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Encyclopedia > WQXI (AM)
WQXI
City of license Atlanta, Georgia
Broadcast area Atlanta metropolitan area
Branding 790 The Zone
First air date 1967
Frequency 790 KHz (analog)
94.1 MHz HD3 (digital)
Channel 18 (GTCN)
Format Sports radio
ERP 28,000 watts daytime
1,000 watts nighttime
Class Class B AM Station
Callsign meaning W Quixie
Affiliations Fox Sports Radio
Owner Lincoln Financial Group
(operated by Big League Broadcasting under an LMA)
Website 790thezone.com

WQXI AM (790 The Zone) is a radio station in the city of Atlanta, at a frequency of 790kHz. The station has a power of 28 kilowatts daytime, and 1 kilowatt at night. In the United States (and potentially elswhere), each radio station or TV station is assigned a city of license by the Federal Communications Commission that they must serve. While this has become far less meaningful over the decades, stations are still required to post their public file somewhere within the... Hotlanta redirects here. ... The Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta metropolitan area, always referred to as Metro Atlanta or the Metro area in Georgia, is the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the United States and consists of 28 counties in Georgia. ... FreQuency is a music video game developed by Harmonix and published by SCEI. It was released in November 2001. ... A kilohertz (kHz) is a unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz (1,000 cycles per second). ... Amplitude modulation (AM) is a technique used in electronic communication, most commonly for transmitting information via a radio carrier wave. ... WSTR FM (Star 94, 94. ... MegaHertz (MHz) is the name given to one million (106) Hertz, a measure of frequency. ... HD Radio is an in-band on-channel (IBOC) digital radio system created by iBiquity for broadcasting via existing FM and AM radio stations. ... GTCN Logo The Georgia Tech Cable Network (GTCN) is the on-campus television provider of the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia. ... A radio format or programming format describes the overall content broadcast on a radio station. ... // Sports radio (or sports talk radio) is a radio format devoted entirely to discussion and broadcasting of sporting events. ... In radio telecommunications, effective radiated power or ERP is determined by subtracting system losses from system gains. ... This is the list of broadcast station classes. ... Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational... Fox Sports Radio is a service of Premiere Radio Networks (a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications). ... Lincoln National Corporation is a holding company, which operates multiple insurance and investment management businesses through subsidiary companies. ... PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS... A website (or Web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos and other digital assets and hosted on a particular domain or subdomain on the World Wide Web. ... Amplitude modulation (AM) is a technique used in electronic communication, most commonly for transmitting information via a radio carrier wave. ... A radio station is an audio (sound) broadcasting service, traditionally broadcast through the air as radio waves (a form of electromagnetic radiation) from a transmitter to an antenna and a thus to a receiving device. ... Hotlanta redirects here. ... FreQuency is a music video game developed by Harmonix and published by SCEI. It was released in November 2001. ... A kilohertz (kHz) is a unit of frequency equal to 1,000 hertz (1,000 cycles per second). ... The kilowatt (symbol: kW) is a unit for measuring power, equal to one thousand watts. ...


The station's original moniker was "Quixie in Dixie". Among the stations personalities was Dr. Don Rose in the late 1960s, who went on to near legendary status at KFRC in San Francisco. A moniker (or monicker) is a pseudonym, or cognomen, which one gives to oneself. ... DIXIE is an obsolete protocol for accessing X.500 directory services. ... Don Rose ( born Donald Rosenberg and best known as Dr. Don Rose or just Dr. Don) July 5, 1934 – March 30, 2005) was a memorable radio personality on KFRC AM 610 in San Francisco, California from October 1973 to 1986. ... KFRC is an AM and FM broadcast radio station in San Francisco, California in the United States. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ...


The former WQXI-FM is now WSTR FM (94.1), and WQXI-TV is now WXIA-TV (11). WSTR FM (Star 94, 94. ... WXIA-TV is the NBC television affiliate in Atlanta, Georgia. ...


The station is now a local sports radio talk format owned by Lincoln Financial Media, but operated by Big League Broadcasting under an LMA. WQXI is the flagship station of the Arena Football League's Georgia Force, and Georgia Tech; and is the radio home of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks. They syndicate Fox Sports Radio for the overnight hours. // Sports radio (or sports talk radio) is a radio format devoted entirely to discussion and broadcasting of sporting events. ... Lincoln Financial Media is a subsidiary of Lincoln National Corporation that owns radio and television stations in the United States. ... PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS PENIS... The Arena Football League (AFL) was founded in 1987 as an American football indoor league. ... Conference National Division Southern Year founded 2001 Home arena Philips Arena City, State Atlanta, Georgia Wild card titles 1: 2003 Division titles 1: 2005 Conference titles 1: 2005 ArenaBowl championships none The Georgia Force is in no way related to the San Antonio Force, which was an Arena Football League... Georgia Institute of Technology The Georgia Institute of Technology, or Georgia Tech, is located in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. With over 16,000 students, Georgia Tech is one of four public research universities in the University System of Georgia. ... The National Basketball Association of the United States and Canada, commonly known as the NBA, is the premier professional basketball league in North America. ... The Atlanta Hawks are an American professional basketball team based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... Fox Sports Radio is a service of Premiere Radio Networks (a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications). ...


WQXI now broadcasts in HD Radio on WSTR-FM's HD3 subchannel. HD Radio is an in-band on-channel (IBOC) digital radio system created by iBiquity for broadcasting via existing FM and AM radio stations. ... WSTR FM (Star 94, 94. ...


Weekday Lineup

  • Mayhem in the A.M.

Hosted by Mike Bell, Nick Cellini, Chris Dimino and Steak Shapiro (6am-11am)

  • Monsters of the Midday

Hosted by Former Atlanta Falcon Chuck Smith, Matt Chernoff and Chuck Oliver (11am-3pm) Know your show with Marvinski of the Midday. Produced by Carlos Medina, Intern Mocha

Hosted by Doug Stewart and Ryan Stewart (3pm-7pm) 2 Live Stews is a nationally-syndicated sports talk radio show hosted by Doug and Ryan Stewart; the show originates from WQXI in Atlanta, Georgia. ...


External link

  • 790 The Zone
Atlanta Metro Area AM radio stations (Arbitron #9)

By frequency: 550 | 590 | 610 | 640 | 680 | 750 | 790 | 860 | 920 | 970 | 1010 | 1040 | 1080 | 1100 | 1160 | 1190 | 1230 | 1260 | 1270 | 1290 | 1300 | 1310 | 1320 | 1330 | 1340 | 1380 | 1400 | 1400 | 1410 | 1420 | 1430 | 1450 | 1450 | 1460 | 1480 | 1500 | 1520 | 1550 | 1570 | 1600 | 1650 | 1690 This article is about the state capital of Georgia. ... Amplitude modulation (AM) is a technique used in electronic communication, most commonly for transmitting information via a radio carrier wave. ... A radio station is an audio (sound) broadcasting service, traditionally broadcast through the air as radio waves (a form of electromagnetic radiation) from a transmitter to an antenna and a thus to a receiving device. ... FreQuency is a music video game developed by Harmonix and published by SCEI. It was released in November 2001. ... WDWD is a Radio Disney station serving the Atlanta, Georgia market. ... WPLO is the Atlanta areas last remaining analog AM stereo radio station. ... WGST is or was the callsign of two radio stations in Atlanta: WGST AM (640) Former WGST-FM, 105. ... WCNN AM is a radio station at 680 kHz in Atlanta that is known primarily by the nickname 680 The Fan. They are a local sports radio talk format. ... WSB AM (NewsTalk 750) is a clear channel AM radio station located in Atlanta, Georgia with a frequency of 750 kHz. ... WAEC-AM is a radio station in Atlanta, Georgia with a frequency of 860. ... WGKA, NewsTalk 920, is a syndicated talk radio station based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... WPBS Praise 1040 Atlanta is an AM-radio religious broadcaster licenced to serve Conyers, Georgia and is now the original holder of the WPBS callsign. ... WWWE AM is a local Atlanta area AM radio station that broadcasts Spanish language music and religious programming. ... WCFO known onair as Business Radio 1160 WCFO is a business talk radio station, licensed to East Point, Georgia, serving the Atlanta, Georgia radio market. ... WFOM AM (TalkRadio 1340) is an Atlanta AM radio station with a frequency of 1230 kHz. ... WPBC (1310 AM, Planeta X 1310) is a radio station licensed to Decatur, Georgia broadcasting a latin music/talk radio format. ... WALR AM (TalkRadio 1340) is an Atlanta AM radio station with a frequency of 1340 kHz. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... WMLB, known onair since June 2006 as AM 1690 WMLB is a radio station licensed to Avondale Estates, Georgia and serves most of the Atlanta, Georgia radio market. ...


By callsign: WAEC | WAFS | WALR | WAOK | WAOS | WATB | WAZJ | WAZX | WBHF | WCFO | WCHK | WCNN | WCOH | WDCY | WDPC | WDUN | WDWD | WFOM | WFTD | WGFS | WGKA | WGST | WGUN | WHIE | WKEU | WKKP | WLBB | WLTA | WMLB | WNEA | WNIV | WPBC | WPBS | WPLO | WQXI | WSB | WSSA | WTJH | WWWE | WXEM | WYXC | WYZE In broadcasting and radio communication, a callsign or call sign (also call letters) is a unique designation for a transmitting station. ... WAEC-AM is a radio station in Atlanta, Georgia with a frequency of 860. ... WALR AM (TalkRadio 1340) is an Atlanta AM radio station with a frequency of 1340 kHz. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... WCFO known onair as Business Radio 1160 WCFO is a business talk radio station, licensed to East Point, Georgia, serving the Atlanta, Georgia radio market. ... WCNN AM is a radio station at 680 kHz in Atlanta that is known primarily by the nickname 680 The Fan. They are a local sports radio talk format. ... WDWD is a Radio Disney station serving the Atlanta, Georgia market. ... WFOM AM (TalkRadio 1340) is an Atlanta AM radio station with a frequency of 1230 kHz. ... WGKA, NewsTalk 920, is a syndicated talk radio station based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... WGST is or was the callsign of two radio stations in Atlanta: WGST AM (640) Former WGST-FM, 105. ... WMLB, known onair since June 2006 as AM 1690 WMLB is a radio station licensed to Avondale Estates, Georgia and serves most of the Atlanta, Georgia radio market. ... WPBC (1310 AM, Planeta X 1310) is a radio station licensed to Decatur, Georgia broadcasting a latin music/talk radio format. ... WPBS Praise 1040 Atlanta is an AM-radio religious broadcaster licenced to serve Conyers, Georgia and is now the original holder of the WPBS callsign. ... WPLO is the Atlanta areas last remaining analog AM stereo radio station. ... WSB AM (NewsTalk 750) is a clear channel AM radio station located in Atlanta, Georgia with a frequency of 750 kHz. ... WWWE AM is a local Atlanta area AM radio station that broadcasts Spanish language music and religious programming. ...


Satellite Radio Local Traffic/Weather: XM Channel 227 | Sirius Channel 153 “XM” redirects here. ... Sirius Satellite Radio NASDAQ: SIRI is one of two satellite radio (SDARS) services operating in the United States and Canada, along with XM Satellite Radio. ...


See also: Atlanta (FM) (AM)

Georgia Radio Markets

Atlanta (FM) (AM) | Augusta | Macon | Savannah (FM) (AM) | Columbus | Valdosta | Albany | Brunswick

See also: List of radio stations in Georgia and List of United States radio markets

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The year 1968 was an important one in Atlanta radio because it marked the beginning of the end of AM domination in the market.
There was a groundswell of opposition, primarily to the change in format on the AM station, which resulted in a then record number of complaints to the FCC in opposition to the sale.
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