DZMB (90.7 FM), branded as 90.7 Love Radio, is radio station with Top 40 (CHR) and, OPM format. It is owned and operated byManila Broadcasting Company in the Philippines. The station's studio is located at Star City, CCP Complex, Pasay City and the transmitter is located atop the BSA Twin Tower, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City.[1]


  [hide*1 On-air staff

On-air staff[edit]Edit


Most of the hosts/jocks' names are derived from common Filipino occupations (e.g., driver, vendor).

  • Chris Tsuper (Adrian Policena) – a cross-between "Christopher" and "tsuper", a driver/motorist. He was previously known as "Carlo Valentino" of Love Radio Lucena
  • Nicole Hyala (Emmilou Gaite - Tinana) – lifted from "kolehiyala", a female college student, also production supervisor for the said radio station.
  • Papa Jack (John S. Gemperle) - lifted from "pajak", a common called in a pedicab, a famous means of transportation.
  • Kristine Dera (Ivanne Colleen Parrilla) - lifted from "tindera", a female vendor.
  • Diego Bandido (Michael "Mike" Fantinalgo) - lifted from "bandido", a bandit (formerly Diego Latigo from 102.7 Star FM) and101.1 Yes FM)
  • Shai Tisai (Elizabeth Almonte)- Lifted from "tisay",a Filipino word for light-skinned female. (formerly from Easy Rock ZamboangaKillerbee 95.5)
  • Raqi Terra (Jessey Guiam)(formerly known as Chuchu Buday) - lifted from "rakitera", a person who makes extra work
  • Lyka Barista (Joy Babor) - Lifted from "barista"

Other on-air staff[edit]Edit

  • Pinong Lagari (Kadyot Pinong) (Rufino Lagari) – The character behind "Kadyot lang! Kadyot lang"Cebuano for "Wait up!" which became one of the station's catchphrases.

Weekday Programming[2][edit]Edit

As of April 6, 2015

  • Rambulan sa Umaga with Diego Bandido, Shai Tisai, and Tatang Henyo (5 am - 8 am)
  • Tambalan with Chris Tsuper and Nicole Hyala (8 am - 12 nn)
  • Kristine Dera (12 nn - 4 pm)
  • TLC: The Drama Special Interactive (1 pm - 2 pm) - Hosted by Kristine Dera and Tanya Chinita of Yes! FM Manila. Simulcast to Love Radio and Yes! FM stations nationwide.
  • Frienduh with Raqi Terra and Lyka Barista (4 pm - 8 pm)
  • TLC: True Love Conversation - Hosted by Papa Jack (9 pm - 12 am)

Weekend ProgrammingEdit


Air Time Program Jocks
4 am - 6 am Love Day

Menchu Macapagal

6 am - 9 am Love Day Chris Tsuper
9 am - 12 nn Love Day Nicole Hyala
12 nn - 3 pm Love Day Raqi Terra
3 pm - 6 pm Love Day Lyka Barista
6 pm - 12 mn Love Day

Nicolette Henson-Hizon


Air Time Program Genres Jocks/Hosts
12 mn - 4 am The Great Ones All Music

Menchu Macapagal

4 am - 6 am Sunday Golden Morning 50's - 70s hits Claudine Trillo
6 am - 11 am Jukebox Hits Old OPM Hit Songs/ Classic Love Songs Diego Bandido
11 am - 1pm Sunday Showdown Slow Rock/Mellow Music

Amelyn Veloso

1pm -3 pm Sunday Afternoon Special 70's - 90's Hits/ Mellow Music Kristine Dera
3 pm - 6 pm Sunday Showdown Dance Hit Songs/ Disco/ Slow Rock Papa Jack
6 pm - 12 mn The Hitback Special Old OPM Love Songs

Nicolette Henson-Hizon

Theme songs[edit]Edit

  • Love Radio: Ngiti tayo Lakihan mo (2008 - 2012)
  • Love Radio: Ang Sarap Mong Number 1 (2012–present)


A plus factor is the signal quality. DZMB's signal involves a quadraphonic (4 channel) stereo sound that is heavy on the bass side of music, giving it an overwhelming presence. It's a sure come-on even for radios of relatively weak quality, ensuring its popularity.