THAT SEVENTIES SOUND : Saturday Noon to 2 p.m.
Dave Edwards has been associated with the world of Radio Broadcasting for over 40 years, having started as many do, in Hospital Radio. He was one of the driving forces behind the formation of The Loughborough Hospitals Broadcasting Service (LHBS) back in 1975. Dave was the station Manager for several years.
He was also associated with Radio Fox in the early 1990’s. He produced and presented the Sunday Breakfast Show. Radio Fox provides entertainment and information for hospital patients in his home city of Leicester Dave has, over the years, worked for both Commercial and Publicly funded radio stations both here in the UK, as well world-wide. He started as a Studio Assistant at BBC Radio Leicester in 1976.
He was used as a Commercial ‘Voice Over’ talent on Radio Trent in Nottingham and Mercia Sound in Coventry in the eighties.
Dave has also worked in the USA, Canada and Indonesia.
Dave returned to live in the UK again in 2010. He has spent the past few years providing ‘Voice Overs’ for several USA based radio stations, producing them in the Broadcast Studio that he has set up at his home.
He has also been very busy running his own Internet Radio Station, Classic Hits UK, which showcases the hits of the 60’s & 70’s. The station is heard in over 95 countries worldwide.
Having grown up in the Sixties, and having experienced the Seventies, he has a genuine love for the popular music of those two decades. This is reflected in his show called ‘That Seventies Sound’ which he produces and presents each and every week. The show is not only heard on Eden FM, but on other quality radio station’s around the globe.