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Northern Man Launches Voiceover Business

Northern Man Productions, launched by Bruce Edwards, who previously worked as a radio producer and presenter for BBC Cleveland, will now provide his voice to businesses to help them deliver effective digital content. Bruce started the company with support...
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Radio: River Of Stats

Separating the stats from the static, the latest radio RAJAR figures are out, with BBC 6 Musicsetting yet another audience record of 2.342m as listening via digital platforms continues to grow, now accounting for 45.5% of all radio listening....
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Radio: A Sound Salvation?

A new report published by Radiocentre is calling on the Government to make changes to secure the future of British local radio. ‘Action Stations: The public value of commercial radio’ highlights the local importance of commercial stations across the...
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Global Ambitions

There is nothing that gets The Gen’s pulse racing faster than a bit of chat about acquisitions, mergers and the like – especially when such acquisitions are actual fact as opposed to fevered speculation. Global, the company that is...
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Chris Price Eye’s George’s Job

BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra have appointed Chris Price as their new Head Of Music. Chris, who has “previous” with the station having produced for the corporation between 2000 and 2006, has also been Head of Music at Last.FM,...
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BBC: Ergatoudis Out, Bristol Knocked for 6

It’s the latest in a series of high profile BBC execs jumping ship for streaming services- George Ergatoudis (pictured) is to leave the BBC to join Spotify in the newly created position of head of content programming for the...
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Finding Eno

It has been announced that musician and producer Brain Eno will deliver the BBC Music John Peel Lecture at Radio Festival 2015. Organised by the Radio Academy and BBC Music, the event will take place at the British Library...
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Rdio Friendly Unit Shifter

Rdio is set to launch a series of new stations curated and programmed by labels including Sub Pop, Capitol, Domino and XL. Proving that curation is very much the battleground for streaming services now, Rdio’s music programmers collaborated directly...
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Cue Fanfare: Apple Music

Astute readers of The Gen will have already noticed that plucky technology upstart Apple launched its new streaming service yesterday. Read on for The Gen’s initial impressions. More Lowe key than low key, in addition to a potentially Spotify...


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