WXLP is a Quad Cities area commercial classic hits radio station, licensed to Moline, Illinois. The station is owned by Cumulus Media, with studios located in Davenport, Iowa (along with the co-owned KQCS, KBEA-FM, KBOB-FM and KJOC). WXLP is commonly and currently known as '97X' once again, after being known by the moniker '97 Rock' for a few years. The station's frequency is 96.9 MHz, and broadcasts at a power of 50,000 watts. Serving the Quad City-area, 96.9 FM had two early formats before switching to its longtime rock format. The station signed on in November 1970 as WMDR, a Christian-oriented station that also formatted beautiful music. Studios were located in Orion, Illinois.
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