BBC Music Introducing Artist of the Year announced

Tom Grennan has won the BBC Music Introducing Artist of the Year Award 2018, capping a wonderful 12 months for the singer-songwriter from Bedford. He started his journey with BBC Introducing in…

Late Junction gets its own two day music event

BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction has revealed details of its first ever festival, taking place at London’s newest venue EartH, in partnership with the Barbican. The festival, on 28 February and 1 March…

Neev to replace Pandora on KISS mid-mornings

More schedule changes are coming to KISS in the new year as presenter Neev is heading back to the mid-morning show replacing Pandora. In addition to the daily morning show, Neev will also present…

Dean Martin takes listener down the the aisle

Nation Radio London presenter Dean Martin has played an extra special request for one particular listener. The former Gold host was asked by a fan to attend her wedding in Manchester and walk her down…

Jeremy Vine the agony uncle of Christmas?

Well nearly, but not quite. It sounds remarkably like him, but it’s actually impressionist Lewis MacLeod, who returns to BBC Radio 2 for a Christmas special, Jeremy Vine: Agony Uncle. Picture the…

Magic flips main station to 100% Christmas

Magic Radio will switch to playing all Christmas music from this Friday instead of launching a separate service. Previously, Magic Christmas was in addition to the main station on 105.4 FM in London…

Neil MacGregor to host new Radio 4 series

Neil MacGregor is to explore how five major countries see Britain through the prism of historical events, cultural influences and objects on BBC Radio 4. Across five programmes in the first week of…