Broadcasting live from Palomar College - KKSM 1320 AM
KKSM is a 500 watt station that broadcasts 24 hours a day, 365 days a year from the Palomar College campus in San Marcos, California at 1320AM on the dial, simulcasting on Cox Digital Cable Channel 957, and worldwide on the web!
Our primary format is alternative music, however we do have specialty shows with various formats from Latin jazz to oldies to heavy metal to country. KKSM also broadcasts LIVE Palomar College football games.
KKSM 1320 AM is a student operated station with students filling the positions of show hosts, newscasters, reporters, and sportscasters. Students also learn management skills as they become the station's Program Director, Music Director, Production Manager, Promotion Director, PSA Director, News Director, and Sales Associates.
KKSM broadcasts on AM 1320 from Oceanside, CA. You should be able to pick up our signal from San Juan Capistrano in the North to La Jolla in the South and from the coastline in the West to the I-15 in the East.
THE RADIO REVOLUTION - KKSM AM 1320.
2014 - IBS Finalist, Best Community College Radio Station
2014 - IBS Finalist, Best Program Director (Serena Reid)
2014 - IBS Finalist, Best On-Air Personality (Ryan Willis)
2014 - IBS Finalist, Best Show Promo (Kenneth Hladky)
2014 - IBS Finalist, Best Event Promo (Mark Weeden)
2014 - IBS Finalist, Most Innovative Program (Kenneth Hladky for
"Sinister Sammy Orlando's Gazebo of Horror")
2013 - Communicator Award of Excellence, Best On-Air Program (PJ Miller and Donovan Files for "The Miller Files")
2013 - Communicator Award of Excellence, Best Commercial (Brianna Harley)
2013 - Communicator Award of Distinction, Best Audio Production (Kenneth Hladky for "Tales from Plunther Hills Valley")
2013 - Communicator Award of Distinction, Best On-Air Personality: Talk (Renee Summerour)
2012 - Communicator Award of Excellence, Best On-Air Personality: Humor (PJ Miller and Donovan Files for "The Miller Files")
2012 - Communicator Award of Distinction, Best News Documentary (Serena Reid for "9/11: Ten Years Forward")
2012 - Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts, First Place - Audio Specialty Category (Serena Reid for "9/11: Ten Years Forward")