Digital Spy

Search Digital Spy
 

DS Forums

 
 

Showing results 1 to 25 of 497
Search took 6.04 seconds.
Search: Key Word(s): ; Posts Made By: Black Label
Forum: Radio 12-08-2014, 19:56
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
Yes, I think it could work in the way that...

Yes, I think it could work in the way that smaller football teams are sometimes seen as 'feeder teams' for bigger ones.

All I am saying is that I am a bit queasy about Eklipse just picking off...
Forum: Radio 12-08-2014, 02:37
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
Yet another Pulse 98.4 presenter is now on...

Yet another Pulse 98.4 presenter is now on Eklipse Sports Radio, this time Ian Oliphant.

Now it is right and proper that presenters at Pulse 98.4 who have the ability to move onwards do so, of which...
Forum: Radio 06-08-2014, 06:08
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
Massive change in music policy on here these...

Massive change in music policy on here these days. It isn't really a rock music station anymore, more a slightly leftfield poppy rocky edged mix. Sounds good to my ear.
Forum: Radio 02-08-2014, 08:51
Replies: 7
Views: 936
Posted By Black Label
Yes, to me the USP of Eklipse is Scottish footy...

Yes, to me the USP of Eklipse is Scottish footy content so the station should come into its own once actual Scottish football is back for the new season. There are good numbers there to be had for...
Forum: Radio 31-07-2014, 18:12
Replies: 7
Views: 936
Posted By Black Label
Heart's fall doesn't really surprise me. The...

Heart's fall doesn't really surprise me. The station is squarely chasing a 'yummy mummy' audience that doesn't exist in Scotland in the same way as down south. Real piled on a mass audience with...
Forum: Radio 31-07-2014, 00:29
Replies: 175
Views: 16,636
Posted By Black Label
Heart Scotland is through the floor. Their...

Heart Scotland is through the floor. Their problem is that people who historically listened to this station expect the chance to win big local prizes like cars and money. Since that isn't there...
Forum: Radio 30-07-2014, 23:50
Replies: 150
Views: 10,611
Posted By Black Label
Eklipse Sports Radio evenings after Bill Young's...

Eklipse Sports Radio evenings after Bill Young's footy show is the one that's doing the rounds.at the mo so I presume that's why this thread has popped up again. Rock and Scottie wasn't exactly...
Forum: Radio 30-07-2014, 07:18
Replies: 139
Views: 14,189
Posted By Black Label
And with apologies for resurrecting this now aged...

And with apologies for resurrecting this now aged thread, that is now pretty much what they have done. It's now 'Sunny G 103.5'- a community station for Glasgow.

I am a bit squeamish about the...
Forum: Radio 08-07-2014, 20:22
Replies: 29
Views: 3,786
Posted By Black Label
Because he was on Radio 1 so it was just taken as...

Because he was on Radio 1 so it was just taken as read that this must be the epitome of how to do radio. A lot of radio had links like that back then, although probably, again, because of people like...
Forum: Radio 06-07-2014, 03:08
Replies: 29
Views: 3,786
Posted By Black Label
The answer to the OP's question for me is a...

The answer to the OP's question for me is a definate 'yes'.

There was an anecdote I heard him tell on the show shortly before it was ended about someone 'setting up a room for', and this is an exact...
Forum: Radio 02-07-2014, 21:59
Replies: 29
Views: 3,117
Posted By Black Label
Yes an interesting move but makes sense for...

Yes an interesting move but makes sense for reasons above.

They will either win the licence or not. If they win it gives long term certainty and if they don't it's better it happens sooner rather...
Forum: Radio 29-06-2014, 04:47
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By Black Label
Ahh....THAT's what that is! Zipping through the...

Ahh....THAT's what that is! Zipping through the channels yesterday and wondered why there were two stations that sounded like Radio Scotland.

Clear as a bell here in Shawlands.

Off-topic I know but...
Forum: Radio 26-06-2014, 14:54
Replies: 36
Views: 6,611
Posted By Black Label
Heart are totally transparent about the fact it's...

Heart are totally transparent about the fact it's networked and the cost of the calls.

All the same, you do wonder how long it can go on for. I can understand concerns. Surely it couldn't be allowed...
Forum: Radio 12-06-2014, 23:33
Replies: 27
Views: 5,363
Posted By Black Label
It's a cheap cop-out but it works, sharing costs...

It's a cheap cop-out but it works, sharing costs with a radio station that's not really direct competition. I suppose this whole concept dates back to the days of the James Whale TV show and to some...
Forum: Radio 11-06-2014, 04:39
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
Back on topic then and the station nailed it spot...

Back on topic then and the station nailed it spot on yesterday with the Terry Butcher sacking. Alex on drive building up to the footy phone-in then Bill and Hugh with Hibs related people on the...
Forum: Radio 07-06-2014, 07:45
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
Mateo sounding good on his first weekend...

Mateo sounding good on his first weekend breakfast show with 'Steve Delahaye' now in as the sports reporter! So no long lie at the weekend for Spencer yet!

Shame Ronnie's left as he was a good turn...
Forum: Radio 05-06-2014, 05:45
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
One Month On.........

Well......it was always likely that there might be a bit of what John Myers once euphemistically called 'staff churn' with this. As an experimental format with limited resources then 'creative...
Forum: Radio 04-06-2014, 05:56
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
It's poppy radio rock they mainly play so these...

It's poppy radio rock they mainly play so these songs fit. Tunes are decent.

A long week this week for PC Bill Young who is depping weekday breakfast as well as doing the phone-in from 6pm, and also...
Forum: Radio 25-05-2014, 06:36
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
A schedule change from a fortnight this weekend...

A schedule change from a fortnight this weekend with Mateo Ventesei taking over the weekend breakfast show from Steve Delahaye (aka manager Spencer Sprior).

Mateo's a good turn on air, and another...
Forum: Radio 20-05-2014, 00:24
Replies: 478
Views: 64,457
Posted By Black Label
Bauer have been well intentioned in effectively...

Bauer have been well intentioned in effectively offering a full service national station on those AMs and honouring the spirit of the local licences.

But it's now obvious that this is just a waste...
Forum: Radio 18-05-2014, 23:05
Replies: 478
Views: 64,457
Posted By Black Label
Craig Kelly was wondering if Magic rebranding and...

Craig Kelly was wondering if Magic rebranding and changing the FMs back to 'Radio Clyde' etc might happen but I now think we are beyond the point where that would make sense.

'Clyde 1' and 'Clyde...
Forum: Radio 17-05-2014, 23:17
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
They could also just run it from their London HQ....

They could also just run it from their London HQ. Plenty ex-pro Scottish footballer types who live down there and be suitable for shows i am sure.
Forum: Radio 17-05-2014, 03:34
Replies: 478
Views: 64,457
Posted By Black Label
I'm sorry to say this but these stations are now...

I'm sorry to say this but these stations are now at the point where it will be difficult to justify the morning to night provision of all Scottish presenters. The numbers just aren't there and and...
Forum: Radio 17-05-2014, 03:19
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
Yes and it illustrates the dangers of a...

Yes and it illustrates the dangers of a de-regulated system where stations can start up almost at will.

As you say it will be interesting to see what the 'offering' is. Maybe similar to what Global...
Forum: Radio 15-05-2014, 21:37
Replies: 241
Views: 37,361
Posted By Black Label
It's not so much about the phone-in's. Eklipse's...

It's not so much about the phone-in's. Eklipse's *rather good idea* was providing football/ sports content right throughout the day, as opposed to just set times like Clyde and the Beeb do, and 5...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 497

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 19:55.