October 23, 2014

New online radio station is #jinglemad

A new radio station is set to launch, playing nothing but radio jingles 24 hours a day including the complete Radio 1 collection of cuts from The Chris Moyles Show.

JingleMad Radio will use jingles made for others – including the Chris Moyles Show – to fill its schedule, and feature the work of some of the biggest jingle companies in the world.

The station, which will broadcast online, has been in testing for the last few months and will supplement the popular JingleMad.com forums, which celebrate 10 years of conversations next year.

It has been set up by radio audio producer Roy Martin, who owns the UK radio industry website RadioToday.co.uk and the world’s biggest jingle forum at JingleMad.com

He says: “There’s been lots of talk about jingles in the news recently with Radio 1 moving away from them at breakfast, so anyone who wants to continue hearing the Music 4 produced idents, can do on this new station.

“JingleMad Radio has been a long time coming, and with the many months of testing we are almost ready to launch. The station will have a strict schedule of jingle montages, demos, compilations and features, plus hourly news with the latest from the world of radio jingles and production.”

Permission has been given by over a dozen jingle companies to use their copyrighted material going back decades. From Pams and JAM to Brandy, Reelworld and Music 4, listeners will be able to tune in 24 hours a day and even request their favourites.

A typical weekday hourly schedule on JingleMad Radio will include jingles news, a top of the hour cut, a 66-jingles in a row montage, jingle demos, featured cuts and user montages ending the hour with sport, travel and weather beds. JingleMad Weekends will be non-stop single jingles.

JingleMad Radio will be the only stream playing non-stop radio jingles, and is sponsored by UK-based P Squared who are kindly providing their flagship software Myriad and Autotrack, along with streaming by PlanetWideRadio.com.

Liam Burke, co-founder of P Squared is excited by the new station: “As self-confessed radio geeks, we at P Squared are delighted to support JingleMad Radio and wish them every success with the launch.”

Listen to “test transmissions” for the new station at JingleMadRadio.com or search for JingleMad on TuneIn.

JingleMad Radio is owned by Park Media and broadcast from MediaCityUK. Press and media can find out more at JingleMadRadio.com

Posted on Friday, November 23rd, 2012 at 11:36 am by .

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  • http://www.facebook.com/len.groat Len Groat

    Congratulations Roy! Or should that be Con-grat-u-l-a-tions !?

  • http://www.facebook.com/len.groat Len Groat

    PS : Love the JAM jingle session visual snoop !

    • RadioTodayLive

      Cheers Len!

  • http://www.facebook.com/DJOliverIng Oliver Ing

    Is it bad that I love jngles and think this is going to be brilliant?

  • http://www.facebook.com/kenny.hague.10 Kenny Hague

    it tells the world what how you feel-what a fantastic idea

  • http://www.facebook.com/stecrook Ste Crook

    My question is will jingle mad radio have any of its own jingles? And if so who will make them? And how will they stand out among jingles? My mind is blown

    • http://www.facebook.com/stecrook Ste Crook

      Also there’s no sign of IQ beats? :(

  • http://twitter.com/Dan_Tennick90 Dan Tennick

    I honestly can NOT wait for this!!
    I’m a proud Jingle geek so this is gonna be amazing!!.

  • http://www.facebook.com/Keefy72 Keith Jackson

    Listening now…….kinda lovin’ this. When you relax, you expect a tune to start. I’m sad, i know. hahaha The only station where you don’t wait by the pause button.

  • Terry Box

    Jingle Mad Radio and why not

  • Terry Box

    All we need now is to take advantage of all those special offers ;-)

  • Terry Box

    Special offers – Jingle packages that is….