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ABBA are a Swedish pop group, formed in Stockholm in 1972 by Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad.
AC/DC are an Australian rock band, formed in Sydney in 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young.
Alwyn Cecil Kurts (28 October 1915 – 4 May 2000) was an Australian drama and comedy actor of radio, television and film, best remembered for his role as gruff Inspector Colin Fox in the TV series Homicide.
AM broadcasting is a radio broadcasting technology, which employs amplitude modulation (AM) transmissions.
Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd (later AWA Ltd) is an electronics manufacturer and broadcaster based out of Sydney, Australia.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian Broadcasting Authority (ABA) was an Australian government agency whose main roles were to regulate broadcasting, radiocommunications and telecommunications.
The Australian Broadcasting Control Board was an Australian government agency whose main roles were to regulate commercial AM radio, Commercial TV broadcasting and eventually introduce FM broadcasting and regulate that also.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) founded in 1929 is Australia's national broadcaster, funded by the Australian Federal Government but specifically independent of Government and politics in the Commonwealth.
The Australian Football League (AFL) is the pre-eminent professional competition in the sport of Australian rules football in Australia and features only Australian teams.
The Australian Labor Party (Victorian Branch), also known as Victorian Labor, is the Victorian branch of the Australian Labor Party.
Australian rules football, officially known as Australian football, or simply called Aussie rules, football or footy, is a contact sport played between two teams of eighteen players on an oval-shaped field, often a modified cricket ground.
Bay 93.9 (stylised as bay 93.9, call sign: 3BAY) is a commercial FM radio station based in Geelong, Victoria.
Bert Newton, AM, MBE (born, Albert Watson Newton 23 July 1938), is an Australian media personality.
Bob Rogers OAM (born 3 December 1926) is an Australian disc jockey and radio broadcaster.
Brisbane is the capital of and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.
Bruce Mansfield (24 April 1944 – 17 April 2016) was an Australian television/radio personality and narrator.
Catriona Rowntree (born 19 July 1971) is an Australian presenter for Australian Nine Network's Getaway program.
Classic Rock Radio is a commercial radio station, broadcast from Rowville, Victoria and licensed to Greater Melbourne.
Corio Bay is one of numerous bays in the southwest corner of Australia's Port Phillip, and is the bay on which abuts the City of Geelong.
Derryn Nigel Hinch (born 9 February 1944 in New Plymouth, New Zealand) is an Australian senator for Victoria and media personality, best known for his work on Melbourne radio and television.
A disc jockey, often abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays existing recorded music for a live audience.
Douglas George "Doug" Elliot (12 February 1917 – 25 March 1989) was an Australian politician.
Easy listening (sometimes known as mood music) is a popular music genre and radio format that was most popular during the 1950s to 1970s.
Ed Phillips (born 6 July 1966) is a Sydney-based television and radio presenter.
Efftee Studios was established by F.W. Thring (the name 'Efftee' deriving from his initials, 'FT') in 1930 and existed until Thring's death in 1935.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Sir Eric Herbert Pearce, OBE (5 March 190512 April 1997) was a broadcaster and television pioneer in Australia.
Francis William Thring (2 December 1883 – 1 July 1936), better known as F. W. Thring, was an Australian film director, producer, and exhibitor.
Fairfax Media Limited (formerly John Fairfax and Sons) is one of the largest media companies in Australia and New Zealand, with investments in newspaper, magazines, radio and digital properties.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
Fox FM (call sign: 3FOX) is a commercial FM radio station broadcasting in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on a frequency of 101.9 MHz, and is part of Southern Cross Austereo's Hit Network.
Frank William Thring (11 May 1926 – 29 December 1994) was an Australian character actor in radio, stage, television and film.
Frankston is an outer-suburb of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia, in the local government area of the City of Frankston.
Geelong is a port city located on Corio Bay and the Barwon River, in the state of Victoria, Australia.Geelong is south-west of the state capital, Melbourne.
Glenn A. Baker (born 28 July 1952) is an Australian journalist, commentator, author, and broadcaster well known in Australia for his vast knowledge of Rock music.
Gold 104.3 (call sign: 3KKZ) is a radio station broadcasting in Melbourne, Australia.
Graham Cyril Kennedy AO (15 February 1934 – 25 May 2005) was an Australian entertainer, comedian and variety performer, as well as a personality and star of radio, theatre, television and film.
Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά, elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα, ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
Greg Evans (born 17 April 1953 in Melbourne, Victoria) is an Australian radio and television presenter, currently based in Melbourne.
Harness racing, also colloquially known as trotting, is an important spectator sport in Australia, with large amounts of money wagered annually with bookmakers and the Totalisator Agency Board (TAB).
Harold Edward Holt, (5 August 190817 December 1967), was an Australian politician who served as the 17th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1966 until his presumed drowning death in 1967.
The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.
Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.
"I'll Be Gone" or "Some Day I'll Have Money" is a song by Australian progressive rock group Spectrum released as their debut single by EMI on Harvest Records in January 1971.
"It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)" is a song by Australian hard rock band AC/DC.
John Raymond Dyer Sr. OAM (15 November 1913 – 23 August 2003), nicknamed Captain Blood, was an Australian rules footballer who played for the Richmond Football Club in the Victorian Football League (VFL) between 1931 and 1952.
John O'Donnell was born on 4 February 1947 in Warrnambool, Victoria.
Johnny Young (born Johnny Benjamin de Jong; 12 March 1947) is a Dutch Australian singer, composer, record producer, disc jockey, television producer and host.
KIIS 1011 (official callsign: 3TTT) is a commercial FM radio station broadcasting in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on a frequency of 101.1 MHz, and is part of the Australian Radio Network's KIIS Network.
Lee Simon is a radio broadcaster from Melbourne, Australia.
The Liberal Party of Australia is a major centre-right political party in Australia, one of the two major parties in Australian politics, along with the centre-left Australian Labor Party (ALP).
This is a partial list of entertainment venues in London, England.
Macquarie Media Limited is an Australian media company, operating radio stations nationally in the capital cities of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth, as well as regional Queensland, it is based in the Sydney suburb of Pyrmont.
Macquarie Sports Radio (ACMA callsign: 4BH) is a radio station in Brisbane, the state capital of Queensland, Australia.
Macquarie Sports Radio (call sign: 2UE) is a commercial radio station in Sydney owned by Macquarie Radio Network.
Dame Margaret Georgina Constance Guilfoyle, AC, DBE (née McCarthy; born 15 May 1926) is a former Australian politician who served as a Senator for Victoria from 1971 to 1987, representing the Liberal Party.
Mary Veronica Hardy (14 October 1931 – 7 January 1985) was an Australian television and radio presenter, actor and comedian.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Music radio is a radio format in which music is the main broadcast content.
Narrowcasting has traditionally been understood as the dissemination of information (usually via Internet, radio, newspaper, or television) to a narrow audience; not to the broader public at-large.
One Man's Family is an American radio soap opera, heard for almost three decades, from 1932 to 1959.
Peter Evans (1927–1985) was a breakfast radio announcer on the Australian Broadcasting Commission's station 3LO (now 774 ABC Melbourne).
Peters Ice Cream is an Australian ice cream brand, now a subsidiary of European food firm R&R Ice Cream.
In Australia, the Postmaster-General's Department (PMG) was an Australian Government department, established at Australia's Federation in 1901, whose responsibilities included the provision of postal and telegraphic services throughout Australia.
The Princess Theatre is a 1452-seat theatre in Melbourne's East End Theatre District, Australia, and is the oldest continuous entertainment site on mainland Australia.
Raising a Husband was an Australian television game show which aired in 1957 to 1958.
Richard Stubbs (born 4 November 1957) is an Australian radio and television presenter, writer and comedian.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
RSN Racing & Sport (ACMA callsign: 3UZ) is an Australian radio station in Australia.
Simulcast, a portmanteau of simultaneous broadcast, is the broadcasting of programs or events across more than one medium, or more than one service on the same medium, at exactly the same time (that is, simultaneously).
Southern Cross Broadcasting (Australia) Limited was a diversified Australian media company, that owned and operated a variety of media businesses, primarily radio and television.
Spectrum is an Australian progressive rock band which formed in April 1969 and broke up in April 1973.
Sports radio (or sports talk radio) is a radio format devoted entirely to discussion and broadcasting of sporting events.
Stanley "Stan" Rofe (30 May 193316 May 2003) was an Australian rock'n'roll disc jockey and music news reporter.
Television in Australia began experimentally as early as 1929 in Melbourne with radio stations 3DB and 3UZ, and 2UE in Sydney, using the Radiovision system by Gilbert Miles and Donald McDonald, and later from other locations, such as Brisbane in 1934.
"Thank You for the Music" is a song by the Swedish pop group ABBA.
Thoroughbred horse racing is an important spectator sport in Australia, and gambling on horse races is a popular pastime with A$14.3 billion wagered in 2009/10 with bookmakers and the Totalisator Agency Board (TAB).
Toni Lamond AM (born 29 March 1932) is an Australian cabaret singer, stage and television actor, dancer and comedian.
In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.
A transistor radio is a small portable radio receiver that uses transistor-based circuitry.
The United Australia Party (UAP) was an Australian political party that was founded in 1931 and dissolved in 1945.
The Victorian Football League (VFL) is the major state-level Australian rules football league in Victoria.
Wallace Sutherland Sharland (11 October 1902 – 17 September 1967) was an Australian rules football player, journalist and commentator.
Jack Perry (1917 – c. April 2006) and Douglas "Doug" McKenzie (22 March 19184 August 2004) — were an entertainer duo from Melbourne who were known and billed professionally as the clown act, Zig and Zag.
The 2018 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XXI Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Gold Coast 2018, were an international multi-sport event for members of the Commonwealth that were held on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, between 4 and 15 April 2018.
2CH is a commercial radio station in Sydney, at 1170 kHz AM.
2SM is an Australian radio station, licensed to and serving Sydney, broadcasting on 1269 kilohertz on the AM band.
3AK is the call sign of SEN 1116, and earlier the on-air name of a former Melbourne talk-back radio and music station, which, in 2003, leased its licence to sports network SEN 1116.
3AW is a talkback radio station based in Melbourne.
3MMM (identified on air and in print as Triple M) is a radio station broadcasting in Melbourne, Victoria.