Mt. Wilson Stations Recall 'When Radio Was'
January 8, 2009 at 2:43 PM (PT)
SYNDICATION NETWORKS CORP. has signed MT. WILSON FM BROADCASTERS KGIL-A/LOS ANGELES and XSUR-A/SAN DIEGO as the newest affiliates for "WHEN RADIO WAS," which features digitally-restored episodes of old-time radio classics ABBOTT & COSTELLO, SAM SPADE, HOPALONG CASSIDY, THE SHADOW, FIBBER MCGEE AND MOLLY, THE JACK BENNY SHOW and many more. The series airs on over 200 affiliates and is hosted by old-time radio expert GREG BELL.
KGIL-A and XSUR-A will simulcast "WHEN RADIO WAS" starting JANUARY 16th, weeknights from 8-9p PT.
"It's a pleasure to welcome 'WHEN RADIO WAS' back to our airwaves," MT. WILSON FM BROADCASTERS Pres. SAUL LEVINE said. "As someone who really remembers 'WHEN RADIO WAS,' it's a personal delight to enjoy these programs again and share them with our listeners."
"We're very excited to add KGIL-AM and XSURAM as affiliates," SYNDICATION NETWORKS CEO CHRIS J. WITTING said. "For many years, 'WHEN RADIO WAS' attracted a large and loyal listening audience in greater LOS ANGELES, so it's a real thrill to be back on the air in this key major market."