KNBR FM 104.5 is a commercial radio station of Class B. It is situated in the city, San Francisco, California. The broadcast area of this station is San Francisco – Oakland – San Jose, California. The channel on airs “Sports” format under “KNBR 104.5 and 680” brand. Its slogan “The Sports Leader” reflects its format; it covers live sports events. It consumes 7,100 watts power and 104.5 MHz frequency on the FM band to run its programming. Listeners can also enjoy its programming through its live streaming.
Ownership Of KNBR FM 104.5:
Cumulus Media (Radio License Holdings SRC LLC) operates KNBR as an owner. The first time it went in the air on February 4, 1960. Its popular sister stations are KGO 810 AM, KSFO, and KTCT. It has affiliations of CBS Sports Radio, San Francisco Giants Radio Network. Its studios and offices are situated on Battery Street in San Francisco. The transmitter is set in La Avanzada Street, Sutro Tower.
This radio station began its transmission as KBAY-FM on February 4, 1960. Kaiser Broadcasting owned this channel at that time and on aired “good music” format. Its call signs changed into KFOG in 1964 and began to use beautiful music format.
The channel began to provide album-oriented rock (AOR) and classic rock, on September 16, 1982. Its brand-named was “Timeless Rock”. Susquehanna Radio Corp. purchased this radio station in 1989. Later on, Cumulus Media took charge of this channel. In August 1995, the name of its brand known as “KFOG 97.7 and 104.5”. Its call letters changed into KFFG. Then it moved to its current call signs KNBR-FM.
The major famous programs of this station include The Leadoff Spot, Murph & Mac, Papa & Lund, Tolbert, Krueger & Brooks, KNBR Tonight with Mark Willard, CBS Sports Radio, Commonwealth Club, Paulie’s Podcast, Hooked on Golf, Protect Your Assets with David Hollander, Talkin’ Baseball with Marty Lurie, At The Track with Sam Spear, and Blowout Winner.
Physical Address: 750 Battery St., Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone Number: (415) 808-5627
Whine Line: 415-995-6998
Official Website: http://www.knbr.com/