This episode examines how radio takes hold of our imagination, how it transports us to other places and times, and opens up new worlds of music and entertainment, creating powerful pictures in our minds.
How does it work? How did radio in Australia begin? These questions are answered, and we look at the emergence of radio networks, commercials and the important role of women throughout the history of Australian radio.
We all remember hearing our favourite songs for the first time on the radio. In this episode we showcase the effect of music on the Australian radio industry as well as the emergence and power of breakfast radio.
A look at the almighty talkback genre, as well as the introduction of the FM band and a new generation of FM radio stars.