The Morning Alternative with Styles

The Morning Alternative with Styles will provide you with your favorite Alternative artists and new music discoveries, along side getting you up to speed on what everyone is talking about, share insights on things do to and see around The Emerald Coast and add in a few laughs. Everything you need in the morning without all the chatter.

Things you’ll hear on The Morning Alternative:

  • Do Stuff: What’s happening around the Emerald Coast. Submit your events via email.
  • Nerd Talk: Everything Pop Culture new from movies, TV, comics, and more.
  • Face Palm News: Weird news from around the world
  • You’ve Got News: 3 big stories of the day to get you on your way
  • First/Last Laugh: Comedy cuts from the biggest comedians past & present.
  • Throwback Thursday: Classic Alternative cuts all morning long!
  • Taco Tuesday: Score $25 gift cards to Pepper’s Mexican Grill and Cantina

Follow Styles on TWITTER or INSTAGRAM via @WesStylesRadio

STEP ONE KIA of Fort Walton Beach proudly brings you The Morning Alternative.

The Morning Alternative w/ Styles

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Pearl Jam Release Live Cover of Iggy Pop & The Stooges

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KFC Has The Perfect Christmas Gift! A Fire Log That Smells Like Fried Chicken!

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‘Ozzy Man Reviews’ Looks Back at 2018 [NSFW]

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50 Ways to Open Christmas Presents. Which Do You Do?

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Idiot Uses Blanket to Jump Through Window, Gets Arrested

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Smashing Pumpkins on Jimmy Kimmel Live

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Santa Makes Grand, Wet Entrance [VIDEO]

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Porch Pirate Fails When Homeowner Comes Home

...and the thief pulls a knife when confronted! https://youtu.be/AExvq4bFD50  
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10 Things You May Have Missed in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Trailer

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SNL’s Elf on the Shelf Skit with Jason Momoa [VIDEO]

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MORTAL KOMBAT 11 Announced, Watch Trailer

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Best Viral Videos of the Week: November 2018, Final Week

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Death Cab For Cutie Gets Postal Service Remix

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SMASHING PUMPKINS: Another Cover, Another On-Stage Guest

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2nd CAPTAIN MARVEL Trailer Released

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WELCOME TO ROCKVILLE 2019 Line-up Announced!

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Alice Merton Gets A Little ‘Funny’ With New Song

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Foster The People Help Mo on New Track [VIDEO]

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Best News Bloopers from The 80’s & 90’s [NSFW]

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A Horrifying Hang Gliding Mistake [VIDEO]

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British Gymnast Flips Into Record Books [VIDEO]

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‘Once Upon A Deadpool’ Teaser Features Fred Savage

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In Russia The Bus Has Legs! [FACE PALM NEWS]

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Official Dumbo Trailer is Gonna Make Your Cry, Just a Bit

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COLDPLAY Release Trailer for ‘Head Full of Dreams’

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Marvel Pays Tribute to Stan Lee [VIDEO]

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