106.9 The X also familiar as CIXX-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 106.9 FM in London, Ontario. This radio station broadcasts at an effectual radiated power of 3 kW from Fanshawe College’s “M” building, which efficiently covers the City of London and some areas outside the city. The station is run completely by students in Fanshawe College’s Broadcasting Radio and Journalism Broadcast programs.
It is licensed as a community-based campus radio station by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) and airs a Rhythmic Top 40 format featuring hip-hop, R&B, and dance hits.
Slogan: “Fanshawe’s 106.9 The X”
- City: London, Ontario
- Branding: “106.9 The X”
- Frequency: 106.9 MHz (FM)
- First air date: 31 Oct 1978
- Format: Campus Radio; Rhythmic Top 40
- Callsign meaning: Related to the station’s former branding (6X-FM)
- Owner: Radio Fanshawe
To get more information just visit, 106.9 The X, FM radio official website: www.1069thex.com
106.9 The X fills the airwaves with their brand of dance, hip hop, urban and R&B grooves! They are also a news and information leader with London’s largest newsroom providing hourly updates and talk programming that affects your everyday lifestyle.
The station is operated and programmed by students in Fanshawe College’s School of Contemporary Media. Radio Broadcasting students work in on-air announcing, talk programming, writing, production, music programming, sales, and promotions. News stories, full interviews, images, events, and contests are all placed on the station’s website.
Journalism-Broadcast students operate under the title “XFM News” and provide newscasts for the station. These students work through three different 5-week rotations each semester. As a Newscaster, each student takes turns broadcasting at the top of the hour mixing local, national, and international stories using Newsroom software. As a Documentary Producer, most students produce three 4-minute radio features each week.
When the station was branded as “6XFM” during the late ’90s and early 2000’s, students of the Radio Broadcasting program from Fanshawe College would rotate as hosts of weekly live-to-air broadcasts from various bars and nightclubs throughout the City of London.
[Information Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CIXX-FM]
Program: There are many popular programs broadcasts in this station. You can follow the radio website for program schedules.
Some popular programs are – Amplified Radio Network, Best of In Your Backyard, Celt In A Twist, Chalk Talk, College Confidential, Global Research News Hour, Jazz Junction, Sunday Playbill, The Mix Sessions, World Beat Canada, Your Life – Your Way, etc.
Radio Station Address
Address: 1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard London, ON N5Y 5R6
Phone: reception: +1 519-453-2810, news: +1 519-455-6397, on-air: +1 519-453-2960
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