Online Radio Awards 2017 open for entries

The Online Radio Awards, run by MixCloud, is now ready for entries with a total of 31 categories, including three new awards for the “Rising Stars” of online radio. First launched in 2014, the awards…

BBC Music Introducing to showcase 30 artists

BBC Radio 1 DJ Huw Stephens has announced the new artists who will perform on the BBC Music Introducing stages at Reading and Leeds Festivals in 2017. 2017 marks 10 years of BBC Music Introducing…

BBC World Service airs rare bisexuality doc

Journalist Nichi Hodgson has recorded a documentary for BBC World Service exploring what it means to be bisexual. The 30-minute programme, created by radio indie Made in Manchester, will air at 1330…

BBC to host event for musicians and music fans

BBC Music Introducing is to host a new three-day event called Amplify at London’s ExCel for all musicians and music obsessives. The line-up so far includes radio presenters Annie Mac, Jo…

BBC Radio 4 saves Saturday Review programme

Radio 4’s Controller Gwyneth Williams has today confirmed that Saturday Review will continue to be broadcast on the station, instead of being replaced by an extra edition of Front Row. Williams has…