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Lucy Reviews Amber Run

Picture the scene, Rescue Rooms brimming with eager fans and the lights coming down low as Amber Run takes to the stage. The five-piece band assemble in front of the silenced crowd and the first noise uttered is the silky, angelic voice of the lead singer Joe. The entire band strike up haunting harmonies as [...]

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Tracey Interviews The Pierces

  On 28th September, Rescue Rooms was packed for the sold out show of Alabama sister act, The Pierces. Catherine and Allison dazzled fans with songs from their fifth record, Creation, on the last leg of their UK tour. Between tracks they sassily joked with the crowd about the venue’s sweltering heat (‘Holy mother of [...]

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Live at The Chameleon 20/06/14

On the 20th of June we sent two Fly FM presenters down to local venue, The Chameleon, to check out a gig featuring three live acts. Here is what we found: Jekylls Ruse Jekylls Ruse is a 3 piece band local to Nottingham – their set comprised of rock with an ambient edge to it. [...]

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Star WARS WARS

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The greatest sci-fi saga ever is Star Wars! (don’t even bother arguing, seriously). So with this in mind, Alex & James wanted to know who the force was strong with! With an ultimate test of character impersonation, we set the challenge – who will claim victory, begun the clone…um I mean STAR WARS WARS has! [...]

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poshoclock

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Its the Saturday Breakfast Show half-way mark, which means its 11am and ‘time’ (see what we did there, cheeky) 4 (Oh, stop it), poshoclock! Let the bells ring out, for… (oh wait, that’s Christmas, woops). Alex & James take some posh happenings and have a chat about them. Mainly because they’re quite sophisticated individuals themselves [...]

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FIFA Battles

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Let battle commence as two brave warriors (well actually some of Fly FM’s presenters really…) go head-to-head in FIFA Battles! See who comes out on top between freshers, and Fly’s big dogs (AKA Station Manager & Deputy Station Managers). Who will claim victory? Challenges are divided in two halves (like in football, get it?), ENJOY! [...]

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Commentary Corner

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Alex & James are out & about exploring and describing the strange, unusual & random sights of Nottingham! They visit Market Square, explore the delights of lunchtime & sneakily follow two particular Fly FM presenters. Have a listen to the clips, and discover the mischievous side of the Saturday Breakfast Show’s dynamic duo.     [...]

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Trent Talk: A Documentary Special (11/05/14)

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Every year, Trent Talk brings you some of the best documentaries made by students here at Nottingham Trent University. In a special two hour show, we heard six amazing stories on topical issues in society. Each of them spent many months researching and interviewing the people who tell their stories. You can listen back to [...]

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LIVE ACOUSTIC SESSION: Idle Empire, Friday 1-3pm!

This Friday, I am bringing you another live acoustic session on my Fly Through Lunch show 1-3pm. Formed this year, Idle Empire are a local band who have already made a blast in the local music scene. They are an acoustic/indie band and they have their own material. During the show they will be performing [...]

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Fireworks

The reason people were looking forward to 2014 was the new Fireworks album, Oh Common Life. Okay maybe it wasn’t, but I know Miles and me were looking forward to it. It’s finally here and it’s awesome so we played some and we’ll probably play more this week. I remember seeing them support Set Your [...]

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