Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Summer Ahead – by Nicky Birch, Radio Development – Somethin’ Else

Back in October Absolute Radio put out a competitive brief for all independent production companies to create 17 days of programming and supporting digital activity across a summer which will set out to herald the arrival of the ‘greatest show on earth’ as the Games hits London. It was left up to us lot at [...]

Playlist: 5th April

The playlist is out now. Snow Patrol – New York This new single from the album ‘Fallen Empires’ has recently featured on TV show Grey’s Anatomy and the Sports Relief coverage. Snow Patrol play V this summer, headline T-in-the-Park and have a busy period in the U.S with a 32-date tour lined up. Miles Kane [...]

Student Radio Conference Winners – By Paul Sylvester

Congratulations to Kenny England and Jodie Bryant, both of whom will be joining the team at Absolute Radio, after winning our competitions at the Student Radio conference in Bradford. Kenny was picked from all of the entrants from our #nowproducing competition and he’ll be spending a week with the production teams, helping to creating multi-platform [...]

Digital TV Switchover – London & South East

Calling all London and South East Absolute Radio listeners who tune in via their Freeview boxes. Changes are being made and we don’t want you to miss out! Tonight is the night when the first stage of the Digital TV Switchover happens.  Freeview multiplexes will change channels so in case you can’t find us and you’re wondering [...]