Depeche Mode is the headline act for this year's 6 Music Festival in Glasgow from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 March.
Lauren Laverne has announced the line-up for 6 Music Live, which returns to the station in October.
BBC Radio 6 Music presenter Lauren Laverne is to be the new station voice of BBC Radio Newcastle.
Radio 4's new Late Night Woman's Hour show will be hosted by Lauren Laverne.
6 Music Live at Maida Vale, a week-long celebration of music featuring live performances, returns in October with with New Order and The Staves.
Chris Evans will kick off the event on BBC Radio 2 and BBC One on Friday June 26th.
The location for the next 6 Music Festival has been announced as Tyneside, taking place from February 20th to 22nd this year.
Independent production firm Somethin' Else leads this year's nominations for the Radio Production Awards, with seven entries shortlisted.
If you listen to Lauren Laverne on Monday 8th September you'll hear details first about 6 Music Live.
Lauren Laverne, Tom Ravenscroft, Mary Anne Hobbs and Steve Lamacq are to host a new show recommending new music for listeners.
BBC 6 Music took home the only two radio related prizes at the Music Week Awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel, hosted by Chris Evans. (more…)