TeamRock Radio turns up the volume with new DJs and new schedule

TeamRock Radio is expanding its schedule, launching a new Breakfast Show with comedian/Metal Hammer journalist Stephen Hill.

The brand new Breakfast Show launches from May 12, 2014, with comedian and Metal Hammer Podcast presenter, Stephen Hill as its host. The London-based stand-up has been reviewing music for Metal Hammer’s official podcast since the end of 2011 and covering on air the last couple of months.

TeamRock Radio’s Head of Radio, Moose said: “It is crucial TeamRock Radio matches the ambitious growth of The Breakfast Show needs to be more dynamic, interactive, and focused and Stephen is our man. Let’s be honest, the current host, Moose, was just mailing it in and should have been silenced a long time ago!”

In other changes to the schedule, new music show The Pulse with Beez moves to five nights a week, Tuesday to Saturday from 2am to 4am. Former Nazareth guitarist Billy Rankin, and his ‘School of Rock’, increases to two shows a week Saturdays and Sundays from 8am to 12pm. New addition to the team, Presenter and DJ, Jon Mahon will present weekday early breakfast from 4am-6am and former Kerrang! DJ Matt Stocks will present the new ‘Soundtrack Apocalypse’ Show every Sunday from 5pm till 6pm.

“TeamRock Radio already had the best team in radio,” notes Moose. “These new additions dramatically improve our variety, viewpoint, and only make us better.” owns national DAB radio station TeamRock Radio as well as a portfolio of rock magazines, including Classic Rock and Metal Hammer, Blues, Prog and AOR. You can tune into TeamRock Radio via DAB, on-line at teamrock radio and the Radio Player app.

Paul Brannigan
Contributing Editor, Louder

A music writer since 1993, formerly Editor of Kerrang! and Planet Rock magazine (RIP), Paul Brannigan is a Contributing Editor to Louder. Having previously written books on Lemmy, Dave Grohl (the Sunday Times best-seller This Is A Call) and Metallica (Birth School Metallica Death, co-authored with Ian Winwood), his Eddie Van Halen biography (Eruption in the UK, Unchained in the US) emerged in 2021. He has written for Rolling Stone, Mojo and Q, hung out with Fugazi at Dischord House, flown on Ozzy Osbourne's private jet, played Angus Young's Gibson SG, and interviewed everyone from Aerosmith and Beastie Boys to Young Gods and ZZ Top. Born in the North of Ireland, Brannigan lives in North London and supports The Arsenal.