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A Farewell to Burn FM from your 2017-18 Head of Station

It’s strange to be concluding my time with Burn – being at the end of it all I’ve been looking back on my time as a part of this brilliant society. When I joined Burn FM in September 2015 as a wide-eyed fresher, intrigued about the possibility of being on the radio, I had no …Read More


Gig Review: ValeFest Launch Party 2018

It’s that time of year again, where Birmingham’s up-and-coming bright sparks light the ValeFest torch and ignite the excitement for UoB’s very own summ er festival. Taking to Beorma Bar for their official launch party, the ValeFest crew put on a jungle themed night of live music on Friday night to campaign Europe’s biggest student-run …Read More


Burn Awards 2018: The Winners

If you missed last night’s Burn Awards you missed a good one! Our annual celebration of everything Burn FM was a huge success – the food at Fazeley Studios was delicious, DJ PRME and DJ George Hodson (AKA: Hodson, Son of Hod, Red Hod Chilli Peppers, Careful: Hod Water, Hod Since ’98 and Mans Not …Read More



AS IT HAPPENED: Brum Varsity 2018

Keep up to date with all the action and reaction from the 5th Rugby Union Brum Varsity between UoB Men’s 1st and UoB Medics 1st.


Burn Weekly Playlist

Follow Burn FM on Spotify here to stay up to date with all our playlists, and tune in to the Music Team show (Tuesday 7-8pm) for the premier of next weeks playlist, along with discussion, interviews and more! You can find Burn Weekly on Spotify here, including 6 bonus tracks not featured below…   Tom Misch ft. De …Read More


The Two-headed Lion vs The Griffin: Who’ll win the Rugby Brum Varsity?

Well folks, the season’s biggest rugby game is back. The Gallowglass Shield has been played four times and so far, it is honours even. Last January, the University of Birmingham’s First XV (with their emblem of the two-headed lion) romped home to victory, scoring 4 tries, including a Craig Bonar brace, to the Medics’s (adorning …Read More


Great Scot! What A Weekend: 6 Nations 3rd Round Review

Well, we waited for 2 weeks but, oh boy, was it worth it. It was an action-packed, high drama full of some glorious tries, and here are the Top 10 talking points from the weekend. One referee escapes criticism while another is unfairly flogged: Nigel Owens was heavily criticised by some gracious defeated English fans. …Read More