BBC Radio 6 Music

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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

show_chartAudience figures2,329,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
eventLaunched:11 March 2002

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Postal addressWogan House
99 Great Portland Street
Official website

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Latest news stories

Paul McCartney talks to 6 Music’s Matt Everitt
RadioToday - published 27 March 2017, 9.59am edt
BBC Radio 6 Music Festival Glasgow: Pictures
RadioToday - published 26 March 2017, 4.16pm edt
Sir Paul McCartney speaks exclusively to BBC Radio 6 Music
BBC Media Centre - published 23 March 2017, 11.00am edt


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 World Service Group
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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