XEB-AM

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XEB-AM
City of license Mexico City[1]
Broadcast area Greater Mexico City
Branding La B Grande (The Big B)
Slogan "El buen tono de la radio" ("The good tone of the radio")
Frequency 1220 kHz[1]
First air date September 23, 1923
Format Spanish Classic Contemporary
Language(s) Spanish
Power 100,000 Watts[1]
Class A
Callsign meaning El Buen Tono (original owner)
Former callsigns CYB (1923–1929)[2]
Owner Instituto Mexicano de la Radio
Sister stations XEDTL-AM, XEMP-AM, XEQK-AM;[1]
XHIMER-FM, XHIMR-FM, XHOF-FM;[3]
XERMX-OC (defunct)
Website www.xeb.imer.com.mx

XEB-AM (branded as La B Grande) is a radio station on AM frequency 1220 kHz, serving Mexico City and surrounding areas in Mexico. It airs a Spanish language classic contemporary format with music from the 1940s to the 1970s.[citation needed] It has been owned by the Instituto Mexicano de la Radio (IMER), a Mexican government public broadcaster, since IMER's founding in 1983.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones. Infraestructura de Estaciones de Radio AM. Last modified 2014-04-30. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. ^ a b Gabriel Alfonso Hernandez. "Boletin" (in Spanish). Coyoacán, Mexico City. Retrieved 2009-04-22. "El 15 de septiembre de 1923 se inaugura oficialmente la estación de “El Buen Tono”, posteriormente conocida con las siglas CYB y más tarde, en 1929, con el indicativo XEB (actualmente es la decana de las radiodifusoras en operación)." 
  3. ^ Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones. Infraestructura de Estaciones de Radio FM. Last modified 2014-04-30. Retrieved 2014-07-02.

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