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PPCA appeals radio simulcast decision
A fortnight ago the Federal Court ruled in favour of the commercial radio industry (read here) over the issue of royalties for streaming being considered separate to the terrestrial ...
Whatever happened to ‘real’ FM news?
  John Williams as Group News Director of Austereo understood through research that FM listeners wanted a different approach than the hard news style that AM was offering at the ...
Pinterest – get on it
A week or so ago, in his Radio Today article "the Top 5 must-do' list", Scott Muller wrote about how you should get your brand on Pinterest. Tourism Australia is one of the first ...
Kyle says ‘I’ll burn them all’
Kyle Sandilands has confirmed the story from last week saying that he has a book deal done to publish his memoirs, and that he is planning for the book to be released for Christmas. "I ...
Pacific Star downgrade earnings guidance
  Following the closure of Melbourne talk station MTR, 50% joint venture partner Pacific Star Network (PNW) has issued a revised earnings guidance for the full financial year 2012. In a ...
Meerkats
If you haven't registered your name and email address yet on Radio Today, it would be great if you did. Why register? Three reasons: It takes all of 30 seconds to do. Seriously it ...
Fitzy & Wippa launch Red Room
Nova launched 'The Red Room' this weekend at The Star (the new name of Star City Casino) with a number of Future Music artists presently touring around Australia – Jesse J, Gym ...
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SCA announce new Hot 30 co-host
  After the abrupt departure a few weeks ago of Maude Garret, Southern Cross Austereo have appointed a new Hot 30 co-host for Matty Acton to start from Monday 12 March. Mel Greig has been ...
Kyle autobigraphy
The walking headline Kyle Sandilands is reportedly writing his autobiography, with the assistance of a ghostwriter.  A source described it as a "warts and all" account of the his ...
SBS newsreader breaks golden rule
SBS Newsreader Ricardo Goncalves has broken the golden rule of radio and television studios. Always assume the microphone (and camera) is live. Just watch the unfortunate outcome below that ...
Jezebals win the AMP
This years 7th Australian Music Prize of $30,000 has been awarded to Sydney band 'The Jezebals'. The Jezebals said in their prepared speech: "What is clear throughout all the ...
Separated at birth #1
DMG Radio's Mike Cass (left) and Grant Broadcasters Jason Staveley (right). Or is it the other way around. We can't tell.   If you have any other 'separated at birth' ...
Separated at birth #1 (3)
DMG Radio’s Mike Cass (left) and Grant Broadcasters Jason Staveley (right). Or is it the other way around. We can’t tell.   If you have any other ‘separated at birth’ ...