Michael Cheshire

About Michael Cheshire

Life Membership 2011

Joined Fresh 92.7 at the beginning in 1998 (when it was Fresh 929), and has been a passionate volunteer contributor to the station.

A key member of the engineering team, Michael ‘Megabyte’ Cheshire has been passionately involved in the technical aspects of the station.

Key achievements as part of the engineering team include;

  • Designing and implementing the station’s first computer network and play out system (1998)
  • ‘Macgyvering’ the station’s first outside broadcast from Heaven Nightclub using only computer and modems (1999)
  • First Outside broadcast from the Royal Show (2003)
  • Designing and building Studio 2, Angas St Premises (2005)
  • Designing, Building and maintaining the current digital studios at Cinema Place with Jay Antoney and Craig Marich (2010)
  • Moving the station’s broadcast facilities from Angas St to Cinema Place with Jay Antoney (2010)

Michael has also served in just about every facet of the stations operation including;

  • Board Member (2004-2009)
  • Vice President
  • President (2006-2009)
  • Program Director
  • Music Director
  • Presenter, Fresh Weekend (2002-2006)
  • Presenter, Synergy (2006-2010)
  • Presenter, The Chatroom

Michael has been involved in community radio since 1996,  lives and breathes dance music and is very passionate about the role Fresh 92.7 plays on the Adelaide radio dial.

Michael works full time in IT as a Senior Systems Engineer at a local systems integrator, Subnet.