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Spring 2018 Show Applications Now Open!

Wishing you a very Happy New Year from BURN FM! We’re back broadcasting at the beginning of 2018, and applications for Spring Term shows are now open. We cannot wait to kick off 2018 with another fabulous line-up of shows. The applications are live now – if you would like to host your own show …Read More

A Farewell from your Station Manager 2016-2017

Burn FM is the best place to grow confidence, meet amazing people and develop as a person. There is something for everyone in this society, whether you want to write, produce, present or create. This year we have achieved so much and improved our society beyond anyones expectations and despite limits which impeded us. On …Read More

Jack Garratt – 15/11/2016

Rating: Jack Garratt is one of the most exciting up and coming artists in the music scene. Winner of the 2015 Critics Choice Award at The Brit Awards he is on the road to a chart-topping career with the award previously being awarded to Adele, Florence and the Machine, Ellie Goulding, Tom Odell, Sam Smith …Read More

A Young Person’s Response to Donald Trump Winning the US Election

Well, America has literally trumped us this time. I think everyone had the same sick sinking feeling this morning whilst reading the words “DONALD TRUMP BECOMES THE 45TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES”. I mean, what a statement. But can we say that we are really surprised? Not only in the UK and America but across the …Read More

Lady Gaga – Joanne

Rating: As a massive fan of Lady Gaga, this review is bound to be biased. However, no one can deny that this refreshing change to authentic country music hasn’t come as a pleasant surprise. This move to a country sound in her brand new album Joanne was supposedly inspired by her imagining of a regular …Read More

Solange Knowles – A Seat at the Table

Rating: Solange has undoubtedly earned her seat at the table with her fresh new album that dropped on the 27th September. The album is the work of a woman who has fully matured in her art, she has embraced a new sound and perspective which has manifested itself in a creation that isn’t far from …Read More

Review: El Borracho de Oro

‘I feel part Spanish’ laughs Emma Yufera. ‘It’s what I know’. She isn’t wrong. Though the British owner of El Borracho De Oro isn’t, technically speaking, Spanish at all, she harbours an infectious zeal for the country. Her knowledge of the culture is extensive and there’s a visible, wide-eyed excitement to her delivery when she’s …Read More

Guild Elections: Full-Time Candidate Interviews

In preparation for tomorrow’s opening of voting, Burn FM News invited all Full-Time candidates to the Burn Studio in order to learn a little more about them. Those who were available to attend were able to expand on their policies and chat a little bit about why their prospective positions are so important within the …Read More

Guild Elections: Full-Time Officer Candidates Announced

Who’s in the running? Following yesterday’s circulation of all Part-Time Officer candidates, the Guild of Students today released the equivalent list for Full-Time positions, in an announcement this morning. With over 40 candidates to choose from, it’s a record year for Guild democracy. They are, as follows: Activities and Development Officer: Natalie ‘Foxy Coxy’ Caley …Read More

Guild Elections: Part-Time Officer Candidates Announced

In preparation for tomorrow’s full announcement, in which Full-Time Officer candidate and full manifesto information will be made public, the Guild of Students released the list of candidates for Part-Time Officer positions this morning. The positions, and subsequent candidates, are as follows: Anti-Racism, Anti-Fascism Officer: Rachel Fisch Mohammad Naderi   Community Action Officer: Rukayah Adewoye …Read More