List of jazz radio stations in the United States

Summary

This is a list of terrestrial, satellite and internet radio stations which identify themselves as playing jazz in any of its forms (mainstream, traditional, fusion, acid, and smooth, among others), or have substantial jazz programming, that can be heard in the United States.

Station Frequency
Channel
Format Type Licensed to/
operated by
City State Website
KAJI-LP 95.3 MHz Various Terrestrial American Jazz Institute Palm Desert  California Website
KAZI 88.7 MHz Various Terrestrial Austin Community Radio, Inc. Austin  Texas Program schedule
KBCU 88.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Bethel College North Newton  Kansas Website
KBEM-FM 88.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Minneapolis Public Schools Minneapolis  Minnesota Website
KBSK &
KBSU-FM
89.9 MHz &
90.3 MHz on HD2
Mainstream Terrestrial Boise State University McCall, Boise  Idaho Website
KCCK-FM 88.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids  Iowa Website
KCME-HD2 88.7 MHz on HD2 & 93.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Cheyenne Mountain Public Broadcast House, Inc. Colorado  Colorado Website
KCSM 91.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial San Mateo County Community College District San Mateo  California Website
KCYI-LP 97.7 MHz Smooth Jazz Terrestrial Edwards Broadcasting Oklahoma City  Oklahoma Website
KDKI-LP 103.9 MHz Big bands, Swing, Traditional Terrestrial Tamarack Community Broadcasting Inc. Twin Falls  Idaho Website
KEWU-FM 89.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Eastern Washington University Cheney  Washington Website
KJEM 89.9 MHz Mainstream, Modern, Retro Terrestrial Washington State University Pullman  Washington Website
KJLU 88.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Lincoln University of Missouri Jefferson City  Missouri Website
KJZA 89.5 MHz Mainstream (weekdays and overnights), Public Radio Terrestrial K-Jazz Radio Network Drake  Arizona Website
KJZX-LP 89.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Jazz ATX, Inc. Austin  Texas Website
KKJZ 88.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial California State University, Long Beach Long Beach  California Website
KMFO-LP 98.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame Tulsa  Oklahoma
KMHD 89.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Mt. Hood Community College Gresham  Oregon Website
KNKX-HD2 88.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Friends of 88.5 (Community ownership) Tacoma  Washington Website
KNTU 88.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial University of North Texas McKinney  Texas Website
KOJH-LP 104.7 MHz Jazz, Blues Terrestrial Mutual Musicians Foundation, Inc. Kansas City  Missouri Website
KRTU-FM 91.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Trinity University San Antonio  Texas Website
KRWV-LP 99.3 MHz Smooth Jazz, Mainstream Terrestrial Gold Canyon Public Radio Inc. Gold Canyon  Arizona Website
KSBR 88.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Saddleback College Mission Viejo  California Website
KSDS 88.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial San Diego Community College District
San Diego City College
San Diego  California Website
KTSU 90.9 MHz Various Terrestrial Texas Southern University Houston  Texas Program schedule
KUAZ-HD2 89.1 MHz Mainstream HD Radio University of Arizona Tucson  Arizona Website
KUNV 91.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial University of Nevada, Las Vegas Las Vegas  Nevada Website
KUVO 89.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Rocky Mountain Public Media, Inc. Denver  Colorado Website
KUWL 90.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial University of Wyoming Laramie  Wyoming Website
KWBR-LP 105.7 MHz Smooth Jazz Terrestrial Association of Community Resources and News St. George  Utah Website
Real Jazz 67 Mainstream, Traditional, Fusion, Acid Satellite Sirius XM Satellite Radio N/A N/A Website
Watercolors 66 Smooth Jazz Satellite Sirius XM Satellite Radio N/A N/A Website
WAEG 92.3 MHz Smooth Jazz Terrestrial Perry Broadcasting Evans  Georgia (U.S. state) Website
WAJH 91.1 MHz Smooth Jazz Terrestrial Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame Birmingham  Alabama Website
WBGO 88.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Newark Public Radio Newark  New Jersey Website
WBRH 90.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial East Baton Rouge Parish Public Schools
Baton Rouge Magnet High School
Baton Rouge  Louisiana Website
WCLK 91.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Clark Atlanta University Atlanta  Georgia (U.S. state) Website
WDCB 90.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial College of DuPage, District #502 Glen Ellyn  Illinois Website
WDNA 88.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Bascomb Memorial Broadcasting Foundation Miami  Florida Website
WDPS 89.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Dayton Public Schools &
Ponitz Career Technology Center
Dayton  Ohio Website
WEAA 88.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Morgan State University Baltimore  Maryland Website
WESM 91.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial University of Maryland Eastern Shore Princess Anne  Maryland Website
WETF-LP 105.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Latino Task Force For Education Inc. South Bend  Indiana Website
WGMC 90.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Greece Central School District
Greece Olympia High School
Greece  New York Website
WGUC-HD2 90.9 HD2 Jazz Terrestrial Cincinnati Public Radio, Inc. Cincinnati  Ohio Website
WHRO-FM HD2 90.3 MHz Vintage Jazz, Big Bands, Ragtime HD Radio and Terrestrial relays Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Association Norfolk  Virginia Website
WICN 90.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial WICN Public Radio Worcester  Massachusetts Website
WIPR-FM HD2 91.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Puerto Rico Public Broadcasting Corporation San Juan  Puerto Rico Website
WJAB 90.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Alabama A&M University Huntsville  Alabama Website
WJAZ 91.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Temple University Summerdale, Harrisburg  Pennsylvania Website
WJSU-FM 88.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Jackson State University Jackson  Mississippi Website
WJZP-LP 105.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial All Inclusive Portland  Maine Website
WJZR 105.9 MHz Smooth Jazz, Blues Terrestrial North Coast Radio Rochester  New York
WMKV 89.3 MHz Big Band Jazz, Adult Standards Terrestrial Maple Knoll Communities Reading  Ohio Website
WMOT-HD2 89.5 MHz Jazz Terrestrial Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro  Tennessee Website
WNCU 90.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial North Carolina Central University Durham  North Carolina Website
WPFW 89.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Pacifica Foundation Washington, D.C.  District of Columbia Website
WQJC-LP 107.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Quincy Not For Profit Jazz Corp. Quincy  Illinois Website
WRCJ-FM 90.9 MHz & HD-1 Mainstream Terrestrial Detroit Classical & Jazz Educational Radio Detroit  Michigan Website
WRTI &
WRTI-HD2
90.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Temple University Philadelphia  Pennsylvania Website
WRTJ 89.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Temple University Coatesville  Pennsylvania Website
WRTL 90.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Temple University Ephrata, Lancaster  Pennsylvania Website
WRTQ 91.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Temple University Ocean City, Atlantic City  New Jersey Website
WRTX 91.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Temple University Dover  Delaware Website
WRTY 91.1 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Temple University Jackson Township, Mount Pocono  Pennsylvania Website
WSAX-LP 98.5 MHz Mainstream, Smooth Jazz Terrestrial SEMM Foundation Columbus  Ohio Website
WSBZ 106.3 MHz Smooth Jazz Terrestrial Carter Broadcasting, Inc. Miramar Beach  Florida Website
WSIE 88.7 MHz Mainstream, Smooth Jazz, Blues, R&B mix Terrestrial Board of Trustees, Southern Illinois University
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville  Illinois Website
WSNC 90.5 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Winston-Salem State University Winston-Salem  North Carolina Website
WTTZ-LP 93.5 MHz Smooth Jazz Terrestrial Maryland Department of Transportation Baltimore  Maryland Stream
WTUS-LP 103.3 MHz Smooth Jazz Terrestrial Tuscaloosa City Schools Tuscaloosa  Alabama
WUCF-FM 89.9 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial University of Central Florida Orlando  Florida Website
WUSF 89.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial University of South Florida Tampa  Florida Website
WVAS 90.7 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Alabama State University Montgomery  Alabama Website
WVIA-FM HD3 89.9 MHz HD3 Mainstream Terrestrial/streaming WVIA-FM Pittston  Pennsylvania Website
WVID 90.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Centro Colegial Cristiano Añasco  Puerto Rico Website
WVST-FM 91.3 MHz Mainstream Terrestrial Virginia State University Petersburg  Virginia Website
WWNO-HD3 89.9 MHz Mainstream HD Radio University of New Orleans New Orleans  Louisiana Website
WWOZ 90.7 MHz Mainstream, Traditional Terrestrial New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation New Orleans  Louisiana Website
WYAR 88.3 MHz Vintage, Big Bands, Swing, Standards Terrestrial Heritage Radio Society, Inc. Yarmouth  Maine Website
WZUM 1550 kHz Mainstream, Traditional Terrestrial Pittsburgh Public Media Braddock  Pennsylvania Website
WZUM-FM 88.1 MHz Mainstream, Traditional Terrestrial Pittsburgh Public Media Bethany  West Virginia Website

ReferencesEdit

  • "Jazz Radio Stations". Radio-Locator.com.