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Swan attacks Fairfax investment
Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan has published an article in 'The Monthly' where he refers to the billionaire miners Gina Rinehart, Clive Palmer and Andrew Forrest as a 'threat to ...
Triple M faces possible lawsuit
It has been reported on Channel 7 news in Adelaide, and in the Adelaide Advertiser online, that Mix 102.3 Breakfast announcer Jason "Snowy" Carter is considering legal action action ...
Blakey bags 5AA
  As mentioned yesterday on Radio Today, today Jon Blake started on Triple M Adelaide Breakfast, and his first content piece was to take a potshot at his former employer 5AA, referring to it ...
No wedding, but a great promo
February 29 is traditionally the one day of the year when women can propose marriage to their partner. Aimee Parker from Bendigo, yesterday proposed to her long-term boyfriend, 3BO FM morning ...
MTR JV gets messier
If the relationship between MTR joint venture partners, Macquarie Radio and Pacific Star, was not terminal before today, it certainly must be now.  This morning, Macquarie has issued a ...
NZ Radio Awards entries close today
  Entries close tomorrow 2 March, at 5pm, for the 2012 New Zealand Radio Awards, if you are a Kiwi reader, get your jandals on and finalise your entry at http://radioawards.co.nz. Radio ...
Dave Smith to be sure to be sure
  Veteran radio programmer, and all round good guy, Dave Smith has been appointed as Program Director of 98FM in Dublin, Ireland. 'Smithy' has most recently been Group Program ...
MCM report profit
  After a challenging end to 2011 which saw its Chairman removed and a number of significant board changes, MCM Entertainment Group have reported their financial results to the market for ...
Monkee Davy Jones dies
  Davy Jones from the Monkees has died overnight in Florida, aged 66, of a heart attack. His last live performance was only a fortnight ago. For some listeners, specifically those whose ...
10 Questions: Duncan Campbell
Duncan Campbell is the Group Content Director for the Australian Radio Network, and he was happy to answer '10 Questions' on how the network is looking.   From an outsiders ...
Talking to the Dog
At Radio Today we are fans of  the book 'Brand like a Rock Star', written by Canadian Programmer Steve Jones. He has a capacity to boil down issues to key take-outs, and in ...
Typo #1
So it doesn't have anything to do with radio, however we find spelling mistakes somewhat amusing and thought we would start a new section devoted to 'typos in the media'. To kick it ...
Blake lines up 5AA
Speaking today in the Adelaide Advertiser, former 5AA Breakfast comedian Jon Blake has been critical of his former employer saying "it's where old broadcasters go to die". In a ...
Brennan calls it a day
Iconic Sydney radio programmer, John Brennan, has today announced his retirement after 62 years in the industry. Whilst Brennan stepped back from day to day programming some years ago, he has ...