|Broadcast area||Sydney, Nova Scotia|
|Branding||CJCB AM 1270|
|Slogan||Cape Breton's country favorites!|
|Frequency||1270 kHz (AM)|
|First air date||February 14, 1929|
|Power||10 kW (day and night)|
|Callsign meaning||C J Cape Breton|
|Owner||Maritime Broadcasting System|
|Sister stations||CHER-FM, CKPE-FM|
|Website||CJCB AM 1270|
CJCB is a Canadian radio station broadcasting from Sydney, Nova Scotia at 1270 AM. The station is one of the oldest radio stations in the Atlantic Provinces, hitting the airwaves on February 14, 1929. The station's current format is country music. CJCB is the only commercial radio station in Canada to broadcast at 1270 AM.
The station is owned and operated by the Maritime Broadcasting System, a company that owns several other radio stations in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island.
Over the years, CJCB used monikers such as "The Spirit of Cape Breton", "Cape Breton's Variety Station", "Cape Breton's Country Music Superstation", and "Cape Breton's Country Favorites".
(CJCB was formerly a callsign of a radio station out of Nelson, British Columbia possibly dating back to the early 1900s).
- CJCB AM 1270
- CJCB Radio History from the Canadian Communications Foundation
- Query the REC's Canadian station database for CJCB
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