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News

Following the sad news of the death on 8th August at the age of 81 of singer and songwriter Lamont Dozier of the Holland, Dozier, Holland songwriting partnership, Kenny Tosh will pay tribute in this week's Revival Show at 19:00 GMT on Thursday 11th August, with repeats on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.



We're taking it easy over the summer, so the Random Playlist will be updated from time to time, but not every week; until September when the weekly updates will resume.



Because our affiliate in Australia, Unique Radio, is experiencing some technical issues, the rebroadcasts on shortwave will be off the air for some weeks. We'll give details when they resume.



Coming in September.....The Tony Currie Show returns.....brand-new Pluggin Baby Radio Show with Emma Scott....Cherry Red Radio is back.....another chance to enjoy our musical sitcom set on a fictitious pirate radio ship, Pirate Pops....the return of Europe's Heartbeat with Ewan Spence, Golden Days with Alan Thompson and all the regulars.



Last updated at 14:34 GMT on Wednesday 17th August 2022. Programme schedule updated.

LOUNGE MUSIC our record label

Our associated record label, Lounge Music has released another album from Leapy Lee titled 'Leapy Lee's 50th Anniversary Album'. Download it now for GBP 7.89 from Amazon here. We have released four volumes of The Lively Lounge and three of TV themes in our Sounds Visual series along with albums by Tony Hatch, Johnny Pearson and Jill Keating. Our releases are all downloadable from Amazon and iTunes, and all of the tracks are streamed via Spotify and Google.



Currently available singles include a reissue of by 'We Don't Belong' by Sylvan, coupled with her latest song 'There's an Ache in my Heart'. Check it out at Amazon, iTunes and Spotify.


The Lively Lounge provides a weekly showcase for great instrumentals, but there are also a series of download albums available. The fifth volume - Sweet Unity includes previously unreleased or rare gems from Tony Hatch, Jeff Wayne, Johnny Harris, Johnny Pearson, Brian Fahey, Michael Park, Dieter Reith, Carlos Diernhammer, Laurie Johnson and many others. It's available to download now from iTunes, Amazon and Spotify.


There are still many fans of the music that was featured as background to the BBC test card transmissions in the 60s. Programmes often didn't begin until 5pm and the entire daytime was given over to the pattern and music. Our record label, Lounge Music has put together an album of some of the original music from these days and it's available now on Amazon and other download sites. The Test Card in Black and White (NSDL 60017) can be bought as a download here.



Follow all the releases at the Lounge Music Facebook page .



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Radio News our advance programme guide .... and QSL cards

We publish a regular full colour programme guide in printable form as a PDF file. You can email us at letters@radiosix.com to request that we email a copy to you upon publication. The August issue covering the period 1st to 31st August is available to download: click here .



We encourage listeners to our AM & FM broadcast services - especially to our monthly shortwave broadcasts - to send us Reception Reports, and we're always happy to acknowledge your broadcast Reception Reports with a QSL card; all reception reports have been acknowledged, and all outstanding QSL cards have been mailed. In return for your report, please send either a Euro, a US Dollar to cover return postage together with the report and your name and return address to : The Studio, Port Ramsay, Island of Lismore, Argyll PA34 5UN Scotland.

Around the clock and around the world from Scotland - on AM, FM, DAB and the Internet!

Welcome to radio six international, a private (not for profit) radio station operating from Scotland and playing an interesting mixture of songs from the world's unsigned and indie artists in their native languages with a leaning towards instrumentals and some jazz plus specialist shows featuring oldies, bagpipes, easy listening, lounge, Americana, jazz, instrumentals, light music, classical plus some talk shows to spice up the mixture from time to time! If you have any comments, please drop us a line. We rely on a team of outstanding broadcasters and producers who create their programmes for love, not money. Our team of great professionals bringing you programmes currently includes: David Belcher, Trish Bertram, Denis Blackham, Rose Blackham, John Cavanagh,Charles Nove, Kawser Quamer, Keith Skues, Karin Spalter, Ewan Spence, Kenny Tosh, John Toye and Eric White . Our email address is letters@radiosix.com. All our programme material is cleared for internet broadcast with all the copyright owners concerned and licenced by PRS For Music and Phonographic Performance Ltd. No material in any of our broadcasts may be copied or rebroadcast without the written consent of Radio Six International. All rights are reserved by Radio Six International and the individual copyright owners. This website does not use cookies to track your use. The time on the clock shown on our pages derives its data from your computer's clock, and we accept no responsibility for its accuracy or reliability.

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On Air Now: Random Play: The New Playlist

this week, five new tracks enter the 50 track list.


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TimeArtist - Title
23:22:06Micky John Bull - Shine A Light On Me
23:21:59Stateside - cut 12
23:19:24Vladik - Need It
23:16:17The Thought Hooligans - Wake Up
23:16:06Joanne McCall - Randoim Play middle bit

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