BBC Radio 1Xtra follows BBC Radio 2 to Ibiza

1Xtra is to take over Ibiza Rocks on Saturday 4th August, hosted by Charlie Sloth and DJ Target, with DJ sets from MistaJam, DJ Charlsey and Sian Anderson from Ibiza. Continue reading

BBC in Stratford move as Maida Vale closes

The BBC has announced plans for new music studios in east London, which means the famous Maida Vale studios – home to many live radio performances – will close. Continue reading

Greg James and Nick Grimshaw swap Radio 1 shows

Nick Grimshaw is coming off the Radio 1 breakfast show after six years to host drivetime in a direct swap with Greg James. Continue reading

RAJAR Q1 2018: Heart grows bigger than Radio 1

Heart has overtaken BBC Radio 1 in terms of weekly reach for the very first time – making it the first commercial radio brand to ever have more listeners than the historic BBC station. Continue reading

Ben Cooper: Reinventing Radio for the Alexa Age

BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra and Asian Network Controller Ben Cooper blogs for RadioToday about reinventing radio for the Alexa age Continue reading

Ben Cooper: Reinventing Radio for the Alexa Age

BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra and Asian Network Controller Ben Cooper blogs for RadioToday about reinventing radio for the Alexa age Continue reading