Camglen Radio is back ‘on air’! (31st May – 11th July, 2011)

Camglen Radio are back 'on air'. It's great the station is back broadcasting, streaming over the internet yesterday. There is some change, this year there will be no FM transmission because of financial restraints which makes sense (though I didn't initially approve of the idea). Purely focusing on streaming through the internet this year. (more…)

The end of Community Radio in Britain as we know it?

With the collation government cutting public spending to most public services, including councils this raises the questions – will Community Radio Stations be able to ride it out. With 2010 proving to be a difficult year for stations, will 2011 put more pressure on these services meaning they can no longer support themselves financially. For example, Chorley FM widely featured during Peter Kay’s Phoenix Nights is facing some financial troubles at the ...

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Indie:go Podcast: Interview with David’s Lyre at Glasgow’s King Tuts (10.02.11)

This week I caught up with Paul from David's Lyre at Glasgow's King Tuts before they were due on stage. The band hail from Manchester and are currently supporting indie rockers, Chapel Club on their UK tour. I caught up with David's Lyre frontman Paul who spoke to me about their EP release on the 21st February and they're plans for the rest of the year. The interview will be ...

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Darwin Deez Interview

A few weeks ago I interviewed New York band, Darwin Deez, who were passing through Glasgow on their latest UK tour. So I met up with them to hear what they had to say. In the interview they gave an insight to the future, not their future, but the future in general. We also ended up discussing Streetview too.. It certainly is one of those interviews I will not forget. ...

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Camglen Radio is back on air!

Camglen Radio, the station I've been a part of since 2009 are back on air from the 16th November broadcasting on a brand new frequency, 106.6fm to the south-side of Glasgow. At the moment the station is streaming online, giving you a taster of whats to come when they're on fm. It's a station that prides itself on being a true community radio station, exposing local bands by inviting them to ...

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