Archive for November, 2012

Mack’s Craic


New Orleans is pronounced “NOO-orlins” or “Nawlins”, but never “New -or-LEANS” as we Brits usually pronounce it. I’ve been reminded of this by the locals here a lot this week, they really don’t like you getting it wrong. I’m in town for the annual “Talk Show Boot Camp” which is presented by Don Anthony’s ‘Talentmasters’. […]

Mack’s Craic


There’s no mirror in the gents at the fast food restaurant I went to this week. Is it a psychological trick to make you buy more food? After all, if you looked in the mirror and thought maybe you should go for a healthier option, you might not buy as much of their high calorie, […]

Is British radio missing a massive opportunity? I recently spent time in New Zealand, Australia and the United States. I noticed how many great commercial talk radio stations there are and how well they’re doing. Commercial talk radio is one of the hottest radio formats internationally. There are hundreds of talk stations in the United […]