KLAQ

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KLAQ
KLAQ 95.5FM logo.jpg
CityEl Paso, Juarez
Broadcast areaEl Paso, Texas
BrandingThe Q 95.5
SloganEl Paso's Best Rock
Frequency95.5 (MHz) (also on HD Radio)
95.5-2 for Classic Rock
FormatMainstream Rock
ERP100,000 watts
HAAT424 meters
ClassC
Facility ID48670
Callsign meaningEl Paso Q
Former callsignsKUOE (never used, 1976-78)
OwnerTownsquare Media
(Townsquare Media of El Paso, Inc.)
WebcastListen Live
Websiteklaq.com

KLAQ (95.5 FM), known as "The Q 95.5", is a mainstream rock radio station based in El Paso, Texas. The station is under ownership of Townsquare Media. Its studios are located on North Mesa Street in northwest El Paso and its transmitter is located in the Franklin Mountains.

KLAQ is the largest radio station in El Paso audience-wise, according to the Nielsen Audio winter 2018 ratings. The station is generally known as a promoter and catalyst of the largest events and entertainment in El Paso. The station is home to Buzz Adams' morning show.

History[edit]

KLAQ began operations in 1978, coming to replace El Paso's previous rock station, KPAS 94FM (93.9), which changed formats in late 1981 due to mismanagement.[citation needed]

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Coordinates: 31°47′49″N 106°28′55″W / 31.797°N 106.482°W / 31.797; -106.482