BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN Saturday, January 22, 2011 UBD FM went on its search for its new batch of talents on January 19, 2011, by holding auditions and interviews for DJs and crew members.
In addition to the voices that would fill the station's airwaves, the one-day event at the Electronic Teaching Centre (ETC) in UBD was to also discover other talented individuals who had a knack for public relations, IT, design and audio creativity.
A total of 12 hopeful DJs for Malay and English languages showed up after registering previously online while others decided on the day itself to give it a try. But nothing could have prepared them for a panel made up of six RTB DJs seated before them. They tested each applicant and shared their expectations and experiences with them.
While some were turned away due to lack of confidence, others were favoured for their distinct personality and creativity.
In another room, eight newscasters-to-be tried their luck while…