You have a blast listening to music, while working, working out, and driving in your car. Sometimes though, you have troubles finding a music station that fits you. Sometimes your favorite station changes and what used to be a couple of minutes of commercials once an hour has become a couple of minutes of music once an hour! Or maybe you are new to Oregon, just visiting the area, or possibly just need a change. You have come to the right place.
Here we have all of the top Oregon music stations in one place, you are sure to find one that meets your tastes. Try out all of the Oregon stations and then give us your opinion on the best, worst, and any we don’t have on the list that should be. Whether you are in Oregon for a visit or have lived here for years, we want to hear your opinion.
We have catered our list of Oregon stations to the local opinions we have received so don’t stop sending them in. Music is an important part of our lives, in Oregon, and anywhere else. Music stations are also a personal thing. What is music to you? Is it what gets you through your daily commute in Oregon? Is it what you jam to in the shower? Is it what calms and centers you at work?
KLCC 89.7 FM is a National Public Radio affiliate for Eugene, Oregon, and the southern Willamette Valley. It also operates on various other repeater frequencies at other cities in West Central Oregon. The station is licensed to Lane Community College. KLCC is noteworthy for its eclectic music blend. For many years, its weekday programming between 9 AM and 3 PM consisted of the program Fresh Tracks, which featured a diverse blend of musical genres. KLCC’s evening and weekend programming featured programs that focus on specific musical genres, such as Celtic, blues, jazz, acoustic singer-songwriter, etc.
KPNW (1120 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Eugene, Oregon, USA, the station serves the Eugene-Springfield area. The station is currently owned by Bicoastal Media Licenses V, LLC and features programming from Premiere Radio Networks, Fox News Radio, Westwood One, and Talk Radio Network. It is the local affiliate of the Rush Limbaugh radio show.
KWJJ-FM (99.5 FM) is a commercial broadcast radio station located in the Portland, Oregon, area. The studio is near downtown Portland, while the main transmitter is atop Portland’s Tualatin Mountains. KWJJ-FM airs a country music format. The station signed on the air on September 21, 1968 as KJIB with a beautiful music format. KJIB transitioned towards country in the early 1980s. On August 19, 1985 KJIB changed their call letters to the current KWJJ-FM. On January 6, 2004 KWJJ-FM rebranded as “99.5 The Wolf”
Live Wire! is a radio variety show recorded in front of an enthusiastic live audience from the Alberta Rose Theatre in NE Portland, airs each week around the state and in SW Washington via Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB), on stations around the country and is heard nationally and internationally through its podcasts. It’s music, it’s conversation, it’s sketch comedy.
KBZY (1490 AM) is a radio station licensed to serve Salem, Oregon, USA. The station, established in 1957, has been owned by Capital Broadcasting, Inc., since 1982. KBZY broadcasts an oldies music format to Oregon’s capital city. This station began broadcasting in May 1957 as KBZY, a 250 watt AM radio station licensed to serve the community of Salem, Oregon, and whose broadcast license was held by Salem Broadcasting Company.
KRVM-FM is a community Public Broadcasting radio station in Eugene, Oregon, serving Eugene-Springfield as well as Lane County, Oregon and beyond on 91.9 MHz FM. Terrestrial digital radio service is also broadcast via HD Radio on 91.9-HD1. KRVM’s primary programming is available via online streaming, with listener-supporters located around the world.
KODZ (99.1 FM) is a commercial classic hits music radio station in Eugene, Oregon, broadcasting to the Eugene-Springfield, Oregon, area. The station was previously owned by Clear Channel Communications. The station recently shifted from oldies from the late 50s, 60s, & early 70s to classic hits from the 60s, 70s, & 80s. 99.1 originally signed on the air in November 1968 as KPNW-FM with a beautiful music format.
KSHO (920 AM, “Unforgettable 920”) is a radio station licensed to serve Lebanon, Oregon, USA. The station, which began broadcasting in 1951, is currently owned by the Eads Broadcasting Corporation. KSHO broadcasts an adult standards music format featuring the “America’s Best Music” programming from Dial Global.
KBOO is a well-known Volunteer-Powered, Non-Commercial, Listener-Sponsored, Full-Strength Community Radio for Portland, Oregon. The station also focuses on unpopular, controversial, or neglected perspectives on important local, national, and international issues.
KGON (92.3 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a classic rock format. The station also broadcasts in HD featuring live rock performances. Licensed to Portland, Oregon, USA, the station serves the Portland OR/Vancouver WA area. The station is currently owned by Entercom Portland License, LLC. Originally having signed on the air in 1967 as KLIQ-FM, KGON would begin its life as an AOR on February 1, 1974, with “Here Comes the Sun” by The Beatles as its first song being played on the station.