Sinar (radio station)

Sinar (formerly known as Sinar FM)[1] is a Malaysian Malay-language radio station operated by Astro Holdings Sdn Bhd. The radio station began broadcasting on 1 March 2004. The radio station focused on mature listeners and plays classic music from both local and foreign artists, compared to its sister station, Era, Gegar and Zayan), which target younger and East Coast listeners, respectively. In 2015, as according to Nielsen RAM Survey Wave #1, Sinar maintained its position as Malaysia's second leading Malay-language station with over 3.7 million listeners.[2]

SINAR
Sinar (Malaysian radio station) logo.png
CityKuala Lumpur
Broadcast areaMalaysia, Singapore and Brunei
Programming
Language(s)Malay
FormatAdult contemporary radio
Ownership
OwnerAstro Holdings Sdn Bhd, under Astro Radio
Era, Gegar, GoXuan, Hitz, Lite, Melody, Mix, MY, Raaga and Zayan
History
First air date
1 March 2004; 17 years ago (2004-03-01)
Former names
Sinar FM (2004-17)
Links
Websitesinar.my

Radio announcersEdit

The following people are or have been announcers on the radio station:[citation needed]

Main announcers
  • Jep Sepahtu
  • Angah Raja Lawak
  • Rahim R2
  • Dina Nadzir
  • Hefny Sahad
  • Siti Elizad Sharifuddin
  • Falyq Hikyle
Weekend announcers
  • Pink Azwan
  • Hadamira
  • Haikal
  • Syafa Nisa
Former announcers
  • David Lau
  • Suby
  • Rina
  • Kieran
  • Najman pon pon pon
  • Linda Onn
  • Raja Azura
  • Rostam
  • Krill (Khairil Rashid)
  • Shuib Sepahtu
  • Feeya Iskandar (moved to Suria)
  • Jamal Jamaluddin
  • Salih Yaacob
  • Adi Fashla
  • Abby Fana

FrequencyEdit

Frequencies Broadcast area Transmitter site
96.7 MHz Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur Tower
97.1 MHz Alor Setar, Kedah & Perlis Gunung Jerai
Penang
96.9 MHz Ipoh, Perak Gunung Kledang
Seremban, Negeri Sembilan Gunung Telapak Buruk
96.0 MHz Malacca & North Johor Gunung Ledang
87.8 MHz Johor Bahru, Johor & Singapore Gunung Pulai
Batam, Indonesia
100.9 MHz Langkawi, Kedah Gunung Raya
Satun, Thailand
96.4 MHz Taiping, Perak Bukit Larut
97.2 MHz Kuantan, Pahang Bukit Pelindung
97.5 MHz Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu Bukit Besar
93.8 MHz Kota Bharu, Kelantan Bukit Panau
102.1 MHz Kuching, Sarawak Bukit Djin
96.6 MHz Miri, Sarawak Bukit Lambir
Kuala Belait, Brunei
104.9 MHz Kota Kinabalu, Sabah Bukit Karatong
106.9 MHz Sandakan, Sabah Bukit Trig
  • The radio is also available on Astro channel 857

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Astro Radio refreshes 11 brands to deliver better value to fans". Astro. 2 January 2018. Archived from the original on 12 January 2018. Retrieved 12 January 2018.
  2. ^ "71% of Malaysians Listen to Astro Radio". Astro. 19 June 2015. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 5 March 2016.

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