A new 7-9pm Friday night show has been created for Iggy Pop, pushing Tom Ravenscroft’s show to 9pm till midnight.
Jarvis Cocker is returning to his 'dream slot' on BBC Radio 6 Music in March, after taking time out to build 'a stronger and more vigorous' programme.
Tonight's John Peel Lecture with Iggy Pop, part of the Radio Festival 2014, will be broadcast live on BBC 6 Music.
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.
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.