World Radio Chicago

WSBC - 1240 AM


Since 1925, WSBC has been widely known as one of the premier time-brokered radio stations in the market. Operating at 1,000 watts, WSBC has served more than 30 different languages since the year 2000 alone. Over the years, AM-1240 has been home to some of the most respected and beloved personalities in the Chicago area, and has won numerous awards for community service.

AM-1240 presently offers air-time to about 20 different programmers and has a line-up that includes Russian, Ukrainian, Spanish, Italian, Latvian, Irish, English, and other ethnic, religious, and niche programming.

Many clients that broker radio time on WSBC have been on AM-1240 for over 30 years. WSBC has many unique languages on the air currently, and its tower, located on the Northwest side of Chicago, blankets the city and surrounding suburbs.

WSBC has a crisp and very clear omni-directional signal with digital studios at 5475 North Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago, shared by WNDZ-AM 750, WCPY-FM 92.7, and WCPT-AM 820.

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