Former Radio 2 host joins internet station

Patrick Lunt, once a regular on BBC Radio 2, is joining internet station Solid Gold Gem AM to host a weekend show. Patrick, who worked for the national station for 30 years, started his career with…

Justin Lee Collins & Sean Hughes for FUBAR

Comedians Justin Lee Collins and Sean Hughes are joining the new subscription radio station FUBAR Radio. Justin has started a daily show, Monday to Friday 4pm till 7pm, and will include…

FUBAR Radio launches subscription station

FUBAR Radio, described as being the first UK station broadcasting uncensored talk radio and comedy, has launched today. The station says “Untouchable by the regulators, cutting-edge FUBAR will…

Ex-BBC Radio 1 host joins internet station

Internet station SolidGoldGem.am has hired former Radio 1 presenter Jenni Costello for a weekly 80s music show. The presenter, who has also been on Trent, Mercia and the original GEM AM, was most…

Technical Innovation Award for InQuality

This year’s Radio Festival Techcon prize for innovation has been given to In:Quality Media for its remote contribution terminal, which uses high quality audio over IP to put guests on air. The…

Jemm launches three online radio stations

Three new radio stations are now live, operated by Jemm Media Group covering dance music, modern rock music and classical tunes. The latest to launch, Jemm Three, showcases classics from the global…

New online radio station is #jinglemad

A new radio station is set to launch, playing nothing but radio jingles 24 hours a day including the complete Radio 1 collection of cuts from The Chris Moyles Show. JingleMad Radio will use jingles…

Marathon show for internet radio station

A team of three presenters from Bristol’s Southsound will go non-stop for 52 hours. The programme, starting Saturday 25th August from 2p, is being run to raise money for Teenage Cancer Trust.…

Real Radio Legends join internet station

Malcolm McDonald, Bernie Slaven and Micky Horsewill, the former Legends from Real Radio North-east, are joining an online radio station. They’ll host their sports show live on Morpeth-based…

SBES – Equipment and Eugene

Dairy entry: It has become something of an annual event for most radio folk. Some people have been going for 30 years and for some it was their first experience. Standing outside the Pavilion waiting…