Smash Communications was formed on 29th March 1994 to operate Smash Television.
It has also taken over Smash Radio from Smash Recordings Ltd. The shareholders of Smash Communications Ltd are Smash Recordings Ltd and Joseph Baldacchino. The latter is also the sole director.
Mr. Joseph Baldacchino has a vast experience in this field. Besides Smash Television he was involved in Super One, Radju Maria, and other stations. Smash Radio was the second station started in Malta and broadcast 24 hours a day.
After one year in operation, it started broadcast music only and various stations followed it. It was also the first radio station to broadcast stereo. Smash Television started broadcasting in November 1994.
It was the first station to broadcast 24 hours a day and to broadcast stereo. It was also the first television station to broadcast digital.
The license for TV and Radio is nationwide and with the status of the G.I.O.