The New SUNSET Radio

I am delighted to announce that The New Sunset Radio is back playing the very best Soul and Smooth Jazz in the known universe. I am beta testing a brand new playout system and I am delighted to say that most of the bugs have been worked out. We are now very close to our official launch, with specialist shows, guest presenters and an on-going diet of awesome music.

Sunday Breakfast

Back in 2002 during the Commonwealth Games in Manchester, I got a phone call from the manager of BBC GMR (now BBC Radio Manchester) asking if I was available to present their Sunday Breakfast programme as holiday cover.

The Mike Shaft Soul Show

Welcome to the Mike Shaft Soul Show on BBC Radio Manchester. Some time ago, I had a meeting planned with my boss, Managing Editor of BBC Radio Manchester Kate Squire.