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BBC Radio 1’s Annie Mac has announced the full DJ line-up for the station’s legendary free party in Ibiza in August.
On 28 June 1914, a shot rang across the streets of Sarajevo and Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was murdered by a Serbian gunman. That single shot sent shock waves across the world as momentum for retribution gathered and Europe inched towards a war that would leave millions dead and reverberations still felt across the globe today.
Details of BBC programming to mark the summer of commemoration of the start of World War One, June to August 2014.
BBC Radio 1 DJs Phil and Alice last night announced the line-up for the BBC Introducing Stage at T in the Park.
BBC Radio 1 will return to Ibiza this August for its annual weekend of live broadcasts and events on the island - packed full of the best new music and hottest DJ sets.
BBC Radio 2, this week named Radio Academy Station of the Year, is more popular than ever - with the Chris Evans Breakfast Show also reaching record numbers of listeners - according to new figures published today.
BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show host Nick Grimshaw this morning revealed that Calvin Harris has joined the incredible line-up for Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014, taking place at Glasgow Green on 24 and 25 May.
Today the BBC announces details of a series of events taking place at Pacific Quay in Glasgow, as part of its year-long contribution to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
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Katy Perry, One Direction, Kings of Leon, Kasabian and many more join line-up for Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014
BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show host Nick Grimshaw this morning revealed the incredible line-up for Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014, taking place at Glasgow Green on 24 and 25 May - including US pop star Katy Perry who will headline the final night of the two-day event.
BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe this evening announced the line-up for the In New Music We Trust Stage at Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014 taking place at Glasgow Green on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 May, including headliners Example and Kasabian.
On Friday 23 May from 6pm, Radio 1 will be broadcasting live from George Square in Glasgow and DJs Annie Mac, Pete Tong, Zane Lowe and Danny Howard will be joined by special guests Tiesto and Martin Garrix to host a massive party in the city and kick-off the celebrations for BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend.
Details of the 2014 BBC Proms are announced today, revealing the wide-ranging programme of events planned for its 120th season. Opening at the Royal Albert Hall on 18 July 2014 the festival promises two months of many of the world’s greatest artists, composers, orchestras and ensembles across 92 concerts including four Last Night celebrations around the UK.
The biggest stars from the music and entertainment world including Emeli Sandé, Biffy Clyro, Sir Richard Branson, Rita Ora and Kevin Bridges plus many more will be at BBC Radio 1’s Academy in Glasgow to encourage and inspire young people to take on their futures.
In 2014 the BBC Proms, the world’s largest broadcast classical music festival, will continue its mission to make the best classical music available to everyone, with more Proms content available to listen to online for longer than ever before across PC, mobile and tablet.
Welcome to the 2014 BBC Proms. With the Proms audience now truly international, this season we celebrate global classical music by welcoming more international ensembles to perform than ever before, including orchestras from China, Lapland, Singapore, South Korea and Turkey.
BBC Radio 1 DJs Fearne Cotton, Scott Mills and Jameela Jamil will celebrate 10 years of music downloads being included in the Official Singles Chart.
Tickets for BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014 Live from Glasgow Green were snapped up this morning in just over half an hour.
Today the BBC has announced that Louisa Compton, daytime editor at BBC Radio 5 live, has been appointed as the new Editor of BBC Newsbeat and 1Xtra.
BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2014 will be held at Glasgow Green on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 May. Fifty thousand tickets to be released on Monday 31 March at 8am during The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw.
Radio 1 DJs Annie Mac, Pete Tong, Zane Lowe and Danny Howard will be joined by some of the world’s biggest DJs on Friday 23 May to host a massive party for 14,000 music fans live from Glasgow’s iconic George Square. Other big name DJs involved in this event will be announced in the coming weeks.
A new poll into attitudes towards crime and punishment in Britain suggests younger people are in favour of tougher penalties.
BBC Radio 1 is to celebrate International Women’s Day with a specially extended 39-hour-long all-female DJ line-up from 7pm on Friday 7 March to 10am on Sunday 9 March.
New figures published today show radio listening is at its highest level since records began in 1999, with more people than ever tuning in to a station from BBC Radio’s distinctive portfolio.
EastEnders actress Jacqueline Jossa presents a special online film highlighting the need to be extra vigilant when using the internet, as the BBC launches a range of programmes and online content with the message “Let's create a better internet together”, in support of Safer Internet Day on 11 February.
BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra have opened their doors to audiences for the whole of February with studio takeovers, special Live Lounges, the chance to control a DJ, behind-the-scenes filming and station bosses facing questions from listeners.
BBC Radio 1 today announced that the station now has 1 million subscribers on its YouTube channel, becoming the first radio station ever to reach the milestone and the most popular radio channel on the site.
Starting in February 2014, BBC Radio & 1Xtra will have a dedicated person to look after the stations’ Twitter, Facebook and other social media activity.
BBC Radio 1 will be celebrating International Women's Day with two 12-hour all-female evening line-ups.
BBC Radio 1 will have a new feel to early breakfast from March 2014 when Gemma Cairney will start in the slot that leads into Nick Grimshaw and the Breakfast team.
New figures published today show that BBC Radio 2 has attracted a million new listeners in the past year.
BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra Controller, Ben Cooper, has announced today that the networks will each have a dedicated Social Media Producer to look after the stations’ Twitter, Facebook and other social accounts to continue to boost their presence in the social media space.
The nominations for the fourth BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards were announced today with fans having until 12noon on Saturday 19 October to vote for their favourites online at bbc.co.uk/radio1/teenawards/2013.
Tinie Tempah, Fall Out Boy, Rizzle Kicks, Jessie J, Icona Pop and James Arthur are all set to perform at the BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards on Sunday 3 November. The awards will also be presented by Radio 1 Breakfast host Nick Grimshaw and pop icon Rita Ora.
'Chocolate' by The 1975 has been named the number one track in BBC Radio 1’s A List Vote, closely followed by 'Pompeii' by Bastille at number two and 'My Songs Know What You Did InThe Dark' by Fall Out Boy at number three.
The Sound Of Cinema: 20 Greatest Soundtracks vote launches today at 2pm. As part of the BBC's Sound Of Cinema season, which begins today across BBC Radio and Television, audiences are invited to choose their favourite film soundtrack of all time, voting from a shortlist compiled by a panel of BBC Radio’s biggest movie lovers.
The countdown starts here as the BBC reveals its plans to take over TV and radio to mark the Doctor’s 50th anniversary.
After a packed two months, the 119th season of the BBC Proms comes to its conclusion this evening with the world-renowned Last Night of the Proms, led for the first time in its history by a female conductor, Marin Alsop, and featuring mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and violinist Nigel Kennedy, at the Royal Albert Hall.
Annie Mac is back on the microphone to kick start the weekend on BBC Radio 1 from Friday 13 September, 7-9pm, bringing the audience the best in new dance music and cutting-edge sounds.
The BBC Radio 1 Teen Hero nominations are open from 9pm, Sunday 25 August to 9pm, Tuesday 10 September, giving all members of the UK public a chance to shine a light on the outstanding teenager in their life.
Radio 4 achieved record figures of 10.98 million listeners a week – up 4.3 per cent year on year from 10.52 million. Its audience share remained steady at 12.1 per cent over the year.
BBC Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra have announced a fresh new line-up for Saturday nights - with new shows for MistaJam, Charlie Sloth and DJ Target during the weekly 12-hour simulcast when Radio 1 and 1Xtra come together on air.
BBC Radio and Television announce an autumn season of programming dedicated to the composers, songs and film scores that form the soundtrack to the big screen.
BBC Radio 1’s B. Traits tonight (Friday 12 July) announced the scorching Friday night line-up for Radio 1’s legendary weekend in Ibiza, taking place 2-4 August.
BBC Introducing is back at Glastonbury for its sixth year, bringing together all of the BBC’s supporters of new music. Returning to Silver Hayes (formally the Dance Village) there will be a range of the best unsigned and undiscovered artists performing every day from Thursday to Sunday.
BBC Radio 1’s Huw Stephens last night announced that BBC Introducing will be shining a spotlight on some of Scotland’s emerging musical talent next month - providing 10 local artists, as well as others from across the UK, with the incredible opportunity to perform on the BBC Introducing stage at T in the Park.
This August BBC Radio 1 will be jetting off to Ibiza (2-4 August) for its 18th year to bring listeners its legendary dance-fuelled weekend packed full of some of the freshest music and hottest DJ sets. Nick Grimshaw and his Radio 1 Breakfast Show will also be heading to the White Isle for a one-off special broadcast.
BBC Three today announces the presenting teams for its coverage of T in the Park and the Reading and Leeds Festivals. BBC Radio 1’s Greg James will host both events, and will be joined by fellow Radio 1 DJs Sarah Jane Crawford and Jen Long.
The BBC today announces plans for its broadest and best Glastonbury coverage to date, giving music fans better than ever access to their favourite acts, live and on-demand, at home and on the go.
Radio 2 achieved record figures of 15.27 million listeners a week – up 4.9% from 14.56 million last year and 15.1 million in the final quarter of 2012.
BBC Radio 1 DJ’s Greg James and Alice Levine are to co-present the extensive coverage on BBC Three of Radio 1’s Big Weekend Derry~Londonderry 2013.
Bruno Mars, Biffy Clyro and Calvin Harris have been announced as the headliners for BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2013 in Derry~Londonderry.
The Script, Wretch 32, Gabrielle Aplin and EastEnders are confirmed to take part in BBC Radio 1’s Academy – inspiring young people across Derry~Londonderry.
BBC Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw today announced that he will be hitting the road this Spring with a number of artists and special guests for his first ever BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show Tour.
In 2013 the Proms will continue its mission to reach the widest possible audience with more Proms coverage on more BBC platforms than ever, across BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Three, BBC Four and online.
Marin Alsop’s Last Night, Barenboim’s Ring Cycle and the return of Nigel Kennedy and Doctor Who in the biggest ever broadcast Proms festival.
Tickets for BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend Derry~Londonderry 2013 were snapped up this morning (Wednesday 17 April) in just under one hour.
The BBC has issued the following statement regarding the Radio 1 Chart Show (due to air at 4pm on 14 April 2013) and the decision to play a clip of the song 'Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead'.
Tickets for BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend Derry~Londonderry are to be made available at 9am on Tuesday 16 April.
On Thursday 14 March, The BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw will be attempting to raise as much money as possible for Comic Relief in a three-and-half-hour show.
John Bishop and Nick Grimshaw join Russell Brand’s star-studded line up at the Give It Up for Comic Relief gig
Comedian John Bishop and BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show DJ Nick Grimshaw will join the star-studded line-up taking part in the Give It Up for Comic Relief gig held next Wednesday (6 March) at Wembley Arena.
This February, BBC Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra will throw open their doors for a whole month for Access All Areas, giving listeners unprecedented access both on air, via the Radio 1 website and social media to what goes on at the world-famous radio stations.
The flagship event BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend will return in May, heading to Derry~Londonderry and for the first time will be extended to three days.
BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 6 Music hit new highs and BBC digital stations continue to show long-term growth, according to figures published today by RAJAR.
The BBC is further cementing its role as the UK’s biggest provider of music broadcasting with the announcement of a raft of new content and initiatives.
Radio 1’s In New DJs We Trust strand, which showcases the most exciting new dance music and DJ talent, is to have 12 new DJs join this year.
From 5th January 2013 every BBC Local Radio station across England and the Channel Islands will broadcast a BBC Introducing programme from 8pm on Saturday evenings.
Ben Cooper, Controller BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1Xtra, today announced two new signings to Radio 1 - with Phil Taggart and Alice Levine set to become the new hosts of the prestigious 10pm-midnight show, Monday to Thursday, on Radio 1 from Monday 7 January. Radio 1’s Annie Mac will also become the solo host of the Sunday night 10pm-midnight show on the network.
The BBC has today announced its Christmas and New Year network radio highlights. Radio airwaves across the UK will be jam-packed with a whole host of festive delights that promise to keep the nation fully entertained during the festive period.
Greg James will be visiting Afghanistan in December to present his daily drive-time show live from Camp Bastion in Helmand Province in the run up to the festive period.
Over four consecutive nights, Zane Lowe dedicates his show to four albums he has crowned 'musical masterpieces', and will play each album, uninterrupted and in full, across his show.
BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekend has secured four nominations in this year’s UK Festival Awards, the industry awards which celebrate the best in UK music festivals.
On Saturday 6 October, One Direction will join DJs on Radio 1 to each co-host a show in honour of the BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards.
The BBC today announced that Jason Carter has been appointed to the newly created role of Head of Popular Music, Live Events, responsible for delivering all of the BBC’s live music events and concert coverage across BBC Radio 1, Radio 1Xtra, Radio 2 and 6 Music.
One Direction will be headlining this year’s BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards live from Wembley Arena on Sunday 7 October.
BBC Radio 1 today announced that Nick Grimshaw is the station’s new breakfast show presenter.
Chris Moyles today announced live on air on BBC Radio 1’s Breakfast Show that he is to step down as the show’s presenter.
BBC Radio 1Xtra Live is set to return to the Balearic island of Mallorca this summer for a night of big DJs, the hottest urban music and amazing special guests, including the first live solo performance by Fazer of N-Dubz fame.
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