(branded as Studio 1040
) is a commercial radio station
located in Powell, Tennessee
, serving the Knoxville Metropolitan Area
. It broadcasts on AM
frequency 1040 kHz and is under ownership of Journal Communications
. WQBB is affiliated with the Music Of Your Life
network that airs an adult standards
Because it shares the same frequency as "clear channel" station WHO-AM in Des Moines, Iowa, WQBB operates only during the Daytime hours.
This station played adult standards for years, part of that time simulcast
on 104.5 FM
. It was a sports talk
station called "1040 The Ticket" before the switch to the current format.