2CH – Sydney’s New Home for Classic Hits
“SYDNEY’S NEW HOME OF CLASSIC HITS 2CH1170 LAUNCHES NEW LINE-UP!”
CLASSIC HITS 2CH1170 & IN STEREO ON DAB, launched today as Sydney’s New Home of CLASSIC HITS unveiling their new on-air line up.
Sydney’s new home of CLASSIC HITS 2CH1170 is a format designed exclusively for the Baby Boomers, a 50+ target audience who are ageless in attitude. Showcasing music from the 60’s, 70’s and into the 80’s, it’s music with a point of difference including: Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Cliff Richard, Bee Gees, Four Tops, The Beach Boys, The Supremes, The Temptations, The Everly Bros, Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Neil Diamond, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison and Marvin Gaye.
They will also regularly feature Soundtracks of Your Life with iconic artists Barbra Streisand, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett to name a few.
The Line Up:
Indira, Trevor and Dave Gibson Weekday 5am to 9am. Tim Webster Weekdays 9am to 3pm featuring the all new “60’s Lunch Break at 12noon” and the “70’s Lunch Break at 1pm” Ian Rogerson Afternoon Drive 3pm – 8pm Chris Kearns launched “Sydney’s Tonight Live” 8pm to 1am Chris will connect with the heart of Sydney’s night time audiences taking their calls live and answering their emails. Sydney is a big city. Chris will give listeners an oasis to tune into Chris, and will also play listener requests from the 60’s, 70’s and into the 80’s. Bob Rogers will be continuing Saturday Nights from 6pm with Reminiscing.
CLASSIC HITS 2CH1170, has launched News Reports 24/7 on the hour every hour, along with Startrax Weekends featuring iconic artist interviews and music from past decades.
Cherie Romaro, Sydney’s 2CH and Digital Channels General Manager said, “I am happy to be able to lead such a great team, with Tim Webster taking over the microphone from Bob Rogers and the launch of Sydney’s Tonight Live with Chris Kearns,…2CH1170, is Sydney’s new home for CLASSIC HITS, a new sound for listeners, a recipe of the best of the best, Classic Hits from the 60’s 70’s and into the 80’s, spiked with amazing iconic Soundtrack of Your Life tracks. We have also added in News on the hour every hour, so being live and up to date will also enhance the listening experience. Sydney now has a real home for the BABY BOOMERS and ADVERTISERS a place to connect with the AGELESS GENERATION”.