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 30 different programmers and has a line-up that includes Russian, Ukrainian, Spanish, Italian, Latvian, Irish, Assyrian, 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 about 8 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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