Radio Stations Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks

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List of radio stations playing a primarily alternative rock format, including call letters and numbers when available. This guide answers the question, "Which radio stations play alternative rock?" and will be helpful in finding the national channels and local networks playing alternative rock content. This list may include both traditional terrestrial broadcast radio stations as well as satellite radio channels. If you'd like more information on these alternative rock stations, click on the name of the station for an overview and some location and historical information. It will assist in answering questions like "What are America's best alternative rock channels?" and "Where can I listen to alternative rock on the radio in my area?" Examples include WLUM-FM and WQAQ. (183 items)

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2MMM is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Music, Classic rock, Rock music
2MMM is a radio station broadcasting in Sydney, Australia. Triple M Sydney is part of the Austereo Triple M network and broadcasts on the 104.9 MHz frequency.

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DWEB is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
DWEB Pop music, Alternative rock
99.9 WEB is the pioneer music FM station in Bicol owned by Filipinas Broadcasting Network, Inc. The station's studio and transmitter is located at Nabua,Camarines Sur near the market. It ...more

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WWWQ-HD2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Rock music, Modern rock, Alternative rock
99X was a radio station in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, streaming an alternative rock radio format branded as 99X, which began on full-power station WNNX FM 99.7 in late October 1992. The station was ...more

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Alt Nation is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Alt Nation Alternative rock
Alt Nation is an alternative rock radio station on Sirius XM Radio channel 36 and on Dish Network channel 6036. Alt Nation began back in 2002, when Sirius Satellite Radio launched. Some 1970s ...more

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DWAU is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Campus radio
DWAU, broadcasting as AUF 104.1, is an educational FM radio station owned by Angeles University Foundation in the Philippines. The station's studio and transmitter are located on McArthur ...more

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B.net is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
B.net Alternative rock, Campus radio
bNet is a network of current and former student radio radio stations in New Zealand. The network co-ordinates national advertising sales and shares ideas and programming between the member ...more

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BBC Radio 6 Music is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
BBC Radio 6 Music Classic rock, Alternative rock
BBC Radio 6 Music is one of the BBC's digital radio stations. It was known officially as BBC 6 Music from its launch on 11 March 2002 until April 2011. 6 Music was the first national music radio ...more

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Radio High 105.9 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Classic rock
DWLA, branded as Retro 105.9 DCG FM, is a FM station with Classic Hits format. It is owned by Bright Star Broadcasting Network Corporation in the Philippines. Its studios are located at the 3rd ...more

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Channel Z is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Channel Z Modern rock, Alternative rock
Channel Z was an alternative music radio station which had a high youth demographic broadcasting in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, New Zealand. In early 2005, the station was relaunched ...more

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CHEZ-FM is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
CHEZ-FM Classic rock, Alternative rock
CHEZ-FM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts World Class Rock at 106.1 FM in Ottawa. The station uses the brand name CHEZ 106.

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CIMX-FM is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
CIMX-FM Alternative rock, Active rock
CIMX-FM — branded 89X — is a commercial active-leaning alternative rock radio station based in Windsor, Ontario. 89X serves both Essex County, Ontario and Metro Detroit; its 100,000-watt signal ...more

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CJMB-FM is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
CJMB-FM Alternative rock
CJMB-FM is a Canadian radio station which is licensed to broadcast at 90.5 FM in Peterborough, Ontario with a sports and talk radio format. The station is owned by My Broadcasting Corporation.

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CKYK-FM is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
CKYK-FM Modern rock, Alternative rock, Active rock
CKYK-FM is a French-language Canadian radio station located in Saguenay, Quebec, but the station's official city of license is Alma. Owned and operated by RNC Media's Antenne 6 subsidiary, it ...more

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delta radio is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
delta radio Alternative rock
delta radio is a radio station from Kiel, Germany. It is a branch of Mach3 Broadcasting along with Radio Schleswig-Holstein and Radio Nora. The French Lagardère Group holds shares in the ...more

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WXB 102 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Reggae, Alternative rock, Punk rock
WXB102 is a former Metro Manila FM radio station and current Internet radio station that plays New Wave, punk rock, synthpop, electronic music, dance-punk, post-punk, classic alternative rock ...more

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Ethel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Ethel Alternative rock
Ethel was the modern rock/alternative channel on XM Satellite Radio. It is the daughter channel of Fred, which covers alternative music from its birth through the early 1990s; and the sister ...more

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Faction is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Hip hop music, Alternative rock, Active rock
Faction With Jason Ellis is an uncensored rock, punk, hip hop, and heavy metal music mixed channel on Sirius Satellite Radio channel 41, XM Satellite Radio channel 41 and Dish Network channel ...more

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1st Wave is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
1st Wave Alternative rock
1st Wave is a 1970s/1980s Alternative rock / new wave radio station on Sirius Satellite Radio channel 33, XM Satellite Radio channel 33 and Dish Network channel 6033. Until February 9, 2010, it ...more

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Fred is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Fred Alternative rock
Fred was the classic modern rock/alternative channel on XM Satellite Radio. It was the parent channel of both Ethel, which covered alternative music from the late 1990s through today; and Lucy, ...more

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DWJM is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Modern rock
Jam 88.3 is a radio station in Metro Manila playing indie, alternative, & rock music. It is owned and operated by Raven Broadcasting Corporation. The station's studio is located in Unit 202 ...more

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K-Rock is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Rock music
K-Rock is a common radio brand, generally carried by radio stations airing a modern rock format. CBS Radio has owned the K-Rock brand in the United States since 1986. Then known as Infinity ...more

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KADQ-FM is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
KADQ-FM Classic rock, Alternative rock
KADQ-FM is a radio station licensed to Evanston, Wyoming, USA. The station is currently owned by Cook Brothers Broadcasting and carries a classic rock format. The station broadcasts from a tower ...more

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KAFA-FM is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
KAFA-FM Rock music, Alternative rock
KAFA-FM, originally started in 1964, is the unlicensed United States Air Force Academy cadet radio station. Run and staffed by current Officer Cadets and limited permanent party members, KAFA is ...more

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KAHS-LP is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
KAHS-LP Alternative rock
KAHS-LP is a low-power FM high school radio station licensed to Aberdeen, Washington, USA. The radio station is currently owned by Aberdeen School District #5.

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KASB is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Alternative Rock Radio Stations and Networks
KASB Freeform, Alternative rock
KASB is a high school radio station broadcasting a Freeform radio format and provides high school student oriented music and news. Licensed to Bellevue, Washington, USA, it serves the Bellevue ...more