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The Radio Industry’s Brightest Young Stars

A panel of young ‘firelighters’ discussed their career path into the radio industry and where they see the industry going in the years ahead at the Liberty Radio Awards Conference held in Sandton on Saturday.Amoré Swanepoel, general manager at Mediaheads 360, discussed how she got involved with campus radio while at the University of the North-West, first as a news [...]

Radio Legends Open Up

There will always be a place for traditional radio despite a rapidly changing media landscape. That was one of the key take-outs during a discussion between a panel of radio industry legends at the recent Liberty Radio Awards conference which took place in Sandton on Saturday.One of the benefits of the new multiple platform media landscape is that radio industry [...]

2019 Liberty Radio Awards Winners Announced

The top performers of the South African Radio industry were acknowledged at the Liberty Radio Awards gala banquet in Sandton this evening. The annual awards programme which draws entries from all sectors of the radio industry is regarded as the “Oscars” of South African radio and the stars of the radio industry were out in full force to celebrate. The Liberty [...]

Liberty Radio Awards My Station Finalists Announced

Listeners voting for their favourite stations in the 2019 Liberty Radio Awards My Station category closed at midnight on Tuesday night. Over 884 000 votes were cast in total and the finalists are as follows (in alphabetical order):MY STATION – MOST VOTESHEART FMCCFM 107.5ALGOA FMHOT 91.9 FMLIGWALAGWALA FMRISE FMYFM   MY STATION – MOST LOYAL LISTENERSMy Station – most loyal listeners is [...]

2019 Liberty Radio Awards Finalists Announced

LIBERTY RADIO AWARDS NOMINATIONS AND STATION OF THE YEAR FINALISTS ANNOUNCED! Friday, 29 March 2019 - The Liberty Radio Awards are pleased to announce the inductees into the Hall of Fame and the Bright Stars for 2019.Induction into the Hall of Fame is an honour bestowed on individuals who have served the radio industry well for at least 15 years. [...]

2019 Liberty Radio Awards Finalists Announced

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 – The adjudication process for the 2019 Liberty Radio Awards has been completed. The results have been verified by Mazars, a Chartered Accounting firm, and the finalists for the various categories have been determined. “With over 1,900 entries to evaluate, the adjudication panel had their work cut out for them,” says Lance Rothschild, CEO of [...]