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Easy Music 3MP is back. Playing the music Melbourne‘s mature audience grew up with and still loves. An audience that has the time to listen for long periods each day, and the disposable income to enjoy life.

Melbourne and surrounds
Frequency - 1377 AM
Format - Easy listening


Jon Vertigan is the son of John Vertigan, who for many years was a Melbourne radio personality on 3UZ. John has retired, with son Jon following in his radio footsteps.

Jon has been on air himself for nearly 30 years, and is teaming up with his great friend and co-host Julie Strini for 3MP’s Easy Breakfast. Jon has worked right throughout Regional Victoria, Melbourne, Sydney and now at Easy Music 3MP. Outside of radio he enjoys eating, drinking, running, watching the Essendon Bombers, doing fake race calls, and spending time with his wife and two teenage children.

Julie Strini started radio announcing more than 20 years ago, with Jon at 3TR. She loves sharing her personality and stories, many of them involving her childhood sweetheart husband and two teenage daughters. She is also a multi award winning stage actress and film producer. Julie loves Michael Buble’ and yoga, but her guilty pleasures include hair rock and boxing. Classic Gemini. She also enjoys mowing lawns, musical theatre and perfecting her thai green curry.


Emily Canning’s passion for radio started at a young age with a cassette deck and a microphone and radio was always the dream.

Her first job in radio was a memorable one arriving in Karratha WA the same day as Cyclone Bobby she was then lucky enough to make the move back to Victoria to work with ACE.

With over 20 years experience Emily has had many different roles over the years but it’s behind the microphone where her true love of radio lies.

Emily lives on a farm with her husband and 3 busy kids, she loves spending time in the paddocks on her brand new ride on mower, listening to her favourite music (loud) and getting stuck into a good book.


Cathy Jubb has enjoyed a radio career spanning more than 25 years in both on air and off air roles, but music presenting is where her heart lies. Outside of radio, she enjoys spending time with family, getting into the garden, playing guitar and barracking loudly for Carlton