Tag Archives: music

  1. Jazz FM launched on a blue note – 25 years ago this week.

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    March 1, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

      Author’s own pic Jazz was the passion of Jazz FM’s first station director Ron Onions. But it was a …
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  2. We Have All The Time In The World

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    November 23, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    In the article ‘A Divine Voice for Sassy Sarah’ we learn about the jazz icon behind Sarah Onions’ name. An …
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  3. Commercial Radio

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    September 30, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    There are so many options for radio today. Content varies from genres of music to news/sports; debates; specialist audience…the lists …
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  4. Don’t Bring Lulu – Book Extract

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    September 21, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Doris In the summer of 1961 I realized that I was pregnant again.  We had a momentary mental wobble when, …
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  5. Royal Academy of music

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    September 21, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    ‘Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent’ – Victor Hugo The …
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  6. Don’t Bring Lulu Extract: Doris

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    August 23, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Doris Louise Elizabeth Onions was born sometime after midday on Sunday, 25th March 1962. It had been a long and …
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  7. 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.