Monthly Archives: April 2012

Rock ‘N’ Roll Football iAd Honoured at the 16th Annual Webby Awards

Our Rock ‘N’ Roll Football iAd campaign designed by creative agency Albion London has been honoured in the Interactive Advertising category at the Webby Awards – the leading international awards honouring excellence on the Internet. The Webby Interactive Advertising category shows how a great idea and solid technical execution can successfully work hand-in-hand on the Internet. [...]

Dave Gorman on top down under

  Absolute Radio’s very own Dave Gorman has been nominated for the most prestigious award in Australian comedy – The ‘Barry’ (named after Dame Edna’s creator Barry Humphries) – at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival! Dave got his nod for his Powerpoint Presentation, which has been wowing audiences all over the UK – and received [...]

The Big Interview – Johnny Vaughan with Christian O’Connell

Yesterday morning, Johnny Vaughan joined Christian live on the Breakfast Show ahead of his new Absolute Radio show celebrating the Games this summer. With only 101 days to go until the Olympics – he was on fine form. Set to feature interviews with famous comedians, musicians, presenters and Olympians Johnny Vaughan’s show will reflect the [...]

Wrighty Picks up Two Nominations at the Premier League 20 Seasons Awards – Vote Now

Vote Wrighty! Our very own Rock N Roll Football host Ian Wright, has been nominated in a Fantasy XI shortlist of the best forwards from the last 20 Seasons in the Official Premier League 20 Seasons Awards and you can vote now. The former England, Arsenal, West Ham and Crystal Palace striker is also up [...]

Non-BBC stations closing gap on Sony nominations

This blog entry corrects some errors in a previous post. This year’s Sony Radio Academy Awards nominations are out, and the non-BBC sector is continuing to close the gap on the Corporation, who dropped from 94 nominations in 2010 to 88 in 2012, while over the same period the rest of the industry grew from 73 [...]