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Mayne: Aveo, Fairfax and Ten all need to fix their disclosure

Stephen Mayne June 29, 2017 2 Comments

Fairfax has slammed aged care provider Aveo for lack of disclosure, but the media company needs to check its own backyard.

No show in radio business: jocks make way for ‘integration’

No show in radio business: jocks make way for ‘integration’

Crikey February 12, 2013 1 Comment

It's not the same game for radio announcers any more, writes freelance journalist Alyce Vayle. Broadcasters are more concerned about cross-platform integration -- but is the sector becoming boring?

Sandilands’ falls … Schembri on air …. BBC cuts jobs …

Sandilands’ falls … Schembri on air …. BBC cuts jobs …

Crikey March 28, 2012 2 Comments

In today's Media Briefs: Sandilands ratings lowest in three years ... Herald Sun’s all-body experience ... Front Page of the Day ... ACCC delays Foxtel/Austar merger decision ... again ... BBC News cuts: 140 posts to go and more ...

Decency and undue emphasis on gender. A matter of interpretation.

Crikey March 27, 2012 3 Comments

Kyle Sandilands' comments cut to the core of the internal FM radio culture towards women. Well, let's just say radio.

Kyle Sandilands producer’s pet project: brunolovesboobs

Kyle Sandilands producer’s pet project: brunolovesboobs

Andrew Crook March 26, 2012 7 Comments

A senior aide to shock jock Kyle Sandilands has erased from the web a personal hate site that featured images of domestic violence and petrol-sniffing Aborigines.

Southern Cross Media bid to buy Austereo

Glenn Dyer January 31, 2011

Southern Cross Media Group Ltd has made a highly geared 1980s-style takeover bid for Austereo Group Limited, valuing the company at about $706.8 million.

Well, how would you like to be Sandilands’ boss?

Glenn Dyer September 18, 2009 1 Comment

The toughest media job in the world is husbanding 2DayFm and Austero through to the end of the two current ACMA inquiries into talkback radio, one involving Kyle and Jacki O.

Could 2GB poach Sandilands to be the new Stan Zemanek?

Glenn Dyer September 11, 2009 2 Comments

In all the frothing and hissing about Kyle Sandilands, did anyone notice that it’s a non-ratings fortnight for Sydney radio?

The Kyle and Jackie O Code of Contrition

The Kyle and Jackie O Code of Contrition

Andrew Dodd August 18, 2009 5 Comments

In commercial radio, if you grossly offend the nation’s sensibilities, you simply suspend yourself for two weeks and move on, writes Andrew Dodd.

Cash for cockheads: the empty economics of commercial radio

Cash for cockheads: the empty economics of commercial radio

Ruth B August 13, 2009

Commercial radio is based on the economics of attention, says Mel Campbell: a sick culture where scandal always equals success an ethics are completely ephemeral.