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ABC Comedy (stylised as ABC COMEDY) is a national public digital television multichannel in Australia.
ABC Local Radio is a network of publicly owned radio stations in Australia, operated by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
ABC Music is an Australian independent record label that operates as a subsidiary of Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
ABC News (also referred to as the ABC News channel) is an Australian 24-hour news channel launched and owned by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
ABC Online is the brand name in Australia for the online services of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, managed by ABC Innovation.
Adalita is the debut studio album by Australian musician Adalita.
Adam Barrington Spencer (born 29 January 1969) is an Australian comedian, media personality and former radio presenter.
Adelaide is the capital city of the state of South Australia, and the fifth-most populous city of Australia.
Albany is a port city in the Great Southern region of Western Australia, 418 km SE of Perth, the state capital.
An album is a collection of audio recordings issued as a single item on CD, record, audio tape or another medium.
Alexander Edward "Alex" Dyson (born 22 June 1988) is an Australian radio presenter who presented the breakfast show on Australian youth radio station Triple J from 2010 to 2016, alongside Tom Ballard and then with Matt Okine.
Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.
AM broadcasting is a radio broadcasting technology, which employs amplitude modulation (AM) transmissions.
Amberley "Ambo" Lobo (born 30 October 1990) is an Australian television presenter best known for her role as a host on Australian children's television program Studio 3, which is on ABC Me.
Ambient music is a genre of music that puts an emphasis on tone and atmosphere over traditional musical structure or rhythm.
Annette Shun Wah (born 26 March 1958) is a prominent figure in the Australian media, but particularly in television, film and radio.
Apocalypso is the second studio album by Australian electronic dance music duo The Presets.
Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two humans on the Moon.
Arnold Frolows (born 1950) is an Australian radio personality best known as music director at the Australian radio station Triple J. Frolows started his career in music in 1970, as a manager of Virgin record stores in London.
Austereo Radio Network formerly operated commercial radio networks in metropolitan and regional areas of 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.
Australia Day is the official national day of Australia.
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 Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is an Australian Government statutory authority within the Communications portfolio.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 13 December 1975.
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 Institute of Sport (AIS) is a sports training institution in Australia.
Ball Park Music is a five-piece indie rock/pop band based in Brisbane, Australia, made up of frontman Sam Cromack (guitar/vocals), Jennifer Boyce (bass/backing vocals), Paul Furness (keys/trombone), and twins Dean Hanson (guitar/backing vocals) and Daniel Hanson (drums/backing vocals).
Ballarat is a city located on the Yarrowee River in the Central Highlands of Victoria, Australia.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
Bathurst is a regional city in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia.
BBC Radio 1 is a British radio station operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation which also broadcasts internationally, specialising in modern and current popular music and chart hits throughout the day. Radio 1 provides alternative genres after 7pm, including electronic dance, hip hop, rock, indie or interviews. It was launched in 1967 to meet the demand for music generated by pirate radio stations, when the average age of the UK population was 27. The BBC claim that they target the 1529 age group, and the average age of its UK audience since 2009 is 30. BBC Radio 1 started 24-hour broadcasting on 1 May 1991.
BBC Radio 6 Music (also still known as BBC 6 Music or BBC 6) is one of the BBC's digital radio stations.
Ben Folds Five are an American alternative rock trio formed in 1993 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Benjamin Chase Harper (born October 28, 1969) is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
Ben Harvey is an Australian radio presenter and comedian.
Blondie is an American rock band founded by singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein.
Blues is a music genre and musical form originated by African Americans in the Deep South of the United States around the end of the 19th century.
Robert "Bob" Hudson is an Australian singer and radio presenter, his satirical narrative, "The Newcastle Song" topped the Australian Kent Music Report Singles Chart for four weeks in 1975.
Robert John Maguire, (born 14 September 1934) is an Australian Roman Catholic priest, community worker and media personality from South Melbourne.
B&T AG (formerly Brügger & Thomet AG; sometimes rendered B+T) is a Swiss defence supplier specializing in the design and manufacturing of firearms and tactical components such as sound suppressors and rail systems.
Brian Peter George St John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI (born Brian Peter George Eno; 15 May 1948) is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, writer, and visual artist.
Bridget Hustwaite is an Australian radio presenter and writer.
Brisbane is the capital of and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.
Broome is a coastal, pearling and tourist town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, north of Perth.
Bubblegum pop (also known as bubblegum music or simply bubblegum) is a genre of pop music with an upbeat sound contrived and marketed to appeal to pre-teens and teenagers, which may be produced in an assembly-line process, driven by producers and often using unknown singers.
Canberra is the capital city of Australia.
A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.
Carmen Sandiego (sometimes referred to as Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? between 1985 and 1996) is a media franchise that is also a series of computer games created by the American software company Broderbund.
Caroline Tran (born c. 1973) is an Australian radio announcer on the national youth broadcaster Triple J. She moved to Melbourne, Australia, from Vietnam with her family when she was three.
A carpet is a textile floor covering typically consisting of an upper layer of pile attached to a backing.
The domestic cat (Felis silvestris catus or Felis catus) is a small, typically furry, carnivorous mammal.
CBC Radio 3 is a radio network that consists of two parts devoted to Canadian arts and music: a radio service which is available on Sirius XM Satellite Radio and streaming audio, and several daily and weekly podcasts from the CBC Radio 3 website.
Censorship is the suppression of speech, public communication, or other information, on the basis that such material is considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, or "inconvenient" as determined by government authorities.
Central Queensland University (alternatively known as CQUniversity) is an Australian dual sector university based in Queensland.
In broadcasting, a channel or frequency channel is a designated radio frequency (or, equivalently, wavelength), assigned by a competent frequency assignment authority for the operation of a particular radio station, television station or television channel.
Christopher Thornton "Chris" Taylor (born 15 July 1974) is an Australian comedy writer, performer and broadcaster from Sydney.
Ciaran Lyons (born 13 December 1996) is an Australian stand up comedian and presenter.
Club Veg (initially called The Morning After Show on Triple J) was an Australian radio show created and presented by the comedic duo of Vic Davies and Mal Lees on Triple J (1984–86) and later on Triple M (1988–2002).
CNNNN (Chaser NoN-stop News Network) is a Logie Award winning Australian television program, satirising American news channels CNN and Fox News.
Commercial Radio Australia (CRA) is the peak body for the commercial radio broadcasting industry in Australia.
A compilation album comprises tracks, either previously released or unreleased, usually from several separate recordings by either one or several performers.
Costa Zouliou (born 1964 in Melbourne) is an Australian radio announcer best known for his work at Triple J. Although born in Melbourne, he was raised, and now lives in Brisbane.
Countdown was a weekly Australian music television show broadcast by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation from 8 November 1974 until 19 July 1987.
In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song.
Craig Bruce Reucassel (born 1 January 1977) is an Australian television and radio comedian.
Cromer is a suburb of northern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.
A crop circle or crop formation is a pattern created by flattening a crop, usually a cereal.
Crowded House are a rock band formed in Melbourne, Australia, in 1985.
Current affairs is a genre of broadcast journalism where the emphasis is on detailed analysis and discussion of news stories that have recently occurred or are ongoing at the time of broadcast.
Daniel Paul Johns (born 22 April 1979) is an Australian musician, singer, and songwriter.
Darwin is the capital city of the Northern Territory of Australia.
David Gerard Callan (born 20 September 1975 in Dundalk, Ireland) is a comedian based in Melbourne, Australia.
David Arthur Wales, a.k.a. David Wales or David Art Wales (born 6 February 1964, Sydney) is an Australian entrepreneur and artist best known for creating satirical cult figure Guru Adrian.
Devo (originally) is an American rock band from Akron, Ohio formed in 1973.
Digital radio in Australia uses the DAB+ standard and is available in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Canberra, Darwin and Hobart.
A disc jockey, often abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays existing recorded music for a live audience.
Divinyls (often incorrectly referred to as The Divinyls) was an Australian rock band that was formed in Sydney in 1980.
The domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris when considered a subspecies of the gray wolf or Canis familiaris when considered a distinct species) is a member of the genus Canis (canines), which forms part of the wolf-like canids, and is the most widely abundant terrestrial carnivore.
Dom Alessio is an Australian radio personality, music journalist and blogger.
Double J is a digital radio station, available on mobile devices, DAB+ digital radio, digital TV and online.
Douglas John Mulray (born 1 December 1951) is an Australian comedian, radio and television presenter.
Dragon is a rock band which was formed in Auckland, New Zealand, in January 1972 and relocated later to Sydney, Australia in May 1975.
In radio broadcasting, drive time refers to dayparts in which radio broadcasters attempt to reach the large number of people who listen to their car radios while driving to and from work.
Dub is a genre of music that grew out of reggae in the 1960s, and is commonly considered a subgenre,Dub: soundscapes and shattered songs in Jamaican reggae, p.2 though it has developed to extend beyond the scope of reggae.
Dubstep is a genre of electronic dance music that originated in South London in the late 1990s.
DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.
Dylan Martin Alcott, (born 4 December 1990) is an Australian wheelchair basketballer, wheelchair tennis player, radio host and motivational speaker.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Experimental music is a general label for any music that pushes existing boundaries and genre definitions.
"Express Yourself" is a song recorded by American hip hop group N.W.A, performed solo by Dr. Dre.
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.
A flume is a human-made channel for water in the form of an open declined gravity chute whose walls are raised above the surrounding terrain, in contrast to a trench or ditch.
Flume is the debut studio album by Australian electronic musician Flume.
FM broadcasting started in Australian capital cities in 1947 on an "experimental" basis, using a (monaural) ABC national network feed, consisting largely of classical music and Parliament, as a programme source.
FM4 is an Austrian national radio station, operated by the ORF.
Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994.
Frenzal Rhomb is an Australian punk rock band that formed in 1992, with Jason Whalley on lead vocals and rhythm guitar during this entire period.
In telecommunications and signal processing, frequency modulation (FM) is the encoding of information in a carrier wave by varying the instantaneous frequency of the wave.
"Fuck tha Police" is a protest song by American rap group N.W.A that appears on the album Straight Outta Compton as well as on the ''N.W.A's Greatest Hits'' compilation.
Funk is a music genre that originated in African American communities in the mid-1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).
Gaby Brown is an Australian radio presenter,born in Sydney in February 1976, best known for her work on the national youth broadcaster triple j. She started at the station in 1999, presenting a variety of programs including popular chart show The Net 50, and talk-back program "The Chat Room".
Garbage is a Scottish–American alternative rock band formed in Madison, Wisconsin in 1993.
Genevieve "Gen" Fricker is an Australian stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and radio presenter.
A General Manager is an executive who has overall responsibility for managing both the revenue and cost elements of a company's income statement, known as profit & loss (P&L) responsibility.
Glitch is a genre of electronic music that emerged in the late 1990s.
A gold medal is a medal awarded for highest achievement in a non-military field.
Wouter "Wally" De Backer (born 21 May 1980), known professionally as Gotye, is a Belgian-born Australian multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter.
Edward Gough Whitlam (11 July 191621 October 2014) was the 21st Prime Minister of Australia, serving from 1972 to 1975.
The Government of Victoria is the executive administrative authority of the Australian state of Victoria.
A grand final is a game that decides a sports league's championship (or premiership) winning team, i.e. the conclusive game of a finals (or play-off) series.
Greig Pickhaver AM (born 1948) is an actor, comedian and writer, who forms one half of the Australian satirical sports comedy duo Roy and HG as the excitable sports announcer H.G Nelson.
Grinspoon is an Australian rock band from Lismore, New South Wales formed in 1995 and fronted by Phil Jamieson on vocals and guitar with Pat Davern on guitar, Joe Hansen on bass guitar and Kristian Hopes on drums.
In music, groove is the sense of propulsive rhythmic "feel" or sense of "swing".
Grunge (sometimes referred to as the Seattle sound) is a subgenre of alternative rock and a subculture that emerged during the in the Pacific Northwest U.S. state of Washington, particularly in Seattle and nearby towns.
Hack is the title of a current affairs radio program on Australian national radio broadcaster Triple J. The show began at the start of 2004 after a shake up of the station's programming.
Hardcore punk (often abbreviated to hardcore) is a punk rock music genre and subculture that originated in the late 1970s.
Henry Richard Enfield (born 30 May 1961) is an English comedian, actor, writer, and director.
Langomi-e-Hau Latukefu (born 1976), better known as Hau Latukefu, or sometimes MC Hau or simply Hau, is an Australian hip hop musician and radio host.
Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.
Helen Razer (born 6 July 1968) is a Melbourne-born and Canberra-raised radio presenter and writer.
Henry Stone (born 21 May 1988) is an Australian comedian, writer, and director.
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.
Hey Hey It's Saturday was a long-running variety television program on Australian television.
Hilltop Hoods are an Australian hip hop group that formed in 1994 in Blackwood, Adelaide, South Australia.
Hip hop, or hip-hop, is a subculture and art movement developed in the Bronx in New York City during the late 1970s.
Hip Hop Show is Triple J's show dedicated to hip hop.
Hobart is the capital and most populous city of the Australian island state of Tasmania.
Intelligent dance music (commonly abbreviated as IDM) is a form of electronic music that emerged in the early 1990s, characterized by an abstract or "cerebral" sound better suited for home listening than dancing.
The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.
Internet radio (also web radio, net radio, streaming radio, e-radio, IP radio, online radio) is a digital audio service transmitted via the Internet.
The J Awards were established by influential Australian youth radio station Triple J in 2005.
J-pop (often stylized as J-POP; ジェイポップ jeipoppu; an abbreviation for Japanese pop), natively also known simply as, is a musical genre that entered the musical mainstream of Japan in the 1990s.
Jarvis Branson Cocker (born 19 September 1963) is an English musician, actor and presenter.
Jay and the Doctor are the on-air names of Australian radio duo Jason Whalley and Lindsay McDougall, on radio station Triple J. Best known as members of punk band Frenzal Rhomb, they performed occasional late-night shifts on Triple J until 2004.
Joelistics (born Joel Ma) is an Australian MC, producer and multi-instrumentalist, who is a member of the Melbourne-based Australian hip hop group TZU and a solo artist on the Elefant Traks music label.
John Patrick Doyle AM (born 1953) is an Australian actor, writer, radio presenter and comedian.
John Winston Howard, (born 26 July 1939) is a former Australian politician who served as the 25th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1996 to 2007.
Sir John Robert Kerr, (24 September 1914 – 24 March 1991) was the 18th Governor-General of Australia.
Richard John Sinclair Laws, CBE (born 8 August 1935), a legend of Australian radio, mostly known as Lawsie, was from the 1970s until his retirement in 2007, the host of a hugely successful morning radio program, which mixed music with interviews, opinion, live advertising readings and listener talkback.
John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Arizona, a seat he was first elected to in 1986.
John Michael Safran (born 13 August 1972) is an Australian radio personality, satirist, documentary maker and author, known for combining humour with religious, political and ethnic issues.
Jonathan Fraser Shier (born 18 October 1947) is an Australian businessman and media executive.
Karl Kruszelnicki (born 20 March 1948), often referred to as "Dr Karl", is a well-known Australian science communicator and populariser, who is known as an author and science commentator on Australian radio and television.
Kieren John Perkins, OAM (born 14 August 1973) is an Australian former competition swimmer, four-time Olympic medalist and former world record-holder in three events.
Killing Heidi is an Australian rock band formed in Violet Town, Victoria in 1996, initially as a folk-pop duo by siblings, Ella and Jesse Hooper.
Laissez-faire (from) is an economic system in which transactions between private parties are free from government intervention such as regulation, privileges, tariffs and subsidies.
Launceston is a city in the north of Tasmania, Australia at the junction of the North Esk and South Esk rivers where they become the Tamar River (Kanamaluka).
LaVeyan Satanism is a religion founded in 1966 by the American occultist and author Anton Szandor LaVey.
Left-wing politics supports social equality and egalitarianism, often in opposition to social hierarchy.
Lewis Hamilton Hobba is an Australian radio presenter, television presenter and comedian.
Alexander Francis Marinos (born 1 February 1949) better known by his stage name Lex Marinos is an Australian actor, director, writer, voice artist and media personality of Greek and Anglo-Saxon Australian descent.
Liam Stapleton is an Australian radio presenter and comedian.
Linda Marigliano (born 1984) is an Australian radio announcer and musician, best known for her work on FBi Radio and Triple J and playing bass guitar in indie rock band teenagersintokyo.
Lindsay McAllister M "The Doctor" McDougall (born 3 March 1978) is an Australian rock guitarist and radio presenter.
This is a list of characters from the British soap opera Family Affairs listed in alphabetical order by the characters' surnames.
This is a list of radio stations that broadcast in Australia.
Live at the Wireless is a radio show, and now a long-standing tradition, of Triple J, an Australian radio station.
Live radio is radio broadcast without delay.
Living in the 70's is the debut album by Melbourne band Skyhooks.
Lochlan Watt (born 1987) is an Australian radio announcer, journalist, record label owner and musician from Samford, Queensland.
Lonerism is the second studio album by the Australian rock band Tame Impala, released on 5 October 2012 by Modular Recordings.
Mac Cocker (1941 – 3 June 2016) was an English-born Australian radio announcer, who worked for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation radio network for 33 years, with stints on Radio Australia, Triple J, Radio National and 105.7 ABC Darwin.
Mackay is a city and its centre suburb in the Mackay Region on the eastern coast of Queensland, Australia.
John Malcolm Fraser (21 May 1930 – 20 March 2015) was an Australian politician who served as the 22nd Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1975 to 1983 as leader of the Liberal Party.
Marc Fennell is an Australian film critic, technology journalist, radio personality, author and television presenter.
Marieke Josephine Hardy (born 26 May 1976) is an Australian writer, broadcaster, television producer and former television actress.
Mark Colvin (13 March 1952 – 11 May 2017) was an Australian journalist and broadcaster.
Market research (also in some contexts known as industrial research) is any organized effort to gather information about target markets or customers.
A Master of Arts (Magister Artium; abbreviated MA; also Artium Magister, abbreviated AM) is a person who was admitted to a type of master's degree awarded by universities in many countries, and the degree is also named Master of Arts in colloquial speech.
Matt Finish are an Australian rock band formed in mid-1979 by singer-songwriter and guitarist Matt Moffitt (1956–2003) and award winning multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer John Prior.
Matthew Okine (born 12 April 1985) is an Australian stand-up comedian, actor, rapper and radio presenter of Ghanaian descent living in Sydney.
Maynard, formerly known as Maynard F# Crabbes, is an Australian entertainer, television presenter and radio announcer.
Melissa "Mel" Bampton is an Australian radio announcer, best known for her work on the Triple J network.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
The Melbourne International Comedy Festival (MICF) is the third-largest international comedy festival in the world.
Metalcore is a fusion genre combining elements of extreme metal and hardcore punk.
Midnight to Dawn is Triple J's overnight youth show presented by DJs and mid-dawn hosts broadcast from nationally.
Midnight Oil (known informally as "The Oils") are an Australian rock band composed of Peter Garrett (vocals, harmonica), Rob Hirst (drums), Jim Moginie (guitar, keyboard), Martin Rotsey (guitar) and Bones Hillman (bass guitar).
Mikel Mason "Mikey" Robins (born 8 December 1961) is an Australian media personality, comedian and writer.
Minimal Techno is a minimalist subgenre of techno music.
Melissa "Missy" Morrison Higgins (born 19 August 1983) is an Australian singer-songwriter, musician and actress.
Mix-up is Triple J's long-running Saturday night dance music show.
Models are a rock group formed in Melbourne, Australia, in August 1978 and went into hiatus in 1988.
Mouv' (formerly Le Mouv) is a French youth-oriented radio station which began broadcasting on 17 June 1997.
Mungo Wentworth MacCallum (born 21 December 1941) is an Australian political journalist and commentator.
The music of Australia has an extensive history made of music societies.
A music video is a short film that integrates a song with imagery, and is produced for promotional or artistic purposes.
Myfanwy Warhurst (born 29 May 1974) is an Australian radio announcer and television personality living in Melbourne, best known for her work at Triple J and on ABC Television's long-running music-themed quiz show Spicks and Specks.
N.W.A (an abbreviation for Niggaz Wit Attitudes) was an American hip hop group from Los Angeles, California.
The National Rugby League (NRL) is a league of professional men's rugby league teams in Australasia.
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
The Newcastle metropolitan area is the second most populated area in the Australian state of New South Wales and includes most of the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie local government areas.
news.com.au is an Australian news and entertainment website owned by News Corp Australia.
Nina Elizabeth Agzarian (born 18 December 1984), better known by her stage name Nina Las Vegas, is an Australian radio host, DJ and music producer.
Nirvana was an American rock band formed by lead singer and guitarist Kurt Cobain and bassist Krist Novoselic in Aberdeen, Washington, in 1987.
An opinion poll, often simply referred to as a poll or a survey, is a human research survey of public opinion from a particular sample.
The Outback is the vast, remote interior of Australia.
Paul Anthony Dempsey (born 25 May 1976) is an Australian musician.
Paul Maurice Kelly (born 13 January 1955) is an Australian rock music singer-songwriter, guitarist, and harmonica player.
Paul Anthony Michael McDermott (born 13 May 1962) is an Australian comedian, actor, writer, director, singer, artist and television personality.
Paul Francis Verhoeven (born 15 January 1983) is an Australian broadcaster, writer, blogger and comedian, and the host of Steam Punks on ABC3.
Perth is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia.
Peter Robert Garrett (born 16 April 1953) is an Australian musician, environmentalist, activist and former politician.
Phil Manzanera (born Philip Geoffrey Targett-Adams, 31 January 1951) is an English musician and record producer.
Pirate radio or a pirate radio station is a radio station that broadcasts without a valid license.
The Pixies are an American alternative rock band formed in 1986 in Boston, Massachusetts.
A playlist is a list of video or audio files that can be played back on a media player either sequentially or in a shuffled order.
PM is one of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's flagship current-affairs radio programs, and is one of Australia's longest-running productions.
A podcast, or generically netcast, is an episodic series of digital audio or video files which a user can download and listen to.
Post-hardcore is a punk rock music genre that maintains the aggression and intensity of hardcore punk but emphasizes a greater degree of creative expression initially inspired by post-punk and noise rock.
Post-rock is a form of experimental rock characterized by use of rock instruments primarily to explore textures and timbre rather than traditional song structure, chords or riffs.
Profanity is socially offensive language, which may also be called swear words, curse words, cuss words, bad language, strong language, offensive language, crude language, coarse language, foul language, bad words, oaths, blasphemous language, vulgar language, lewd language, choice words, or expletives.
Public Image Ltd (abbreviated as PiL) are an English post-punk band formed by singer John Lydon (a.k.a. Johnny Rotten), guitarist Keith Levene, bassist Jah Wobble, and drummer Jim Walker.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Radio drama (or audio drama, audio play, radio play, radio theater, or audio theater) is a dramatized, purely acoustic performance.
ABC Radio National, known on-air as RN, is an Australia-wide Public Service Broadcasting radio network run by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Radio programming is the process of organising a schedule of radio content for commercial broadcasting and public broadcasting by radio stations.
A rave (from the verb: to rave) is an organized dance party at a nightclub, outdoor festival, warehouse, or other private property typically featuring performances by DJs, playing a seamless flow of electronic dance music.
Raw Comedy is an Australian annual competition for emerging stand-up comedians held by Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
Reggae is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1960s.
Rhianna Patrick (born 1977) is a Torres Strait Islander who was born in Brisbane and lived in Weipa as a child, moving to Brisbane aged 10.
Richard Kingsmill (born 29 January 1964) is an Australian radio announcer, music journalist and currently Group Music Director of triple j, triple j Unearthed, Double J and ABC Local Radio.
Richard Stephen Wilkins, (born 19 June 1954) is an Australian television and radio presenter.
Right-wing politics hold that certain social orders and hierarchies are inevitable, natural, normal or desirable, typically supporting this position on the basis of natural law, economics or tradition.
Robert Buck known as Robbie Buck is an Australian radio announcer.
Roots 'n All is the blues and roots music program on national Australian youth broadcaster Triple J. It is broadcast on Monday nights between 10 p.m. and 1 a.m. It started out as a 2-hour program starting at 11pm, but since 2006 has been expanded into a 3-hour show starting at 10pm.
Roots reggae is a subgenre of reggae that deals with the everyday lives and aspirations of the artists concerned, including the spiritual side of Rastafari and the honoring of God, called Jah by Rastafari.
Ross Markham Noble (born 5 June 1976) is an English stand-up comedian and actor.
Roxy Music were an English rock band formed in 1970 by Bryan Ferry, who became the band's lead vocalist and chief songwriter, and bassist Graham Simpson.
Roy & HG are an Australian comedy duo, comprising Greig Pickhaver in the role of "H.G. Nelson" and John Doyle as "'Rampaging' Roy Slaven".
Broadcast on the Triple J radio station to simulcast with the annual three-game rugby league State of Origin series, Australian comedians Roy and HG (played by John Doyle and Greig Pickhaver) provide a commentary of the match at hand.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
Russell Ira Crowe (born 7 April 1964) is an actor, film producer and musician.
Sam Simmons (born 19 March 1977) is an Australian comedian and radio and TV presenter.
Sarah Blasko (born Sarah Elizabeth Blaskow, 23 September 1976) is an Australian singer-songwriter, musician and producer.
Science fiction (often shortened to Sci-Fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction, typically dealing with imaginative concepts such as advanced science and technology, spaceflight, time travel, and extraterrestrial life.
Scott "Dools" Dooley is an Australian comedian and radio announcer best known for his tenure with state-owned national youth network, Triple J and Nova 96.9.
A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place.
The Seven Network (commonly known as Channel Seven or simply Seven) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network.
The Sex Pistols were an English punk rock band that formed in London in 1975.
Short Fast Loud (stylised as 'short.fast.loud.' is a radio show on Triple J in Australia. It is hosted by Joshua "Redbeard" Merriel and features punk, hardcore, emo and similar music. The name for the show was taken from the Kid Dynamite album: Shorter, Faster, Louder (Jade Tree, 2000). The show runs on a Wednesday night from 10pm to 1am and originally started broadcast in January 2004 as a 2-hour format by the show's original host, Stu Harvey, however was extended to a 3-hour version in 2006. Stu Harvey stepped aside as host of short.fast.loud at the end of 2014 to focus on other life projects and Josh Merriel has hosted the show since 2015. Major features of the show are interviews with bands both in the studio and via phonelink, scene reports from listeners around Australia as well as a segment called "Old School Pride" (Named after the H.F.L. song of the same title), where four 'old school' songs are played that are requested by a listener. Touring bands also occasionally play live acoustic sets in the studio. In the middle of every year listeners are invited to submit their top releases of the year so far for a mid-year countdown special. At the end of each year listeners are invited to submit a ranked list of their ten favourite releases of the year for an end-of-year countdown special. The show makes a point of supporting local and emerging artists. A large proportion of the music played is Australian and there are some all-Australian music nights. Tracks from demos sent to the show are also often played.
Silverchair were an Australian rock band, which formed in 1992 as Innocent Criminals in Merewether, Newcastle with the line-up of Ben Gillies on drums, Daniel Johns on vocals and guitars, and Chris Joannou on bass guitar.
Skyhooks were an Australian rock band formed in Melbourne in March 1973 by mainstays Greg Macainsh on bass guitar and backing vocals, and Imants "Freddie" Strauks on drums.
Mike Smash and Dave Nice were two fictional television characters who first appeared in the early 1990s TV sketch show Harry Enfield's Television Programme.
The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) is a hybrid-funded Australian public broadcasting radio, online, and television network.
Sputnik or MDR Sputnik is a youth-oriented German radio station, and is part of Leipzig-based public broadcaster MDR with its seat in Halle.
The State of Origin series is the annual best-of-three rugby league football match series between two Australian state representative sides, the New South Wales Blues and the Queensland Maroons.
Stephen Abbott (known as Steve Abbott; born 24 March 1956, Broken Hill, New South Wales) is an Australian comedian and author, also known under the comedic moniker of The Sandman or occasionally Sandy.
Stephen Paul "Steve" Cannane (born 1970) is a news journalist and current affairs reporter for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Talk radio is a radio format containing discussion about topical issues and consisting entirely or almost entirely of original spoken word content rather than outside music.
Talkback Classroom is best known as a forum for young people to interview politicians and other leading decision makers in forums recorded for broadcast and is also known as a Voice for the Voteless on the basis of its mission to provide an opportunity for young people to take part in civic dialogue.
Talking Heads was an American rock band formed in 1975 in New York City and active until 1991.
Tame Impala is a psychedelic rock band conceived by Australian multi-instrumentalist Kevin Parker.
Terri Psiakis is an Australian comedian and a presenter on radio and television.
The Age is a daily newspaper that has been published in Melbourne, Australia, since 1854.
The Aston Shuffle are a house music duo from Canberra, Australia.
The B-52s (styled as The B-52's prior to 2008) are an American rock band, formed in Athens, Georgia, in 1976.
The Cat Empire are an Australian ska and jazz band formed in 1999.
The Chaser is an Australian satirical comedy group.
The Chaser was a fortnightly satirical newspaper, published in Australia from 1999 to 2005.
The Clash were an English rock band formed in London in 1976 as a key player in the original wave of British punk rock.
The Domain is of open space in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The Movie Show is an Australian film review program which is broadcast on SBS TV.
The Panics are an indie rock band originally from Perth, Western Australia, and currently based in Melbourne, Victoria.
The Police were a British rock band formed in London in 1977.
The Preatures are an Australian band from Sydney.
The Presets are an Australian electronic music duo of Julian Hamilton (vocals, keyboards) and Kim Moyes (drums, keyboards).
The Racket (formerly 3 Hours of Power and Full Metal Racket) is an Australian heavy metal radio show airing on alternative youth broadcaster Triple J. The show currently airs at 10pm on Tuesday nights and is hosted by Lochlan Watt.
The Stems are an alternative rock band formed in Perth, Western Australia in late 1983.
The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.
This Sporting Life was a culturally iconic Triple J radio comedy programme, created by award-winning actor-writer-comedians John Doyle and Greig Pickhaver, who performed as their characters Roy and HG.
Tim Shiel is an Australian radio announcer and electronic musician, best known for hosting the radio show "Something More", which is broadcast on Double J and Triple J. In 2012, he performed internationally as a multi-instrumentalist in the touring band for Gotye.
Today Tonight is an Australian current affairs television program produced by the Seven Network.
Thomas Colin Ballard (born 26 November 1989) is an Australian radio and television presenter and comedian.
Thomas Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV; July 3, 1962) is an American actor and producer.
Tom Tilley (born 1980/81) is an Australian radio presenter who currently hosts daily news program Hack on Triple J. He has also appeared on TV, hosting Hack Live, a studio based discussion program on ABC2.
Anthony "Tony" Barrell (7 May 1940 – 31 March 2011) was an English writer and broadcaster who lived in Sydney, Australia.
Tony Biggs began his broadcasting career in the early 1980s in Brisbane on 4ZZZ.
In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.
Traffic signs or road signs are signs erected at the side of or above roads to give instructions or provide information to road users.
Triple J TV (stylised as triple j tv, formerly jtv) is the name given to a series of Australian television programmes which started broadcast in July 2006 as a television spin-off of national radio broadcaster Triple J. They are broadcast on ABC1 and ABC2 as well as available online.
Unearthed is the name of a Triple J project to find and "dig up" (hence the name) hidden talent in Australia.
Triple M LocalWorks is a radio brand owned and operated by Southern Cross Austereo.
The United States presidential election of 2008 was the 56th quadrennial presidential election.
The University of Sydney (informally, USyd or USYD) is an Australian public research university in Sydney, Australia.
The University of Tasmania (UTAS) is a public research university primarily located in Tasmania, Australia.
James Gabriel Keogh (born 1 December 1987), better known by his stage name Vance Joy, is an Australian singer and songwriter.
Veronica Louise Milsom is an Australian radio presenter, comedian and actress.
Where's Wally?, published in the US and Canada as Where's Waldo?, is a British series of children's puzzle books created by English illustrator Martin Handford.
The Whitlam Government was the federal executive government of Australia led by Prime Minister Gough Whitlam.
William James Anderson (born 31 January 1974) is an Australian comedian, writer, presenter and podcaster.
Wolfmother is an Australian hard rock band from Sydney, New South Wales formed in 2000 by vocalist and guitarist Andrew Stockdale, bassist and keyboardist Chris Ross and drummer Myles Heskett.
World music (also called global music or international music) is a musical category encompassing many different styles of music from around the globe, which includes many genres including some forms of Western music represented by folk music, as well as selected forms of ethnic music, indigenous music, neotraditional music, and music where more than one cultural tradition, such as ethnic music and Western popular music, intermingle.
The original World Trade Center was a large complex of seven buildings in Lower Manhattan, New York City, United States.
You Am I are an Australian alternative rock band, fronted by lead singer-songwriter-guitarist, Tim Rogers.
Susanna "Zan" Rowe (born 22 March 1978) is an Australian radio announcer, best known for her work on the nationally broadcast Triple J.
The 1975 Australian constitutional crisis, also known simply as the Dismissal, has been described as the greatest political and constitutional crisis in Australian history.
The 1996 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXVI Olympiad and unofficially referred to as the Centennial Olympic Games, was an international multi-sport event that was celebrated from July 19 to August 4, 1996, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
The 2000 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXVII Olympiad and commonly known as Sydney 2000 or the Millennium Olympic Games/Games of the New Millennium, were an international multi-sport event which was held between 15 September and 1 October 2000 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
2SM is an Australian radio station, licensed to and serving Sydney, broadcasting on 1269 kilohertz on the AM band.
801 was an English experimental rock band originally formed in 1976 for three live concerts by Phil Manzanera (guitars, Roxy Music), Brian Eno (keyboards, synthesizers, guitar, vocals and tapes, ex-Roxy Music), Bill MacCormick (bass and vocals, ex-Quiet Sun, Matching Mole), Francis Monkman (Fender Rhodes piano and clavinet, ex-Curved Air), Simon Phillips (drums and rhythm generator) and Lloyd Watson (slide-guitar and vocals).
9 (nine) is the natural number following and preceding.
91.7 ABC Gold Coast (ACMA callsign: 4ABCRR) is an ABC Local Radio station.
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