Several smooth jazz FM radio stations broadcast to major metropolitan areas in the United States, such as the Los Angeles KTWV FM 94.7 station, "The WAVE." This station has focused primarily on smooth jazz programming since the early 1990s.Continue Reading
Other West Coast FM radio stations that specialize in broadcasting smooth jazz include the Santa Rosa, California, station KJZY 93.7, which bills itself as "Sonoma County's Smooth Jazz" station. Another smooth jazz FM station is Albuquerque's KOAZ 103.7, also known as "The Oasis," which was launched in 2012.
Notable smooth jazz radio stations that broadcast in the Eastern U.S. include Philadelphia's WDAS AM 1480, which is simulcast in HD on the FM frequency 106.1, and the Ft. Walton Beach Florida station WSBZ 106.3. Nashville's WFSK 88.1 is a smooth jazz radio station based at Fisk University.
Costa Rica's 95Cinco, which is 95.5 on the FM dial, is a prominent international smooth jazz radio station. A Spanish language station, it incorporates Latin jazz and jazz fusion into its daily content.
Arrow Jazz FM, based in the Netherlands, and KJAZZ Radio UK, based in the United Kingdom, are two notable European FM radio stations that dedicate a significant portion of their broadcasts to smooth jazz programming.Learn more about Art & Literature