Alton

100.3

KATZ-FM

ID: Alton/St Louis MO
Format: R&B "100.3 the Beat"
Date: Sep 25 2006 Length: 78min Media: CD #: CD532
DJ: Dwight Stone
Note: 100.3 changed city of license to Bridgeton MO in 2009

Anna

96.5

WKIB

ID: Anna/Carbondale/Sikeston MO/Cape Girardeau MO
Format: top 40 "Mix 96.5"
Date: Oct 02 2010 Length: 80min Media: CD #: CD1700
DJ: Michelle Phillips

Arlington Heights

92.7

WKIE

ID: Arlington Heights
Format: top 40 "92.7 Kiss FM"
Date: Jan 16 1999 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1078
DJ: Shark VO: Mark Driscoll

ID: Arlington Heights/Schaumburg/Chicago
Format: adult hits // WRZA 99.9 "Nine FM, We Play Anything"
Date: Aug 17 2006 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1517
DJ: no DJ

Bartonville

99.9

WWCT

ID: Bartonville/Peoria
Format: modern rock "99-9 the Buzz, Peoria's Rock Alternative"
Date: Jul 18 2009 Length: 52min Media: CD #: CD1261

Belvidere

104.9

WXRX

ID: Belvidere/Rockford
Format: rock "104.9 the X, the Rock Station"
Date: May 05 2007 Length: 50min Media: CD #: CD663
DJ: Driver

Carbondale

101.5

WCIL-FM

ID: Carbondale
Format: top 40 "CIL-FM"
Date: Nov 01 1991 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 405

Casey

104.3

WCBH

ID: Casey
Format: top 40 "104.3 the Party"
Date: Jul 01 2010 Length: 56min Media: CD #: CD1544
DJ: Kurtis Allen

Chicago

890

WLS

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40
Date: Dec 04 1962 Length: 23min Media: Tape #: 170
DJ: Dick Biondi

1000

WCFL

ID: Chicago
Format: format change from top 40 "Super CFL" to easy listening
Date: Mar 15 1976 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 808

88.7

WLUW

ID: Chicago
Format: dance top 40 "High Energy 88-7FM"
Date: Sep 11 1990 Length: 6min Media: Tape #: 1284
Note: Scoped; part of a tape of scoped airchecks of various top 40 stations around the country

93.1

WXRT

ID: Chicago
Format: AAA "XRT"
Date: May 17 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1264
DJ: Matt Spiegel

ID: Chicago
Format: AAA "93XRT"
Date: Apr 17 2009 Length: 49min Media: CD #: CD1202

93.9

WLIT-FM

ID: Chicago
Format: AC "the Lite 93.9"
Date: Apr 17 2009 Length: 56min Media: CD #: CD1196
DJ: Melissa Forman

94.7

WDAI

ID: Chicago
Format: rock
Date: Dec 02 1974 Length: 31min Media: Tape #: CD450
DJ: Ron Brittain

WLS-FM

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40
Date: Dec 13 1983 Length: 48min Media: Tape #: 1217/CD1319
DJ: Dahl & Meier

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40
Date: Aug 20 1984 Length: 47min Media: Tape #: 1039/CD1228
DJ: Susan Platt

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40
Date: Oct 15 1985 Length: 47min Media: Tape #: 367/CD1305
DJ: Susan Platt
Audio Clip
Note: Excellent music mix

WYTZ

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40 "Z95"
Date: Jan 01 1987 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1291
Note: New Year's dance mixes

ID: Chicago
Format: dance top 40 "Hot 94-7"
Date: Apr 17 1991 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1434
VO: Brian James

WKXK

ID: Chicago
Format: country "94.7 Kicks Country"
Date: Aug 10 1996 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 809

WZZN

ID: Chicago
Format: modern rock "New Rock 94-7 the Zone"
Date: May 17 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1264

WLS-FM

ID: Chicago
Format: 50s-70s oldies
Date: Apr 16 2009 Length: 53min Media: CD #: CD1194
DJ: Dick Biondi

95.5

WMET

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40-rock "MET"
Date: Aug 29 1977 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1368
DJ: Capt Whammo
Note: Scoped

WNUA

ID: Chicago
Format: smooth jazz "Smooth Jazz WNUA 95.5"
Date: Sep 19 2004 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1369

ID: Chicago
Format: format change from smooth jazz to Spanish top 40
Date: May 22 2009 Length: 70min Media: CD #: CD1436
Note: Last hour of smooth jazz format followed by debut of Spanish hits "Mega 95.5"

96.3

WBBM-FM

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40 "B96 WBBM-FM"
Date: Dec 31 1982 Length: 46min Media: Tape #: 1343
DJ: Gary Spears

ID: Chicago
Format: dance top 40 "B96, the Killer B"
Date: Sep 11 1990 Length: 6min Media: Tape #: 1284
DJ: George McFly VO: Mitch Craig
Note: Scoped; part of a tape of scoped airchecks of various top 40 stations around the country

ID: Chicago
Format: dance top 40 "B96"
Date: Mar 10 1992 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 376
DJ: George McFly

ID: Chicago
Format: dance top 40 "B96"
Date: Jan 06 1997 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 887
DJ: Roxane

ID: Chicago
Format: R&B-dance "B96.3, the Killer B"
Date: May 18 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1265
DJ: Eddie & JoBo

ID: Chicago
Format: R&B-dance "B96"
Date: Apr 16 2009 Length: 53min Media: CD #: CD1195
DJ: Jerzy

97.1

WDRV

ID: Chicago
Format: classic hits "97-1FM the Drive"
Date: Sep 20 2004 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1369
DJ: Christine Moran

97.9

WLUP-FM

ID: Chicago
Format: modern AC "Loop 97-9, Chicago's Rock Variety"
Date: Jun 11 1997 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 861

ID: Chicago
Format: classic rock "97-9 the Loop"
Date: Sep 20 2004 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1370
DJ: Byrd VO: Chris Corley

ID: Chicago
Format: classic rock "97-9 the Loop, Chicago's Rock Station"
Date: Apr 17 2009 Length: 67min Media: CD #: CD1204
DJ: Eddie Webb

98.7

WFMT

ID: Chicago
Format: classical
Date: Apr 17 2009 Length: 57min Media: CD #: CD1200
DJ: Carl Grapentine

99.5

WEFM

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40 "We FM"
Date: Mar 11 1978 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1368
DJ: Don Cox

WUSN

ID: Chicago
Format: country "US99.5"
Date: May 18 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1265

100.3

WPNT

ID: Chicago
Format: hot AC "100.3 the Point"
Date: Mar 10 1992 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 369

ID: Chicago
Format: hot AC "Chicago's 100.3"
Date: Jan 12 1997 Length: 48min Media: Tape #: 901
DJ: Shannon Dell

WNND

ID: Chicago
Format: 80s-90s oldies
Date: May 19 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1266

WILV

ID: Chicago
Format: rhythmic AC "100.3 Love FM, the Songs You Love"
Date: Jan 28 2007 Length: 90min Media: Tape #: 1522
DJ: Ken Southern

ID: Chicago
Format: 80s-90s oldies "100.3 Love FM"
Date: Mar 30 2008 Length: 70min Media: CD #: CD930

ID: Chicago
Format: 70s-90s oldies "Rewind 100.3"
Date: Jul 13 2010 Length: 80min Media: CD #: CD1536
DJ: Megan Reed

101.1 HD2

WKQX-HD2

ID: Chicago
Format: modern rock "Q2, Next Generation Alternative"
Date: May 12 2006 Length: 46min Media: CD #: CD396
DJ: no DJ
Note: WKQX's recently launched digital subchannel

101.1 HD3

WIQI-HD3

ID: Chicago
Format: modern rock // WKQX-LP 6 "Q87-7, Chicago's Underground Alternative"
Date: May 06 2012 Length: 65min Media: CD #: CD2023
DJ: no DJ

101.1

WKQX

ID: Chicago
Format: hot AC "Q101"
Date: Feb 28 1990 Length: 90min Media: Tape #: 64

ID: Chicago
Format: modern rock "Q101, Chicago's New Rock Alternative"
Date: Aug 18 1992 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 589
DJ: Carla Leonardo

ID: Chicago
Format: modern rock "Q101, the Alternative"
Date: May 19 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1266
DJ: Sludge

ID: Chicago
Format: modern rock "Q101, Chicago's Alternative"
Date: Apr 17 2009 Length: 49min Media: CD #: CD1203
DJ: Alex Quigley

103.5

WFYR

ID: Chicago
Format: AC-oldies
Date: Jul 04 1984 Length: 63min Media: Tape #: CD322
DJ: CK Cooper

WKSC-FM

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40 "Kiss 103.5, Today's Hit Music"
Date: Mar 31 2001 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1186
DJ: Rick Party

ID: Chicago
Format: top 40 "103-5 Kiss FM"
Date: Apr 16 2009 Length: 54min Media: CD #: CD1193
DJ: Silly Jilly

104.3

WJMK

ID: Chicago
Format: 60s-70s oldies "Oldies 104.3"
Date: Sep 20 2004 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1370
DJ: Dick Biondi

ID: Chicago
Format: adult hits "104-3 Jack FM"
Date: Dec 14 2005 Length: 80min Media: CD #: CD205
DJ: no DJ

ID: Chicago
Format: adult hits "104-3 Jack FM, Playing What We Want"
Date: Apr 17 2009 Length: 50min Media: CD #: CD1192
DJ: no DJ VO: Howard Cogan

ID: Chicago
Format: 60s-80s oldies "104-3 K-Hits"
Date: Mar 14 2011 Length: 70min Media: CD #: CD1705
DJ: Eddie & JoBo
Note: Debut of new oldies format

107.5

WGCI-FM

ID: Chicago
Format: R&B
Date: Dec 14 2005 Length: 80min Media: CD #: CD209
DJ: The Bad Boyz (Mike Love & The Diz)

channel 6

WKQX-LP

ID: Chicago
Format: modern rock "Q87-7, Chicago's Underground Alternative"
Date: May 06 2012 Length: 65min Media: CD #: CD2023
DJ: no DJ

WRME-LP

ID: Chicago
Format: 60s-80s oldies "87-7 MeTV FM, Me Music"
Date: Jul 10 2015 Length: 50min Media: CD #: CD2313
DJ: no DJ

Chillicothe

94.3

WKSO

ID: Chillicothe/Peoria
Format: 80s oldies "Channel 94.3"
Date: Oct 22 2000 Length: 47min Media: Tape #: CD1699

Coal City

100.7

WBVS

ID: Coal City/Joliet
Format: top 40 "100.7 the Bus, Today's Hottest Hits"
Date: Jun 12 1998 Length: 46min Media: Tape #: CD451
DJ: Steve Corey

Colfax

92.9

WRPW

ID: Colfax/Bloomington/Normal
Format: R&B-dance "Power 92.9, Today's Hottest Music"
Date: Jan 27 2007 Length: 30min Media: Tape #: CD595

Collinsville

105.7

KPNT

ID: Collinsville/St Louis MO
Format: modern rock "105-7 the Point"
Date: Aug 11 2015 Length: 61min Media: CD #: CD2332
DJ: The Rizzuto Show
Note: KPNT changed city of license from Ste Genevieve MO in 2015

Columbia

104.9

KMJM-FM

ID: Columbia/St Louis MO
Format: adult R&B "Majic 104.9"
Date: Sep 25 2006 Length: 77min Media: CD #: CD510
Note: The adult R&B "Majic" format moved to co-owned KBWX 100.3 Bridgeton MO/St Louis 11/7/2012; see 100.3 for later KMJM-FM airchecks

ID: Columbia
Format: dance top 40 "Wild 104-9"
Date: Nov 07 2012 Length: 80min Media: CD #: CD2051
DJ: no DJ
Note: First day of new format; the former adult R&B "Majic" format moved to co-owned KBWX 100.3

KLLT

ID: Columbia/St Louis MO
Format: modern rock "Alt 104-9, St Louis' Alternative Rock"
Date: Nov 11 2016 Length: 68min Media: CD #: CD2399
DJ: no DJ
Note: KLLT flipped from "Wild 104-9" KBWX to modern rock Oct 18

Danville

102.1

WDNL

ID: Danville/Champaign/Urbana
Format: top 40 "D102, the Best Music"
Date: Dec 10 1991 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 357

DeKalb

92.5

WDEK

ID: DeKalb
Format: adult hits // WRZA 99.9 "Nine FM, We Play Anything"
Date: Aug 17 2006 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1517
DJ: no DJ

Decatur

102.9

WSOY-FM

ID: Decatur
Format: top 40 "Y103"
Date: Jan 27 2007 Length: 42min Media: Tape #: CD584
DJ: Rickie Sass

Dundee

103.9

WWYW

ID: Dundee/Elgin
Format: 60s-70s oldies "Y103.9"
Date: May 03 2007 Length: 45min Media: CD #: CD661

East St Louis

1490

WESL

ID: East St Louis/St Louis MO
Format: R&B oldies
Date: Nov 01 2004 Length: 80min Media: Tape #: CD1142

101.1

WVRV

ID: East St Louis/St Louis MO
Format: rhythmic AC "Movin' 101.1"
Date: Sep 13 2006 Length: 61min Media: CD #: CD498
DJ: no DJ
Note: WVRV flipped from modern AC "the River" the week before

WMVN

ID: East St Louis
Format: rhythmic AC "Movin' 101.1"
Date: Jan 05 2008 Length: 79min Media: CD #: CD809
DJ: El T

Elmwood Park

105.9

WCFS-FM

ID: Elmwood Park/Chicago
Format: AC "Fresh 105.9, Today's Soft Music"
Date: Feb 04 2008 Length: 44min Media: CD #: CD929
DJ: no DJ

Eureka

98.5

WRVP

ID: Eureka/Bloomington
Format: top 40 // WPPY 101.1 "98.5 & 101.1 the Party"
Date: Mar 18 2001 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1496
DJ: no DJ

WPIA

ID: Eureka
Format: top 40 "98-5 Kiss FM"
Date: Jul 18 2009 Length: 52min Media: CD #: CD1259

Genoa

106.3

WYRB

ID: Genoa/Rockford/DeKalb
Format: adult R&B // WSRB 106.3 "Soul 106-3"
Date: Apr 16 2009 Length: 59min Media: CD #: CD1198

Glasford

101.1

WPPY

ID: Glasford/Peoria
Format: top 40 "98.5 & 101.1 the Party"
Date: Mar 18 2001 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1496
DJ: no DJ

Golconda

94.3

WDXR-FM

ID: Golconda/Paducah KY
Format: 70s-80s oldies "the Cool Fox"
Date: Aug 18 2001 Length: 80min Media: Tape #: CD1163
DJ: no DJ

Granite City

106.5

KWK

ID: Granite City/St Louis MO
Format: top 40
Date: 1985 Length: 5min Media: Tape #: CD213
DJ: Cat Summers
Note: Scoped

WKBQ

ID: Granite City/St Louis MO
Format: top 40 "Q106.5"
Date: Feb 09 1991 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 277

WARH

ID: Granite City/St Louis MO
Format: adult hits "106-5 the Arch, 70s, 80s, Whatever We Want"
Date: Sep 14 2006 Length: 61min Media: CD #: CD470
DJ: Kathy Reynolds VO: John O'Hurley

Heyworth

97.9

WBBE

ID: Heyworth
Format: adult hits "97-9 Bob FM"
Date: Jul 29 2008 Length: 47min Media: Tape #: CD1439

Hillsboro

99.7

WXAJ

ID: Hillsboro/Springfield
Format: top 40 "99-7 Kiss FM"
Date: Oct 17 2005 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1496
DJ: no DJ

ID: Hillsboro/Springfield
Format: top 40 "99-7 Kiss FM"
Date: Jan 15 2011 Length: 60min Media: CD #: CD1703
DJ: Intern Sarah

Jerseyville

104.1

WKBQ-FM

ID: Jerseyville/St Louis MO
Format: top 40 "Q104"
Date: Apr 22 1996 Length: 48min Media: Tape #: 802/CD2375
DJ: JC the Wild Child VO: Brian James

WRDA

ID: Jerseyville/St Louis MO
Format: standards "Red @ 104.1, Music With Class"
Date: Sep 05 2004 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1433

WHHL

ID: Jerseyville/St Louis MO
Format: R&B "Hot 104.1"
Date: Sep 25 2006 Length: 78min Media: CD #: CD473
DJ: Staci Static
Note: WHHL changed city of license from Jerseyville to Hazelwood MO in 2008

Kankakee

92.7

WKIF

ID: Kankakee
Format: top 40 // WKIE 92.7 "92.7 Kiss FM"
Date: Jan 16 1999 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1078
DJ: Shark VO: Mark Driscoll

99.9

WBUS

ID: Kankakee
Format: top 40 "the Bus"
Date: Feb 20 1989 Length: 48min Media: Tape #: 702/CD1316
DJ: Mark McGill

ID: Kankakee/Chicago
Format: top 40 "the Bus"
Date: Jan 06 1993 Length: 48min Media: Tape #: CD152
Note: The 99.9 facility changed city of license to Park Forest in 2001

Lansing

106.3

WSRB

ID: Lansing/Chicago
Format: adult R&B "Soul 106-3"
Date: Apr 16 2009 Length: 59min Media: CD #: CD1198

Metropolis

105.5

WREZ

ID: Metropolis/Paducah KY
Format: top 40 "105-5 the Cat"
Date: Oct 02 2010 Length: 57min Media: CD #: CD1701
DJ: Heather Stevens

Moline

96.9

WXLP

ID: Moline/"Quad Cities"
Format: classic hits "97X"
Date: Aug 01 2010 Length: 66min Media: CD #: CD1587
DJ: Jack Danner

Mount Carmel

94.9

WKRI

ID: Mount Carmel/Evansville IN
Format: classic rock "Classic K-Rock 94-9"
Date: Aug 16 2001 Length: 80min Media: Tape #: CD1140
DJ: Eric Stone

Normal

96.7

WIHN

ID: Normal
Format: rock "96-7 I-Rock"
Date: Aug 14 2008 Length: 47min Media: Tape #: CD1444
DJ: Chandler

Oak Park

102.7

WVAZ

ID: Oak Park/Chicago
Format: adult R&B "V103"
Date: Apr 16 2009 Length: 55min Media: CD #: CD1199

Park Forest

99.9

WRZA

ID: Park Forest/Chicago
Format: adult hits "Nine FM, We Play Anything"
Date: Aug 17 2006 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1517
DJ: no DJ
Note: The 99.9 facility changed city of license from Kankakee in 2001

Pekin

95.5

WGLO

ID: Pekin/Peoria
Format: classic rock "95-5GLO, Peoria's Classic Rock Station"
Date: Jul 18 2009 Length: 37min Media: CD #: CD1260
DJ: no DJ

Peoria

1290

WIRL

ID: Peoria
Format: AC
Date: Dec 03 1981 Length: 30min Media: Tape #: CD1297
DJ: Kurt Schaeffer

105.7

WIXO

ID: Peoria
Format: rock "105-7 the X"
Date: Jul 18 2009 Length: 38min Media: CD #: CD1260
DJ: no DJ

Petersburg

97.7

WLCE

ID: Petersburg/Springfield
Format: AAA "Alice @ 97.7, Springfield's Music Alternative"
Date: May 03 2007 Length: 61min Media: CD #: CD662
DJ: Lars Canyon

Rantoul

96.1

WQQB

ID: Rantoul/Champaign
Format: top 40 "All the Hits Q96"
Date: Jan 27 2007 Length: 43min Media: Tape #: CD595

Rock Island

1270

WKBF

ID: Rock Island
Format: top 40 // WHTS 98.9 "All Hit 98-9"
Date: Aug 07 1996 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 813
DJ: Corey Stone

98.9

WHTS

ID: Rock Island
Format: top 40 "All Hit 98-9"
Date: Aug 07 1996 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 813
DJ: Corey Stone

Rockford

97.5

WZOK

ID: Rockford
Format: top 40 "97ZOK"
Date: Apr 29 2007 Length: 45min Media: CD #: CD636
DJ: no DJ

Sherman

93.9

WABZ

ID: Sherman/Springfield
Format: adult hits "93-9 Abe FM"
Date: Oct 30 2005 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: CD1145
DJ: no DJ

Skokie

101.9

WTMX

ID: Skokie/Chicago
Format: modern AC "101.9FM, Today's Rock Mix"
Date: May 31 1997 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 861
DJ: Heidi Stern

ID: Skokie/Chicago
Format: modern AC "the Mix"
Date: Mar 31 2001 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1186

ID: Skokie/Chicago
Format: hot AC "101.9 the Mix"
Date: Apr 17 2009 Length: 49min Media: CD #: CD1201
DJ: Jeff Corder

Springfield

103.7

WDBR

ID: Springfield
Format: top 40 "Best Music DBR"
Date: Aug 14 1993 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 538

ID: Springfield
Format: top 40
Date: Sep 15 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1290

ID: Springfield
Format: top 40
Date: May 03 2007 Length: 56min Media: CD #: CD664
DJ: Bob Parrish VO: Brian James

ID: Springfield
Format: top 40
Date: Jan 15 2011 Length: 60min Media: CD #: CD1704
DJ: Mikey; Blake

104.5

WFMB-FM

ID: Springfield
Format: country "B104.5"
Date: Sep 20 2003 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1290

Virden

96.7

WCVS-FM

ID: Virden/Springfield
Format: classic rock "96-7 the Boss"
Date: Jan 07 2011 Length: 60min Media: CD #: CD1702
DJ: Joe Schmoe
Note: Debut of new classic rock format; format flip includes last 15 minutes of stunting with all-Bruce Springsteen

Zion

96.9

WTNX

ID: Zion
Format: modern AC // WTMX 101.9 "the Mix"
Date: Mar 31 2001 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1186

WWDV

ID: Zion
Format: classic hits // WDRV 97.1 "97-1FM the Drive"
Date: Sep 20 2004 Length: 45min Media: Tape #: 1369
DJ: Christine Moran