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Leckie: Seven ate Nine and Ten
In their recent Radio Today article, "Who Is The Greatest Programmer in Australia in 2012?" (read here), Brad March and Scott Muller detailed 10 reasons why the team at the Seven ...
Urquhart wins International Award
Felicity Urquhart, presenter of Saturday Night Country on ABC Local Radio, has been announced as the winner of the 2011 Country Music Association (CMA) International Country Broadcaster Award. ...
Digital growing
Commercial Radio Australia has today released its Digital Radio Industry Report 2012. The report shows that Digital is growing with 1.2 million listeners in an average week, with nearly 800,000 ...
Price cleared of defamation
Steve Price has been cleared of defamation charges in court this week.  He had been charged with defaming the so-called 'NRL Cougar' Charmyne Palavi (left) in the way he referred to ...
Chocolate Starfish guitarist dies
After a year long battle with cancer Zoran Romic, guitarist with Chocolate Starfish, has died today in Melbourne. Read Paul Cashmere's article on the news at music site noise11.com here.
Kyle ‘has right to offend’
In todays Sydney Morning Herald Adele Horin has written an article on the importance of defending free speech, with the 'Kyle' decision this week by ACMA as the catalyst for the article. ...
ARIAs to head north?
Gold Coast identity Billy Cross has launched a bid to grab the ARIAs from Sydney, and the ARIA Hall of Fame from Melbourne to boost the profile of the coast. Cross, who is the creator and owner ...
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AFTRS launch Show Radio again
Every year the Australian Film Television and Radio School broadcasts live from the Sydney Royal Easter show. It's an opportunity for the radio students to learn from the experience of live ...
Nova leverages One Direction
Nova have filmed a parody music video of the One Direction 'beautiful' song, featuring Fitzy, Wippa, Executive Producer Tom Ivey plus Tom Williams and psychic Francis Bevan. The video was ...
AMI nasal spray commercials
There has been no single client who has caused more internal debate within radio station boardrooms and executive meetings than AMI and their nasal spray product over recent years. The company is ...
Illyria sells Prime Media
Illyria yesterday sold their (nearly) 9% stake in the Prime Media Group, the parent company of the Prime Radio Network in Queensland. The sale, at 68c per share, yielded $22m, valuing the ...