Topic archives: Kyle Sandilands

John Laws was almost in Mick Jagger’s Ned Kelly flop and other facts we learned from Laws’ memoir

August 24, 2017 3

John Laws released his memoir earlier last year -- here are the bits that you actually did want to know.

The petty, sneaky world of FM radio revealed (by King of Petty Kyle Sandilands)

March 30, 2017 1

Sandilands went on a long-promised rant this morning to take down his rivals, but he is covered in the mud thrown as well.

Unoriginal Sandilands defends repeats

May 12, 2016

“Darl, you don’t have to explain yourself,” said co-host Jackie O.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

January 25, 2016 4

IPA loves Australia ... UPF gets spoofed ... guess who's back? ...

A 2009 timeline: vale Michael Jackson (and the ETS)

June 15, 2015

Michael Jackson carks it. Kyle and Jackie O hit rock bottom. It was 2009.

Paleo idiots v facts: trying to stop the bullshit bandwagon

Paleo idiots v facts: trying to stop the bullshit bandwagon

May 14, 2015 20

Our only current hope for real revelation and proper address of social problems, from obesity to mental illness, lies with science and scholarship.

The 2014 Crikeys: three cheers for the AFR, Kyle Sandilands

The 2014 Crikeys: three cheers for the AFR, Kyle Sandilands

December 17, 2014 23

Crikey's media reporter reveals the best and the worst of the media in 2014.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 8, 2014 7

Queensland nurses unhappy about emails ... Kyle Sandilands gets into finance ... AGL callers get mixed messages ...

Media briefs: Age correction … Bolt’s blues … Fairfax cost-cutting? …

Media briefs: Age correction … Bolt’s blues … Fairfax cost-cutting? …

June 3, 2014

Strewth provides a rare look into Andrew Bolt's real tastes. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: Seven v AFP … film Crowe-ing … radio social …

Media briefs: Seven v AFP … film Crowe-ing … radio social …

March 26, 2014 2

Seven has won its court case against the Australian Federal Police after police raided the network's offices looking for evidence of a deal with Schapelle Corby. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

A new radio empire: how Kyle and Jackie O remade FM radio

A new radio empire: how Kyle and Jackie O remade FM radio

March 11, 2014 7

Everyone said Kyle and Jackie O would do well. But in just one ratings survey, they've tied for most popular breakfast show. It's a disaster for 2DayFM, which lost more than half its audience.

Radio revolution? Tuning in to the new breakfast ‘all-stars’

Radio revolution? Tuning in to the new breakfast ‘all-stars’

January 20, 2014 10

Commercial radio is in middle of its biggest shake-up in years, but there was no sign of fresh content as the new breakfast all-stars hit the airwaves today. Crikey tuned in.

Media briefs: Rundle on Mandela, the Right … Pope <em>Time</em>‘s man ..

Media briefs: Rundle on Mandela, the Right … Pope Time‘s man ..

December 12, 2013 2

Nelson Mandela's death produced the usual crop of crazy from the Right.

Media briefs: more Fairfax quitters … the great FM turn-off …

Media briefs: more Fairfax quitters … the great FM turn-off …

November 29, 2013 2

Fairfax is losing more star writers, and brekkie radio hosts call it quits. Plus other media snippets of the day.

Richard Farmer’s campaign bites

Richard Farmer’s campaign bites

August 22, 2013 1

Won't everyone just shut up? But there are plenty more unanswered questions in last night's leaders' debate. Plus other campaign bites.

Media briefs: netball on TV … designer babies … ICAC snafu …

Media briefs: netball on TV … designer babies … ICAC snafu …

March 26, 2013 1

Kyle Sandilands says he's not a misogynist, researchers are trying to predict how the royal foetus will look and other media tidbits.

Media briefs: ratings: Jones up, Kyle down … DJs front Seven, Nine …

Media briefs: ratings: Jones up, Kyle down … DJs front Seven, Nine …

December 11, 2012 1

Radio ratings: Jones up, Kyle down. The final radio ratings for 2012 will not be pleasant listening for those who don’t like Alan Jones on 2GB in Sydney (he went up in share figures — again), but it will be more to the liking of those who object to the antics of Kyle Sandilands and […]

Sponsors say breakfast with Jones leaves a bad taste

October 2, 2012 11

Slater & Gordon and The Australian was still advertising on Alan Jones' 2GB program this morning. Crikey reveals the advertisers withstanding the pressure.

How Iran silences the web  … Kyle producer axed …

How Iran silences the web … Kyle producer axed …

July 24, 2012 1

In today's Media Briefs: inside media HQ for London Games ... Kyle & Jackie O producer fired for Batman massacre gags ... Harman family to not fund Daily Beast and Newsweek and more ...

Is management learning its lessons from vile Kyle?

July 18, 2012 23

2Day FM says it's business as usual, despite the sins of controversial shock jock Kyle Sandilands. Rachael Jane Chin has been following the appeal against ACMA's licence ruling in Sydney.