Industry News Stories
Radio indie makes showbiz podcast with The Sun
Bizarre Life is going to be a weekly podcast, hosted by Bizarre columnist Dan Wootton from The Sun newspaper. The paper promises that will feature ‘world exclusive interviews from the world’s biggest stars’.
Share Radio switches to online only service
Listeners to Share Radio on DAB will need to go online to listen to the station as it has now turned off its national channel.
The station says it’s a substantial change in its broadcasting strategy and that some of the regular programmes will continue.
New Local Radio Network created in England
A new Local Radio Network has been created to launch a new initiative to support local music across the UK.
Local Music Live will bring together commercial and community stations – including Rock FM in Lancashire, the Lincs FM group and the newly-launched Fix Radio in London – to encourage and support local singers and bands.