FROM THE VAULTS: An interview with Charlie Powell

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Carrie Lyell meets Kiss FM’s Charlie Powell to find out what it takes to get ahead in radio  BY CARRIE LYELL From the age of 14, Kiss FM presenter Charlie Powell knew she wanted to work in radio. After years and years of early mornings, late nights and hard graft, she’s managed to bag a [….]

FROM THE VAULTS: What it’s like to be a Radio 1 DJ

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Early Breakfast Show presenter Adele Roberts tells DIVA how she went from finding her feet on student airwaves, to woman-ing the UK’s biggest radio station BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE Adele Roberts’ first experience on the airwaves was at Leeds Student Radio. “I saw LSR’s stall during freshers week. I was a club DJ at the time [….]

DJ Tina Edwards: “It’s important to be as visible as possible if we are not another white male”

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Felicitas Sophie Van Laak speaks to the Worldwide FM DJ about jazz and gender WORDS BY FELICITAS SOPHIA VAN LAAK, IMAGE BY JOE MAGOWAN Tina Edwards and fellow DJ Charles Vaughan recently hit London’s Peckham Audio with their spectacular Worldwide FM show, Universal Sanctuary. Here, Tina chats with DIVA about jazz, queer visibility in the [….]