Timmy Byrne has over 35 years DJ experience and has been the driving force behind the dance music institution, Kiss FM. From his early days as resident DJ at seminal Melbourne club The Underground to residencies at Redhead, Saratoga and numerous other clubs and festivals including The Big Day Out, Summadayze and Kiss My Grass, Tim has helped pioneer Australia’s dance music industry. Kiss My Grass a hugely successful all Australian electronic music festival was run by Kiss FM for some five years, selecting some 15 live acts and 60 plus DJs to play at the event each year. Its return is currently being negotiated.
As station manager, program director, music director and owner he has delivered Melbourne and Australia a unique and credible radio experience. His afternoon drive show The Beautiful Drive is listened to by thousands both on Melbourne radio and around the world. Some of the guests who have joined Timmy on the Kiss airwaves include Nile Rodgers, Nicky Siano, Barbara Tucker, Frankie Knuckles, Moby, Dirty South, Tydi, David Guetta, David Morales, Derrick Carter, Avicii, DJ Hell, MC Hammer, Lauren Garnier, Eric Prydz, Freemasons, Gabriel & Dresden, Green Velvet, Basement Jaxx, Osunlade, Honey Dijon and many more!