Music Gear News
Radio 2 fans given heads-up on summer slot
Jon Homes is the man who will take-on that job, according to a BBC statement. He'll be known to music instrument fans who already enjoy the Saturday morning line-up on Radio 6 Music.
"Think of me as the summer supply teacher for Mr Norton's class, which means, like any supply teacher, I won't have a clue where you're up to with your reading and literacy, so instead we'll just mess about and play games," Homes has quipped.
One thing that is planned for his tenure is a feature wherein listeners will have to name a melody that has been performed using a glockenspiel by a toddler. It has been given the humorous title Toddler Pops.
Meanwhile, fresh music stars will get to perform live as part of His Busker's Voice.
Radio 2 listeners tuning in on July 21st will be able to hear Homes take-on this new role.
The BBC recently announced that the BBC Concert Orchestra had been involved in fresh jingles to be used on Radio 2.
Published by AW.Posted on 10 Jul 2012 12:03 to category : Music News
Related Music News
Better get saving!
International chain store Urban Outfitters has stated it's the world's biggest record seller.
If you're starting university soon, you might be moving away and leaving your current band. But don't fear freshers, there will be plenty of musicians around for you to make new music with.
The ABRSM Making Music report intended to offer insights into how music is taught and played in the UK.
A petition to adopt the agent of change principle has been started, aiming to adapt the planning laws which threaten closure of UK music venues.
The Chair of Judges, Simon Frith, says the list "confirms that these are fascinating times for UK music".
Recent Music News
TC Electronic are offering two deals from now until 31st December, so you can treat yourself or someone you know to a new pedal and get some free effects at the same time!
The new Mackie DL32R is a 32-channel mixer that can be controlled wirelessly.
Join us and the folks from Native Instruments for an evening of all things Komplete!
Until stocks last, Marshall SL-5, Slash's signature amplifier, comes with a free EH-1 echohead delay pedal, worth £79!
We're proud to announce a new ukulele brand here at Gear4music, Laka Ukuleles.
Focusrite are giving away three ISA 430 MKII channel strips, just purchase and register a Saffire or Scarlett interface to enter the draw.