LM Radio is a commercial radio station based in Johannesburg, Gauteng and Maputo, Mozambique. Historically it was a shortwave station broadcasting to South Africa and Rhodesia from Lourenço Marques, the colonial era name of Maputo, hence the name “Lourenço Marques Radio” from 1936 to 1975 when it was shut down by the government of the then newly independent country. Broadcasting on 702AM/MW in Gauteng, LM Radio SA is also available via DSTV Channel 821, OpenViewHD 602, Web Streaming and the LM Radio SA App, which can be downloaded to your Smartphone. It also broadcasts on 87.8 FM in Maputo and surrounding areas including Matola, on 87.8 FM in Ponta do Ouro.
LM Radio SA was granted a Commercial Broadcasting Licence by Icasa, and went On Air in July of 2017. It boasts an audience in the country’s three major Provinces, namely Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal and Western Cape.
Focussing on the Happy Listening sounds of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and early 2000’s, LM Radio plays Hit after Hit bringing back the memories of your earlier years.