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What possesses a right-minded comedian to quit the day job for life as a breakfast radio DJ?
BBC Radio2 DJ Mark Radcliffe looks back at the soundtrack of his lifetime, choosing one single that defined each of his years
By Leo Black
Leo Black's memoir not only recalls 'the Glock Era and After' in a series of informative, poignant, witty and judicious vignettes, but is also a key text for understanding one of the great ages of British music.
Pause. That sound you hear is the sea. Pause. I mention it because the sound is so strange, so unlike the sound of the sea, that if you didn't see what it was you wouldn't know what it was.
'Incredibly comprehensive. Learn and understand this lot and you will have a fine grasp' Jon Snow Essential Radio Journalism contains practical 'on-the-job' advice for gathering, reporting, writing, editing and presenting, the news, alongside media law and ethics.
Topics covered include: Dialogues and monologues Using sound Scenery and action Adaptations, abridgements and biographies