Absolute Classic Rock

Rock's Greatest Hits
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Absolute Classic Rock is a classic rock radio station from Bauer Media as part of the Absolute Radio Network.

To differentiate the station from sister station Planet Rock, Absolute Classic Rock playlists a mainstream classic rock format.

Editorial areaUK
Most playedRam Jam, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, YesRadiomonitor
Audience figures786,000 weekly listenersRAJAR March 2019
Launched28 May 2004
OwnerBauer Media Group (UK)
National salesBauer Media Group (UK)
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesVirgin Classic
Virgin Radio Classic Tracks
Virgin Radio Classic Rock

Contact Absolute Classic Rock

Postal addressNo 1 Golden Square
+44 20 7434 1215
+44 845 359 2020
Official website

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Brian Murphy Producer
Chris Martin Presenter
Claire Solan Assistant Producer - Breakfast Show
James Curran Director of Music
Jenny Barsby Journalist
Lee Price Head of Production
Leona Graham Presenter
Martyn Lee Presenter

…at Bauer Media Group (UK)

Abby Carvosso Group Managing Director Bauer Media Advertising
Alex Baker Editorial Director Bauer Adventure
Andy Ashton Content Director - Greatest Hits Radio Network
Cat Martin Director of Communications
Chris Ward Content Operations Director / Group Production Director - Bauer City Network
Dan Jennings Group Head of Production
Dee Ford Group Managing Director Radio
Drew Simmons Commercial Creative Director of Youth Brands Bauer Adventure
Frankie Bannerman Sales Co-ordinator
Gary Stein Group Programme Director Hits Radio Network
Graham Bryce Group Managing Director Bauer City Network
Jo Baldwin Digital Commercial Director
John Pickford Editor in Chief
Kat Knapp Commercial Content Director for Absolute Radio and Magic Bauer Adventure
Kate Whitehorn Commercial Content Director Bauer City Network Bauer Adventure
Kelly Benjko Group Head of Commercial Production
Lucie Cave Editorial Director
Lucy Dunn Editorial Director Magazine Media Adventure
Lucy Banks Executive Creative Director
Matt Rockley Engineer
Matthew Hobbs Chief Technology Officer
Paul Keenan Chief Executive
Sam Jones Digital Managing Director
Steve Taylor Commercial Creative Director Radio Bauer Adventure
Toby Mackenzie Head of Music - Bauer City 1 Network

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