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Friday, March 20 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
How To Crack UK Radio

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BBC radio heavyweights Steve Lamacq and Huw Stephens reveal how to get a foot in the door at UK radio. How can international artists make the most of initial airplay? Do bands still need pluggers? What are the common mistakes made by artists and labels when launching their band? How important are international events for UK radio?

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George Ergatoudis

Broadcaster, BBC Radio/Radio 1
George Ergatoudis was appointed Head of Music, BBC Radio 1 in October 2005, and added 1Xtra to his remit in April 2009.
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Steve Lamacq

Broadcaster, BBC Introducing
Steve Lamacq is acknowledged as one of the UK’s most avid supporters of new bands, and currently presents 4 - 7pm weekdays on BBC Radio 6 Music.

Dermot O'Leary

Broadcaster, BBC Introducing

Sarah Stennett

Broadcaster, Turn First Artists

Huw Stephens

Broadcaster, BBC Introducing
Huw Stephens presents a new music show on BBC Radio 1 on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.

Friday March 20, 2015 5:00pm - 6:00pm CDT
ACC Room 17A

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