The Gulf Coast SWAP SHOP

WABF Radio first began on the Eastern Shore in the early 1960’s and since then it has been a major resource of news, information, and entertainment for our local residents, businesses, and welcome visitors to the area.

Who are we?

The Eastern Shore’s locally owned and operated radio station located on South Section Street in Fairhope.

What type music do we play?

Adult Standards from Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, to Elton John and Celine Dion. We call it “America’s Best Music From the Past Five Decades”.

Who listens to us?

Thousands of adults primarily over 40 years of age in Baldwin and Mobile Counties. Many of our listeners are over the age of 50, which is the largest demographic with the highest amount of dispensable income in the U.S.

What special features do we broadcast?

The Gulf Coast Swap Shop, an extremely popular free personal advertising show broadcast Monday-Saturday from 9:05am-10am.
More about the SWAP SHOP here.

Local News about Fairhope, the Eastern Shore, Baldwin and Mobile Counties twice per hour every morning, once per hour the rest of the day.

Community Events like the Arts and Crafts Festival, July 4th Fireworks, Christmas and Mardi Gras Parades, the Taste of the Eastern Shore, and the Homecoming of the 1165th.

Why advertise with us?

1220 WABF can deliver a unique listening audience that is exclusive to our radio station. Our audience relies on us to bring them not only entertainment but news and information about our community that they can get no where else. Our listeners are loyal, upscale adults with money to spend… and our list of regular clients is our best testimony to their support.

WABF Radio first began on the Eastern Shore in the early 1960’s and since then it has been a major resource of news, information, and entertainment for our local residents, businesses, and welcome visitors to the area.

Who are we?

The Eastern Shore’s locally owned and operated radio station located on South Section Street in Fairhope.

What type music do we play?

Adult Standards from Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, to Elton John and Celine Dion. We call it “America’s Best Music From the Past Five Decades”.

Who listens to us?

Thousands of adults primarily over 40 years of age in Baldwin and Mobile Counties. Many of our listeners are over the age of 50, which is the largest demographic with the highest amount of dispensable income in the U.S.

What special features do we broadcast?

The Gulf Coast Swap Shop, an extremely popular free personal advertising show broadcast Monday-Saturday from 9:05am-10am.

Local News about Fairhope, the Eastern Shore, Baldwin and Mobile Counties twice per hour every morning, once per hour the rest of the day.

Community Events like the Arts and Crafts Festival, July 4th Fireworks, Christmas and Mardi Gras Parades, the Taste of the Eastern Shore, and the Homecoming of the 1165th.

Why advertise with us?

1220 WABF can deliver a unique listening audience that is exclusive to our radio station. Our audience relies on us to bring them not only entertainment but news and information about our community that they can get no where else. Our listeners are loyal, upscale adults with money to spend… and our list of regular clients is our best testimony to their support.

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