"No other country could have produced the Specials.
Terry Hall grew up with Jamaican culture as well as English culture, that’s the only way The Specials could have happened. If you listen to American ska bands, they don’t sound authentic, it's like surf music with reggae mixed with it." Tricky
talks about Englishness.
What's one of the best ways to break into UK radio?
Hospital Radio of course! There are over 408 radio stations in the UK that originate from hospitals. Fully staffed and loaded with volunteers, they are a lifeline to patients and produce modern
, original programming
. Who got their start on hospital radio? Hundreds of legends in the UK radio industry! Including Chris Moyles
, Scott Mills
, Jacqui Oatley
, and Heena Tailor
Virgin Trains embarks on a new campaign.
Richard Branson takes a new direction in getting people to think
about global warming and using British rail. More here.