SRA Members’ Success at Community Radio Awards

Student Radio Association members Spark and CSR are celebrating wins from the third annual Community Radio Awards. University of Sunderland-based Spark swept the board, with Drivetime team Ryan and Beth receiving a Bronze award for Best Entertainment Programme, Dance Revolution (a previous winner at the Student Radio Awards supported by BBC Radio 1 and Global, and produced by current North East Regional Officer Liam Milburn) winning… read more

SRA Class of 2018: Mabel

After the huge success of her heavily addictive track “Finders Keepers”, London-based artist Mabel McVey will definitely be one to watch in 2018. The 21-year-old attracted the attention of the nation this year, spending months in the singles chart with her collaboration alongside East London’s Kojo Funds. Having been born in Malaga, Spain, and raised… read more

SRA visit the spiritual home of Rock, Download Festival

Download Festival is forever etched in history as one of the UK’s biggest festivals and arguably the world’s greatest ever Rock festival. With blistering heat, shredding performances and a great atmosphere through-out, 2017 was no different. We sent our Music Officer Scott Hastie down to Donington Park joined by Fly FM’s resident Rock chick Jen… read more

Fly FM at Slam Dunk 2017

Lydia Flavell & Jen Thomas of Fly FM travelled to Slam Dunk in Birmingham to bring us a review and podcast of the best bits of the festival. The podcast includes interviews with student radio favourites Vukovi, Set It Off, Counterfeit & Seaway. Lydia shares her experience: Thousands of pop-punk and alternative rock fans descended… read more

Fly FM curate Slam Dunk

Rock lovers unite – Slam Dunk Festival is just a few weeks away! Our Summer of Festivals continues with Fly FM curating the best of the upcoming Slam Dunk. You can hear our playlist HERE: The festival is taking over the UK at the end of the month, paying visits to Birmingham, Hertfordshire and Leeds.… read more