Matthew Brokenbrough, known on the air as MJ, is the Breakfast Announcer & Promotions Coordinator at 93.5 Eagle FM, a part of the Capital Radio Network.
MJ has a background in community radio where he has volunteered as an announcer, audio producer and as a board member. He is the co-host of the award-winning modern country music radio program ‘Planet Country’ and runs his own internet radio station.
His foray into media began in high school, writing for ‘The Sporting Journal’ website and American automotive news & opinion site, ‘GM Authority’. After graduating, he started a community radio program with his father where he discovered a new calling. MJ’s radio adventures have seen him interview his favourite international country stars on award show red carpets, at festivals, and commentating live NBL basketball.
MJ’s passion for radio led him to studying the Advanced Diploma in Radio Essentials at AFTRS in 2018. It was his growing ambition and desire to know more that led him to return to study the Graduate Diploma in Radio. His goal is to be a commercial workday announcer and music director.
In May 2019, MJ begun his first role in commercial radio – Announcing at Capital Network’s 93.5 Eagle FM. In addition to this on air role, MJ is also the Promotions Coordinator and presents a morning and afternoon shift on Saturdays and Sundays on Eagle FM.