Nick Grimshaw has announced on Breakfast this morning that the Radio 1 Big Weekend for 2017 will be held in Hull on 27th and 28th May.
Across one week, taking in Essex, Leeds, Oxford, Birmingham and Brighton, he’ll be finding out what makes some of the smallest music venues in the country some of the most important.
Steve Lamacq has announced he will be hosting a Christmas Ska Party live from the BBC’s legendary Maida Vale Studios on Tuesday 13 December from 4-7pm.
The intimate gig will take place in London and will be broadcast live on the network from 8pm, as well as in vision on the BBC Red Button and streamed on the Radio 2 website.
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Former Take That singer Robbie Williams has hosted a three-hour show on all BCN 1 stations over the weekend.
The BBC Music Awards, taking place in London this year, will include Greg James live backstage and from the Red Carpet on Radio 1 from 4-7pm.
The Bauer City 1 Network group of stations have just made the announcement on-air, ahead of the event on November 26th.
BBC Radio 1Xtra today announced that Craig David has joined the line-up for 1Xtra Live in Liverpool.
Heart is organising a gig with Emeli Sandé for 400 listeners, with the event being broadcast on Heart TV also.