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Earshot podcast: Richard Newby and Mariana O’Kelly

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Hayley Hayes and Richard Newby at the Earshot bar.

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Earshot podcast: Richard Newby and Mariana O’Kelly

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Show notes

In this edition of the Earshot podcast Richard Newby plays his work from BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 6 Music and Global’s Chill.

Richard Newby thumb compAs one of the UK’s most in-demand freelance producers, Richard works across all the major groups in the UK including the BBC, Global, Celador and Bauer.

In this Earshot podcast he plays his promos from the latest BBC Radio 1 brand campaign, an Iggy Pop flight of fancy from BBC Radio 6 Music, his original compositions for Global’s Chill and Richard reveals the secrets of his vocal processor chain. Goodness.

We hear also from Ogilvy’s Executive Creative Director in South Africa, Mariana O’Kelly about her Cannes Lion award-winning campaign for Lucozade, plus Hayley Hayes is with us, picking out some of your delightful comments about the podcast from the Earshot inbox. Butter us up and we’re all over you.

If you’d like to get in touch or share your production just email us. We love to play audio from around the world – any station – any format, especially if it has an interesting story behind it.


richard and steve

Richard Newby answers Steve Martin’s questions.

Richard and Hayley - old master shot

Hayley points at Richard so you know it’s him. Do your own Old Master joke.

Marianna O'Kelly, Executive Creative Director of Ogilvy, South Africa

Mariana O’Kelly, Executive Creative Director of Ogilvy, South Africa

Here’s the video that accompanies Matt Fisher’s epic mashup for the BBC Radio 1 Big Weekend, described by Richard in the podcast:


Ben Neidle, lauded by Richard is at noise fusion

Matt Fisher talks about the Radio 1 Big Weekend mashup in this report from the Imaging Days 2015.


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Earshot podcast - generic logoEarshot Creative Review theme by Tiger Club Band. Research by Hayley Hayes. Voiceover is Elly Fairman at Hobsons.

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