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FCUM Radio - daily schedule for the week beginning 09/08/10

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........7 Days and Counting.....

Yes dear friends, Launch Day is now only a matter of days away, and here at FCUM Radio, final preparations are being carried out for Monday the 16th of August, and we volunteers at this station would like to thank you all for the support and enthusiasm shown towards the station as it has developed over recent months to this stage.

The launch of the new look FCUM Radio takes place on Monday 16th of August 2010. Don’t forget to tell your friends about the FCUM Radio Launch Day, and don’t forget to tune in on the day from 11am.

So for one last time, please find below this week’s daily content from FCUM Radio.

Presenter and Show Details

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 FCUM Radio Gig Guide
17:00 Hidden Gems with Scott Taylor
18:00 The Roost
19:00 Northern Lights
20:00 Matt Nickson’s Jazz Selection
21:00 Soul Unsigned
22:00 Downtempo Sessions
23:00 Jukebox
01:00 Close

- 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. This week’s theme of the week is ....... Loveliness!


- Red Rebel Radio (10:00)

Back with their critically acclaimed shed-based show, Swampy & Pace are here with insight, interviews and current events. Will our heroes make it out of the dungeon this week? Tune in to find out.


- Dadrock & Dance (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)

Playing modern indie, electronica and folk. Join Michael for his Album of the Week, his Turn It Up To Eleven track of the week and inspiring new music from around 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.


- FCUM Radio Gig Guide (16:00)

The FCUM Radio Gig Guide returns this week, join Marv as he celebrates the best of what Manchester has to offer this week. If you are in an unsigned band and have a gig coming up, please email


- Hidden Gems (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 (18:00)

Stuart James features an artist each week and highlights his pick of their tunes and tales. theroost@fcumradio.co.uk

- 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.


- Soul Unsigned (21:00)

Brought to you by www.soulunsigned.com, tune in every night at 9pm for UK based unsigned soul, funk, r&b and much more.
- Downtempo Sessions (22:00)

Join Chris Rogers for chilled out, acoustic marvels and some classics for good measure. On top of the great playlists, Chris features Local Heroes and Acoustic Duo.

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?
Not 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.

You can listen to FCUM Radio by clicking on the following links:

iTunes: www.fcum.tv/listen.pls
Windows Media Player: www.fcum.tv/listen.asx

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First Posted ~ 15:26 Mon 9 Aug 2010
News ID ~ 3010
Last Updated ~ 17:14 Fri 11 Oct 2013