Mount Wilson FM Broadcasters, Inc.
, a subsidiary of Mt. Wilson Broadcasting Inc.
, is a Los Angeles
-based company owned by Saul Levine. Levine is the only independent operator of an FM commercial radio station in Los Angeles today.
They own the following radio stations:
An affiliate organization, Global Jazz, Inc., is the programmer of the California State University, Long Beach
and blues public radio
Mount Wilson FM Broadcasters, Inc. has done several format changes on its radio stations
, most notably AM 1260 and AM 540.
In 2004, Levine filed a complaint with the FCC to force the government to impose indecency standards on satellite radio
, a move Levine alleged would "level the playing field" between terrestrial and satellite radio. Ultimately, this failed.
Saul Levine was born in 1926 Los Angeles Times
(July 19, 2006) "U S A. Classical Station Owner Sticks To Playing Solo" in Cheboygan, Michigan, and attended the University of Michigan
, UC Berkeley
, USC Graduate School of Social Work
and the University of California School of Law
He founded KKGO (at first the call letters were KBCA
) in 1959, on limited funds,... Read More