Listeners stand to win $10,000 in cash, gain entry to the hottest parties and a chance to meet Lewis Hamilton
Singapore, 5 September 2011 - 91.3FM, the English language radio station of SPH UnionWorks, is gearing up for an action-packed line-up of events and promotions this September.
Avalon At Large Presents GO! Music Festival
91.3FM is the official radio station for the highly anticipated launch of the mega club, Avalon at Marina Bay Sands, and is giving away exclusive passes to listeners to watch The Chemical Brothers, Benny Benassi, Ludacris, LMFAO, The Bloody Beetroots and more live at the Avalon At Large Presents GO! Music Festival on 23 September.
The Podium Lounge 2011 (23 Sep)
91.3FM is also putting some of its listeners on the A-List with F1 drivers, celebrities, royalties, models and the jet-set crowd partying at The Podium Lounge at the Ritz-Carlton Millenia, with a line-up of international DJs. Listeners stand a chance to win invites by sending SMSes to the station. Tune in to 91.3FM for more details on how to win these exclusive invites.
With two of the hottest parties, Avalon At Large and Podium Lounge, happening on the same night, the station will search for its ultimate 91.3FM super fan and a friend to crash both parties back-to-back with the entire entourage of 91.3FM DJs & Crew. Listeners have to "Like" the 91.3FM Facebook page and share why they are the ultimate fan to be the 91.3FM VIP.
Must Drink Friday
The party does not stop as the station's monthly signature event, Must Drink Friday
, returns on 30 September with its first collaboration at the ultra exclusive Skybar at Resorts World Sentosa
, where listeners will be the first to experience the revamped venue before it officially opens to public in October.
The Wanted Showcase
For those who miss out on the party events can still stand a chance to meet UK pop sensation boy band "The Wanted" at an exclusive showcase performance at Powerhouse, St James Powerstation on 17 September.
Three lucky listeners will also score a rare opportunity to meet former Formula One World Champion, Lewis Hamilton
, and catch the race live in a brand new pair of Reebok Zigtech running shoes exclusively given away on-air.
Starting 17 September, 91.3FM's own guerilla Street Team consisting of 20 members will head out to happening locations and events during weekends, distributing freebies and special code words for the public to SMS to the station to win an iPad 2.
Win Rod's Bonus!
And to round-up its action-packed activities, the station will award one lucky listener to WIN ROD’S BONUS of $10,000 in CASH
by cracking the code of the actual $10,000 cash note! This will take place every weekday mornings, 8.15am during The Married Men show, starting 12 September.
So tune in to 91.3FM this September and be blown away by the coolest line-up and the chance to win fantastic prizes!
For more details, please contact:
Mr Mohd Aidil B Md Yusof
Advertising & Promotions Executive
DID: 6319 4004
Ms Hannah Teo
SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd
DID: 6319 4017
Mr Gary Yeo
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1225
About SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd
SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd is an 80-20 joint venture between SPH Multimedia and NTUC Media. SPH UnionWorks manages and operates two radio stations, 91.3FM and Radio 100.3.
91.3FM is an English Contemporary Hits Radio (CHR) music station playing new and current top 40 hits targeting listeners under 40. Programmes and promotions are injected with loads of fun and quirkiness with a key focus on engagement and listener’s experience. 91.3FM also has a midas touch to music and has been known for identifying hits before they are hits. Its growth momentum has been going from strength to strength. Against other local mainstream English music stations*, 91.3FM saw its share doubled from 8% in 2009 to 16% in 2010 with listeners 15-39 years old, making it the third most popular music station with the under 40. Its capture of the 15-19 youth segment is even more phenomenal with its share** growing from a mere 3% in year 2006 to 25% in 2010, making it now the second most popular music station with the youths.
Radio 100.3 is a highly-charged Mandarin infotainment station targeting at working professionals in their 20s to 40s. Its unique, lively and engaging delivery style is able to consistently hook listeners on for a far longer period of listening. It added a whopping 136,000*** new listeners last year, bringing its total listener-ship to 355,000***.Programmed content is designed to cater specifically for the busy individuals with timely updates and discussion on current affairs, financial planning, property investment, communication, lifestyle, music and entertainment. The station’s latest alliance to the Global Golden Chart meant Radio 100.3 listeners are the first to hear exclusive new song releases and interviews with today’s hottest pop artistes.
Both 91.3FM and Radio 100.3 provide a great synergy of content with tie-ups with SPH Newspapers, Magazines and SPH Multimedia Platforms.
*share compared against Class95, 987FM, Gold 90.5 and Power 98.
** share compared against Class95, 987FM and Power98
*** Past week cumulative listener-ship (Cume). Mon-Sun. 24 hours. Increase is difference in cume between Wave 2, 2009 and Wave 2, 2010.
About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Southeast Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.
Newspapers, Magazines and Book Publishing
In Singapore, SPH publishes 18 newspaper titles in four languages. Every day, 3 million individuals or 77 per cent of people above 15 years old, read one of SPH's news publications. SPH also publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology. SPH's subsidiaries, Straits Times Press and Focus Publishing, produce quality books and periodicals in English and Chinese.
Internet and Mobile
Beyond print, the Internet editions of SPH newspapers enjoy over 263 million page views with 18 million unique visitors every month. Apart from SPH AsiaOne portal, SPH's online and new media initiatives include an online marketplace for products, services and employment, ST701; Stomp, omy.sg, and The Straits Times RazorTV.
SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today. In the radio business, SPH has an 80 per cent stake in SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd, which operates entertainment stations Radio 100.3 in Chinese and 91.3FM in English.
Events and Outdoor Advertising
SPH’s events subsidiary Sphere Exhibits organises innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions. In addition, SPH has ventured into out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its wholly-owned subsidiary, SPH MediaBoxOffice Pte Ltd, Singapore’s leading Digital Out-of-Home advertising company.
SPH owns and manages Paragon, the prime retail and office complex in the heart of Orchard Road, Singapore's main shopping belt. Its latest retail development, The Clementi Mall, started business operations in 2011. SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, has also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road.