Tag Archives: Jazz FM

  1. Former jazz junior opens EFG London jazz festival

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    November 22, 2017 by dontbringlulubook

    One of Ron Onions’ former jazz disciples opened the EFG London Jazz Festival. Chris Phillips presents the mid-morning show on …
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  2. Ron Onions’ position threatened at LBC

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    December 10, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    In a long, successful career in journalism, ‘Lulu’ co-author Ron Onions was never sacked. There was just two examples of …
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  3. How the launch of JAZZ FM went sour – in Radio Today.

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    February 22, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    The story of the jazz music station’s launch can be read here: https://madmimi.com/p/e306e5?fe=1&pact=28392894944# Jazz FM launched on March the 4th …
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  4. Don’t Bring Lulu author launched Jazz FM

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    February 11, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    Jazz FM started dry runs this month 25 years ago in preparation for its launch in 1990. Ron Onions was the station …
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  5. Jazz FM’s early beginnings…

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    July 26, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Jazz FM is a still fairly young in radio terms. Ron Onions OBE was a broadcasting pioneer and Jazz FM’s very first programme controller bringing stability and a perfect sense of judgement for a launch. For Ron, taking the job of programme controller was well suited because his lifelong love of Jazz combined with the revolutionary techniques of radio journalism brought in over the states made this a well suited route to follow career wise.

  6. A Look At Jazz

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    July 26, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    A look at the history and varied styles of Jazz over the past hundred years and the broadcaster Ron Onions’ involvement in the begiinings of Jazz FM.