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Surge Radio features on BBC Radio Solent ‘Teenage Takeover’ Launch

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The University of Southampton Students’ Union student-run radio station, Surge Radio, interviewed BBC Radio 1 DJ, Chris Stark, as part of a new launch on BBC Radio Solent last night.

The interview with Chris Stark aired live on Surge on Sunday 23 September and was played on BBC Radio Solent as a part of the launch of their evening show, Teenage Takeover with Stephanie Newenhouse, a new show which aims to celebrate and champion young people.

Chris Stark, who is a University of Southampton and Surge Radio alumnus, appeared as a guest and was interviewed by Surge Radio, … Read the rest

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Surge Radio set to broadcast live at the world-famous Abbey Road Studios

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Surge Radio has been invited to broadcast at the world-famous Abbey Road Studios on Thursday 13 April.

Our student-run station is set to record between 12:00-16:00 on Thursday in a series of four live sessions, which students can listen to on the station’s website at www.surgeradio.co.uk. The broadcast will include live performances from Jerry Williams, a Portsmouth-based singer-songwriter and Will Joseph Cook, an indie solo artist with several million streams on Spotify.

The studio offered the station the broadcast in exchange for a ‘BTR (British Tape Recorder) Workhouse Tape Machine’ which the station had used at their previous studio … Read the rest

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Creative Industries student induction is a roaring success

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Last week, SUSU was over-run with creative students as the Union played host to the largest Creative Industries (CI) training week to have ever been held at the university.

The four-day induction – which was organised and led by VP Democracy and Creative Industries, Megan Downing – brought together members from a range of societies and student groups from the performing arts through to journalism.

Invited members were treated to a packed schedule of events to enable them to excel within their respective societies in the coming year, including sessions in health and safety, media law, budgeting and marketing. Along … Read the rest

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