Greg james

Growing up in a musical family, he listened to show tunes, jazz, opera, classical music, and music from around the world on a short wave radio.

Greg james

History[ edit ] After joining BBC Radio 1 in June and presenting the early breakfast show from Octoberon 21 Septembera new schedule was launched on Radio 1, and it was announced that James would move to an Early Afternoon slot; 1pm to 4pm - replacing Edith Bowmanwho moved to the weekend breakfast slot.

It was in this early afternoon slot that the majority of the features in the current show were formed. After Sayers left the show to go on maternity leave, Greg james was replaced by Taylor, and new Assistant Producer Travis Walby joined. James is joined regularly by newsreader Chris Smith referred to as Chris Smith With The Newswho takes part in a number of segments during the show, when he is free of Newsbeat duties.

There used to be a daily handover at Dev is the regular cover, who would also involve Smith, Taylor and Walby in the discussions, and continue some of the regular features.

Their final show was on 5 June Ian Chaloner took over producing, with Jenny Keough as assistant producer. He now appears only between 6: It won silver the year before. Inhe put on G In the Park, a mini-music festival from the BBC in Glasgowwith tents where he and several listeners would sleep, and music acts would play on a stage.

This has performed well on the iTunes podcast chart. From Julyit will move to Friday afternoons, between During this week, Alice Levine co-hosted the programme from the location. Impossible Karaoke - Two callers go against each other with their renditions of difficult-to-sing songs.

Messages are often started by saying, "Do you know what really somethings my something else commonly associated with something. It used to be hosted every week by Greg and Chris Smith, but this changed to a rotation of DJs in mid The Ten Minute Takeover - This feature began on the afternoon show, usually happening daily at about Listeners contact the show requesting a song, of which three are chosen, one each from the text, Facebook and Twitter.

The following criteria have to be met in order for it to be played: Whoever guesses the closest wins the round, and the winner is decided via the best of three. Broadcast every Tuesday at This feature replaced Nerd Alerts.

Rent-A-Greg - A feature where Greg runs random errands for listeners, including driving a listener to the airport at 2: This first aired during the summer ofand returned for the summer of Accent or Faccent- This game involves three callers doing accents.

The theme tune is the theme tune to Keeping Up Appearances. Greg must remember as many as he can. This feature happened only a few times, on the afternoon and drivetime show.

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The Mayor of Where - Long running feature that began in early It is based loosely around Radio 4 comedy Just a Minute. It began in late k Followers, Following, 1, Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Greg James (@gregjames17).

Greg James, after graduating in Theater Arts at the University of Oregon, went on to act professionally on the stage, while also performing a lead role in his first on-screen effort, The Dividing Hour.

Greg James is the author of over twenty books, including the critically-acclaimed Vetala Cycle horror trilogy and the best-selling Age of the Flame YA fantasy series.

Greg james

k Followers, Following, 1, Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Greg James (@gregjames17). Nick Grimshaw has announced he is leaving the Radio 1 Breakfast Show, and will be replaced by Greg James.

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