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Mott leaves TEN
Network Ten announced this morning that their Chief Programming Officer, David Mott, is leaving. Mott has been responsible for allowing many radio people to transition to TV gigs. Hughesy and ...
DAB+… 3 years on
We have celebrated 3 years since the launch of Digital Radio in Australia with a 5 state OB. Over 50 commercial stations broadcasted alongside the ABC and SBS for breakfast. Each state also gave ...
Hauraki win appeal…sort of
Auckland Rock station Hauraki has got more publicity than they possibly could have hoped for from one quite simple billboard. The 'Hauraki Amped' ad features drive jock Matt Heath (left) and the ...
Dobbo gets new gig
Guy Dobson has been appointed to the newly created role of 'Chief Content Officer' for Southern Cross Austereo. Dobson will be responsible for creating original content across SCA's assets; ...
Lambert at the Live Lounge
Last night Adam Lambert performed at Take 40's Live Lounge. He played an intimate show to 300 fans who glammed up for the night. As well as answering fan questions in a Q and A, he also accepted ...
Fairfax release full year results
Fairfax Media have reported a $2.732 billion net loss after a $2.789 billion writedown on assets. The loss is down from the previous years $390 million loss. Revenue was $2.328 billion, down 6%. ...
Vale Col Campbell
Queensland radio identity Colin Campbell has died after a short battle with cancer, he was 79. His long career at 4BC came to an end on New Year's Day this year when he retired.
MRN release their numbers
The Macquarie Radio Network have reported a 62% fall in net profit to $2.3 million for the last financial year. Its share of operating losses and costs that went along with the sale of MTR in ...
New digital station launches
This afternoon a new digital station launched. Australia's #1 Bird Sounds station has been removed after a week or so of broadcasting non-stop bird noises. SCA have now launched 'Stardust Radio' ...
Licence condition win for 2Day
2Day FM have been successful in their efforts to adjust the ACMA's licence conditions that apply to all their programs for 5 years. Mid last month the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) ...
New Apple patent could impact radio
A day after Apple had become the world's most valuable company ever, with a company value high of $US621 billion, it looks like they are going to take on radio with a patent lodged in the U.S. ...