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For one night only: the hottest acts from British-Asian and international music at BBC Asian Network Live
BBC Head of Programmes, 1Xtra and Asian Network
The first BBC Asian Network Live this coming weekend features some of the hottest acts on the British-Asian and international music scenes and Mark Strippel is getting excited about it.
Editor's note: this post appeared on the BBC Radio blog at 0930 this morning. It confirms the announcement made earlier in the morning that Andy Parfitt is to step down as Controller of Radio 1 from 31 July. Read the post in full and leave a comment on the BBC Radio blog - SB After 13 years I'm ...
The video above shows Imran Khan performing 'Amplifier' on stage BBC Asian Network has reached more than 500,000 British-Asians in the past 12 weeks as part of our 'A Summer Of Melas' season. I'm pleased at those figures. That's a significant proportion of the entire British-Asian population re...
This is a short post to say, very simply, thank you. I've had a chance to catch up on your comments this morning and I am really grateful to so many of you for taking the time to get in touch. Having set out proposals which included closing some much-loved services, I am not surprised that some...
There has been a huge amount of online discussion about the BBC's Strategy Review since Tuesday's announcement, much of it around the proposal to close 6 Music. I would like to explain the thinking behind this proposal and the plans for the Asian Network, but it's important to explain them in the...