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This weeks featured song is Bastille - Weapon

  • Torn Apart
    Bastille
  • I Loved You
    Blonde
  • Dangerous
    David Guetta
  • Sound of Change
    Dirty Heads
  • Can't Stop Playing
    Dr. Kucho! & Gregor Salto
  • Video Girl
    FKA twigs
  • The Weekend
    Generik
  • Gabriel Garzón-Montano - Everything Is Everything
  • Gareth Malone’s All Star Choir - Wake Me Up
  • Muse - Follow Me
  • Band Aid 30 - Do They Know It's Christmas?
  • Foo Fighters - Something From Nothing
  • Taylor Swift - Blank Space
  • Kasabian - stevie
  • Nickelback - What Are You Waiting For
  • Shawn Mendes - Something Big
  • Logic - Under Pressure
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    The W!ZARD Sessions Fully Booked For 2014

    W!ZARD Radio Station is proud to announce that The W!ZARD Sessions is now fully booked out for the remainder of 2014 - with 2015 slots being taken already. The slot, launched this past September, has proved to be one of the most successful new radio shows being broadcasted on the Station. The show acts as a performance platform, with a different talented electronic producer taking over each week with an exclusive guest mix. Keep it WR for the weekly announcements.

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    Today (31/10/2014) it has been announced that W!ZARD Events has been shut down imminently. The W!ZARD Radio Media sector, dedicated to advising, operating and managing exclusive and varied events in both the public and private sector has been given the boot a midst plans to introduce a new service in the company instead. An announcement is expected next week.

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    Kaleya's Cover Contest

    In this weeks show, Kaleya looked at five of the biggest YouTube covers of Blame It On Me by George Ezra. It was released as the fourth single from his debut studio album, Wanted on Voyage (2014). It peaked at number 6 on the Official Charts and is already certified silver. Ezra appeared on the "Introducing..." stage at Glastonbury in 2013, and came fifth in the BBC's Sound of 2014 poll. 2014 is set to be a huge year for George!

     

    This song has been covered by five talented Youtubers.  The winner will be announced on Kaleya’s show on Sunday 22nd November 2014, between 9pm and 10pm! Don't forget to vote and support your favourite cover. If your favourite cover doesn't win, you've only got yourself to blame!

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    Darlia, Becky Hill and Fope Jegede to join DJ James Gilmore

    On Friday 21st November 2014, DJ James Gilmore will be joined by some of the biggest new names in the music industry on his weekly radio show.

    Following a previously unforeseen family event, DJ James Gilmore cancelled his radio show for the 14th of November 2014, promising a return on Friday 21st November 2014 with a huge line-up as Christmas and the New Year approaches.

    Confirmed to appear on the show is Darlia (who DJ James Gilmore interviewed on their last tour) backstage at their last night at KOKO in Camden supporting ex-My Chemical Romance lead singer Gerard Way.

    Darlia are "one of the most exciting rock bands in the UK" (The Guardian, 2014), producing music comparable to that of Nirvana, Liam Gallagher, S*M*A*S*H and the Stereophonics. The three piece of Blackpool, consisting of Nathan Day (vocals), Dave Williams (bass) and Jack Bentham (drums) hit the airwaves big time this past year with their singles "Dear Diary" and "Stars Are Aligned".

    As well as that, DJ James Gilmore will be interviewing the vocal talent that is Becky Hill.

    Becky Hill first appeared on the first series of The Voice UK on BBC when she was on Team Jessie J. Since then, she has featured on many chart smashing tracks - including Afterglow (by Wilkinson), Powerless (By Rudimental) and, most recently, Gecko (by Oliver Heldens) which topped the charts, making her the first ever The Voice UK contestant to get a Number 1. Her latest track, "Losing", is out now.

    The show will also feature a chat with W!ZARD News' TV critic, Fope Jegede, about the world of TV in the past week and Caleb Hyles (presenting this weeks episode of Show:Me) is on for a sneak peek of what he has coming up.

    Make sure you don't miss DJ James Gilmore's world famous Friday show... from 4.00pm to 7.00pm (UK) exclusively on W!ZARD Radio Station.

    The TriForce Short Film Festival 2014

    On Saturday 22nd November 2014, W!ZARD Radio Station and W!ZARD News will be at BAFTA in London for The TriForce Short Film Festival 2014 red carpet event.

    The TriForce Short Film Festival was set up to support the careers of film directors, producers and screenwriters working in the short independent film sector and increase diversity and collaboration in short film production. Its aim is to find and acknowledge innovative storytelling and connect filmmakers and industry professionals.

    The 2014 TFSFF has secured impressive talent from the TV and film industry for its judging panel, including Olivia Colman, Kathy Burke, Kwame Kwie Armah, writer and showrunner Tony Jordan, Star Wars producer Gary Kurtz and award winning playwright Bola Agbaje

    The judges will choose the finalists from hundreds of submissions, as well as the overall winner, which will be announced at the red carpet gala event.

    Make sure you keep it W!ZARD Radio Station and W!ZARD News for all of the latest action, straight from the carpet.

    Magtfuld Replaces DJ Philipp Korbler

    Following the exit of DJ Philipp Korbler on Saturday 22nd November 2014, it has been announced that Magtfuld will replace Philipp as the "Face of EDM" on W!ZARD Radio Station from Friday 5th December 2014.

    Magtfuld is a rising star in the electronic world. At the age of 16, this Danish producer is already creating a stir in the EDM scene after gaining huge support from world legend Markus Schulz who made a mash-up of Magtfuld's release "Pumpin" and played it in Ibiza as part of his set list. His latest remix hit Number 19 on the Beatport charts already picking up support from Gregor Salto.

    Not just will he be bringing Copenhagen to W!ZARD Radio Station as the new Face of EDM, but he's also bringing one hell of a party.

    Philipp's exit from the Station comes increased workload from his other commitments, putting the quality of his radio shows at high risk. His leaving agreement was founded at the beginning of November. He joined W!ZARD Radio Station in September 2012, being one of the first international presenters that the Station held. Management spotted him when he used to send in messages and contribute to many of the Station's shows - prompting discussion for him to join as a presenter. Since then, he has held the Friday and Saturday 12pm to 1pm (UK) time slot, specializing in electronic music.

    Magtfuld will be taking all of Philipp's on-air responsibilities. On Friday's (12.00pm to 1.00pm) he will host a show called "Magtfuld Presents:" whereby a series of DJ's will hold residencies on-air, lasting months. On Saturday's (12.00pm to 1.00pm) he will host his own show called, "Magtfuld" live on W!ZARD Radio Station. As well as that, he will host The W!ZARD Sessions (Saturday, 8.00pm to 9.00pm), introducing the different acts each week.

    Don't miss Magtfuld's first radio show, 12.00pm to 1.00pm (UK) exclusively on W!ZARD Radio Station.

    Saturday Night's EDM Guests

    Saturday Night's on W!ZARD Radio Station are infamous for showcasing some of the best in electronic music - from both upcoming and big name artists. The late night electro kicks off at 8.00pm (UK) every Saturday with The W!ZARD Sessions, followed by Andi Durrant's Electrik Playground from 9.00pm (UK) to 11.00pm (UK) ending with Al Walser from 11.00pm (UK) to Midnight (UK) to end off the weekend.

    This weekend, as with every weekend, W!ZARD Radio Station has two hugely exciting names coming on-air for exclusive guest mixes...

    The W!ZARD Sessions
    Genetix take over The W!ZARD Sessions for 1 hour with a custom-made guest mix. Genetix, Matt Sharp and Rich Dawson, started out producing D&B in late 2006 under various alias's and built up a large catalogue of vinyl and digital releases. Their debut production together, "Squid Attack", caught the attention of the scene in a big way with support from the likes of Nero, Sub Focus, Flux Pavillion and Funtcase amongst many others.

    Since then the duo have continued to raise the bar with many vinyl and digital releases across all aspects of dubstep. A collab with Funtcase and some of their solo tracks saw releases on Circus Records amonst others. In 2013 Genetix launched their own label "Big Tuna". The first release entitled "$$$ Ep" saw support from major radio stations and reached No.7 in the Beatport chart. It's safe say Genetix are smashing it and will continue to do so!

    Andi Durrant's Electrik Playground
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    Make sure you don't miss EDM Saturday nights from 8.00pm (UK) to Midnight (UK) exclusively on W!ZARD Radio Station. You won't get closer to the best talent than right now.

    W!ZARD Studios Launches

    W!ZARD RADIO MEDIA ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF W!ZARD STUDIOS

    ONLINE BLOGGER, JONATHAN ROSS’ DAUGHTER HONEY ROSS DUE TO LAUNCH ONLINE PODCAST SERIES BEFORE LAUNCH OF PODCAST FROM POPULAR ONLINE MUSIC BLOG ‘THE LAST MIXED TAPE’ IN 2015.

    03 OCT – Today, W!ZARD Radio Media’s Managing Director, James Gilmore, officially announced the launch of the newest subsidiary of the W!ZARD Radio Media enterprise, W!ZARD Studios. The service is set to replace the previously dormant W!ZARD Events imminently.

    W!ZARD Studios is set to be the production arm of W!ZARD Radio Media, producing and managing a variety of products outside of the brands current realm.

    Already booked for production is a bi-weekly online podcast series from Honey Ross (daughter of Jonathan Ross, blogger under the name of ‘Honey Kinny’) set to launch on Christmas Day online and on iTunes. Following that, The Last Mixed Tape Podcast (based on the popular online music blog) will launch on 17th January 2015 for another bi-weekly series.

    Managing Director James Gilmore comments, “W!ZARD Studios has been in mind since I initially launched the brand in 2010 at the age of 12. The idea of being able to produce and work with talent from a variety of projects unrelated to the radio station or record label themselves has always been extremely exciting and I am extremely proud to welcome the new service amongst our already strong line-up of products and services”.

    He continued, “Honey Ross is an extreme talent in her own right and I am beyond excited to be able to finally work with her on such a project. Planning the podcast series with her over the past few weeks has been a rollercoaster ride and I cannot wait for it to continue. The Last Mixed Tape is a leading independent music blog that does incredible work for unsigned talent in the UK and it is an honour to be able to work with them on this.”

    Plans for the future include expanding into games, short film and music production.

    In Concert with... Nirvana

    Every week, on his show, Joey Abels throws his audience into the live experience by putting them in the center of a true rock concert! But, there are no mosh pits, stampedes or pyrotechnics and everyone can be apart of the experience from the comfort of their own home!

    The experience is in the form of a rebroadcast of a live concert from some of the biggest rock bands in the world - including the likes of Green Day, The White Stripes, Whitesnake, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Squeeze, Oasis, Nazareth, Elvis Presley, Bruce Springsteen, Arcade Fire, Arctic Monkeys and more!

    The W!ZARD Radio Station backlog of concert recordings is extensive, and each week it is opened during Joey's show. BUT... the concert each week is a surprise. During the show, Joey will give clues as to who the concert is from before he plays it.

    This weeks concert was from Nirvana!

    You can hear the concert NOW by listening to 'Joey Abels' on W!ZARD Repeats. The concert is roughly 80minutes through the show.

    Don't miss Joey Abel's rock show, every Friday night from 8.00pm to 10.00pm (UK) exclusively on W!ZARD Radio Station.

    Special Broadcast: Knife Party

    On Sunday 23rd November 2014, W!ZARD Radio Station will partner up with Knife Party for a physical CD release of their new album, 'Abandon Ship'.

    The partnership will take place in the form of a special radio show, whereby W!ZARD Radio Station will broadcast the entire new album, from front to cover, uninterrupted and back-to-back. The show will be hosted by DJ James Gilmore.

    Knife Party is a name with which anyone with even a passing interest in electronic music will be familiar. Formed of Rob Swire and Gareth McGrillen (both ex-members of Pendulum), their ferocious productions have driven their rapid ascent through dance music's ranks from unkown entity to dance floor conquering scene leaders, and festival headlines.

    Their debut EP, "100% No Modern Talking" was released in December 2001 and racked up over 50,000 downloads in less than 12 hours on the first day of it's release. The EP has now received over 1 million downloads worldwide and has broken into the iTunes Top 10 Charts in both the UK, US and Australia as well as reaching No. 1 in the Beatport Releases Chart.

    Don't miss this special broadcast, this Sunday 23rd November 2014 from 4.00pm to 5.00pm (UK) exclusively on W!ZARD Radio Station.

    Caleb Hyles Take Over Show:Me

    We are now into our third rotation of 'Show:Me', the revolutionary radio show that connects music lovers and their fans with their favourite artists from around the world. The show also gives listeners the opportunity to discover new talent and interact with them.

    Each week the show features a talented artist or band. The producers have signed up an international bill of artists to present the show including Beth McCarthy (UK), Caleb Hyles (USA), Kenny Foster (USA), Featuring X (Ireland) and Travis Oaks (Ireland).

    The next Show: Me will broadcast on Friday 21st November 2014 and will be hosted by Caleb Hyles.

    Caleb Hyles is a singer-songwriter from the US. His struck a chord with YouTube users worldwide after his cover of “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen got over 6 million views. Currently, his channel has over 10,500,000 views.

    Caleb manages to bend his voice in all sorts of ways to make it suit an endless list of famous voices. Perhaps that’s why he’s such a good singer on musical soundtracks – and with a love of rock and pop on his side – Caleb is truly versatile.

    Make sure you don't miss this exciting show, exclusively on W!ZARD Radio Station.