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Radio Tracks

Licensing-fee deal is not beautiful music for WJIB

By Clea Simon
Globe Correspondent / March 30, 2007

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Success is bittersweet for Bob Bittner. The owner of Cambridge's tiny WJIB-AM (740) has found an audience for the "beautiful music" format he programs. But those gentle pop standards may be his downfall. Although the station broadcasts at a minuscule 250 watts during the day, and fewer at night, it has managed to hold on to a small percentage of ... (Full article: 666 words)

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