After a super busy week, wind down with some of the top news stories in the radio and audio industry!
Just in case you weren't aware, October is National Pizza Month AND National Desert Month so grab some pizza and a tub of Haagen Dazs and read some top stories that have occured this week within the audio and radio industry.
Can you believe it's October already?! As we enter the second month of Autumn and watch the colour of leaves change before our eyes from our office windows, take a break and have a catch up on this week's news within the radio industry.
The end of September is slowly but surely creeping up on us! But hasn’t it been a busy month within the world of radio such as the launch of Radio X amongst other exciting news! Read on to find more of this week’s news.
We’re already over halfway through September – where is the year going? Someone said on the train the other day that there’s only 13 Fridays left until Christmas!
News that was greeted with a mixed response.
This week Q2 RAJAR results were released, Stafford FM’s breakfast presenter joined his frustrated traffic stuck listeners to show solidarity, Spotify introduced a personal discovery tool and Free Radio makes changes to live football commentary. Click through to find out more and read the full stories.
Quarterly listening figures for radio stations across the UK show there have been great gains for stations in both pairs of ears, but some very impressive increases in hours for some proving that content is improving. The data also shows that the medium continues to thrive both in a digital world and with young audiences.
This week we have news of the Premier Christian radio 20th Anniversary, a move from Pirate FM to Heart Cornwall for James Dundon, 4 new licenses have been awarded from Ofcom in Norfolk and Essex and exciting research from the RadioCentre. Read out blog to find out more.
With the end of July looming upon us and summer holidays fast creeping up the office is all about healthy eating and exercise when really all we want is Pimms and Ice-cream. No worries because here we have collected all audio news you might have missed.
July you were doing so well! The weather was bright, people were revelling in your sunny glory. What changed? If you missed any audio news because of the dramatic change of season catch it all here.
With Wimbledon in full force (or what we like to call strawberry’s and cream tournament) we understand if you missed some important audio news. No worries just wipe the strawberry of your chin and catch it all in this update.
Yes summer!! Now this is what we are talking about. With the weather finally catching up with the month its no wonder you might not have caught all of the audio news (we sunbathed too), don’t worry we have it all here:
Whether you’re off partying and ‘finding yourself’ at Glastonbury this weekend or just relaxing hoping for some sunshine so you can move from your comfy sofa to your glorious garden chair don’t fret because we have all of the last week’s audio news for you to catch up with.
With ascot celebrations in full force and summer festivals popping up all over the country its no wonder you have missed some of the weeks audio news.
We are nearly halfway through the year! Where is the time going? New Years resolutions have long since been forgotten and the summer diets are in full force. As with everything else the audio news is also flying at full speed.
After months of secrecy Apple have announced that former BBC Radio 1 host, Zane Lowe will be the headline presenter on Apple's new global radio service Beats 1.
Even with a four-day week (we hope you all enjoyed the extra long weekend as much as we did!) the audio world is packed full with exciting news.
This week saw the release of Q1 2015 RAJAR figures and as usual the radio world was apprehensive of the news. With 89% of the population tuning into radio weekly make sure you relax and catch up with all the audio news.
Corks are popping in Leicester Square.
Global has the top 3 commercial radio brands in the UK with the Heart network taking top prize for engaging 18 million ears! Okay 9 million listeners but you get the gist.
Why hello! Let us introduce you to our new Week in Radio blog. It’s designed for us busy audio fanatics who may have missed anything from the past week. So sit back, relax and take in all this weeks’ audio news.
The Advertising Association/Warc Expenditure report published this week shows adspend increased by 5.8% in 2014.