Topic archives: digital radio

ABC Grandstand Breakfast pulls up stumps

ABC Grandstand Breakfast pulls up stumps

October 5, 2015 2

The ABC has axed its morning sport show, Grandstand Breakfast. The show, which was part of the Grandstand digital channel, struggled to find an audience.

Don’t touch that dial

September 29, 2014 4

Crikey readers have their say about digital radio, Cambodia and the definition of torture.

Don’t touch that dial

April 15, 2014 1

Crikey readers talk AM radio and how Abbott's climate change policy has made him a worldwide laughingstock.

Radio nowhere: ABC launches Double J, but is anyone listening?

Radio nowhere: ABC launches Double J, but is anyone listening?

April 14, 2014 13

The ABC has launched digital-only station Double J, but if you're outside a capital city (or in your car), you can only listen online. Freelance journalist Sally Whyte looks at the (incremental) rise of digital radio.

The egos of community radio

March 4, 2013

Crikey readers have their say on the issues of the day.

Digital killed the community radio stars? Conroy’s fight with DJs

Digital killed the community radio stars? Conroy’s fight with DJs

March 1, 2013 13

Community radio broadcasters around Australia say government funding to make the digital transition will come up short. Musicians are worried about the consequences.

Where are the radio programs for kids?

August 28, 2012

Crikey readers have their say.

The future of digital radio

August 27, 2012 3

Crikey readers have their say.

Digital radio already yesterday’s news as net rules the waves

August 24, 2012 9

Breakfast radio crews in Sydney, Melbourne Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth joined in a co-ordinated outside broadcast this morning to celebrate Digital Radio Day, writes a radio insider.

A digital avenue for Australian musos on the Jays

September 2, 2011 4

Triple J's new digital radio station -- specifically devoted to new and emerging Australian contemporary music -- is a step in the right direction for Australian content.