Duncan Smith

Top Shelf Music

6am - 8am


program description

debut. All styles are covered, rock to pop , folk to heavy , indie to alternative , alt. country to blues. Plus a segment called Time-Out which goes back in time , or plays unusual or exclusive music, or may pay tribute to a recently deceased artist. Also may play songs with a common theme, or a criminally overlooked album.

Program goals

Provides fresh new music & seeks to provide a musical education. Exposing people to artists and bands obscure. sometimes well known but by specifically playing songs not heard on commercial radio. I seek to provide a hugely enjoyable 2 hours with a real alternative to commercial radio shows.

Show history

Since inception , for 2 years prior to that assisting our 1st CEO Brad Cecins. 18 years on air , since November 2001.

Favorite Artists and Music

Many genres and my taste is highly eclectic. Rock, blues, pop, folk, heavy , alternative , indie , alt-country.

Fave artists are The Beatles, Led Zeppelin , Steely Dan , Rory Gallagher , Squeeze & John Hiatt.


ravel ( anywhere ) , all sports, mainly AFL , soccer and cricket. Reading ( always about music ! )


Music is my religion and drug of choice is 2nd in my life only to my family. If it came in a syringe I would inject it !





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