This year’s Christmas programmes on Magic Radio will include special shows by Olly Murs and Caroline Flack.
The pair will host Christmas morning on the Bauer station, plus a two hour show on New Year’s Eve, joining Idris Elba, Boyzone, Martin Kemp and Take That who are also part of the line-up.
The Christmas programmes kick off with Take That on Sunday 30th November between 1pm – 3pm ahead of ‘That Take Day’ on Monday 1st December, and Spandau Ballet’s Martin Kemp sits in for Rick Astley for the next two Sundays between 1pm- 3pm.
Olly Murs and Caroline Flack debut on Christmas morning from 10am-12pm on Thursday 25th December, produced by Wise Buddah. The pair will then be heard on Wednesday 31st December from 6pm- 8pm.
Commenting ahead of their joint radio debut Caroline Flack said: “We’re going to be accompanying families all over London as they get ready to celebrate Christmas and New Years Eve. Get your festive feel on the boil and join us”. Fellow presenter Olly Murs added, “If you’re not in your Christmas jumpers we’ll be disappointed”.
Throughout December, Magic Radio’s ‘Behind the Music’ slot, which broadcasts every Sunday from 6-8pm, will feature special spotlight shows and interviews with Boyzone who discuss new album ‘Dublin to Detroit’ as well as the one and only Idris Elba who gives the low down on his album ‘mi Mandela’.
Magic Content Director Liam Thompson told RadioToday: “We’re packing Christmas full of music and festive cheer alongside a refreshed schedule, top presenter names and brand new appointments to listen as we set ourselves to go National in the New Year.”