May 4th-26th sees the 47th annual Brighton Festival – a three week celebration of music, theatre, dance, circus, art and film that takes place across Brighton & Hove. This year the Guest Artistic Director is children’s author, broadcaster and former Children’s Laureate, Michael Rosen, making his own special mark on the Festival. RadioReverb, Brighton’s local community… Read more
Artists and Trainers – Call for Expressions of Interest Heads Together Productions http://headstogether.org/ is putting a call out for people interested in delivering training for our community radio projects; ELFM in East Leeds http://www.elfm.co.uk, and Two Valleys Radio in Kirklees http://www.twovalleysradio.co.uk With both community radio projects developing strongly and with new opportunities on offer for both;… Read more
BROADCASTING HISTORY Giant radios make waves across Liverpool city centre From 18 – 22 February 2013, Liverpool is to welcome some radio interference to its streets, created by young people broadcasting their passion for local history. Waves on the Mersey, an idea created by Open the Door Theatre in Education, will bring five giant radios… Read more
The Rural Media Company have made a short film highlighting the Bacc for the Future campaign and the importance of creative subjects in schools. Please click the following link to see the short film and we’d appreciate if you could click support with either Twitter or Facebook we need to reach 500 supporters! http://thndr.it/VUaYEY
basic.fm are inviting proposals to commission four new audio art works that will form part of basic.fm’s library collection. basic.fm’s new audio commissions will feature frequently in the programme between events, broadcast takeovers and regular shows. This growing collection represents a library of works for broadcast, which to date includes commissioned work from Mark Vernon,… Read more
Student, professional, artist or journalist. Enter the SoundArt Radio Competition First Spark Festival 2013
First Spark celebrates the overlooked festival of Imbolc, or Candlemas, the earliest signs of spring, and a time for new ideas in radio, transmission art and electronic music. First Spark 2013 has the subheading ‘Alternatives to Journalism’ as we explore many ways to tell the stories that cross our path or affect us from far… Read more
MAPPING THE NORTH’S DIGITAL ASSETS A commission opportunity by Pixel Palace at Tyneside Cinema (UK) http://thepixelpalace.org Pixel Palace is the digital media arts programme at Tyneside Cinema working with new media artists, technologists, curators and audiences to reflect upon cinema’s past, expanded present and its all-pervasive future. Tyneside Cinema has been awarded a grant by… Read more
Call for submissions: Plymouth Community Radio engagement project We are looking for audio submissions, for use in a short radio production which aims to engage thought and participation in Plymouth Community Radio (launching on FM, July 2013). Suggested responses: Experimental Music | Poetry | Soundscapes | Electroacoustic Works | Spoken Word Deadline for submissions is… Read more
‘Cornucopia Radio’ was created in 2008 by a number of local writers and performers to create professional produced audio-drama/comedy shows which could be re-broadcast by the growing number of ‘Community Radio’ stations across the UK and also distributed to a potential international audience through digital platforms like ITunes. Their latest drama débuted online last week,… Read more
or-bits.com is inviting artists to submit work for inclusion in the project 128kbps objects, a week-long internet radio broadcast on basic.fm that will explore the idea of objects in transformation. basic.fm is a net radio broadcast project initiated by Pixel Palace. We are looking after it and nurturing it in the hope that one day… Read more
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Date: 8:30-11am, 15 May 2012 Venue: Museum of London 150 London Wall, EC2Y 5HN Arts Council England is bringing together the people behind some of London’s most exciting cultural celebrations for the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer, in an event at the Museum of London. It’ll be an opportunity to talk to… Read more
Happy Birthday to us! Happy Birthday to us! Happy Birthday Soundart Radio, Happy Birthday to us! We can hardly believe we’ve been going for 5 years this weekend. Help us celebrate on Saturday night with a Dartington College of Arts themed event in studio 3, Dartington, where so many great bands formed, and where we… Read more
“GET UP, STAND UP” Turning Young People into Leaders through the Arts Organised by Dr Nathalie Teitler Friday, October 28th – 09.00 to 16.00 Building bridges between the worlds of activism, art and politics to make young people the heart of their communities and leaders of positive change Putting Creativity at the Heart of Young… Read more
Rockhouse Fam is a an arts organisation with the objective to empower and showcase the abundance of talent in people from poorer communities and from ethnic minorities. We work with people from all backgrounds. We do music media & film productions, are based in Sheffield. We have produced some music and music videos which can… Read more
Are you an aspiring radio journalist aged 16-25? Roundhouse Radio is looking for reporters to join the production team for Round 1, our flagship documentary series. Gain experience working on this exceptional podcast which explores the lives of young athletes preparing to compete in the 2012 Olympics. You’ll need to have a good level of… Read more
Community Media Association is working with Arts Council England and Voluntary Arts Network to encourage arts and community media organisations to work together. As part of this ongoing work we are coordinating a series of one day events across England designed to illustrate how arts and community media are working together and inspiring future collaborations…. Read more