Tokyo FM

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JOAU-FM
TokyoFMRadio.JPG
City of license Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
Broadcast area Tokyo Metropolitan Area
Branding Tokyo FM
Slogan 80.Love (pronounced as eighty-point-love) (September 2009 – present)
Frequency 80MHz
First air date April 26, 1970
Format Top 40 Mainstream
Power 10kW
ERP 10,000 Watts
Class all
Callsign meaning JO
A (First) Unit of the Japan FM Network
Affiliations JFN, EBU
Owner (As of April 1, 2011)
Tokai University – 8.89%
Nippon Television City Corp. – 6.67%
Mizuho Corporate Bank – 4.94%
Yomiuri Shimbun – 4.89%
Hokuriku University – 4.44%
NEC Corporation – 4.00%
Japan Trustee Services Bank – 3.33%
Mizuho Capital – 2.89%
King Record Co. and
NTT East Japan – each 2.67%[1]
(Tokyo FM Broadcasting Company)
Webcast Radiko.jp/#FMT
Website Tokyo FM Web site

Tokyo FM Broadcasting Co., Ltd. (株式会社エフエム東京 Kabushiki Gaisha Efu Emu Tokyo?, literally FM Tokyo Co. Ltd.) (abbreviation:TFM) is a radio station in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. It is the flagship station of the Japan FM Network (JFN).

Timeline[edit]

  • May 1, 1960, The station's forerunner, FM Tokai (Tokai University-owned) was launched.
  • April 26, 1970, Tokyo FM was launched on air, replacing the FM Tokai (station was closed in April 25, 1970). Tokyo FM becomes the third commercial FM-radio broadcaster, after FM Aichi and FM Osaka.
  • 1985, Headquarter moved from Kokusai-Tsushin Center (later KDD, now KDDI) buildings in Nishi-Shinjuku (since 1974), to the current place, Koujimachi, in Chiyoda ward.

Broadcasting[edit]

JOAU-FM

Program[edit]

Website[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 『日本民間放送年鑑(Japan Commercial Broadcasting Yearbook)2011』 (Edited by The Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association, 2011)Page 294