88.7 Santa Barbara

KCRW & KUSC Move In Santa Barbara

Update 8/28: The sale of 93.7 KDB Santa Barbara has been completed, bringing two Los Angeles non-commercial simulcasts to new homes in Santa Barbara. University of Southern California moves its Classical simulcast of 91.5 KUSC Los Angeles from 88.7 KQSC to 93.7 KDB replacing the previous independently programming Classical format. 88.7 is now KDRW-FM simulcasting Talk/Indie Rock 89.9 KCRW Santa Monica. Original Report 2/18: KCRW Los Angeles is expanding northward up the coast into Santa Barbara. KCRW has agreed to acquire Classical 93.7 KDB Santa Barbara after the station was put on the block by the Santa Barbara Foundation last fall. KCRW will partner with Antioch University to create a local studio on campus with some student involvement. Additionally using the resources of the Santa Bar...[Read More]