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WSOM AM600 logo.png
City Salem, Ohio
Broadcast area Youngstown, Ohio
Branding 600 WSOM
Slogan America's Music
Frequency 600 kHz
First air date 1965
Format Classic Country
Power 1,000 watts (day)
45 watts (night)
Class D
Facility ID 37547
Callsign meaning "The Wonderful Sound Of Music"
Affiliations Westwood One
Owner Cumulus Broadcasting
(Cumulus Licensing LLC)
Webcast Listen Live

WSOM (600 AM) is a radio station in Salem, Ohio, United States, serving the Youngstown, Ohio market broadcasting at 600 kHz with a classic country format, switching from adult standards in December 2016, which changed from a Talk format in September 2016. This is a return to the format the station carried previous to its flip to Talk Radio on December 13, 2010.[1] It is one of seven radio stations in the Youngstown market owned by Cumulus Broadcasting with studios in "The Radio Center" in Youngstown.

As a talk station, WSOM carried a local afternoon show, "Afternoon's with Tracey and Friends." The most recent format, America's Best Music, is distributed via satellite by Westwood One. On December 26, 2016 WSOM changed their format to classic country.[2]


  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  2. ^ Classic Country Comes to Youngstown Radioinsight - December 28, 2016

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Coordinates: 40°49′47″N 80°55′49″W / 40.82972°N 80.93028°W / 40.82972; -80.93028