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Forum: Radio 29-09-2014, 08:23
Replies: 2,791
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Posted By jon craig
Why would you ever expect Heart to play any...

Why would you ever expect Heart to play any unsigned music????? :o

It is simply not what they exist to do, nor what their audience would expect. Even a station like Wave that often gets the plaudits...
Forum: Radio 18-09-2014, 19:49
Replies: 28
Views: 2,368
Posted By jon craig
Top man - you know it makes sense! ;-)

Top man - you know it makes sense! ;-)
Forum: Radio 17-09-2014, 22:28
Replies: 28
Views: 2,368
Posted By jon craig
Fair point, albeit a touch pedantic! ;-) The...

Fair point, albeit a touch pedantic! ;-)

The fact remains, the track was #1 in the 'official' chart, and is tailor-made for the UK's No.1 hit music station, yet they're not playing it - not because...
Forum: Radio 17-09-2014, 22:20
Replies: 28
Views: 2,368
Posted By jon craig
Just wondered, while you're on here, if you have...

Just wondered, while you're on here, if you have any opinion on the original subject of this thread??
Forum: Radio 16-09-2014, 22:01
Replies: 28
Views: 2,368
Posted By jon craig
There was talk some time ago that this approach...

There was talk some time ago that this approach would become the industry standard - mainly I think as an anti-piracy measure. People were hearing songs on the radio 4-6 weeks upfront and wanting...
Forum: Radio 16-09-2014, 20:24
Replies: 28
Views: 2,368
Posted By jon craig
Fair enough mate, I wouldn't really expect you to...

Fair enough mate, I wouldn't really expect you to comment directly on the rumour, but assuming it is just a rumour, I thought you may be able to offer some insight as to why Capital feel the song is...
Forum: Radio 16-09-2014, 18:03
Replies: 28
Views: 2,368
Posted By jon craig
Capital Playlist - Where is this weeks No.1?

So the UK's No.1 Hit Music station, Capital, has not playlisted the UK's current No.1 hit. Blame, the latest track from Calvin Harris ft John Newman has not made it onto playlist, despite being what...
Forum: Radio 11-09-2014, 22:00
Replies: 5,749
Views: 540,679
Posted By jon craig
Thanks for the kind words - it's appreciated!

Thanks for the kind words - it's appreciated!
Forum: Radio 11-09-2014, 20:56
Replies: 5,749
Views: 540,679
Posted By jon craig
Of course you do Occy - it's the same show...

Of course you do Occy - it's the same show wherever you're listening. What would you expect??
Forum: Radio 11-09-2014, 20:55
Replies: 5,749
Views: 540,679
Posted By jon craig
It's a bit of a shame that it's all got a bit...

It's a bit of a shame that it's all got a bit personal on here as there is definitely a debate to be had. The reality is that Smooth (in London at least) was really struggling. While the Big 4...
Forum: Radio 05-09-2014, 20:47
Replies: 89
Views: 13,074
Posted By jon craig
I may have this wrong but isn't Stu from New...

I may have this wrong but isn't Stu from New Zealand?? Top guy by the way!
Forum: Radio 18-08-2014, 19:58
Replies: 557
Views: 31,184
Posted By jon craig
Of course he has the right of reply - that's what...

Of course he has the right of reply - that's what debate is all about, and I'm sure there are more than a few posters on here who would enjoy honest, open, constructive debate.

The thing is Harry,...
Forum: Radio 12-08-2014, 09:20
Replies: 557
Views: 31,184
Posted By jon craig
And for the benefit of Harry, that sums up why he...

And for the benefit of Harry, that sums up why he generates so much negativity compared to other presenters we may not particularly like on the radio! The now infamous TalkSport incident that led to...
Forum: Radio 10-08-2014, 14:50
Replies: 557
Views: 31,184
Posted By jon craig
After reading James Masterton's excellent and...

After reading James Masterton's excellent and balanced piece in full, it's actually quite amusing how many similar character traits 'Harry' and 'Gaunty' display. Neither like to be challenged,...
Forum: Radio 08-08-2014, 13:17
Replies: 27
Views: 2,457
Posted By jon craig
Strangely, I think I marginally prefer s**t to...

Strangely, I think I marginally prefer s**t to tinpot though! I can think of one or two pretty decent stations that would be given that label by some on here - whatsmore they usually dish it out...
Forum: Radio 08-08-2014, 10:00
Replies: 27
Views: 2,457
Posted By jon craig
Just wondered what the 'awful' tiny stations were...

Just wondered what the 'awful' tiny stations were - most of what were the small stations in the area have been bought up - the Southampton, Winchester, Portsmouth licences which are now The Breeze,...
Forum: Radio 08-08-2014, 09:28
Replies: 27
Views: 2,457
Posted By jon craig
Meaning???

Meaning???
Forum: Radio 02-08-2014, 18:23
Replies: 2,791
Views: 291,404
Posted By jon craig
Oh don't be so dramatic! Nobody is saying don't...

Oh don't be so dramatic!

Nobody is saying don't ever post - there is just a school of thought shared by several contributors that you should ditch the pretense of knowing what goes in inside the...
Forum: Radio 02-08-2014, 12:40
Replies: 175
Views: 17,435
Posted By jon craig
I'm sure your faith in RAJAR would be restored if...

I'm sure your faith in RAJAR would be restored if Smooth's figures fall of a cliff next time around. There does seem to be an agenda here. Slate Smooth, slate Global, predict failure, and then when...
Forum: Radio 02-08-2014, 12:36
Replies: 2,791
Views: 291,404
Posted By jon craig
Whoops! The 'I'm in the know when it comes to...

Whoops! The 'I'm in the know when it comes to what goes inside Global Towers' facade gets dealt another blow. Must be embarrassing for you!
Forum: Radio 02-08-2014, 09:37
Replies: 175
Views: 17,435
Posted By jon craig
If true, it's not unreal at all. Global have...

If true, it's not unreal at all. Global have chosen a new route for Capital Xtra following the rebrand from Choice, moving away from a very London-centric urban-focused sound, and introducing more...
Forum: Radio 01-08-2014, 20:25
Replies: 2,791
Views: 291,404
Posted By jon craig
Just a selection, and some of those were played...

Just a selection, and some of those were played more than once! It wasn't me that said 'no love songs'!
Forum: Radio 01-08-2014, 19:54
Replies: 2,791
Views: 291,404
Posted By jon craig
Bruno Mars - When I Was Your Man John Legend -...

Bruno Mars - When I Was Your Man
John Legend - All Of Me
Ellie Goulding - How Long Will I Love You
Passenger - Let Her Go
Aerosmith - I Don't Want To Miss A Thing

All played today on the love...
Forum: Radio 22-07-2014, 11:15
Replies: 32
Views: 2,861
Posted By jon craig
Far more likely that it's contributions like...

Far more likely that it's contributions like yours that make them think 'why bother?'
Forum: Radio 19-05-2014, 23:25
Replies: 131
Views: 12,496
Posted By jon craig
You're right - the methodology, sample size,...

You're right - the methodology, sample size, demographics, use of trends etc are sound and the results are as accurate as you could expect from research of this type, however the fundamental flaw is...
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