Cherie Romaro unveils new format and lineup for Sydney’s 2CH
Classic Hits 2CH1170 launched in Sydney today with a revamped lineup and music strategy.
The new format is designed “exclusively for the Baby Boomers”, targeting a 50+ audience who are “ageless in attitude”.
The station will music format has shifted to hits from the ’60s, ’70s and into the ’80s.
You can expect to hear Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Cliff Richard, Bee Gees, Four Tops, The Beach Boys, The Supremes, The Temptations, The Everly Bros, Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Neil Diamond, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison and Marvin Gaye.
Popular soundtracks will also form part of the programming from iconic artists like Barbra Streisand, Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett.
The Line Up:
Indira, Trevor and Dave Gibson Weekday 5am to 9am
Tim Webster Weekdays 9am to 3pm featuring the all-new 60’s Lunch Break at noon and the “70’s Lunch Break at 1pm
Ian Rogerson Afternoon Drive 3pm – 8pm
Chris Kearns launched “Sydney’s Tonight Live” 8pm to 1am
Kearns will connect with the heart of Sydney’s night-time audiences taking their calls live and answering their emails. Sydney is a big city.
Bob Rogers will be continuing Saturday Nights from 6pm with Reminiscing.
Cherie Romaro, Sydney’s 2CH and digital channels GM said, “I am happy to be able to lead such a great team, with Tim Webster taking over the microphone from Bob Rogers and the launch of Sydney’s Tonight Live with Chris Kearns.
We have also added in News on the hour every hour, so being live and up to date will also enhance the listening experience.