Rupert Palmer is no stranger to radio, having learnt his trade at several Hospital Radio stations in the south of the UK before moving on to Viking Radio in the 1990s under the wing of legendary broadcaster Tim Stewart. From there he travelled to West Africa, managing Sierra Leone’s first privately-run commercial radio station ABC FM 94; overseeing the station’s popularity and explosive growth.
WorldMix highlights not only the very latest releases from a wealth of musicians based across the world, both established and emerging, but also weaves in some great classics that you just might not have heard in a long time. In the first hour, Dan Sweeney also drops in every week, highlighting a ‘one-hit-wonder’ – an artist that enjoyed success only once in the US Billboard charts. In the second hour – amongst a world of amazing music, we bring you the ‘80s fix’, digging deep into our extensive music library in a segment consisting of two tracks from an artist from that great era.