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Singo steps in at 2GB

It has been a bad look for the management of 2GB this week, who have been depositioned by their majority shareholder, John Singleton.

Earlier this week, Ray Hadley allegedly 'bullied' the 2GB Digital Content Manager, Richard Palmer, abusing him in front of his staff over an unloaded podcast.

Palmer subsequently made a formal complaint to the Macquarie Radio Managing Director, Rob Loewenthal.

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Published on Friday, 15 February 2013 15:00 Category: What's New

ARN parent in turmoil

APN, the parent company of both ARN and TRN, have placed their shares in a trading halt today.

The move comes as one of APN's largest shareholders, the Independent News and Media Group, who control 28.95%, have called for the resignation of CEO Brett Chenoweth (right).

The INM, and Irish based company, have said it had;

“lost confidence in Mr Chenoweth’s ability to implement the strategic initiatives necessary to reposition APN for the more challenged media landscape that has emerged in Australasia"

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Published on Friday, 15 February 2013 13:58 Category: What's New

Complaint to Nova about Hitler comment

Nova 100 recently got themselves into a bit of warm water after xmas fill-in breakfast hosts, Tommy Little and Dani Venn, talked about celebs they thought would be interesting to invite to dinner, one guest suggested was Adolf Hitler.

This led to some complaints to the ADC (Anti-Defamation Commission), “Apparently jocular comments were made that table conversation might include asking why he killed so many people.”

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Published on Friday, 15 February 2013 13:30 Category: What's New

Mamamia Today host separates from husband

ex-92.9 Perth breakfast host, and now co-host of Today Network's Mamamia Today, Em Rusciano has separated from her husband.

In a blog on the Mamamia website Em said:

"I wanted to keep this private, I wanted to protect my children and my heart but I am a public person of sorts and I wanted to be in control of how people found out what has happened recently in my life. You see, my marriage is over."

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Published on Friday, 15 February 2013 10:48 Category: What's New

River 94.9 thanked in parliament

After the recent flood crisis, MP Shayne Neumann made a 5 minute speech thanking River 94.9 for their efforts during the emergency situation.

As well as going into the history of the station, he named many station staff who he thanked for what they did for their community.

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Published on Friday, 15 February 2013 08:39 Category: What's New

What are Jonesy & Amanda doing ?

WSFM's Jonesy & Amanda were joined by Ten’s ‘The Living Room’ chef Miguel Maestre for Valentine's Day. Complete with flames, he cooked a romantic breakfast for them - flambe strawberries.

The catch was, they had to share the strawberry.

Watch the video below...

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Published on Friday, 15 February 2013 07:38 Category: What's New

SCA's launch reveals 2 new programs

This afternoon, SCA held a trade launch for 300 Sydney clients at Doltone House at Jones Bay Wharf, hosted by Merrick Watts, CEO Rhys Holleran and Chief Content Officer Guy Dobson.

Also in attendance were key Sydney personalities Hamish & Andy, Kyle & Jackie O, Angus O’Loughlin, plus Triple M Highway Patrol’s Merrick, Rach & Jules, and The Grill Team’s Matty Johns, Gus Worland and Mark Geyer.

Some of the key highlights from the preso included :-

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Published on Thursday, 14 February 2013 18:30 Category: What's New

Kyle now appears on Lawsy's show

Yesterday, Lawsy appeared on Kyle & Jackie O (see here).

Today, Kyle returned the favour and dropped into 2SM and chatted with John.

In the chat, which lasted for more than an hour, they talked about anything and everything.

You can hear it below.....

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Published on Thursday, 14 February 2013 14:44 Category: What's New

How a B105 listener proposed to his Valentine

Over the last couple of weeks, B105's Labby, Stav & Abby have been preparing Brisbane's Decent Proposal (see our original story here)

Well they pulled it off, with listener BJ proposing to Carla in the middle of Brisbane's CBD.

It involved a flashmob, a pipe band, a cheersquad and a 10k diamond ring.

Watch how the proposal happened below. You can't top that on Valentine's Day.....

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Published on Thursday, 14 February 2013 13:30 Category: What's New

Vale Haydn Sargent

4BC PD Anthony Frangi revealed the sad news on Twitter this morning :-



Here's the audio of Greg Cary announcing the news on 4BC this morning....

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Published on Thursday, 14 February 2013 13:00 Category: What's New

Two Brissy stations broadcast side by side

This afternoon, 4BC and 4BH are broadcasting together to help open 'Bee Gees Way' in the Brisbane suburb of Redcliffe.

The 2 stations have the exclusive broadcast rights to present and stream video from the event that will see the unveiling of a Bee Gees statue. Barry Gibb will also be in attendance.

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Published on Thursday, 14 February 2013 12:36 Category: What's New

Smooth serenade potential listeners

If there was ever a day tailor-made for dmg's Smooth to make some noise, it is Valentines Day. Accordingly, they have hit the streets to give 'random acts of roses' to women, and produced this video to the tune of Michael Buble.

Published on Thursday, 14 February 2013 10:45 Category: What's New

 

Nova Entertainment are looking for Announcers for their talent bank at Nova 96.9 in Sydney. Details.

 

 

2BH and HILL FM in Broken Hill are looking for a Production Whiz / Announcer. Details.

 

 

River 94.9 FM in South East Queensland has a vacancy for a Breakfast Personality. Details.

 

SCA has a vacancy for an Announcer / Music Director for Sea FM in Gosford. Details.

 

C91.3 Campbelltown has a role for a Sales Manager available. Details.

 

Fairfax Radio Network has a vacancy for a Creative Writer based in Melbourne.Details.

 

Grant Broadcasters has a vacancy for a Copywriter/Announcer in the Riverland, SA. Details.

 

 

Grant Broadcasters are looking for Sales Staff based in Cairns. Details.

 

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Grant Broadcasters are looking for a News Editor for 2ST/Power FM in Nowra. Details.

 

Brodie Green has been appointed as Night Imaging Producer for Smallzy’s Surgery.

 

Peter Yiamarelos is heading back to Australia to be the new Content Director of SEAFM and 2GO FM on the Central Coast. 

 

Tim Wong-See is back at Nova Entertainment doing late nights on Nova nationwide.

Aaron Rich is now on FOX FM Melbourne Mornings for 2015. Aaron has jumped from Nova.

Matty White is moving back to Triple M Sydney to be the Assistant Content Director and Head of NRL Football .

 

Rod Maldon is heading to New Zealand and joining NZME as Assistant Content Director of ZM nationwide.

Ross Turner is leaving 7HOFM Hobart after 3 years to become CD at HOT91/Zinc on the Sunshine Coast.

Phil Bradley is the new Group Content Director for SCA in Hobart

 

Brisbane's Magic 882 Ian Keenan  is making the move from Mornings and will host the Breakfast show on the station.

 

Mike Byrne is heading back to Newcastle to be the Group Content Director for SCA’s NX and KO FM..

 

 

Canberra Ratings

1 104.7 17.3 (17.5) SCA
2 Mix 106.3 16.8 (15.9) SCA
3 ABC666 16.4 (15.6) ABC
4 triple j 10.0 (10.3) ABC
5 Classic FM 8.2 (10.2) ABC
6 Radio National 7.6 (6.9) ABC
7 2CC 7.0 (6.6) Capital
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 2/2014
  • GFK

Gold Coast Ratings

1 Gold FM 14.3 (15.0)* SCA
2 Hot Tomato 14.1 (13.9)* HT
3 Sea FM 9.5 (8.8)* SCA
4 triple j 9.4 (7.6)* ABC
5 ABC 91.7 FM 6.7 (6.6)* ABC
6 ABC612 3.3 (4.2)* ABC
7 ABC FM 2.9 (2.2)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, Survey 3/2014
  • * previous survey

 

Brisbane Ratings

1 Nova 106.9 13.5 12.9) NovaEnt
2 97.3FM 12.3 (13.0) ARN
3 B105 9.7 (9.0) SCA
4 Triple M 8.8 (8.7) SCA
5 triple j 9.0 (8.0) ABC
6 ABC612 8.5 (9,4) ABC
7 4KQ 7.1 (7.5) ARN
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 8/2014 (GfK)

Perth Ratings

1 Mix 94.5 13.8 (14.5) SCA
2 Nova 93.7 12.6 (13.5) NovaEnt
3 triple j 11.0 (10.4) ABC
4 96FM 10.2 (9.4) Fairfax
5 ABC720 9.6 (9.6) ABC
6 92.9 8.2 (8.4) SCA
7 6PR 7.3 (8.5) Fairfax
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 8/2014 (GfK)

Auckland Ratings

1 Newstalk ZB 13.4 (13.0) TRN
2 Coast  9.6 (8.1) TRN
3 The Edge 7.8 (6.0) Mediaworks
4 The Breeze 7.0 (6.5) Mediaworks
5 Classic Hits 6.7 (5.9) TRN
6 ZM 5.9 (5.6) TRN
7 Mai FM 5.2 (4.3) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Christchurch Ratings

1 Newstalk ZB 17.0 (16.1) TRN
2 More FM 10.7 (11.8) Mediaworks
3 The Breeze 10.2 (8.8) Mediaworks
4 The Rock 9.0 (10.3) Mediaworks
5 The Edge 6.9 (6.5) Mediaworks
6 The Sound 6.0 (6.4) Mediaworks
7 Classic Hits 5.7 (5.7) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Wellington Ratings

1 NewstalkZB 15.3 (10.5) TRN
2 The Breeze 13.7 (14.6) Mediaworks
3 ZM 11.3 (12.4) TRN
4 The Sound 7.5 (7.1) Mediaworks
5 The Rock 7.4 (8.3) Mediaworks
6 The Edge 6.6 (8.3) Mediaworks
7 Coast 5.7 (4.6) TRN
  • 10+ share, Survey 1/2014

Newcastle Ratings

1 KOFM 15.3 (15.3)* SCA
2 ABC1233 11.9 (11.1)* ABC
3 NXFM 11.6 (9.7)* SCA
4 New FM 10.0 (9.3)* BOG
5 triple j 9.9 (10.8)* ABC
6 2HD 9.8 (10.3)* BOG
7 Classic FM 3.9 (4.7)* ABC
  • 10+ Overall Share Mon-Sun, GfK Survey 3/2014

 

Adelaide Ratings

1 Mix 102.3 15.5 (14.6) ARN
2 FIVEaa 11.4 11.2) NovaEnt
3 Nova 91.9 11.2 (11.8) NovaEnt
4 ABC891 10.0 (11.3) ABC
6 hit107 8.1 (8.3) SCA
7 Cruise 1323 8.1 (7.6) ARN
  • 10+ share Mon-Sun, Survey 8/2014 (GfK)
  • hit107 on-air Oct 20, was SAFM

Wollongong Ratings

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

Central Coast Ratings

1 Sea FM 17.7 (12.4) SCA
2 2GO FM 13.2 (17.5) SCA
3 Star 104.5 11.4 (14.3) NovaEnt
4 ABC 92.5 10.7 (9.9) ABC
5 2GB 9.8 (8.9) MRN
6 Triple J 5.8 (5.2) ABC
7 WSFM 2.8 (0.7) ARN
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2012
  • Nielsen Media Research

Albury Ratings

1 Star FM 22.9* (22.7)** SCA
2 The River 20.7* (27.0)** SCA
3 2AY 16.6* (11.9)** ACE
4 ABC Local Radio 14.0* (11.2)** ABC
5 Triple J 9.9* (4.2)** ABC
6 Radio National 2.2* (1.6)** ABC
  • 10+ overall share Mon-Sun, Survey 1/2014
  • * Xtra Research/ ** Nielsen 

Company Stock ID Price Change
Southern Cross Media
SXL
1.05
0.00%
Fairfax Media Group
FXJ
0.900
3.45%
Macquarie Radio Network
MRN
1.07
-6.96%
Pacific Star Network
PNW
0.300
0.00%
APN News & Media
APN
0.810
1.25%
Oceania Capital
OCP
1.38
0.00%
Ten Network
TEN
0.200
0.00%
Seven West Media
SWM
1.31
3.15%
Seven Group Holdings
SVW
5.13
-1.54%
Nine Entertainment
NEC
1.77
6.63%
Prime Media Group
PRT
0.805
-2.42%