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Te Aroha Sleep Radio 2019

A Te Aroha radio station is sending more than 40,000 people worldwide to sleep Sharnae Hope Almost all of John Watson’s audience nods off to…

KAOS 88.2 Blenheim

Rocker blasts music for whole town to hear MATT BROWNAug 31 2018 From a spare bedroom in small-town New Zealand, a tiny independent rock radio…

Happy Days Radio, Palmerston

New broadcast venture By Bill CampbellOtago Daily TimesMay 2017 Veteran broadcaster Lawrence McCraw is about to launch his fifth private radio station. The Palmerston-based station,…

Te Aroha Sleep Radio 2016

Sleep Radio: Fewer beats, more sleeps HANNAH MCKEE If things are going well at John Watson’s radio station, then nobody’s listening. From his home in…

Te Aroha Sleep Radio 2015

Te Aroha’s Sleep Radio station helps with insomnia Teresa Ramsey A bad case of insomnia has resulted in a not-for-profit online radio station designed to…

Fusion FM Finds Fame

New FM station for region’s young people Horowhenua youth are getting their own radio station this week with the launch of Fusion FM. The station…

Bayview School Sees Sunshine Radio

Students get tips from experts KATASHA M CCULLOUGH Budding DJs have a new place to hone their skills – Sunshine Radio 106.5 FM. Bayview Primary…

Taupo turns on to Z100

Young DJ fits up his own radio station EVIE MARINKOVICH Most teenage boys’ bedrooms are dungeon-like places with posters on the walls and clothes on…

All Noise All The Time from AFM Auckland

Radio bleep bleep DANIELLE STREET Chris Cudby turns on the radio in the basement-level of an old tie factory and a series of discordant bleeps…

Paekakariki FM Has Live Bird Calls

Station heard all over world BEN STRANG Whether in Paris, New York, Paraparaumu or Paekakariki, people can tune in to the new Paekakariki FM. The…

Lyall Bay School Radio : Maranui FM

Lyall Bay kids relish roles on radio ERIN KAVANAGH-HALL Maranui FM’s DJs are charming and articulate, have local knowledge and varied musical tastes – and…

Richmond View School : Radio Zestoboom!

Junior DJs take to airwavesZestoboom, Zestoblat! and Zestobling SONIA BEAL Richmond View School in Blenheim has been making its presence felt on the airwaves, through…

Hospital Radio Timaru Finds New Home

Hospital Radio forced to shift Hospital Radio has found a new home but is asking for community support to help it continue. The community radio…

Big Buzz at Big River FM in Northland

Radio interns get a buzz out of life in Dargaville JO BELWORTHY Kaipara community radio station Big River FM’s latest interns give Dargaville a big…

Secret FM No Secret Any More

Hutt youth centre launches radio station LEE-ANNE EDWARDS Hutt radio listeners will be hearing more from local teens with the launch of youth radio station…

Papakowhai Rocks the USA AndHow

Papakowhai unlikely base for US indie rock station ANDREA O’NEIL Everything may be bigger in Texas, but it’s not necessarily better – which is how…

Keri Country FM

Radio repertoire Sandy Myhre It is Christmas Day in 2010 and in a suburban home on a lateral road not far from the Stone Store…

107.5Rocks Dunedin

Radio man seeks a friendly rooftop From his Dunedin man-cave Dave Ure broadcasts to the world, but he needs help from a higher place so…

Wadsworth, Womad & 107.6 FM

Helper a total fan of festival KATE SAUNDERS One of Denis Wadsworth’s favourite sounds at Womad is the roar of generators as the festival cranks…

Phil Digs River City Dagsy FM

Creative job seeker takes to airwaves Aaron van Delden Phil Hyde has been job hunting for almost two years. The 43-year-old was made redundant from…

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