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Steve Price confirmed to replace Chris Smith on 2GB Afternoons

Sunday 07 July, 2019

After working seven years on Nights, Steve Price, who has mainly worked Drive and Breakfast during his career, has finally been given a shift to which he’s more accustomed.

"Farcical construction of false claims," Adam Lang slams Tele article

Sunday 07 July, 2019

Last Thursday, following the very public departure of Chris Smith from 2GB's Afternoon shift, The Daily Telegraph published a scathing article about MacRadio CEO Adam Lang. Headed, ‘Smiling assassin’ next in 2GB’s spotlight,' (subscription required).

John Brennan criticises 2GB for dropping Chris Smith

Friday 05 July, 2019
Australian Radio Hall of Fame inductee, John Brennan, who implemented Sydney's most successful talk radio format has criticised the removal of radio star Chris Smith from 2GB.
Brennan told 7 News that Smith “…should remain on Afternoons. He’s an entertaining and stimulating and provocative intelligent talk host.

Chris Smith leaves 2GB

Tuesday 02 July, 2019

Chris Smith and 2GB have come to an agreement on the future of the presenter with him to leave at the end of July.

Following a week of turmoil surrounding his position at the station during which he engaged lawyers to act on his behalf, the two parties have finally come to an agreement.

After 18 years and over 60 number 1 surveys in his time slot, it is understood that Smith was asked to vacate his afternoon shift in a straight swap with Steve Price that would have put him into nights.

Decision on Chris Smith's future expected by Wednesday

Tuesday 02 July, 2019

There is more speculation this morning about the fate of Chris Smith at 2GB with The Australian reporting (subscription required) that 2GB and Macquarie Media are now contemplating a payout of his contract.

How 2GB was dudded by its chosen party

Monday 01 July, 2019

Comment from Peter Saxon

Hinch leaving the Senate, back to TV. What about radio?

Friday 28 June, 2019
"I won't be returning to radio, I'm contracted to SkyNews," Derryn HInch has told radioinfo in an online discussion that began when he commented on shift change rumours at 2GB/3AW.

As Hinch finishes his term in Canberra, his focus has now returned to media, after he performed one last duty as a Senator.

2GB's Steve Barker brings back bronze

Friday 28 June, 2019

Radio all-rounder Steve Barker, has arrived back in Australia with a big trophy and bigger smile.
He was one of a handful of Aussies who scored a trophy at the New York Festivals Radio Awards, the international awards recognizing the World's Best Work in Radio.
35 countries were in contention this year.

Are Denis Walter’s days numbered at 3AW

Thursday 27 June, 2019

The Daily Telegraph is reporting that 2GB’s proposed move of Chris Smith to nights, and Steve Price to afternoons will be the trigger for 3AW to dump Denis Walter.

Is Chris Smith about to be sacked from 2GB?

Wednesday 26 June, 2019

News Corp publications, The Daily Telegraph and Courier Mail, are reporting that Chris Smith is


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