About Us

Revolution Radio will always favour rock music and shows, and brings you a selection of different genre shows including all out rock, request shows, a blues rock show and other genres; but we also leave room for alternate formats and experimental shows. Check out the full schedule for REVOLUTIONONE by clicking on their names. 

Our Shows

The Baron's Rock Show

The Baron's Rock Show

The Baron's Rock Show goes out on Wed nights between 7-10pm and is hosted by Darren The Baron Smithson. The Baron's Rock Show currently is the longest running show on RRO, bringing you classic rock songs, hidden gems, new bands and great features, such as Rock Blitz, Trinity and the Live at the BRS mini gig at the end.

The Dame's Mix Up

The Dame's Mix Up

Every 1st & 3rd Thursday at 7.00pm, and hosted by Dame Penny Buxton, the first show plays rock of all genres, with a particular fondness for pomp and southern rock. Expect Molly Hatchet and Magnum, along with Thin Lizzy, Joe Bonamassa & Iron Maiden etc. The second show is Symphonies of the Night, with the likes of Delain, Epica and so on.

The Doc's Blues Rock Show

The Doc's Blues Rock Show

A 3 hour show every Monday night hosted by Stephen "The Doctor" Hunt and featuring the likes of BB King, Bad Company, Rory Gallagher, Sari Schorr, John Lee Hooker, Joe Bonamassa, Rebecca Downes and many more. The show covers all blues and blues rock genres.

The Sunday Rock Show

The Sunday Rock Show

The Sunday Rock Show is 3 hour non-stop rock show playing the best rock & metal tunes and is hosted by "The Reverend' Robin Ellis. Expect plenty of Molly Hatchet, Deep Purple, Asia, Magnum, Doro Pesch and so on, and commences at 7pm every Sunday night.

The Wednesday Supplement Show

The Wednesday Supplement Show

The Wednesday Supplement is a magazine style show every Wed from 2pm to 6pm and is hosted by Darren 'The Baron' Smithson. Featuring the best in rock music in the 2 hour Rock Club, 5 great pop songs in Pop Blitz, Rebecca Downes Sings, and Lady Black's The Zone featuring New Age Lounge, LSO Rocks, Dimension X radio dramas and more, the TWS is the premiere non rock based show for the station.

Drive with the Doc and the Gang

Drive with the Doc and the Gang

Drive With The Doc and the Gang is a show every Tuesday from 2pm to 530pm and is hosted by Stephen 'The Doc' Hunt, with Penny, the Baron, and listeners contributing to the feature set. Always an eclectic mix of rock, pop, blues and classical music and includes features such as The Baron's Blockbusters, What's My Style, Pen's Featured Album etc.

Ms Deed's Adventures In Music

Ms Deed's Adventures In Music

Shaking our tree every Friday at 7.00pm, Ms Deed (aka Louise Maggie aka The Dame of Disorder) will bring you classic rock, modern guitar based rock and pop, and soft rock with more than the odd surprise thrown in for good measure. She's here to shake that tree!

Darkness and Chaos

Darkness and Chaos

New show from Nick Court every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month, with a rotation of the alternative music genres of Gothic, Alternative, Industrial, Electronic (EBM), Post Punk and Alternative Rock. Each show will have a different rotation of the genres with 3 of the 6 per show, as well as an album of the month which will be played in parts across the show. This format enables a totally different sound in each show to keep you on your toes.

All That Jazz Rock Fusion

All That Jazz Rock Fusion

This is not plinky plinky jazz, but true fusion, with the likes of Miles Davis, Weather Report & Gong. Going out the 4th Thursday of the month at 9pm, alternately hosted by the Doc & the Baron.

CLASSICAL CORNER PROMO

CLASSICAL CORNER PROMO

The links between classic rock structures and classical music are well established, and the most popular shows from our recent Xtra Power schedule are the Classical Corner shows, hosted by The Doc on Monday and by Ms Deed on Friday- both at midday and for 90 minutes.

Showcase Specials

Showcase Specials

Showcase Specials usually go out on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 7pm and is a 2 to 4 hour show focusing on one genre or theme. The shows can also go out on a Tuesday or Thursday night, so keep checking the Schedule page.

Dee Play

Dee Play

DJ AP (c) (and pronounced Dee-JAP) is our AI DJ who chooses songs at random from our playlists for the autoplay show "Dee Play", in which she provides the music between the live shows. Always uncompromising and surprising, Dee has developed her own mannerisms and now has a voice in which she speaks at intervals to her listeners.

DiVerse

DiVerse

Imagine an alternative Universe, which has a Revolution Radio, with the same DJs and the same listeners, but does shows you just wouldn't expect those DJs to do! Welcome to the DiVerse! Ok, it's all a bit of fun really, see the Schedule page for details.

RRO Pilots

RRO Pilots

Here and there, we'll do Show Pilots, testing out new ideas and formats for you to give your opinion on. Who knows, one or two of them may become regulars here on the station!

Revolution Special Nights

Revolution Special Nights

The Revolution Special shows are adhoc shows usually broadcast on a spare night when we're feeling bored or have a special significance. Keep watching the show schedule for information.

Metal Meltdown!

Metal Meltdown!

Our newest show with John The Metalizer Rawstron has met with some issues and is being rested until the problems are sorted. Keep coming back for info. Expect a much heavier sound than our normal fare here on RRO with more Maiden, more Metallica, more Nirvana, more Offspring and so on.

Revolution Radio Xtra

Revolution Radio Xtra

Revolution Radio Xtra could one day return to feature shows and music that are not in fitting with the total rock ethos of the main station, but which our listeners request and which our DJs enjoy doing. The channel is likely to remain offline for some time, but who knows, it may return one day.

Coming Soon

Coming Soon

Revolution Radio Online will be adding more shows to its roster as the station grows. We will be testing various rock genres on RRO. Keep coming back for details.

HOW TO LISTEN

All our rock shows are broadcast on  the /revolutionone link with the mixed genre shows that used to be on CFRXtra now along side on the one stream.  All our main shows also have chat-rooms for you to chat with the DJ and other listeners with during the show (or indeed a Coffee Shop chat-room for you to just drop in)- sign up now at https://www.revolutionradio.online/forum and get access  all the chat-rooms, with better looking picture handling, formatted text and text and pics in the same comment. Furthermore, anyone contributing to the chat-rooms gets entered into an annual prize draw to win a 5CD boxset of Ultimate Rock Anthems and other bits and pieces we have laying around the studios.

Interested in becoming one of our show DJ’s? Read our guidance notes (click the arrow to the right) and then contact us with details of your show proposal. 

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