Bauer stations to broadcast Coldplay gig
A number of Bauer Media radio stations, including Absolute, Magic and Kerrang! are to broadcast an exclusive concert set with Coldplay.
The gig, from the Royal Albert Hall, takes place on July 1st to celebrate the release of new album Ghost Stories.
It will also be broadcast on In:Demand, Bauer Place radio portfolio’s evening show which is broadcast across 16 stations including Manchester’s Key 103, Liverpool’s Radio City, Clyde 1 across Glasgow and The Hits on national DAB.
Absolute Radio will broadcast the whole gig – exclusive, live and uninterrupted as part of Pete Donaldson’s evening show.
In:Demand will broadcast live tracks from the concert, accompanied by a Coldplay one hour special. The concert will also be available for fans to listen again online.
Magic 105.4 will play a highlight track from the concert in the Magic Breakfast Show with Neil Fox and also on Sunday evening at 7pm on Magic’s Green Room Show fronted by Jo Parkerson. Kerrang! will broadcast a one hour special of highlights of the concert.
Steve Parkinson, Bauer Media Managing Director, Bauer Radio (London): “Coldplay are the biggest band in the world. The Royal Albert Hall gig will be intimate and incredible, but not everyone will fit inside its hallowed walls. This broadcast will mean we can take that magic to people across the nation.”