Union Jack, A Brand New National Radio Station, Launches Today In Britain
September 9, 2016 at 5:35 AM (PT)
The team who created Absolute Radio and brought JACK FM to the U.K. have launched "UNION JACK," a new national radio station, "celebrating pioneering British artists and supporting new homegrown British talent." The station is available to stream live at unionjack.co.uk, via RADIOPLAYER and the UNION JACK app.
Co-CEO DONNACH O’DRISCOLL said, “We have conducted a huge amount of research and the feedback confirmed that there is a massive gap in the radio market for a new national station which promotes the very of best British music.”
Co-CEO IAN WALKER added, “Britain has been at the forefront of groundbreaking music for over six decades. UNION JACK will lead the way in celebrating this rich heritage, playing the greatest UK music and also discovering and supporting British new talent.”
Co-Founder of UNION JACK CLIVE DICKENS said, “U.K. commercial national radio is over-dominated by three companies and it’s time for a complete shake up. Our team has already created two of the most successful radio brands in the last ten years and we know all great things come along in three’s!”