KCCK-FM

KCCK-FM is a public radio station licensed to Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids-Iowa City, Iowa. KCCK is Iowa's only jazz radio station.

KCCK-FM
CityCedar Rapids, Iowa
BrandingJazz 88.3
SloganNews, Blues and All That Jazz
Frequency88.3 MHz (also on HD Radio)
First air dateSeptember 5, 1972
FormatJazz
ERP10,000 watts
HAAT128.0 meters
ClassC3
Facility ID34954
Transmitter coordinates41°54′33.00″N 91°39′17.00″W
AffiliationsPublic Radio International
OwnerKirkwood Community College
Websitekcck.org

KCCK-FM broadcasts in HD.[1]

History

KCCK started out as a 1972 project in an electronics class at Kirkwood Community College. The same year a license was granted and the station broadcast, albeit sporadically for the first 3 years. In 1975 KUNI donated its 1945 transmitter to KCCK and KCCK built a larger tower.

Broadcasting

Jazz, Blues,news and informational programming from American Public Media, besides 12 hours of blues and nine hours of new age/ambient, Native American and Celtic music per week.

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