We Are Done, not quite... until Nova.

The Madden Brothers are on a marketing roll. Thursday night they were on Kiis, today they are Australia wide taking over Nova from 1-3pm.

The boys will be picking their fav songs, answering fan questions and chances are, they will give their new album Greetings From California a good flogging as well.

 

 

 

What the ruck have we done?

Despite the protests from some Gay rights groups… the wedding event of the year happened at New Zealand’s Rugby shrine, Eden Park yesterday.

It was bro-mance, the story of two heterosexual “besties”, who got hitched to secure the crème de la crème of rugby experiences, a trip to the UK for the Rugby World Cup.

Love You Man was the creation of the team at The Edge at RadioWorks.

 

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MediaWorks New Zealand New Group Appointment

MediaWorks has appointed Andrew Szusterman as Group Content and Entertainment Brand Director.

The new role is charged with creating the cross-platform strategy for MediaWorks’ entertainment content and brands across the company’s television, radio and digital assets, as well as developing new content and revenue opportunities.

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What does the Fox say?

“It’s weird, it’s a little disconcerting”, said Megan Fox

The 2Day FM Breakfast Blackout Challenge stepped up a notch … in the blindfold this week, Merrick Watts. 

The challenge, a not-so-soothing session of Leech Therapy.

The end result had Merrick fronting up to an interview with Megan Fox and co-host Will Arnett, who were in Sydney to promote their film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Merrick said, “It’s not as bad as it looks, it’s just leech therapy… looks bad, it’s all good, I just thought I’d address that, because it’s a disaster and I know it…”

The video is below.  If you have a weak stomach best not to watch.

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Holy shit....The Veronicas

You Ruin Me from The Veronicas, premiered across the nation on the 11th. Benn was locked into Brisbane's b105... we think he is a Veronica's fan. The vid covers the rollercoaster of emotions - all in 2 minutes and 43 seconds.

Labby, Stav and Abby also caught up with Benn this morning, he has had 5 hours sleep in the last 48 hours but they had another surprise for him. 

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Mel Greig: Unfairly blamed and I have her sympathy

Jacintha Saldanha, the nurse who  tragically took her own life after taking the prank call made by the Today Network Hot 30 hosts in 2012; had no history of mental illness or self-harm according to her husband.

Mel Greig, who also attended the inquest in London, asked to address the court and the family. Coroner Fiona Wilcox said:

‘‘I do not require Ms Greig in this regard,’’

“I believe she may feel unfairly blamed and I have her sympathy and I take note she has come to the court today and made herself available.”

 

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All in a day’s work at Triple M.

Spin the wheel, get your ass tattooed.

It could’ve been worse, trust us!

All in a day’s work at Triple M.

Triple M The Grill Team’s hard core Penrith Panthers supporter Mark Geyer (MG), and Sydney Roosters fan Gus Worland have made a bet - that the supporter of the losing team of this weekend’s Panthers V Roosters qualifier will receive a tattoo relating to the opposing team, inked on a body part.

 

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Authentic Entertainment's ambitious growth plan

The company behind some of Australia’s biggest entertainment properties, Authentic Entertainment has just appointed a new PR partner.

Authentic Entertainment, the guys behind the likes of Take 40, Vevo, Live at the Chapel, My Generation and The Hot Hits has appointed Red Agency as their new partner.

Authentic Entertainment re-launched in June their brand and vision and the business has an ambitious growth plan, promising more content-driven client partnerships.

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Humility and dignity… It is right that they finally gain closure.

The British inquest into the death of nurse, Jacintha Saldanha will begin in a matter of hours in the UK.

Keith Vaz ,UK Member of Parliament had said on behalf of the family:

“It has been a long road for the family and I deeply admire the patience, humility and dignity they have shown throughout this traumatic time”.

 “It is right that they finally gain closure.”

 

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iHeartRadio Australia Music Festival Cancelled

ARN and Dainty Group have just announced that the upcoming iHeartRadio Australia Music Festival has been cancelled.

Just a few short weeks back, KIIS & Edge Sydney, Mix Melbourne, and 97.3 in Brisbane all announced that the first iHeartRadio Australia Music Festival would be held in Sydney this October.

It was to be headlined by superstar Miley Cyrus, with a strong supporting lineup, and there was a further co-headline act to be released this week, however prior to the announcement they have pulled out, causing the cancellation.

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Fill the van with a can

Aaron & Dan and the team at Hope 103.2 are aiming to make a real difference to those doing it tough in Sydney with Fill the Van with a Can.

All month long they are asking their listeners to simply drop off an item at their studios in Sydney’s West, where the van will be parked; ready to be packed.

 

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20% Drop in piracy: Spotify

“Spotify is making inroads with piracy… a 20% drop of piracy volume in a year”, said Spotify’s Director of Economics, Will Page.

It was the first taste of the research Spotify released at Communications Minister Malcom Turnball’s Copyright – Online Infringement public forum  in Sydney.

Spotify have claimed 1 in 6 have the service with three quarters of them aged under 34.

He went on to say:  “When you think of a 34 year old they have lived through a decade and a half of digital disruption.”

“…Who wouldn’t have any concept of ownership”

 

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Capital Radio Network has a vacancy for a Program Director for Snow FM / 2XL.  Details

 
 

ABC Goldfields-Esperance, Kalgoorlie has a vacancy for a Presenter / Producer.  Details

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

RCS are looking for a Support Person. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Team Isuzu D-Max has a vacancy for Media & Marketing Manager / Presenter... radio presenter experience valued. Details

 

 
 
 
 

SCA has a vacancy for a Commercial Scheduler - Sydney. Details.

 
 
 
 

ARN has a vacancy for a Producer for The Thinkergirls based in Sydney. Details

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Triple J are looking for a Hack Executive Producer. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 

96 FM Perth has a vacancy for a Breakfast Producer. Details.

 
 

SCA has a vacancy for an Announcer in Bunbury. Details

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nova Entertainment has a vacancy for an Agency Sales Client Executive in Melbourne. Details

 
 
 
 
 
 

96 FM Perth has a vacancy for a Casual Announcer. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 

96.5 Wave FM has a vacancy for a Breakfast Show Producer. Details.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SCA has a vacancy for an Executive Producer - Sydney. Details

 
 
 

Recent Comments

Simon Baggs has left the KIIS Network after a three and a half year run, deciding to pull the pin..

 

 

Southern Cross Austereo have appointed Damon Rielly as the new General Manager for hit 105 and Triple M.

 

 
 
 

Alison Geale has been appointed General Manager of SCA Gold Coast replacing Nick Scott. 

 

Matt Newell after a three year tilt On-Air at SCA’s Hit 100.9 in Hobart has left radio for real estate in Hobart,


 

 

 

 

 

Nick Randal has exited Macquarie Media as National Sales Manager

 
 
 
 

Former SCA Chief Digital Officer Vijay Solanki, has been nabbed as the new CEO of IAB.

 

 
 
 
 
 

ACE Radio’s Lauren “Loggy” Temuskos is making the move from Warrnambool to Townsville for HOT FM breakfast.

 

 
 
 
 
 

Nova Entertainment has appointed Michael Graham as Commercial Director for their Brisbane Sales Team.

 

Townsville’s Zinc 100.7 new breakfast team is former Big Brother housemate Jess Hardy joining Vinnie Aston.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 

Peter Bell is moving from MRN’s 6PR to 702 ABC Breakfast in Perth. 

 
 
 
 
 

Josh Elliot is the new Chief Operating Officer of the Capital Radio Network.

 

 
 
 

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Wollongong Ratings

1 I98 23.8 (28.5) WIN
2 Wave FM 16.0 (17.3) GRANT
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • IRIS Research

Wellington Ratings

 

  NewstalkZB 15.2 (13.5) NZME
  The Breeze 9.3 (12.9) Mediaworks
  The Hits 6.3 (7.6) NZME
  ZM 8.0 (7.8) NZME
  The Sound 7.1 (5.1) Mediaworks
  The Rock 4.8 (6.7) Mediaworks
  The Edge 7.0 (6.5) Mediaworks
  Coast 6.8 (6.3) NZME
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2016 (Brackeys Survey 2/2015)

Warrnambool Ratings

1 Coast FM 37.7 - Ace
2 3YB 21.7 - Ace
3 triple j 7.3 - ABC
4 ABC Local Radio 4.0 - ABC
5 ABC Radio Nat. 2.5 - ABC
6 Classic FM 1.5 - ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2015
  • Xtra Research

Sydney Ratings

 

 

  2GB 11.6 (11.8) MRN
  ABC 702 9.3 (9.9) ABC
  WSFM 6.2 (6.9) ARN
  TRIPLE M 6.5 (6.0) SCA
  KIIS 1065 8.1 (8.1) ARN
  smoothfm 95.3 9.1 (7.7) NE
  Nova 96.9 8.1 (7.0) NE
  triple j 5.8 (6.7) ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey  4/2016

 

Perth Ratings

  Mix 94.5 15.3 (14.5) SCA
  Nova 93.7 13.2 (13.2) NE
  96FM 8.4 (8.6) ARN
  triple j 10.2 (11.0) ABC
  ABC720 8.9 (9.7) ABC
  hit 929 10.9 (10.2) SCA
  6PR 7.6 (7.0) MRN
  6IX 4.3 (3.7) CAP
         
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016
 
 

 

Newcastle Ratings

1 KOFM 1563 (15.3) SCA
2 ABC1233 13.6 (11.9) ABC
3 NXFM 10.7 (11.6) SCA
4 2HD 10.4 (9.8) BOG
5 Triple J 9.9 (9.9) ABC
6 New FM 8.5 (10.0) BOG
7 Classic FM 4.0 (3.) ABC
  • 10+ Share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2015

 

Melbourne Ratings

 

  3AW 14.8 (16.0) MRN
  ABC 774 10.5 (9.5) ABC
  Gold 7.9 (8.1) ARN
  Triple M 7.9 (8.2) SCA
  Fox FM 9.7 (9.0) SCA
  smooth935 7.2 (7.4) NE
  KIIS 101.1 5.1 (5.7) ARN
  Nova 100 6.1 (6.2) NE
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016
 

 

Gold Coast Ratings

1 Hot Tomato 14.2 (14.1) HT
2 Gold FM 11.9 (14.3) SCA
3 Sea FM 9.6 (9.5) SCA
4 ABC 91.7FM 7.9 (6.7) ABC
5 triple j 7.8 (9.4) ABC
6 ABC612 5.2 (3.3) ABC
7 Radio National 2.5 (2.3) ABC
  • 10+ Share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2015

 

Christchurch Ratings

 

  Newstalk ZB 10.7 (11.7) NZME
  More FM 16.8 (14.3) Mediaworks
  The Breeze 10.2 (10.8) Mediaworks
  The Rock 8.3 (11.0) Mediaworks
  The Edge 7.7 (7.4) Mediaworks
  The Sound 10.8 (9.2) Mediaworks
  The Hits 3.7 (4.3) NZME
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2016 (Brackets Survey 2/2014)

Canberra Ratings

  104.7 17.9 (18.8) SCA
  ABC666 15.9 (15.3) ABC
  Mix 106.3 13.6 (13.9) SCA
  Classic FM 10.0 (8.6) ABC
  triple j 8.2 (8.2) ABC
  2CC 6.8 (6.1) Capital
  2CA 6.0 (5.5) Captial
  Radio National 3.9 (3.6) ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 3/2015

 

Brisbane Ratings

 

  97.3FM 11.7 (14.3) ARN
  Nova 106.9 13.7 (12.1) NE
  ABC612 9.5 (10.7) ABC
  4MMM 8.7 (8.7) SCA
  hit105.3 10.1 (10.7) SCA
  4KQ 8.5 (8.1) ARN
  TRIPLE J 8.1 (7.1) ABC
  4BC 5.0 (4.8) MRN
  Magic 882 2.7 (2.7) MRN
         
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016
 
 

 

Auckland Ratings

  Newstalk ZB 13.6 (13.7) TRN
  Coast  8.8 (9.4) TRN
  The Edge 6.6 (6.6) Mediaworks
  The Sound 5.7 (5.7) Mediaworks
  The Breeze 7.1 (7.1) Mediaworks
  The Hits 5.7 (4.3) TRN
  ZM 4.7 (4.7) TRN
  Mai FM 6.8 (5.2) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2016 - In Bracket Survey 2/2014

Adelaide Ratings

 

  Mix 102.3 12.6 (11.8) ARN
  Nova 91.9 11.2 (12.0) NE
  FIVEaa 11.6 (10.6) NE
  ABC891 11.0 (11.4) ABC
  Cruise 8.0 (7.4) ARN
  Triple M 9.3 (10.5) SCA
  hit107 9.1 (9.7) SCA
  triple j 5.4 (6.3) ABC
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 4/2016 (GfK)
 

 

Company Stock ID Price Change
Southern Cross Media
SXL
1.26
2.02%
APN News & Media
APN
4.10
1.74%
Fairfax Media
FXJ
1.05
2.94%
Macquarie Radio
MRN
0.920
0.00%
Pacific Star Network
PNW
0.230
-8.00%
Oceania Capital
OCP
1.68
-4.00%
Ten Network
TEN
1.14
7.01%
Seven West Media
SWM
1.03
1.47%
Nine Entertainment
NEC
1.10
1.39%
Prime Media
PRT
0.305
0.00%

 
 
 

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