BBC Radio 6 Music

British radio stations

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Facts and stats

BBC Radio 6 Music is one of the BBC's digital radio stations. It was known officially as BBC 6 Music from its launch on 11 March 2002 until April 2011. 6 Music was the first national music radio station to be launched by the BBC in 32 years.Wikipedia

Audience figures2,343,000 weekly listenersRAJAR December 2017
Launched11 March 2002

Contact BBC Radio 6 Music

Postal addressWogan House
99 Great Portland Street
Official website

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Latest news stories

Weekend schedule change announced at 6 Music
RadioToday - published 4 December 2017, 6.05am est
Jarvis Cocker announces his final Sunday Service and Amy Lamé to join 6 Music
BBC Media Centre - published 3 December 2017, 5.30am est
Jarvis Cocker pulps his BBC radio show
The Guardian - published 3 December 2017, 5.19am est
Salon de la Radio 2017 : revivez les grands moments [08]
La Lettre.Pro Radio - published 28 November 2017, 1.19am est
BBC Radio 6 Music reveals its 6 Music Recommends: Albums of the Year
BBC Media Centre - published 27 November 2017, 5.11am est


Abbie McCarthy Assistant Producer
Al Booth Editor of Specialist Music
Bob Shennan Controller
Brett Spencer Head of Digital
Jeff Smith Head of Music
Lauren Laverne Presenter
Nemone Metaxas Presenter

…at BBC

Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Tony Hall Director-General

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