Fun Stuff

Luttsy pashes a listener
Topical content isn't just about reflecting what is topical, it's about doing interesting things with topicality and giving it a second phase. Something Nova Brisbane did very well this ...
Get a Mullet up ya
New Zealand radio station 'The Rock' has declared this month 'Mullet May', and is asking listeners to submit photos of their mullet. There are dozens of entries on the website, ...
Jackie O gets pranked
Who doesn't love a good practical joke. On this occasion, in the post-show meeting, everyone on the 2Day product team was aware of the fake explosions and cockroaches about to ...
Ode to panel operators
Ever been a panel operator? Felt unloved not having your name in the show? Always wanted the PD to aircheck the segues? Always made sure the cold id never crashed the vocals? Check out Sam ...
Just one wrong letter….
We've all been there. Amusing blooper from Fairfax journo Keegan Buzzer. http://radiopromotips.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/630am-News-020512-Keegan-Buzzer.mp3
‘Employer of choice’ poll
We've been running our poll on 'the employer of choice' for nearly a week now. It must be said that the poll is completely unscientific given the staff numbers disparity between the ...
Employer of choice?
Which radio group is your employer of choice? Vote in our poll now here and let us know which of the large groups, either in regional or metropolitan, across Australia and New Zealand you believe ...
Shit voice-over people say #2
About a month ago we showed you 'shit voice-over people say part 1' (see here), and now we publish for your viewing pleasure part two, courtesy of Nick Miller at RMK. Very funny. ...
Nova advertise on 2Day…sort of
This ran on the excellent Mumbrella site yesterday and we thought it was worth shamelessly reprinting on Radio Today. The ad was only online briefly, as once the Southern Cross Austereo peeps ...
The Car Radio
The following story is reprinted from a somewhat bizarre website called Bathroom Reader in the US. You can visit their site here, and read the story of the Car Radio below. Radios are so much 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 ...
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 ...
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' ...