM (101.5 FM, "TK101") is an active rock music formatted radio station licensed to serve Pensacola, Florida. The broadcast area reaches far into northwest Florida, nearly all of southwest Alabama and as far as Gulfport, Mississippi.
In November 2014 the station studio's and broadcast center was moved to in Mobile, Alabama to be consolidated with other Iheartmedia facilities. This is due to iHeartMedia, Inc. shutting down or selling radio stations not located within the top-100 markets. The station's transmitter is near Robertsdale, Alabama.
WTKX features syndicated personalities "Lex & Terry" in morning drive and Iheartmedia's "Premium Content" or syndicated personalities in all other day-parts. Including PM Drive on-air personality "Dump Truck" who broadcast's out of the Tampa Bay area market.
The station broadcasts in HD Radio and carries Nick Radio on HD-2 sub-channel.
WTKX has been a rock radio station for over 33 years.
Before transitioning to syndicated programming, former live and local on-air personalities and alumni include: Mark the Shark, Joel Sampson, Candy, Steve Smith, Strummer, Linda J, Greg Golden, Dave Collins, Bedpan Andy, Rick Allen, Scott Free, Nick at Nite, Rory Suchet, Mike Ondako, Scotty, Suzy Boe, Alex, Lalaine, Linda Lawrence, Elvis Jones, Nick Flynn, Gus Brant and The Breakfast Flakes. Which featured Jeff Stevens and Chip Nelson.
Former AM Co-Host Dick Danger, is now a published author.
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WTKX
- Radio-Locator information on WTKX
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WTKX
|This article about a radio station in Florida is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|