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'''K-DROID''', also known as '''FM Droid''', was a station that broadcast popular music. K-DROID was a favorite station of the maintenance [[Droid/Legends|droids]] at the [[Star Tours]] travel agency. One of the music groups that broadcasted on the station was the droid band "[[Danny and the Droids]]."
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{{Quote|I'm listening to K-DROID, my favorite station.|G2-9T|Star Tours (real-world)}}
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'''K-DROID''',<ref name="Star Tours" /> also known as '''FM Droid''', was a station that played Top 40 [[Droid/Legends|droid]] [[Music/Legends|music]]<ref name="Complete Guide to Star Tours">''[[Complete Guide to Star Tours]]''</ref> on frequency 109.7. It was the favorite station of [[G2-9T/Legends|G2-9T]],<ref name="Star Tours" /> a [[G2 repair droid/Legends|G2 repair droid]]<ref name="The New Essential Guide to Droids">''[[The New Essential Guide to Droids]]''</ref> working for the [[Star Tours/Legends|Star Tours]] travel agency.<ref name="Star Tours" /> In [[4 ABY/Legends|4.3 ABY]],<ref name="KOTHB">{{Blog|holocron|7|Death Star timeline|Keeper of the Holocron's Blog|Leland Chee|archivedate=20100820051239}} dates the [[Battle of Death Star III]], and therefore the events of [[Star Tours (real-world)|''Star Tours'']], to 4.3 [[Standard year/Legends|years]] after the [[Battle of Yavin/Legends|Battle of Yavin]], which corresponds to the year [[4 ABY/Legends|4.3 ABY]] according to the [[Galactic Standard Calendar|dating system]] used by sources such as ''[[The New Essential Chronology]]''.</ref> K-DROID broadcast "[[I Wanna Weld Your Hand]]," the latest hit from "[[Danny and the Droids]]," while G2-9T was listening to the station.<ref name="Star Tours" />
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==Behind the scenes==
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K-DROID was originally created for the<ref name="Star Tours" /> [[1987]]<ref name="Imagineering Star Tours">{{SW|url=news/imagineering-star-tours-part-3-visual-effects-and-disney-magic|text=Imagineering Star Tours, Part 3: Visual Effects (and Disney) Magic|archiveurl=https://web.archive.org/web/20171024193702/https://www.starwars.com/news/imagineering-star-tours-part-3-visual-effects-and-disney-magic}}</ref> [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney]] [[Wikipedia:Simulator ride|simulator ride]] [[Wikipedia:Amusement park|theme park]] attraction [[Star Tours (real-world)|''Star Tours'']], and could be heard playing in the ride's queue.<ref name="Star Tours" /> The station was alternatively identified as FM Droid in the ''[[Complete Guide to Star Tours]]'', a document published by the Planning Office for [[Wikipedia:Tokyo Disneyland|Tokyo Disneyland]] Relations and [[Wikipedia:Panasonic|Matsushita Electric Industrial Co.]].<ref name="Complete Guide to Star Tours" />
   
 
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*''[[Star Tours (real-world)|Star Tours]]'' {{1st}}
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*''[[Complete Guide to Star Tours]]'' {{1stID|FM Droid}}
   
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Latest revision as of 20:49, August 10, 2019

"I'm listening to K-DROID, my favorite station."
―G2-9T[src]

K-DROID,[1] also known as FM Droid, was a station that played Top 40 droid music[2] on frequency 109.7. It was the favorite station of G2-9T,[1] a G2 repair droid[3] working for the Star Tours travel agency.[1] In 4.3 ABY,[4] K-DROID broadcast "I Wanna Weld Your Hand," the latest hit from "Danny and the Droids," while G2-9T was listening to the station.[1]

Behind the scenesEdit

K-DROID was originally created for the[1] 1987[5] Disney simulator ride theme park attraction Star Tours, and could be heard playing in the ride's queue.[1] The station was alternatively identified as FM Droid in the Complete Guide to Star Tours, a document published by the Planning Office for Tokyo Disneyland Relations and Matsushita Electric Industrial Co..[2]

AppearancesEdit

SourcesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

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