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KUFO
City of license Portland
Broadcast area Portland
Salem, Oregon
Vancouver, Washington
Branding 101 KUFO
Slogan The Only Station That Really Rocks!
First air date January 23, 1990
Frequency 101.1 (MHz)
Format Active Rock
ERP 97,000 watts
HAAT 440 m
Class C
Former callsigns KKCY, KYTE-FM, KRCK, KLLB, KYTE-FM, KOIN-FM
Owner CBS Radio
Webcast Listen Live
Website www.kufo.com

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KUFO airs an active rock music format branded as "101 KUFO". Active rock is a radio format used by many commercial radio stations in Canada and the United States. ...

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Personalities

KUFO airs the syndicated Adam Carolla show during the morning hours In broadcasting, syndication is the sale of the right to broadcast radio shows and television shows to multiple stations, without going through a broadcast network. ... Adam Carolla (b. ...


Bozyk, who came to Portland after running smaller stations in the South, is the Midday host as well as being the Assistant Program Director of KUFO. At the heart of his show is "Raw Power Lunch," a segment where Bozyk breaks format and plays punk and hardcore music in a "live" setting. From 10-11am, he runs "Smells Like the 90's" an hourlong segment that celebrates the best that the decade had to offer. Bozyk hails from Pennsylvania, and his love for rock is almost as passionate as his love for the Steelers. Running jokes on the station have him assuming a role akin to the "Chuck Norris" meme popularized on the internet.


The Marconi Show has been a Portland radio staple for 10 years. Marconi rose to local fame through the nineties at 94.7 KNRQ with a show that employed irreverent humor amongst a large supporting cast, and garnered a loyal, cult following. In 2005,after being fired from radio rival Entercom, The Marconi Show returned on CBS RADIO nine months later, stripped down to its basic elements. He quickly made his way from nights to the afternoon drive slot, where he's been for most of his radio career. He is joined by local comic Big Jim Willig and Seattle transplant and local music proponent Lisa Wood. Die hard fans are known as "The Marconi Mafia" or M.O.B's [Marconi's Organized Bastards]. PSU Head Coach Jerry Glanville appears on the weekly segment "Marconi and the Coach," and celebrity guests include reality-show star Storm Large, Comic Doug Stanhope, members of Korn, Ehren McGhehey of Jackass, and Jeff Gianola of Portland CBS affiliate KOIN TV. Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jerry Glanville (born October 14, 1941 in Perrysburg, Ohio) is a career American football coach who is currently the head coach for Portland State University. ... Storm Large (born Susan Storm Large, June 25, 1969) is a dramatic, vivacious singer best-known as a contestant on the CBS reality television show Rock Star: Supernova. ... Douglas Gene Stanhope (born March 25, 1967) is an American stand-up comedian. ... This article is about the band. ... Ehren McGhehey (born November 29, 1976 in McMinnville, Oregon) appeared on the MTV show Jackass. ... Look up jackass in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Jeff Gianola (born October 2, 1955) is the head news anchor for KOIN News 6 in Portland, OR. Gianola grew up in San Diego, CA and came to Portlands KATU in 1983 from a stint at a Santa Barbara, CA station where he was the general-assignment reporter. ... KOIN (KOIN 6) is the CBS television affiliate serving the Portland metropolitan area. ...


Cort and Fatboy airs 7pm to midnight. Cort Webber, who started at KUFO producing local favorite "The Bill Prescott Show" in the 90's, has been at the station for over a decade. "Cort and Fatboy" came together after Fatboy Roberts won a listener contest to "produce" Cort's show in late 2004. Cort and Fatboy feature the radio serial "George W. Bush, Boy President," totaling 75 episodes in 5 seasons, their laid-back celebrity interviews, particularly multiple discussions with Katee Sackhoff who plays Starbuck on the acclaimed TV series Battlestar Galactica, UFC Hall-of-Famer Randy Couture, and their series of monthly midnight movies screened at the Bagdad Theater, including an annual screening of The Big Lebowski called "Cinco De Lebowski." Frequent guests include writers at The Oregonian such as Mike Russell and John Canzano, writers from The Portland Tribune and the Willamette Week and members of The Rick Emerson Show on sister station AM 970 Solid State Radio. Popular segments include "Dirty Laundry" a Daily Show-esque news feature, "The Backstage Blog" detailing the latest in rock news, "Jock Itch," a twice weekly sports report, "The A/V Club" dealing with cd's, dvd's, and video games, and "Stump the Movie Douche," a movie-trivia game. From 11pm-Midnight, the show turns itself over to the listeners, who submit playlists for "MyRock." The hosts are self-proclaimed "Professional Smartasses" who tap into Portland's media-saturated culture of "geek chic." and enjoy a considerable online audience thanks to the popular podcast of the show's talk-breaks. Kathryn Ann Sackhoff (born April 8, 1980 in Portland, Oregon), better known as Katee Sackhoff, is an American actress. ... Starbuck is a surname, and may refer to: // Starbuck, the first mate of the ship Pequod in Herman Melvilles novel Moby-Dick Lieutenant Starbuck, a character in the original 1978 Battlestar Galactica film and TV series Captain Kara Thrace, call sign Starbuck, a character in the 2004 Battlestar Galactica... Battlestar Galactica. ... Randy Duane Couture (born June 22, 1963) is a Greco-Roman wrestler, folkstyle wrestler, and professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. ... The Bagdad Theater and Pub is a microbrewery located in the Hawthorne, Portland, Oregon district in Portland, Oregon. ... The Big Lebowski, a 1998 comedy film written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, chronicles a few days in the life of a burned out, unemployed California slacker after he is mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. ... October 2, 2004 edition. ... John Canzano is an American sports journalist and columnist at The Oregonian. ... A Portland Tribune news stand The Portland Tribune is a free newspaper published twice weekly (Tuesdays and Fridays) in Portland, Oregon with a distribution of about a 120,000 papers. ... The Willamette Week is an alternative newsweekly published in Portland, Oregon. ... Rick in the studio during a broadcast Rick Emerson is a radio personality most famous for The Rick Emerson Show, which was broadcast on a number of radio stations in Portland, Oregon and was nationally syndicated for a period from 1998-2001. ...


The overnight shift is "manned" by Crystal Kash,[1][2]. A graduate of The University of Montana-Missoula with a degree in broadcast journalism, Kash has seven years radio experience. Before joining KUFO, Crystal hosted middays for 92.9 FM KZZU in Spokane, WA.


"Buzz" and "Frank the Human Tripod" are heard on weekends. Buzz is known for his wide range of cartoony voices. Frank has been with KUFO since 1996.


Lisa Wood is the newest addition to the KUFO staff. Hailing from Seattle, where she worked at such venerable institutions as KFNK and KEXP, Lisa is the star of the VIVA LA LUNA program, a weekly broadcast featuring up and coming rock acts from around the region. KFNK is an active rock radio station based out of Eatonville, Washington, U.S.A. and serving the lower Puget Sound region. ... KEXP (formerly KCMU) is a public radio station based in Seattle, Washington, that specializes in independent and alternative rock programmed by its disc jockeys. ...


Schedule

start end feature
5 AM 10 AM The Adam Carolla Show
10 AM 2 PM Bozyk
2 PM 7 PM The Marconi Show
7 PM 12 AM Cort and Fatboy
12 PM 5 AM Crystal Kash

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References

  1. ^ KUFO Staff page
  2. ^ KUFO.com: "With ... Crystal Kash at night, KUFO is tipping the personality scale on its ear!"

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