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Global Radio creative, centre stage in Edinburgh 2014

Global Radio will put the art of radio creativity centre stage at this years Edinburgh Fringe Festival with ‘Open Studio Sessions’

The Imaging Days are coming

Organiser Anthony Timmers explains the thinking behind the first ever European event about radio imaging and production.

Embrace the radio anorak says David Harber

Can jingle anoraks help us understand how to turn listeners into fans?

30 ideas in 45 minutes – session video from 2014

The RadioDays Europe and Nik Goodman conference provides this concentrated feast of creativity.

The role of the producer – workshop

What makes a good radio producer? Radio execs from Bauer and BBC Radio 1 share their insights …

The sound of your station – masterclass

Chris Nicoll – Head of Production at Capital FM and Capital XTRA gives his top tips to upcoming producers on how to get the best for their on-air station sound.

2013 Arqiva commercial radio award winners

Earshot Creative takes a look at the 2013 Arqiva Commercial Radio Award winners in the Marketing, Imaging and Production categories.

Earshot podcast: VOX 2013

Hello to a new series of the Earshot podcast with this edition direct from VOX, the annual conference for voiceovers and producers. Presented by ambassador of radio Steve Martin.

2013 Sony Radio Academy award winners review

Earshot Creative takes a look at some of the winners of this years Sony Awards in the production and marketing awards.

Sony Radio Academy Awards 2013

All the gems of radio’s biggest night in stats and charts. See the winners scoreboard from the Sony Radio Academy Awards.

5 creative marketing ideas from Student Radio

Get some ideas from the broadcasters of tomorrow with five nifty marketing ideas from student radio in this guest blog post from Stephen Dew

Student Radio Awards 2012 nominees

The radio talent of tomorrow get their first glimpse of radio success as nominations for the 2012 Student Radio Awards were announced tonight including nominations for the much anticipated “Best Marketing & Station Sound” gong.

2012 Arqiva award winners review

So, in what seems like a timely tradition with Earshot – lets take a look into some of the production and marketing worthy winners at the 2012 Arqiva Commerical Radio Awards.

Spark FM’s golden, delicious win in the big apple.

The New York Festivals are often the preserve of large media groups and production houses, but Sunderland’s student station gained remarkable success there too.

World Wide radio summit

ReelWorld’s European Director Anthony Gay attended the 2012 World Wide Radio Summit in Los Angeles. This is what he made of it…

Title first, feature second?

Could this be a secret route to a great radio idea?

2012 radio production awards

The Radio Academy and the Radio Independents Group have launched the Radio Production Awards for 2012 with up to five categories which could be won by station imaging and promos producers.

URN: the kind of noise students make

Student Radio Station, URN in Nottingham picked up Gold for Best Marketing and Station Sound at the 2011 Student Radio Awards. Lou Nash, from URN tells us about how revising the station brand to a more focused ‘student sound’ helped the station win gold.

Route into radio

Skillset and The Radio Academy have launched a fantastic new resource today called Route Into Radio. It gives young people a real insight...

The next radio conference

If you work in radio and wear a suit then Thursday 15th September might be a good day to leave it at Johnsons. While your best worsted...