Broadcaster and journalist Howard Hughes wrote this in 2008 about Sir Terry Wogan, and today we re-publish as a tribute to the Radio 2 presenter.
There is panic in the Universe. Global has created the ultimate weapon with enough power to take over an entire city.
For some reason, most music radio stations use December the 1st as that magical day to start slowly introducing Christmas songs into playlists.
With World Mental Health Day just around the corner, one radio presenter has broken his silence about his secret battle with depression.
In my view still too many stations put all their effort into what they are posting without being seen to read or interact with listeners.
Radiocentre says the purpose of its Trustmark, announced last week, is to give listeners the reassurance that they can trust advertising messages they hear on radio.
So three guys in their 40s (Vaughan is 49) are spearheading a new station for a new generation, formerly known as XFM.
Today will be remembered as Chris Moyles day - the day he returned to the media spotlight and gave radio the attention it deserves.
Was IRN right to lead with the death of Whitney’s daughter? Radio Scilly's Keri Jones thinks not.
Before I start, I am not somebody else bashing the BBC for the sake of bashing the BBC, this is me irritated by the arrogance of some of those who work for it.
A number of reports say Chris Moyles is making his breakfast radio comeback by replacing Jon Holmes on XFM Breakfast.
The most obvious plan would be to add the station to the 11-strong group of Capital stations, already placed around the UK
Here's an exclusive extract from David's new book 'How to Make Great Radio'
With Apple stealing Radio 1's top producers, and Chris Moyles rumoured to be joining XFM, it can't be a good time for Ben Cooper right now.
Blog: Why has Steve Penk launched an internet radio station? Find out exclusively right here!
We've been watching radio people using the new app, and here's what we found.
They really are hounding this radio station and the Australian DJs for their pound of flesh aren't they?
After recent complaints to Ofcom from Scilly Council, Radio Scilly's Keri Jones tells RadioToday all about it.
Opinion: BBC Local Radio and sexy. I accept this may be the first time ever you have read a sentence with these words in it but my question is serious and it is a very personal one for me, so please…
A major digital radio expansion was announced by Ed Vaizey, Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy, speaking at today’s Drive to Digital: NOW conference held at BBC New Broadcasting House.
In the week when someone attempted to wind up David Cameron, we bring you the full and exclusive story for the very first time from the mouth of Steve Penk.
Read a recent #eRADIO opinion piece from former Bauer Programme Director Euan McMorrow on the launch of Bauer's Greatest Hits Network, aka City 2.
In Sweden, the DAB plan consists of a mutual launch, extension of the licenses for commercial radio to broadcast analogue and a conditional shutdown of FM transmissions. However, the proposal is met…
Blog: In the past week I have been accused, by some, of being negative about an industry I have loved and been part of for over 30 years, Commercial Radio.
News of significant changes at the Radio Academy has sparked a debate big enough to start trending on Twitter.
Blog: As Commercial Radio becomes the most bland and predictable it has ever been since launching in 1973, I believe the future for entertainment based content is podcasting. By Steve Penk.
The BBC this week trumpeted new figures which showed more than half its staff are now based outside the M25 following moves to Salford and other devolution measures.
I like to think I am generally a very positive person and it is most effective to highlight best practice but this week I felt moved to tweet..
BBC Radio 5 live Controller Jonathan Wall explains today's schedule changes in this blog.
Who is the real winner in the Global Radio / Communicorp deal now Heart has arrived? @RoyMartin blogs to find out.
This is the best radio video you'll watch today! It's the BBC Radio 2 Button of Buffoonery!
LBC said an official "Hello Britain" last night as Sky News hosted a full-on leaders debate show on national television.
Following recent complaints made to Ofcom, here's one of our regular eRADIO features.. listing "seven things".
In a landmark blog from John Myers, the former GMG Radio Chief Executive sums up the current state of radio regulation.
Would Arqiva be applying for the second national commercial DAB multiplex? Would it be allowed to own it?
Our guest editor writes for RadioToday on this week's row between industry bodies and operators of small commercial radio stations.
As part of our celebration week for 40 years of commercial radio, Tim Blackmore remembers 1973.
A commercial for Fish Fingers ushered in the opening of LBC in London and set the seal on what Commercial Radio was to stand for in Great Britain.
Radio Academy Chief Executive Paul Robinson looks back at 40 years of commercial radio for RadioToday.
My name’s David Jessel. This is the Morning Show – and here’s the news.
All this week we look back at personal memories of commercial radio since its launch 40 years ago. David Lloyd goes first..
Our slightly more geeky site, JingleMad.com, has a montage of old Radio 1 jingles posted by a forum user to celebrate the station's 46th birthday today.
A new app for the radio industry has just been released, containing the very latest news, jobs, photos, videos, podcasts and more.
I've had a few people ask me exactly what the International Radio Festival is, and after sitting through a day of events, I can now explain.
How different are news bulltins today compared with 15 years ago? Stuart Clarkson has his recordings old and new to find out.
Charlie Partridge, Managing Editor of Radio Lincolnshire blogs about the amount of work put in creating the eight minute long lip dub video in the heart of Lincoln.
BLOG: By John Myers. So Global radio have decided to fight – good on them!
The closure of Kerrang! 105.2 is the latest in a raft of changes being made by Bauer Media to its radio division.
Ahead of the session at JockFest, Simon Hirst's producer Scott Myers looks at how switching off from your listeners after your show has ended, is a big no no.
Radio Today and eRADIO brings you the first ever review of the new radio book by John Myers - as published in eRADIO 10th October 2012.