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FCUM Radio schedule week beginning 24/05/10


07:00 Folk In The Morning
08:00 The Shindig Breakfast Show
10:00 Red Rebel Radio
11:00 Dadrock & Dance
13:00 The Funktion Room
14:00 The Michael Ward Hour
15:00 Freestylin’ with Finton
16:00 The Cellar Tapes Mod Edition
17:00 Hidden Gems with Scott Taylor
18:00 The Roost
19:00 Northern Lights
20:00 Matt Nickson’s Jazz Selection
21:00 FCUM Radio Jukebox
01:00 Close

Welcome and News

Three Days To Go!

Well, the posters have been printed, the bands have been booked, the venue’s ready. It’s go time people.

An update for you all ahead of the first ever FCUM Radio gig.

I know I’ve been talking your ears off about this gig for a few weeks now, but it’s very exciting for all of us here at FCUM Radio, so after this week I’ll leave it, I promise. Right up until the end of June that is when FCUM Radio Summer Proms II will be happening.

Weds 26 May 2010

Retro Bar, Sackville Street, Manchester

£3 Entry

All proceeds donated straight to the development fund.

Please come and support the night and support our move to Ten Acres.

Presenter and Show Details

- The Shindig Breakfast (08:00)

Listen to FCUM Radio’s Breakfast Show for the Shindig Pick Of The Week and Shindig Song For The Ladies in addition to a news injection in the form of The 9am Review. In conjuncture with the UK’s first attempt at a heatwave this year our them of the week is .... ’Weather - The Good, The Bad & The Windy’.


- Red Rebel Radio (10:00)

Back with their critically acclaimed shed-based show, Swampy & Pace are here with insight, interviews and current events.


- Dadrock & Dance with Rockin’ John Cron (11:00)

Following regular slots on Radio Caroline and manchesterismusic.co.uk, FCUM Radio now host Rockin’ John Cron’. RJC will be playing classic rock n roll and plenty of foot tapping favourites. Join John for two tracks of the same name - different song.


- The Funktion Room (13:00)

Martin Abrams brings you an hour of quality funk and soul from across the decades. Features include The Noises From Next Door, Go Funk Yourself and This Dub is My Dub.


- The Michael Ward Hour (14:00)

Michael continues his reviews of his pick of this year’s festivals as well as his Album Of The Week and a Turn It Up To Eleven track. Tune in for modern music with folk & electronica from across the globe.


- Freestylin’ With Finton (15:00)

Finton packs an hour with Modern Soul and Hip Hop favourites from across the decades. He also graces the airwaves with his Three to Play What I Want - Any Old Time feature, which is three rather tenuously linked (yet superbly selected) favourites of Finton’s.


- The Cellar Tapes Mod Edition (16:00)

The Shindig Breakfast Show sidekick Ben Hughes stretches his legs with a branch of his highly acclaimed series called ’The Cellar Tapes’. This edition features a variety of Mod treats as well as regular features Continental Corner and The Modfather.


- Hidden Gems with Scott Taylor (17:00)

With his feet rooted within Soul and Motown, tune in to Scott Taylor’s Hidden Gems to hear some rare tracks as well as a Featured Artist and Make Way For The Original.


- The Roost with Stuart James (18:00)

Stuart James features a label each week and highlights his pick of the artists from the featured label. This week Stuart also takes a look at Lightnin’ Hopkins and interviews bassist Mathew Henn from local unsigned garage blues band Hard Luck Child.


- Northern Lights (19:00)

Steven Wood plays Northern favourites in addition to some recent rarities and fantastic finds. Listen again for You Never Hear It On The Radio and Undercover.


- Matt Nickson’s Jazz Selection (20:00)

Matt presents his immense encyclopedic knowledge for Jazz to FCUM Radio, bringing an hour of quality jazzy goodness to your evenings.


Become a FCUM Radio volunteer

Do you ...

Fancy yourself as a DJ or a Presenter?

Have your own ideas for a show, music based or not?

Don’t quite know where to begin?

If so, we’d love to hear from you. We are open to ideas and can provide training and support to get you up and running.

Get in touch at Station@fcumradio.co.uk All ideas are genuinely welcome and we can help you get your ideas off the ground, and join the team of volunteers here at FCUM Radio.

So we hope you enjoy this week’s shows on FC United of Manchester Radio, more new content next week!

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iTunes: www.fcum.tv/listen.pls


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First Posted ~ 09:39 Mon 24 May 2010
News ID ~ 2904
Last Updated ~ 12:36 Mon 21 May 2018