I think the distinction is between popular radio stations and those where the music is taken seriously - whatever genre it may be. When The Lad was imposed on 6 Music in order to bring in more female listeners, there were complaints about his inane 'banter' (polite word) and the reduction in the amount of music played.
Originally Posted by Flosshilde
What particularly took my breath away in the crit was the suggestion that a varied playlist should not be at the expense of the jolly presenter input. The woman clearly doesn't have a lot of interest in music.
No, Absolute Radio used to be Virgin Radio. Nowt to do with vodka, I don't think.
Originally Posted by french frank