95.1 KQRX

Kevin Porter & Unknown, 95.1 KQRX Odessa Midland | January 27, 2002

Here’s one for Alternative lovers- 95X is gone, but in the early part of the last decade, KQRX was calling themselves “Odessa Midland’s New Rock Alternative”. And for good reason. The playlist reads like a whose who of Alt Rock bands from the end of the Grunge era. Now, unless you’re a radio person (and chances are, if you’re here, you are…), you probably scratched your head every time the first jock who doesn’t identify himself started to speak. Because if you’ll listen carefully, you’ll hear an echo (in the music only). Well, fluffy, that’s because voice tracking was still a relatively un-refined art in ’02. Sure, it had been around for about 5 years, but sometimes the software (BSI Wavestation, anyone?) didn’t...