The death of John Peel in 2004 understandably hit all right-minded people hard. However, I’m probably in a very small minority in confessing to feeling more than a touch of annoyance, as well as an immeasurable sense of loss, at hearing the terrible news. Having discovered the joys of the BBC’s ‘Listen Again’ facility a [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Radio'
Colin Chapman - Monday 28.02.11, 13:23pm
John Williams - Thursday 22.07.10, 10:30am
The UK radio station that loves music, XFM, have announced the launch of their BestNonFest competition that offers one lucky winner the ultimate non festival package – the ultimate collection of gig tickets to see some of the greatest bands around.
Top bands already lined up for the grand prize include Mumford & Sons, Foals, MGMT, [...]
John Williams - Monday 29.03.10, 17:29pm
Former Icicle Works frontman Ian McNabb and Goldheart Assembly will headline a free gig at 93 Feet West in London in May as part of the Save BBC 6 Music radio station campaign.
The evening features eight fantastic acts who have featured on the station over the last year including I Like Trains, RedTrack, We Rock [...]
John Williams - Wednesday 19.08.09, 13:28pm
Camden based Tourdates have announced a brand new show in support of their long-standing UK Unsigned Top 40 music chart. The weekly two hour show, called Music Unleashed Top 40, is to be presented by Jordan Thomas and Murray Golding and will air on Tourdates.co.uk every Sunday from 5-7pm.
The chart, in its 140th edition, is [...]
John Williams - Thursday 04.12.08, 07:00am
Set up by Craig Jones in 2002,Rocklinks aim of promoting and supporting unsigned UK bands and artistes received local recognition recently, by winning the Gosport Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award 2008.
Despite tough competition from local business Rocklinks scooped the award, with judges singing the praises of it’s owner for his efforts in recognising the importance of [...]