Marty Sheargold Review: The Marty Sheargold Show started this morning on Melbourne’s Triple M, replacing The Hot Breakfast by Eddie McGuire. Mumbrella’s Brittney Rigby talked to Sheargold before the launch about why he quit Nova’s Kate, Tim and Marty, what makes a solo show different, and how “these careers are taken off all of us at some point” The new breakfast radio show of Marty Sheargold begins today. “The comedian and broadcaster can not say if, or why, curious listeners are going to tune in. “Why does anybody in the media watch or absorb anything? —but what to expect from The Marty Sheargold Show, he can tell them. Sheargold did not know if this meant another radio show – ‘I’ve seen some different alternatives’ – but when she agreed to give priority to creativity management, he realized that he wanted to ensure the method looked more like what he had seen in comedy.
“It has always been a plan to try to control my career a little bit more at the time,” he muses.
“And I just hope I’ve been revitalized by returning to the stand-up and taking lead. And sometimes I think you can lose yourself in and around teams and it can get very relaxed.