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Boom Radio launches its new sister station Boom Rock

Boom Rock has launched today playing album rock, hard  rock, psychedelic and prog, plus folk, new wave and west coast favourites.

Publication date: 14.02.2024

Boom Rock to launch in February as additional spin-off service from Boom Radio

A new spin-off radio station is launching in February called Boom Rock to go with Boom Radio and Boom Light. The third service from Phil Riley and David Lloyd’s growing radio brand will be available from launch on DAB digital radio in Nottingham and online.

Publication date: 07.01.2024

Paul O’Grady special plus Tarrant and Rippon to Boom Radio this Christmas

Christmas on Boom Radio includes a musical celebration of Paul O’Grady with Julian Clary plus Chris Tarrant and Angela Rippon return with festive programmes.

Publication date: 05.12.2023

Chris Tarrant returns to Boom Radio to host his first Christmas special on Boxing Day

Former Capital Breakfast host Chris Tarrant is back at Boom Radio to host his first Christmas special for the station. The Who Wants to be Millionaire presenter will be on-air from 4pm on Boxing Day playing his own choice of music.

Publication date: 04.12.2023

Boom Radio CEO Phil Riley talks about 50 years of commercial radio

Today we continue to ask senior radio executives about 50 years of commercial radio as Boom Radio CEO Phil Riley takes up the five questions.

Publication date: 05.10.2023

Michael Aspel helps Boom Radio celebrate 50 years of commercial radio with a day of special programmes

Michael Aspel returns to lead a day of special programmes on Boom Radio to mark the 50th anniversary of commercial radio. Michael hosted Capital Radio’s morning show in London from 1974 – 1984 and joins fellow early Capital presenter Graham Dene on-air on Boom Radio on Sunday October 8th.

Publication date: 27.09.2023

Paul McKenna returns to broadcasting to host Boom Radio show

Renowned author and hypnotherapist Paul McKenna is returning to broadcasting 33 years after he left a successful radio career to host a show on Boom Radio.

Publication date: 07.09.2023

Boom Radio hires Paul O’Grady for Christmas Day show

After 13 years at BBC Radio 2, Paul O’Grady is joining Boom Radio to host a special show on Christmas Day. He’ll be on-air at midday from his home joined by his former producer Malcolm Price. Paul commented: “Looking forward to being back on the wireless for Christmas Day lunch with the usual unpredictable mayhem! Malcolm and I have been missing you all so I hope you will find us in our latest radio home at Boom.”...

Publication date: 21.11.2022

Former chart show presenters to host countdowns on Boom Radio

Boom Radio will mark the 70th anniversary of the record chart on Sunday 20th November with a day of special programmes featuring former chart show presenters. The celebrations on Boom will also include playing the first-ever record chart in full from 1952...

Publication date: 03.11.2022

David Hamilton fronts new £1m marketing campaign for Boom Radio

Boom Radio has launched a new million-pound marketing campaign to attract more listeners. It will feature a TV ad with David Hamilton talking about his life in music, with more versions to come. The year-long campaign was planned and bought by MediaLab, with creative production by Koala TV...

Publication date: 11.10.2022