Monthly Archives July 2013

The Hits Radio’s Guide to British Life

Dear George, Welcome to the world and most importantly, welcome to Great Britain. Look around you and soak it up. One day, whether you and I like it or not, you will reign glorious over this green and pleasant land. We know you’re new around here so we thought we’d

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By darrylmorris

Rizzle Kicks on The Hits Radio

You could feel the testosterone in the air. It was enough to make Plan B feel effeminate. We were just a few beers and an X Box short of the ultimate man-fantasy. But it was 07:55; we skipped on the alcohol all together. Rizzle Kicks dropped by The Hits Radio

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By darrylmorris

Rizzle Kicks – Lost Generation

Rizzle Kicks are back in our lives and I can’t wait to hang out with the boys tomorrow. We’ll find out more about their new album and get some advice for The Hits Radio’s Guide to British Life that we’re presenting to the royal baby on Friday. Jordan and Harley

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By darrylmorris

Boots With the First: OJ Borg at Key 103 Live

Key 103 live is hurtling towards us like an arena shaped steam train packed with popstars. (Killer analogy? I think so) Excitement is building in the Key 103 office and almost boiled over completely last week when I stumbled across a forgotten gem. If you came to our last gig

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By darrylmorris

Introducing – Neon Jungle

I’ve waited what feels like forever to write that title. When Jess, Amira, Shereen and Asami stepped out to open The Hits Radio’s Future Hits Live in Newcastle a few months ago – a last minute, unpublicised addition to the line-up – and the crowd gave them one of the

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By darrylmorris

Rudimental and Bipolar Sunshine

A dark cloud hung over me when Manchester six-piece Kid British called it a day. I had ‘It Was This or Football’ on repeat for an entire summer and was, if I’m honest, gutted for the enchanting Adio Marchant. So you can imagine my joy when Adio stormed back into our

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By darrylmorris

New Robin Thicke – Give It 2 U ft. Kendrick Lemar

Lets be honest, we’re far from over Blurred Lines. So much so that its back at number 1 on this week’s Big Top 40. Thanks to the near suffocating heatwave, the naked ladies striding through the video and the fact that it’s a bloody good tune, we just can’t get enough.

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By darrylmorris