KUT Public Radio Adds Second Station to Showcase Austin Music Experience

August 27, 2012

AUSTIN, Texas — In a move to expand its public service, audience and community engagement, KUT 90.5 FM has entered into an agreement to purchase radio station KXBT 98.9 FM.

The new station, KUTX 98.9 FM, will operate as a noncommercial public radio station broadcasting full-time music programming for audiences seeking the Austin music experience. KUT 90.5 FM will become a full-time news and information station.

The University of Texas at Austin

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