.Cillian Murphy is set to join BBC Radio 6 Music for a run of shows covering Guy Garvey.
The Peaky Blinders actor will be on-air Sundays, 2-4pm, from 3 March until Summer 2019, whilst Guy takes an extended break to work on his next album.
Brief news items and worthy reads from around the web:
SoundCloud at the Grammys: The music industry had its big awards show last weekend, and several of the nominees emerged into mainstream recognition through the SoundCloud ecosystem.
Universal Music Group’s fourth-quarter results have been posted by parent company Vivendi, capping a big year and leaving any potential buyers with more information about what the label has to offer. UMG’s revenue for the period totaled €6.
Stingray has taken its Toronto hip hop station 93.5 The Move (CFXJ-FM) back to its roots, signing on Monday morning as Flow 93.5, the brand it originally launched with in 2001, as Canada’s first urban contemporary station.
Australian Radio Network has announced Anna Crotti as senior producer for WSFM’s Jonesy & Amanda in the Morning.
Crotti takes on the role after Millie Michael was promoted to executive producer following the exit of Laura Bouchet.
“It is rare to find public, private and community radio working together, but they are doing so for this radio festival,” said UNESCO representative Al-Amin Yusuph, opening the Delhi Radio Festival on World Radio Day.