Double Happiness in Berlin

I was so incredibly excited when I woke up and looked out of the window this morning. The truth be told, I felt like a big kid. The reason? Snow. Real snow. Not just snow on the ground snow, like I experienced last week in Sweden. Not just a bit of a flurry here and…

Ben Fawkes from Soundcloud at Radio Days Europe 2013

Radio Days Europe 2013 – Day 2

As always, Valerie Geller was an inspiration at Radio Days Europe. I first became aware of her work. Even though I've heard her mantra of "tell the truth, make it matter, and never be boring" many, many times over the last decade, it's a message which continues to resonate. "No matter what the platform, story-telling…

Lord Mayor of Berlin reception at Radio Days Europe

Radio Days Europe 2013 – Day 1

There was a terrific response in the room to the talk given by fellow Australian, Sam Cavanagh. Sam is the Executive Producer of the Hamish & Andy Show. At the heart of his talk was an idea around how the program team treated their audience. As he spoke, with a great deal of passion, there…