What happened to WBAI radio?

On Monday, October 7, 2019, the Pacifica Foundation announced they were shutting down WBAI’s local operations, leaving only two workers to keep the station’s signal on the air.

Is WBAI going off the air?

WBAI, a pioneering left-leaning radio station based in Brooklyn, has ceased operations, more than six decades after first hitting the airwaves. The news was announced on Monday by the Pacifica Foundation, a Berkley-based nonprofit that has owned the station since 1960.

What station is WBAI?

WBAI Radio 99.5FM NYC.

What number is WBAI?

Or you may call: 212.209. 2870.

Why is WBAI off the air?

The station’s California-based nonprofit parent, Pacifica Foundation, blamed “ongoing and continued projections of further financial losses” for the abrupt shuttering of WBAI.

Is Leonard Lopate still on WBAI?

Leonard Lopate at Large

The program is broadcast on WBAI 99.5 FM (New York), and on WBAI.org, from Mondays through Fridays from 1:00 to 2:00 PM.

Is WMEX still on the air?

Today, WMEX has a brand new state-of-the-art studio and broadcasts at 10,000 watts during the daytime from a tower located in Quincy. You can also stream WMEX online.

Is VOWR off the air?

VOWR, a non-profit radio station that’s been on the air for 97 years, is still broadcasting online.

Where is Wbai located?

New York, New York

WBAI (99.5 FM), is a non-commercial, listener-supported radio station licensed to New York, New York.

Is KZQZ off the air?

KZQZ was a commercial radio station that was licensed to serve St.


St. Louis, Missouri
Sister stations KQQZ, KFTK, WQQW
First air date April 5, 1922
Last air date April 2020

Is WWV still broadcasting?

NIST radio station WWV broadcasts time and frequency information 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to millions of listeners worldwide. WWV is located near Fort Collins, Colorado, about 100 kilometers north of Denver.