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City of license Sylvania, Georgia
Branding Kool Gold
Frequency 1490 kHz
First air date 1955
Format Oldies
Power 1,000 watts unlimited
Class C
Facility ID 58752
Transmitter coordinates 32°43′51.00″N 81°37′4.00″W / 32.7308333°N 81.6177778°W / 32.7308333; -81.6177778
Callsign meaning W SYLvania, Georgia (city of license)
Affiliations Jones Radio Network, Motor Racing Network
Owner Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc.

WSYL (1490 AM) is a radio station broadcasting an oldies format. The station is owned by Georgia Eagle Broadcasting, Inc. and features programing from Jones Radio Network and Motor Racing Network.[1]

At one time, WSYL-FM was a student-run station at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Massachusetts, broadcasting at extremely low power (0.01 watt) on 97.7 FM and highly popular during the 1970s and 1980s. WSYL (With Songs You Like) had a wide variety of programming, from theater and jazz to rock and roll.


  1. ^ "WSYL Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 

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