|City of license||Dedham, Massachusetts|
|Broadcast area||Greater Boston|
|Branding||1410 The Bass of Boston|
|First air date||July 17, 1961|
|Power||2,300 watts day
25 watts night
|Former callsigns||WOKW (1961–1981)
(Langer Broadcasting Group, LLC)
WZBR (1410 AM) is a radio station broadcasting Urban music programming. Licensed to Dedham, Massachusetts, USA, the station serves the Greater Boston area. The station is owned by Langer Broadcasting Group, LLC, which also owns WSRO in the area.
The station signed on July 17, 1961 as WOKW. The call letters changed to WAMK on September 28, 1981, to WATD on December 15, 1985, and to WMSX on April 1, 1990.
On November 12, 2013, the station changed its call sign to the current WZBR. Langer signed the station on from its new site on the Hyde Park-Dedham border on February 11, 2014. WZBR has its own studios in Hyde Park.
In February 2016, WZBR changed from a simulcast of WSRO to an urban format, known as "The Bass of Boston."
- "WZBR Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- APPLICATION FOR CONSENT TO ASSIGNMENT OF BROADCAST STATION CONSTRUCTION PERMIT OR LICENSE fcc.gov
- "WZBR Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
- "APPLICATION FOR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT FOR COMMERCIAL BROADCAST STATION". CDBS Public Access. Federal Communications Commission. June 10, 2013. Retrieved June 30, 2013.
- Swinconeck, John (June 30, 2013). "Framingham’s Brazilian radio station branching out to Boston". The Boston Globe. Retrieved June 30, 2013.
- Query the FCC's AM station database for WZBR
- Radio-Locator Information on WZBR
- Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for WZBR
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