Radio 1 Podcasts

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BBC Radio 1 regularly releases 7 podcasts.[1] The selection has grown over time, originally forming part of the BBC's podcast trial. In November 2005, short clips (typically 30 seconds) of commercially available music began to be used within some shows, after the BBC negotiated a deal with rights holders.

Current podcasts[edit]

Best of Nick Grimshaw[edit]

Released every Thursday, it contains highlights from The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw.

Huw Stephens[edit]

New unsigned music presented by Huw Stephens. Genres include hip-hop, drum and bass, electronica, indie and folk.

Annie Mac's minimix[edit]

Lasts only five minutes, however the time for the podcast was more than doubled when it was released on February 20, 2009. Occasionally, it is increased if there are more mini mixes. Contains mini mixes, which is a mix of many tracks made for Annie Mac's show, broadcast on Friday evenings.

Radio 1 Review Show[edit]

Released every Wednesday, it contains audio from Radio 1's review show, presented by Edith Bowman, where the latest music releases are discussed and reviewed.

Scott Mills Daily[edit]

Released every weekday, the best bits from The Scott Mills Show.

Greg James: That's What He Said[edit]

Released every Friday, the highlights from Greg James' drive time show. Includes interviews, Star Caller, Ask The Nation, Nerd Alert and other features from the afternoon show.[2]

The Matt Edmondson Show[edit]

Released every Sunday, the best bits from Matt Edmondson's two weekend shows.

The Zane Lowe Podcast[edit]

Presented by Zane Lowe and contains his ten favourite songs from the week.

Former podcasts[edit]

These podcasts have previously been available from the station.

Radio 1 Chart Show[edit]

Released every Monday, the rundown of the UK Charts presented by Reggie Yates.

Radio 1 Stories[edit]

Released every Monday, this podcast is a documentary, that covers topics such as society and youth culture.

Best of Chris Moyles[edit]

Main article: Best of Chris Moyles

Selected highlights of the past week's shows of The Chris Moyles Show, released every Friday. Also available as Best of Chris Moyles Enhanced with the audio being identical to the Best of Chris Moyles but distributed with pictures which can be viewed on listeners' computers or MP3 players.


  1. ^ Radio 1 - Podcasts
  2. ^ "Greg James – That’s What He Said". BBC Podcasts. BBC. Retrieved 22 August 2014.