Our smiley DJ, Tony is known to be a massive LGR fan and that’s just his t-shirt, tea-mat and key-ring insignia proving to attest his loyalty to the ‘little Greek radio station… massive on sound’ to coin his phrase…
This creative soul was born in London to Cypriot parents. He was always listening to London Greek Radio as a child on the way home from school now as a long-time dj into his thorough track-list of signature style ‘top tunes’ on the live on-air decks…
Tony has won ‘favourite LGR Dj‘ in our fun vote which was composed of staff and contemporaries and the award-winning result he rated as a touching highlight.
Always smiling, with an upbeat personality he comprises his track-list with a more individual touch including various different styles of music from Modern Greek hits to pop, Laika, nisiotika and entehno Tony can satisfy even the most demanding listeners.
Researching the best new music and timeless favourites from LGR library, his ‘dj set’ producing slick tight cohesive sets and show content, with a touch of fun spontaneity, which are entertaining and captivating to our listeners as programmes.
Tony has a charming manner and interactive style which appeals to the massive demographic from the digitally savvy young listener to the senior long time fan by tuning in to his shows.
Dubbed the ‘marathon dj’ Tony is presenting mornings to afternoons, drive time to evening and doubtlessly he is finely tuned on the LGR schedule. He works production, editing suite, training and studio management, interviewing and is ‘technical hands on’ to the much varied ‘interest issue’ topics for specialist broadcast. He is one of our editors of social media, for twitter and facebook and event promotion.
The knowledge of performance and media which have vastly, contributed to developing the ‘skills set’ in broadcast radio. As he described, he can still recollect when he first approached the LGR building in Haringey, enquiring about work placements at the weekend. They said ‘Yes!’ and so, fortunate enough, he became part of our team.
Our DJ has always been a supportive and encouraging force of the music talent, which we have in the ‘parikia’ with our community artists ”featured” on radio.
Tony has a few catchphrases including little Greek radio station massive on sound, Tony’s twist of top tunes, 103.3% great top tunes, Greek vibes, LGR House the Music Power-house, the station with the happy sound, loving Greek Radio, dinata pathi, dinates mousikes, Thank Greek its Friday Night, LGR Hits Squad… Fotia sta Savvvatovrada… fotia sta FM… It’s All Greek to ME it’s LGR 103.3…
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