Radio Station Information

Alt 105.3

KITS 105.3 FM

The Bay Area's Alternative

City of License:
San Francisco, CA


San Francisco, CA

Web site:

Live Stream:

Audacy (formerly known as Entercom/CBS Radio) (Entercom License, LLC)


KITS is an FM radio station broadcasting at 105.3 MHz. The station is licensed to San Francisco, CA and is part of that radio market. The station broadcasts Alternative music programming and goes by the name "Alt 105.3" on the air with the slogan "The Bay Area's Alternative". KITS is owned by Audacy.

With the merger of CBS Radio and Entercom completed on November 17, 2017, the station became part of the new combined Entercom.
Station changes branding from long term name "Live 105" to "Alt 105.3."

HD Radio:
KITS-HD1 Alternative, KITS-HD2 Classic Alternative, KITS-HD3 Discover

Most Played Artist

Linkin Park, The Black Keys, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Phoenix, Neon Trees, Muse, Florence & The Machine, Nirvana, The Temper Trap, The Offspring, Smashing Pumpkins, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Green Day, Sublime, Cake, Foo Fighters, The Beastie Boys, Cage The Elephant, 311

Nearby Radio Stations

The Bone 107.7, R&B 102.9 FM, WILD 94.9, KQED 88.5, iHeart80s @ 103.7, 95.7 The Game, Now 99.7, 106 KMEL, Star 101.3, K-Love 104.1

Co-Owned Radio Stations in San Francisco, CA

KCBS News 740, KCBS News Radio 106.9, 95.7 The Game, Channel Q 1550, Alice @ 97.3, Q102.1

Listener Comments and Reviews

This station was great until recently. I enjoyed it a lot until they started playing more Active Rock.
By: Jeffrey on November 16, 2013

Hey, so I think your station is pretty badass .....I'll would like to hear lana del rey once in a while...if you can ever put one of her songs I'll be really happy ....and thank you for making a little place for alternative music fans ...thanks :)
By: paula on December 5, 2013

Great station. I live in Syracuse where there is no Real Alternative station. Highly recommended for any Alternative fan.
By: Alternativefan2000 on January 18, 2014

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