DYWB Bombo Radyo-Bacolod started its operation as News/Drama station in 1968 under the accreditation of the Mandalagan Mass Media Inc. The station operates 18
and a half hours a day from 4:30 am (sign on) until 11:00 pm (sign off) on 1269 kilohertz with the power of 10,000 watts. It was established and changed its name to DYWB Bombo Radyo in early 80s and became known as a commercial broadcast station under the umbrella of Bombo Radyo Philippines. From then on, DYWB Bombo Radyo-Bacolod maintains to be on top as the over-all number one radio station in the "City of Smiles,"
Bacolod with 61 barangays and all over the "The Province of Love," Negros Occidental with 13 cities and 19 municipalities based on the latest surveys conducted by respected major survey entities such as Radio Research Council (RRC), Random Access Consultancy Inc. (RACI), National Radio Survey (NRS) and AC-Nielsen.
Bombo Radyo-Bacolod has top three most-listened to public affairs programs: the "Bombohanay Bigtime," 7:30-9:30 am; "Bombohanay Sa Udto," 11:30 am- 1:30pm; and "Zona Libre," 6:30-9:00 pm. These primetime programs are being handled by top-caliber Ilonggo anchormen where hard-hitting commentaries are the meat of the on-air agenda.
Bombo Radyo-Bacolod has 32 strong regular staff detailed at four departments: the Administrative Department, News Department, Reportorial or the Production Department, and the Technical Department. Also, Bombo Radyo-Bacolod is the drama production center of the Ilonggo speaking provinces/areas in the country such as Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan in Western Visayas and Marbel, South Cotabato in Mindanao. Drama is one of the many ingredients of Bombo Radyo’s programming why it maintains its airwave supremacy.
DYWB Bombo Radyo-Bacolod is a recipient of numerous citations and awards from local and national government and non-government organizations for its outstanding public service.
Bombo Radyo-Bacolod continues to maintain its post on top to deliver news and informations plus, entertainment based on its standing principle "GET IT FAST, FIRST AND RIGHT."
Every MASSKARA FESTIVAL CELEBRATION, Bombo Radyo-Bacolod holds a "Drum & Bugle Corps. Competition" and "Handog ng Bombo Radyo at Star FM sa MassKara Festival" which become the sought-after activities during this famous annual affair of the city of Bacolod.
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