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Greatest Hits Radio

Interesting news from Bauer Media this morning. They’re launching Greatest Hits Radio nationally from January 7th, to sit alongside...

Audio, Podcasts, Radio

Trends in Podcasting: News Podcasts

In January last year, The New York Times launched a new podcast called The Daily. Spinning off to an extent from what the paper had been...

Radio

Localness

Ofcom has published an update today on what it considers localness in commercial radio. The tl;dr is that it’s not very local any...

Radio

RAJAR Q3 2018

As ever, this post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the past 9 years, and...

Radio

Eddie Mair on LBC

So now we know. Eddie Mair will be taking over drivetime from Iain Dale on LBC, broadcasting 4-6pm Monday to Friday. He settles into his...

Radio

Bauer Buys Jazz FM

Bauer today announced it was buying Jazz FM, which is good news for the continued existence of a musically important station. I imagine...

Audio, Radio

Overly Mannered Podcast Presentation

I wrote this as a podcast thread last week, but thought it was worth re-visiting a little more here. If there is one thing I hate in many...

Radio

RAJAR Q2 2018

As ever, this post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the past 9 years, and...

Radio, TV

Radio is Fastest

If you wanted to know what was happening in Moscow as fast as possible last night, your best bet was the radio. I’ve mentioned before...

Audio, Podcasts, Radio, Technology

Google Podcasts

Without an enormous amount of fanfare, Google yesterday launched Google Podcasts for Android yesterday, with the possibility of being game...