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About BBC Radio 6 Music

Listen online to the internet radio of BBC Radio 6 Music live here, on UK Radio Live!
BBC Radio 6 Music is the most listened to radio in the competition of the only digitally distributed radios with nearly 2.5 million weekly listeners in the UK. Almost every music lover can find his account in the musical palette, because similarly to BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 6 Music compiles its musical line-up mainly from the past 40 years to the present. Sometimes it steps back further in time, and brings some pieces from the 60s, and 70s too. Primarily popular music, and alternative genres fill up the musical repertoire, furthermore live concerts are also broadcasted. BBC Radio 6 Music broadcasts live, the year after year growing 6 Music Festival what is BBC’s music festival in the United Kingdom.
BBC Radio 6 Music morning programmes don't have the generally used "Breakfast" word in their names, but they have the expected good mooded and dynamic characteristics to rev up the listeners on all days of the week. On weekdays from 7:30am to 10:30am Lauren Laverne leads the morning block with diverse content, from music news, to introducing "Album of the Day", and occasionally scientific and poetic topics are also discussed with various guests.

BBC Radio 6 Music music genres: pop, rock, trip-hop, electronica, dance, indie pop, iconic rock

BBC Radio 6 Music is not available on the traditional analogue radio way, but can be reached by almost every digital solution, we recommend the online radio stream.

DAB Digital Radio: BBC Radio 6 Music or 6 Music (UK)

DigitalTV:
Freeview: Channel 707
Freesat: Channel 707
Sky: Channel 0120
Virgin: Channel 909

BBC Radio 6 Music 's slogan: "The place for the best Alternative Music"

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E-mail: Every programme on BBC Radio 6 Music has its own e-mail address. You can find the programmes, and their individual e-mail address, or contact options on the official BBC Radio 6 Music site here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/6music

Postal address: BBC 6 Music, Wogan House, 99 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 7NY

Please start the address on the envelope with the programme name which one You like to send your message to. You can find the exact programme titles on the official BBC Radio 6 Music site's "Schedules" section here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/6music

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News about BBC Radio 6 Music

BBC Radio stations unite for Great British Singalong
The BBC’s national music stations are uniting on Thursday for the Great British Singalong designed to lift the nation’s spirits. BBC Radio 1, Radio 2, 6 Music, 1Xtra and the Asian Network will come together at 9am this Thursday, with each station bringing along one song that they think the public will love to join in with, wherever they are. Greg James will be leading the singalong on Radio 1 with Dermot O’Leary (who is covering for Zoe Ball) on Radio 2, Lauren Laverne on 6 Music, Dotty on 1Xtra, and Harpz Kaur on the Asian Network. Ahead of Thursday morning, each station will be asking their listeners which track they should bring to the singalong, but the final song choices will lie with each of the presenters...More >>
radiotoday.co.uk - 30.03.2020
Temporary weekend schedule for Radio 6 Music
BBC Radio 6 Music will operate with an amended, streamlined weekend schedule, with longer shows starting this Saturday. The BBC says it is having to make temporary changes in order to keep schedules and stations going whilst dealing with unprecedented pressure on our resources, as a result of COVID-19. BBC Radio 1 and BBC Local Radio stations have already announced measures to streamline their schedules, whilst 5 Live is sharing programmes overnight...More >>
radiotoday.co.uk - 25.03.2020
Audio and Radio Industry Awards 2020 – Winners
The winners at the Audio and Radio Industry Awards 2020 have been revealed at an event at the London Palladium. The BBC took home 17 awards including Emma Barnett for Best Speech Presenter on BBC Radio 5 Live, Radio 1 Breakfast with Greg James for Best New Show, The 1Xtra Breakfast Show with Dotty forBest Music Breakfast Show and Elis James and John Robins for Funniest Show on BBC Radio 5 Live. Bauer Media radio brands were recognised on the night with Absolute Radio winning Gold for their coverage for Mental Health Awareness Week as well as their regional station Forth 1 who won Best Local Radio Show...More >>
radiotoday.co.uk - 04.03.2020
RAJAR Q4 2019: New record for digital radio listening
Digital listening share has increased by 11% to a new record of 58.5%, up from 52.6% in Q4 2018 in the latest figures for Q4 2019. They were boosted by the launch of new national commercial digital stations, and the growth of listening online via smart speakers in home and DAB listening in car. Overall digital listening grew by 43.4 million hours or 8% year on year. Listening via online and apps grew by 28.5 million hours (or by 30%) to now account for 12.5% of all listening and 21.5% of digital listening...More >>
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radiotoday.co.uk - 06.02.2020
Shortlist out for Audio and Radio Industry Awards 2020
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radiotoday.co.uk - 15.01.2020
Steve Lamacq goes on tour with BBC Radio 6 Music
Steve Lamacq is taking his BBC Radio 6 Music show to five UK cities during Independent Venue Week 2020. The programme will be live from a tour bus in Newcastle, Sheffield, Cardiff, Exeter and Brixton, and Steve will be welcoming Mercury Prize-nominated Anna Calvi, Nadine Shah and Gruff Rhys, and Self Esteem and Frank Turner on his show from Monday 27 to Friday 31 January. Also appearing on the show are venue owners, movers and shakers and music fans, talking about the importance of independent venues in supporting new, emerging and more established artists and for local audiences too...More >>
radiotoday.co.uk - 09.01.2020
BBC Radio 6 Music Festival 2020 to be held in Camden, London
Lauren Laverne has announced on her BBC Radio 6 Music Breakfast Show that Camden, London will host the 6 Music Festival in 2020. The festival will take place from Friday 6 to Sunday 8 March. Many of 6 Music’s much loved presenters will be broadcasting their shows live from Camden, as the station takes over some of the area’s most iconic venues for the weekend. Highlights will also be shown on BBC Four and BBC iPlayer. There will be events in the day as well as at night, with activity including a series of live performances, spoken word, poetry, Q&A sessions and DJ sets...More >>
www.bbc.co.uk - 17.12.2019
Winners announced for the 2019 Audio Production Awards
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00:00 - 6 Music Recommends
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01:00 - Michael Stipe

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02:00 - Handpicked by 6 Music
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02:30 - The Story of Pop
Episode 2: It Began In Africa
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03:30 - Classic Scottish Albums
Incredible String Band
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04:00 - 6 Music Live Hour
Nazareth, Chris T-T & the Hoodrats and Inca Babies.
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05:00 - 6 Music's Jukebox
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06:00 - Chris Hawkins
08/04/2020
Chris and wants to know what’s winding you up.
08:30 - Lauren Laverne
Stuart Maconie sits in
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12:00 - Shaun Keaveny
08/04/2020
Shaun welcomes another Small Claims Court caller to air & Matt Everitt has the Music News
16:00 - Craig Charles
08/04/2020
Craig Charles at Teatime
19:00 - Marc Riley
3rd Pre Recorded Show - Soak It Up
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21:00 - Gideon Coe
Label Of Love is Savoy
Sessions from Tindersticks, Waxahatchee, The Future Sound Of London.
00:00 - 6 Music Recommends
with Mary Anne Hobbs
Beautiful new music of every texture, colour and origin.
01:00 - The First Time With...
Harvey Goldsmith
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02:00 - Handpicked by 6 Music
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02:30 - The Story of Pop
Episode 3: Blacks, Whites and Blues
Alan Freeman continues his epic series with a look at the importance of blues.
03:30 - Classic Scottish Albums
Heaven Or Las Vegas by The Cocteau Twins
Robin Guthrie discusses the Cocteau Twins' sixth album, Heaven or Las Vegas.
04:00 - 6 Music's Jukebox
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Chris Hawkins takes you through the early hours playing back to back music.
05:00 - 6 Music's Jukebox
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Chris Hawkins takes you through the early hours playing back to back music.