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22 April 2010 - 4:30am
Ahhh Byrnesy , remember all those years ago you really wanted to be a rock jock ????? but stayed with news , looks like you made the right choice , and guess what , they still love me out there !!!!!! Greg Byrnes resigns from 2UE

22 April 2010 - 4:30am
Greg is a great example of how loyalty in radio pays off. He started at 2UE as a junior news reporter and rose up through the ranks - senior editor, news director, programme director. A rare story in metro radio. Hard work and loyalty .. and he stayed a good bloke through-out! Well done mate. Greg Byrnes resigns from 2UE

21 April 2010 - 4:30am
Unfortunate that these two individuals have done something illegal and will potentially get in to quite a lot of trouble, but I'd be interested to hear why they left the station in the first place. Also, interesting to note the similarities between the Grant Broadcaster operated stations of the South Coast's imaging and branding, and the imaging and branding of this internet commercial broadcaster.

(Correction to your story - the station is most certainly not a community station, nor in a category I would say is progressive, unless you say typical CHR stations are progressive.)
Dumb and Dumber caught hacking in to radio station

20 April 2010 - 4:30am
Ridge Radio is an online radio station and does not have a community licence and/or an AM/FM transmission. Dumb and Dumber caught hacking in to radio station

19 April 2010 - 4:30am
I've really enjoyed Vizard this morning, some interesting people (imagine his black book!) and Price had a good morning with Aker and Sam.

I'm glad they've used the 2GB jingle pack on MTR, sounds tight. No-one can throw stones at them for that, everyone does it!

So far, so good. Interesting to see how Martin King will go.
MTR heavy on outrage, light on ads - for now

18 April 2010 - 4:30am
I disagree with the claims that it won't last 6 months. I think there will be some lineup changes, but i think it will work. Possibly not as good as 3AW because their listners are quite loyal. 3AW will loose a small percent, but nothing to majorly impact them MTR heavy on outrage, light on ads - for now

17 April 2010 - 4:30am
Jag3146, whoever you are, you are wrong. And you don't know what you are talking about. Ash Long is not a servant of 3AW. I, in fact, pay THEM, to air our weekly Melbourne Observer commercial spots. The new radio station is not in competition with our newspaper. I am not scared of a new radio network in town, I welcome it. MTR heavy on outrage, light on ads - for now

16 April 2010 - 4:30am
This is good news, Digital Radio will only get bigger in Australia with more radio's coming from Asia, China etc. Those people who haven't heard Digital yet will see more radio's in retail stores & hopely at a cheaper price too. Digital radio nations visit Australia

16 April 2010 - 4:30am
This new talk station will have little or no inpack on the 3 other talk stations in Melbourne 3AW 693, ABC 774 & SEN 1116. I'll give it 6 months before 1377 AM will go back to a easy music format again. MTR heavy on outrage, light on ads - for now

16 April 2010 - 4:30am
MTR 1377 AM will not last 6 months against 3 other talk stations 3AW 693, ABC 774 & SEN 1116. MTR heavy on outrage, light on ads - for now


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