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Brett Spencer joins Bauer Media from BBC Radio

The BBC’s former digital editor for its popular music stations, Brett Spencer, is heading to One Golden Square as Digital Content Director. It’s a newly-created role, which will see him ‘focus on extending IP audience reach and engagement on digital platforms, while leading the radio and IP audio digital content strategy across the portfolio’. Bauer’s national brands include Kiss, Absolute, Magic, Hits Radio, Greatest Hits, Jazz FM and the soon-to-launch Scala Radio. The group also operates l...
Tags: Top, Bbc, People, Radio, North, Hyde Park, Alerts, Brett, Bauer, BBC Radio, Midlands, Golden Square, Bauer Media, BBC Radio 2, Dee Ford, BBC Three Counties Radio

Bauer to launch classical station Scala Radio

Simon Mayo is returning to daily radio with Bauer from 4th March as host of mid mornings on a new classical music station called Scala Radio. The station will be the first national classical station in nearly 30 years and is set to challenge Classic FM. RadioToday understands it will broadcast on the SDL national DAB multiplex, replacing Heat Radio. Bauer says the station will bring together “familiar masters along with fresh and exciting new classical pieces” and will be “presented with an i...
Tags: UK, Top, Global, Industry, Radio, LBC, CBBC, Chris Rogers, Mozart, Alerts, Bauer, Scala, Holst, Bauer Media, Simon Mayo, Mark Kermode

heat radio to be removed from SDL national DAB mux

Bauer is taking heat Radio off national DAB and removing presenters, turning it into an online-only non-stop music station. In a statement to RadioToday, a Bauer spokesperson confirmed the move and added: “heat radio continues to evolve as part of Bauer Radio’s IP broadcast strategy, which sees the team focus on a number of IP audio brand extensions of the master brand heat radio, to meet the needs of younger audiences which will sit alongside the magazine and heatworld website. “In addition...
Tags: Top, Digital, Industry, Radio, Digital Radio, Alerts, Bauer, Rajar, Heat Radio, Arqiva, Simon Mayo, Bauer Radio, Chris Younie

Wolves plan to sign Stoke City’s Moritz Bauer

Wolves & Stoke’s Moritz Bauer One of Wolves’s standout players this season has been right-back Matt Doherty. Doherty has often been used as a winger as Nuno Espirito Santo has played with wing-backs. But could Doherty soon face competition for his place in the team? According to the Express & Star, Wolves are looking to sign Stoke City’s Austrian right-back Moritz Bauer: The Express & Star understands that Wolves are working on a deal to sign him for the rest of the season. Stoke paid £5.5m for...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester City, Stoke City, Shanghai, Stoke, West Ham, Etihad Stadium, Bauer, Doherty, Nathan Jones, Molineux, Gary Rowett, Nuno Espirito Santo, Express Star

Bauer’s Candies Recalls Candy That May Be Contaminated With Hepatitis A

A worker in the facility where the candies were made tested positive for hepatitis A.
Tags: Science, Bauer

Jordan and Perri joins KISS FM UK for weekends

Diversity stars Jordan and Perri join KISS for Sunday evening show whilst KISS Chosen One winners Swarzy and AJ also get weekly shows. Jordan & Perri found fame with dance group Diversity on Britain’s Got Talent 2009, and will share their own take on the world and what people are talking about every Sunday evening from 7pm-11pm. Speaking ahead of their first show this Sunday, Jordan and Perri said “We’re super hyped to be on KISS and can’t wait to get going! We’ve both grown up listening to K...
Tags: UK, Top, Radio, Britain, Aj, Jordan, Michael, Bauer, Perri, Andy Roberts, Personalities, Station News, Kiss Fm UK, SNK, KISS Network, Jordan Perri

FDA: Candy sold on QVC may contain hepatitis A

A popular candy sold on QVC is being voluntarily recalled due to a possible contamination of hepatitis A. Bauer's Candy has since discarded all in-house candy, sanitized equipment and are working with authorities.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Fda, Usa Today, Qvc, Bauer

’24’ is Getting Remade Into a Japanese TV Series

In a reversal of so many adaptations we see in Hollywood today, a popular U.S. show is getting the J-drama treatment. 24, the apex of post-9/11 TV created by Joel Surnow and Robert Cochran, is being remade into a Japanese TV series. Livedoor reports (via Kotaku) that TV Asahi is currently developing a Japanese remake of the Kiefer Sutherland series, which will retell the first season and adapt it to a new setting. The original series, which premiered in 2001, follows counterterrorism agent J...
Tags: Japan, Hollywood, Television, Movies, Fox, Jack, Pacific, 20th Century Fox, 24, Kiefer Sutherland, Remakes, Kotaku, Bauer, Jack Bauer, Asahi, Robert Cochran

Bauer sells music TV services to Channel 4

Channel 4 has acquired full ownership of The Box Plus Network, buying the remaining 50% stake in the network that it did not previously own from Bauer. The Box Plus Network runs KISS, Magic and Kerrang! branded music channels and will continue to do so under licence from Bauer after the sale. Channel 4 has owned a 50% stake in The Box Plus Network since 2007, which also operates 4Music, The Box, Box Upfront and Box Hits. Keith Underwood, Chief Operating Officer of Channel 4 and Board Member o...
Tags: UK, Top, Industry, Radio, Channel 4, Alerts, Bauer, Kerrang, European Radio, Paul Keenan, Keith Underwood, The Box Plus Network, Box Plus Network, Board Member of the Box Plus Network, Matt Rennie

Greatest Hits Radio launches with new line-up

Greatest Hits Radio has launched on FM, AM and DAB in a number of regions across England, with Mark Goodier joining the network for a daily programme. The former BBC Radio 1 and Smooth Radio presenter will present the mid-morning show, and joins a team of presenters already established on the network. Here’s how the schedule looks each weekday in England: 6am -10am – Rossie aka Simon Ross 10am – 1pm – Mark Goodier 1pm – 4pm – Andy Crane 4pm – 7pm – Drivetime with Darren Proctor; Rachel New...
Tags: England, Top, Scotland, Industry, Radio, Liverpool, Ofcom, David Bowie, West Midlands, Metro, Alerts, Bowie, Clyde, Rachel, Bauer, BBC Radio

Hits Radio to launch own UK Chart Show

Bauer is to broadcast its own chart show each Sunday afternoon following its decision to drop the Official Big Top 40 from Global. The UK Chart Show will broadcast every Sunday 4pm till 7pm with Sarah Jane Crawford across the Hits Radio Network from this Sunday, 6th January 2019. The programme will play “the hottest 30 tracks in the UK, airing what audiences are listening to, streaming, watching and downloading that week. It will reveal the #TopThreeTrending moments of the past seven days: fr...
Tags: UK, Top, Industry, Radio, Manchester, Cfm, Clyde, Bauer, Hallam, Sarah-Jane Crawford, Radio Network, Station News, Metro Radio, Northsound, Radio Aire, Gary Stein

Over £20 million raised by Cash for Kids in 2018

Cash for Kids, Bauer Media’s dedicated charity network, is forecasted to raise £21,299,104 and support over 800,000 sick and underprivileged children in local communities across the UK in 2018. Initiatives run throughout the year with highlights including Super Hero Day, where supporters are asked to dress up, fundraise and donate, before the charity’s flagship campaign launches: Mission Christmas – the largest Christmas toy appeal in the UK. Mission Christmas asks people to buy one extra pre...
Tags: UK, Industry, Radio, Bauer, Bauer Media, Kamani, Cash For Kids, Sally Aitchison

Here it is… Our radio industry predictions for 2019…

Once a year we pretend to be radio futurologists and predict the future of radio, with our annual radio industry predictions. The truth is, with deregulation and the continued movement of the top talent in the industry, anything could happen in 2019. So we’ve gone for some tongue-in-cheek predictions this year along with one or two which have a more than 50% chance of happening. Comments are open for a few days if you want to add yours! Happy New Year! January Global announces details of netw...
Tags: Bbc, Industry, Radio, Ofcom, Oxford, Northern Ireland, Glasgow, LBC, Bauer, Paul Smith, Emma Bunton, Steve Allen, Iain Lee, Scott Mills, Bbc Local Radio, Simon Mayo

The 10 biggest UK radio industry stories of 2018

The last 12 months have been the biggest in RadioToday’s history, with over a million new people visiting the site, so here are the top 10 reasons 2018 was one of the most interesting years in recent radio history. 10. Key 103 replaced by Hits Radio After 40 years of locally-named radio in Manchester, (Piccadilly) Key 103 rebranded to the more generic sounding name of Hits Radio in the Spring. Billed as a national radio station from Manchester, it is widely expected for the same to happen in ...
Tags: UK, London, Top, Australia, Global, Bbc, Industry, Radio, Manchester, Preston, Sheffield, Evans, Christian, LBC, Dave Berry, Chris Evans

Simon Mayo confirms he has a new radio show

After his departure from BBC Radio 2, Simon Mayo has confirmed in a tweet that he’ll be announcing a new show in January. Simon did his final Radio 2 Drivetime show yesterday. He’s been on the slot for the last 8 years, and has had a daily BBC network radio show for the last 31 years. It was announced in October that he would be leaving Radio 2, though will continue to co-host 5 live’s Friday afternoon film review show with Mark Kermode. Jo is moving back to evenings on Radio 2 as Sara Cox ta...
Tags: Top, Global, Bbc, People, Radio, Wireless, Simon, Alerts, Mayo, Bauer, BBC Radio, Personalities, BBC Radio 2, Sara Cox, Smooth Radio, Simon Mayo

Virgin Radio UK launches two new digital spin-offs

Wireless is creating two new digital radio services for its Virgin Radio brand – Virgin Radio Anthems and Virgin Radio Chilled. Both will broadcast nationally on the SDL multiplex, which Wireless jointly owns with Bauer and Arqiva. Virgin Radio Anthems will play guitar-led classic tracks targeting a 35+ audience. It’s an extension of the Anthems feature on the main station and will become home to longer-form features celebrating classic albums and big music anniversaries. Virgin Radio Chilled...
Tags: Top, Industry, Radio, Wireless, Chris Evans, Digital Radio, Alerts, Bauer, Virgin Radio, Newsuk, Virgin Radio UK, Chris Evans Breakfast Show, Scott Taunton Wireless, Virgin Radio Anthems, Arqiva Virgin Radio Anthems, Damien Rice James Bay Rag n Bone Man

Blog: Look back at 2018 by Digital Radio UK

Ford Ennals, CEO, Digital Radio UK, shares his thoughts on the last 12 months. 2018 was the year that the majority of radio listening was digital for the first time but it was also the year when the broader audio sector received an unprecedented level of investment and innovation. It was the year that the four global riders of the technology apocalypse – Apple, Google, Amazon and Facebook – all turned their very considerable financial and marketing muscle to the audio category as a potential...
Tags: Facebook, Spotify, UK, Top, Opinion, US, Bbc, Radio, Virgin, Lauren Laverne, Chris Evans, Digital Radio, Peter Crouch, Chris, Bauer, BBC Radio

Gold to change to DAB+ on London 1 multiplex

Gold is moving from 128 kbit/s stereo to DAB+ in London from January. The Global station transmits via the London 1 DAB digital radio multiplex and is advising listeners to obtain a new radio set if their current one does not feature DAB+. Gold will be the first radio station to use the DAB+ format on the London 1 mux, which is also now home to Bauer’s newest station, Greatest Hits Radio at 112kbit/s in stereo. A message on Gold’s website says: “From January 2 2019, Gold will only be availabl...
Tags: London, Global, Gold, Radio, Digital Radio, Bauer, Station News

Kiss Fresh in breach for Eminem swear words

Ofcom has upheld a complaint against Bauer digital station Kiss Fresh after a song by Eminem was played. The track, Lucky You (Featuring Joyner Lucas), was played complete with 13 uses of the F-word “which appeared to have been poorly masked” during half-term school holidays. One person complained saying it had “very strong language”. Bauer said that Kiss Fresh had received a radio edit of the song with the words masked, which it had added to its playlist after further editing. It said it was...
Tags: London, Top, Industry, Radio, Ofcom, Eminem, Bauer, Licensee, Joyner Lucas, Kiss Fresh

Dawn French to be the voice of Greatest Hits Radio

Dawn French will be the station voice of Bauer’s Greatest Hits Radio brand when it officially launches in January. The station, playing music from the 70s, 80s and 90s, will be on numerous DAB multiplexes around the UK, 105.2 FM in the West Midlands and 105.9 FM in Liverpool, AM in the North and online. The network currently identifies as the City 2 Network but will rebrand and add West Midlands FM from January 7th, except in Scotland, which keeps its current identity and Scottish programmes....
Tags: UK, London, Top, Scotland, Radio, David Bowie, West Midlands, Julian Clary, Dawn, Bauer, Station News, Production News, Greatest Hits Radio, Liverpool AM, Geraldine Granger, Andy Ashton Network Content Director

Buster's Buzz: Trade Kluber or Bauer? There's a method to Cleveland's madness

Why would a team considered the prohibitive favorite in its division want to deal one of its top-flight starters? The Indians' strategy is about winning now -- and in the future.
Tags: Baseball, Cleveland, Bauer, Buster

European Union: What Happens To Unused Vacation Leave? - Mamo TCV Advocates

In the Joined Cases C-569/16 (Bauer) and C-570/16 (Willmeroth), decided last month, the Court of Justice of the European Union had to decide whether the widows of two workers were entitled,
Tags: News, European Union, Bauer, Court of Justice, Mamo TCV Advocates, Willmeroth

Jazz FM Awards to return in 2019 with Bauer

The 6th Jazz FM Awards are to take place in 2019 at Shoreditch Town Hall, coinciding with UNESCO’s annual International Jazz Day celebrations on Tuesday 30th April. Previous award winners include the likes of Quincy Jones, The Rolling Stones, George Benson, Dame Cleo Laine, Gregory Porter, Shabaka Hutchings, Ahmad Jamal, Ramsey Lewis and Hugh Masekela. The event, which shines a light on music championed by Jazz FM, is now considered as one of the biggest nights in the UK jazz calendar, featu...
Tags: UK, Top, Awards, Radio, Unesco, Quincy Jones, Hugh Masekela, Bauer, Bauer Media, On Air, Jazz Fm, Nick Pitts, Shoreditch Town Hall, Nick Pitts Content Director of Jazz FM

Last-Minute Food Gifts That Cost $20 Or Less

If you recently found yourself wondering, h ow the hell we are halfway into December?! — we can relate. Other than a working title for our annual holiday disaster drama, it's also the panic inducing feeling we get as we glance at our Google calendars, prompted by a co-worker's cheery question, "Have you finished all your holiday shopping?" No Susan, no we haven't. Turning into a last-minute shopper isn't our first choice, but the idea of blowing our budgets at the beginning of the month isn't a...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Fashion, Music, New Orleans, Jackson, Anthropologie, Murray, Susan, Mike, Jacobsen, Bauer, Dunkin, McCrea, Amazon Looks, Amazon Find

Parliamentary report reveals commercial radio’s impact

A new report from a cross-party group of MPs and Peers has revealed the value of commercial radio to all parts of the UK. Valuing Radio is the first report of its kind from by the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Commercial Radio. It includes new figures that show an estimated £1.6bn return on investment annually for local advertisers, which is particularly significant for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). This is in addition to the public value of radio from news and informat...
Tags: UK, Top, Digital, Industry, Radio, Ofcom, Parliament, LBC, Alerts, Bauer, Nick Ferrari, APPG, Radiocentre, Siobhan Kenny, Margot James, All Party Parliamentary Group APPG

Top prospect Alex Verdugo could help Dodgers swing a big trade

LAS VEGAS — Alex Verdugo is the Dodgers’ top-rated prospect, a big-league ready player with an attractive skill set. The same description applied to Corey Seager, Cody Bellinger and Walker Buehler over the past three years and each was brought to the majors and given a chance to establish themselves as big-leaguers. The results were two unanimous Rookie of the Year awards and a third-place finish. Verdugo, however, has spent most of the past two years at Triple-A, making only sporadic visits to ...
Tags: Washington, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Gm, Mlb, Las Vegas, Marlins, Los Angeles Dodgers, Cleveland Indians, Ucla, Indians, Bauer, Dodgers, Friedman, Cy Young

Tom Green & Daisy Maskell to host KISS Breakfast

KISS evening presenter Tom Green and 4Music television presenter Daisy Maskell are the new hosts of KISS Breakfast. Tom and Daisy will replace Rickie, Melvin & Charlie who are leaving the Bauer station after a decade to join BBC Radio 1. As a result of Tom moving to breakfast, Tyler West will take over the evening show, all from January. Tom is 24 and started out in radio at 14 years old in his hometown of Preston at Central Radio (currently 2BR) before working on the breakfast show at Rock F...
Tags: Hollywood, London, Top, People, Radio, Preston, CBBC, north London, Tom, Bauer, BBC Radio, Daisy, Tyler, Tom Green, Andy Roberts, Station News

Job change for Bauer’s Group Commercial Director

Bauer Media has appointed Group Commercial Director Simon Kilby as Chief Revenue Officer for Radio. The new role will see Simon create and implement the advertising strategy and lead a unified radio sales team that enables the delivery of commercial revenues across the Bauer radio portfolio. Bauer says Simon’s expanded role comes at a time of high demand from commercial partners eager to engage with Bauer’s radio brands that include Absolute Radio, KISS and Magic Radio and the new Hits Radio ...
Tags: Top, People, Radio, Simon, Bauer, Magic Radio, Bauer Media, Simon Kilby, Greatest Hits Radio Networks Abby Carvosso Group

Human remains found along a Santa Clarita riverbed; homicide detectives investigating

Authorities are investigating skeletal human remains that were found along a Santa Clarita riverbed near Magic Mountain Parkway on Wednesday, Dec. 5. At about 11:15 a.m. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley station were called to the riverbed near Magic Mountain Parkway and Railroad Avenue where the remains were found, said Lt. Leo Bauer. A power company worker found the remains while working on a power pole, Bauer said. Deputies were not sure whether the remains w...
Tags: News, Sport, Soccer, Local News, Monrovia, Public Safety, Santa Clarita, Los Angeles County, Riverside, Bauer, Costa Mesa, Aliso Viejo, Railroad Avenue, Santa Clarita Valley, Top Stories LADN, Magic Mountain Parkway

M9, the New Multimedia Museum of the 20th Century in Mestre, will Blow Your Mind

M9 - Photo: Cat Bauer (Venice, Italy) Two Venetians that I greatly respect told me that I had to go to the opening of M9, the new multimedia Museum of the 20th Century in Mestre because it was the most exciting thing to happen in a long time. I resisted because I think Mestre is one of the least attractive cities I have ever seen, especially from the point of view of someone who lives in Venice, the most beautiful city in the world.Well, I went. M9 is something so astonishing, revolutiona...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Senate, Berlin, Italy, Venice, Venice Biennale, Bauer, Santa Maria, Luigi Brugnaro, Mestre, Venetian Cat - Venice Blog, La Biennale, Sauerbruch Hutton, Yvonne Farrell, Shelley McNamara