What made it into 20 years of the Hottest 100

triple j finished up their 20 years of the Hottest 100 countdown this afternoon by revealing the most voted for song as being Wonderwall by Oasis (the full list is below).

triple j’s Music Director Richard Kingsmill said: “You pick up a guitar, one of the first songs you learn is ‘Wonderwall’. It comes on the radio and you can’t help but sing-a-long. Those are some great opening lines too. And if you can’t hit the notes, it’s OK, it’s a wonderfully forgiving song to be off key in.

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When Steve Carell got a letter from Triple M boss

Triple M Sydney Grill Team producer Brenden Wood tweeted this during the week....

The boss ? Triple M Network Content Director Jamie Angel.

Watch what happened below :-

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Sales Director to leave SCA after 22 years

At the end of June, a long time Sales Director at Southern Cross Austereo Perth will be leaving after 22 years in the role.

Martin Whittle (left) was recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

SCA Perth GM Linda Wayman said in a statement to station staff:

"Martin and I have worked alongside each for one month short of 11 years and right from the word go Martin has generously shared with me his experience, his wisdom and his intelligence."

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Sea FM's Nick nudes up

Sea FM Hobart's Breakfast Show, Nick & Woody, are pushing hard to have Nick crowned as Tasmania's first ever Bachelor of the Year. 

So far the campaign includes late night 'adult' commercials, free cakes in exchange for votes from female listeners, free foot massages and most recently, Nick turning himself into a human billboard.

Hear the audio, and see the video below. Warning; may contain male nudity - an increasingly common theme in Hobart radio!

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MKR contestants fill-in at 4BC

4BC have announced that Queensland My Kitchen Rules contestants, Jake and Elle, are joining the 4BC lineup.

Regular host of 4BC's "Fresh on Sunday", Dominique Rizzo, is on leave, so Jake and Elle will fill-in.

Content Director Anthony Frangi said:

"Fresh on Sunday is a new show that we're very proud of – and we're excited to have Jake and Elle join us to sit in for Dominique. We think they'll bring some great energy, new ideas and an interesting younger feel to the show."

The duo will be heard from 12pm on June 9, 16 and 30.

Fairfax '...cost management is now in our DNA'

Fairfax Media are planning to save $311m by 2015 as part of a review of their operations in print, online, mobile and radio.

Yesterday, Fairfax confirmed that revenues were down between 9 and 10 per cent in the second half, although radio was one of their strong performers.

Chief executive Greg Hywood said:

''We are confronting reality ... and we are taking the actions we need to take to get through a period of transition from a legacy print business to a media company that prospers in a competitive market."

''Ongoing cost management is now in our DNA.''

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triple j's Hottest 100 of 20 years is ready to go

Over the past few weeks triple j have been getting listeners to submit their 20 fave songs from the past 20 years of the Hottest 100 so they can build the ultimate list of songs.

During their daytime shifts they've been playing Top 20's from random years but tomorrow and Sunday the full countdown is on.

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Triple M take their clients to State of Origin

At last nights State of Origin, Triple M sales took their NRL partners to the game.

After enjoying some pre-game entertainment, they took their sideline seats where there was some friendly rivalry amongst the group.

Some of the SCA staff there included Jeremy Simpson (GM of SCA Sydney), Tony Wilkinson (Commercial Director, Sport & Sponsorship) and Aaron Macarthur (Commercial Manager, Sport & Sponsorship).

See the pics below :-

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7HOFM's Mick Newell to bare all for charity

Tomorrow morning, to raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation’s Sunflower Club, 7HOFM’s Mick Newell will brave the elements at the top of Mount Wellington.

Wearing nothing but strategically placed sunflowers, his speedos and a smile, Mick and a group of fearless friends will bare all for a good cause.

Mick, have you seen the forecast for tomorrow ? Good luck.

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MC's award 'in very poor taste'

With the news of MC's Next Top Jock Award reaching the UK yesterday, Labour MP Keith Vaz (who speaks on behalf of the nurses family) spoke to Channel 5 News saying:

"I am appalled that they first of all entered for this award and secondly were given this award. It's in very poor taste and frankly reflects very badly on the DJ for having accepted it, but also on the company for having given it to him.

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Rod & Biggzy to do 24 hour long show

Rod & Biggzy, from Mix 106.3 in Canberra, are doing their bit for the Give Me 5 for Kids campaign by doing their longest ever show.

The duo will board their Business Bus and broadcast from business locations for 24 hours non-stop and will raise money for the Children’s Ward at the Canberra Hospital along the way.

The broadcast will start tomorrow (Thursday) at 4pm and will wrap up at 4pm Friday.

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What happened to River breakfast hosts ?

The Queensland Times have reported that River 94.9 breakfast hosts Ruby and Dave may have left the station.

Ruby Slipperz and Dave Greensmith have been the stations breakfast show since 2009 and have been finalists for Best On-Air Team at the ACRA's for two consecutive years.

But the duo are suddenly not on-air, without any announcement.

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Universal Music has a vacancy for a National Artist Relations Manager. Details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nova Entertainment has a vacancy for a Network Drive Audio Producer based in Sydney. Details.

 

 

SCA are looking for a Breakfast Announcer for Hot FM Cairns. Details.

 

 

 

i98FM has a vacancy for a Casual Journalist. Details.

 

 

 

6PR has a vacancy for an Assistant Producer for Drive.Details.

 

 

 

 

 

ARN has a vacancy for an Experienced Account Manager- Direct Sales based in Sydney. Details.

 

 

 

 
 

Southern Cross Austereo have a vacancy for a Breakfast Journalist at Sea FM & 2GO FM in Gosford. Details.

 

 

 

 

Crocmedia are looking to appoint a NSW Commercial Manager based in Sydney.Details.

 

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ARN are looking for a Creative Writer on a six month contract based in Perth. Details.

 

 

 

 

 

Grant Broadcasters are looking for a 'Talk & Information Personality' based in Launceston. Details.

 

 

 

SCA has a vacancy for a Breakfast Producer in regional W.A. Details.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

Nova 106.9 is looking for Casual Announcers. Details.

 

 

 

 
 

ARN has a vacancy for a Digital Content Producer on a six month contract based in Sydney. Details.

 

 

 

ARN has a vacancy for a Junior Audio Producer based in Sydney. Details.

 

 

Omny has a vacancy for an Operations Manager based in Melbourne. Details.

 

 

 

 

 

Geelong's K-ROCK and Bay FM are looking for a Promotions Guru. Details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

Recent Comments

Jamie Row has moved from Nova Brisbane to smoothfm Sydney as Operations Manager/Floater.

Joseph Groth is heading to the Sunshine Coast as the new Music Director & Mornings announcer of  91.9 Sea FM.

 

 

Scott McLaughlin  National Client Solutions Director for Southern Cross Austereo is leaving the company.  

Conrad Browne will finish as General Manager with JOY 94.9 in June.

 
 

Pete Davidson is the Capital Radio Network new Group PD.

James Perrin is the new PD for Grant Broadcasters 2EC/PowerFM Bega. 

 

 

Former Nova exec Wade Kingsley is joining SCA in a new national leadership role as Head of Ideas and Integration.

 

 
 
 

Steve Cairns has been appointed the new GM of Radio Tab

 
 
 

Nick Condon has left ARN to work with the South Australian Chamber of Commerce leading their digital department.


 

 

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