Month: April 2013

Radio

20 Years of Russ

Today is the 20th anniversary of Virgin Radio. It launched at 12.15pm on Friday 30th April 1993 with Richard Branson joining Russ and Jono...

Misc, Photography

A Day at Somerset House

Somerset House always has a lot going on, and I managed to tie in three things I wanted to see at the same time this week. Pick Me Up is...

Photography

Pinhole Photography

Today is World Pinhole Photography Day, so I thought I’d have a play with a camera that I’ve had kicking around for a while....

Radio Times

Radio Times 13 April 2013

Because I’ve not done one of these for ages. And because it’s the battle of the reality shows starting tonight as The Voice and...

Media

No News Here, Move Along

On Monday, I was somewhat sympathetic towards Sarah Sands, editor of the London Evening Standard. One of the biggest stories of the year...

Audio

A Seaside Town Soundscape

I recorded this a couple of weeks ago over Easter in a seaside town. It’s all a bit experimental really, and there’s more wind...

Radio

RadioCentre Roll of Honour

In 1973, commercial radio launched with LBC, Capital Radio and Radio Clyde all launching within weeks of one another. So this year is...

Radio

Sony Radio Academy Radio Award Nominations 2013

I wrote this piece for the Onegoldensquare blog, but I thought I might as well post it here for completeness! This week, the 2013 award...

Media

Editorial v Sales

Spare a thought for Sarah Sands. She’s the editor of the London Evening Standard. The news of the death of ex-Prime Minister Margaret...

Technology

Samsung Chromebook

For the last few months, I’ve found myself carrying a full-size laptop around less than I did in the past, and instead using my Nexus...