TAO Rock 105 Online Radio
TAO Rock 105 Online Radio:
WTAO-FM is an active rock music formatted radio station licensed to Murphysboro, Illinois, and serving the Carbondale, Illinois, Arbitron market. Formerly owned by Clear Channel, it is now owned by Withers Broadcasting. Prior to Clear Channel’s ownership, WTAO-FM was owned by Cumulus Media.
WTAO was established in 1970 for $14,000 by Bill Varecha as a freeform format FM station serving mainly the Carbondale market. The WTAO studio and broadcasting tower were located on “Fiddlers Ridge” in Murphysboro, Illinois, broadcasting on 104.9 FM. Varecha first pioneered FM rock radio at KNAC FM Long Beach California in 1967 and CHOM Montreal before bringing the new rock formats to WTAO FM and his college graduation site. He later became the founder of KKCO TV NBC Grand Junction, Colorado and other stations.
Radio Contact Info:
Address: 1822 North Court Street Marion, IL 62959
Phone: (618) 997-8123