BBC 6 Music presenter and musician Iggy Pop will give this year's keynote speech on the opening evening of the Radio Festival in Salford next month.
BBC 6 Music has been chasing Radio 3 in the last few quarters, and today actually took over them in terms of people listening.
BBC Radio 4 and 6 Music have hired Somethin' Else to update their social media channels with at least 100 posts per month.
Bob Shennan has been appointed as Director of Music at the BBC, in addition to his responsibilities as Controller of BBC Radio 2, 6 Music and Asian Network.
Iggy Pop will host a weekly radio show on BBC Radio 6 Music for the rest of the year, covering Jarvis Cocker's Sunday slot.
Production company On The Sly has written and produced some new station-wide musical sonic themes for digital station BBC 6 Music.
Iggy Pop is to present two programmes for BBC 6 Music this Christmas and New Year.
BBC Radio 6 Music has been given exclusive access to a previously unheard promotional radio programme for David Bowie's album Pin Ups.
Edith Bowman is to lose her Saturday morning on 6 Music in the latest schedule changes at the digital BBC station.
Former BBC Radio 1 presenter and current 6 Music / Radio 2 host Steve Lamaca has been handed a "special recognition" title at the AIM Independent Music Awards.