FM Cocolo

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JOAW-FM
City of license Osaka, Japan
Broadcast area Kansai region
Branding FM Cocolo
Slogan "Whole Earth Station"
"The Heart of the City"
Frequency 76.5 MHz
First air date October 1995
Format CHR
Callsign meaning JO
Around the World
Affiliations MegaNet
Owner FM802 Co., Ltd.
Sister stations FM802
(April 1, 2012-Present)
Webcast Webcast
Website cocolo.jp
Looking at the FM Cocolo Studios from inside the Osaka Prefectural Government Sakishima Building

FM Cocolo (エフエムココロ Efu Emu Kokoro?) is a multilingual FM radio station owned and operated by FM 802 Co., Ltd. The station broadcasts on the 76.5 MHz FM to the Kansai area which includes Osaka, Kyoto, Hyōgo(city of Kobe), Nara, Shiga, and Wakayama prefectures. FM Cocolo's former owner Kansai Intermedia Co., Ltd. (関西インターメディア株式会社?) was based at the Osaka Prefectural Government Sakishima Building (Cosmo Tower) in Suminoe-ku, Osaka, Japan.

FM Cocolo is part of the Megalopolis Radio Network (MegaNet), linking Japan's international FM radio stations (InterFM, FM Cocolo, RADIOi and LoveFM), covering more than 65% of Japan's population.

FM Cocolo broadcasts its programs in the following languages: Chinese, English, French, Filipino, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Malaysian, Portuguese, Sinhalese, Spanish, Thai, and Vietnamese.

Branding[edit]

Cocolo (ココロ Kokoro?) is a Japanese Wasei-eigo term for "heart", and also stands for Cooperation, Communication, Love.

History[edit]

FM Cocolo began broadcasting in October 1995.

On April 1, 2012, FM802 Co., Ltd., through its subsidiary 802 MediaWorks, bought Kansai Intermedia, making FM Cocolo its sister station.[1]

Slogan[edit]

  • "Whole Earth Station"
  • "The Heart of the City"

Disc Jockeys[edit]

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