DWBC-AM

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DWBC 1422
City of license Manila
Broadcast area Metro Manila, surrounding areas
Branding DWBC 1422
Frequency 1422 kHz
First air date 1972 - 2007
Format Music, News and Public Service
Power 10,000 watts
Callsign meaning DWBC
Former frequencies 940 kHz (1972 - 1978)
954 kHz (1978 - 1987)
Owner ACWS - United Broadcasting Network

DWBC (1422 kHz Metro Manila) is an AM radio station owned by ACWS - United Broadcasting Network in the Philippines. The station's studio is located at FEMS Tower 1, Osmeña Highway, Manila.

History[edit]

DWBC used to be a music station since 1972. In 1988, Mickey the Clown from WXB 102 reappeared on DWBC as Mick Flame and hosted a 102-styled show called New Wave Nights with former WXB 102 DJs. In 1992, its format changed to News & Public Service. In May 2007, it closed down.