One more FM Radio on air!

Another FM Radio is on air in Bangalore, This time it’s a turn of Radio Indigo on 91.9 FM with a caption “the color of music“. This station looks quite different from other where they are now airing a large choice of international music from jazz to hip hop, contemporary to retro, blues to hard rock.

Earlier Radio Indigo was with Worldspace & now turned to be an independent FM station.

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Also Radio Indio has announced that it will start Kannada programs from 01 November this year where they will play non-film music like Folk, Bhavageethe etc.

More info on RadioIndigo.

19 Comments so far

  1. Mehak (unregistered) on September 20th, 2006 @ 4:41 pm

    what are u guys going to do with soo many radio stations…..send one to Chennai…….No hindi/english songs on radio here :(

    badi naainsaafi hai….


  2. Sid (unregistered) on September 20th, 2006 @ 4:58 pm

    WOW, a lot of choice to deal with. Being a primarily English Radio Channel I hope here at least the RJ’s speak in English.


  3. SHADOW (unregistered) on September 20th, 2006 @ 5:17 pm

    Mehak,
    What ???? Chennai dont have english/hindi ? Oh so sad to hear….
    Being a cosmo city i never expected this over there.


  4. Ravi (unregistered) on September 20th, 2006 @ 5:28 pm

    More the merrier, as they say! :)


  5. Ajith (unregistered) on September 21st, 2006 @ 12:28 pm

    “The 22 billion dollar Reliance ADA Group is soon to launch its radio station: BIG FM with a common frequency of 92.7 across 45 stations. The first phase will cover the six metros of Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore,Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai”

    This is expected later this year.


  6. SHADOW (unregistered) on September 21st, 2006 @ 1:01 pm

    Ajith,
    New ERA of Radios are happening now ! Expected to see many more FM’s across the country in near future.


  7. Mehak (unregistered) on September 21st, 2006 @ 5:14 pm

    Ambani’s Adlabs is soon launching another radio station in Chennai….the name of the station is BIG…& like all others will exclusively play Tamil songs….:(


  8. rubic_cube (unregistered) on September 22nd, 2006 @ 1:32 pm

    I dont want RI to start deviating from international music flavor. Please… atleast one radio station should be purely international. No chitrahaar/chayageet/geetmala on it!


  9. Ashok Balaji (unregistered) on September 24th, 2006 @ 4:31 am

    Way to go bangalore…keep it international please.. any dilution with hindi and kannada will be watered international .. there is enough of hindi and kannada .. can rohith and ivan reduce the hours on sat evening…


  10. kumar (unregistered) on September 25th, 2006 @ 5:26 pm

    So many good FMs at BAngalore and chennai which is 300 KMs away absolutely nothing, Its not fare !!!
    In chennai we get to hear only junk Tamil numbers for 24 hrs aday in all so called Radio mirchis and radio cities, shame on them.
    Hope some body will have balls to be diffrent in chennai too and play Hindi/English music.


  11. want to join as RJ (unregistered) on September 28th, 2006 @ 12:40 am

    Hi,

    I am Bankim Shikari, and had a good exposure to stage anchoring and running some shows.

    I am good in english, hindi, marathi, bengali and some what telgu..
    Good sense of humour, and had a passion for radio jokey..
    I can work in any shift. Had a good sense of humor. Sing many a times in Stage and can able to make different vioce…

    Parallelly m doing job in MNC.
    I dont want to say my qulification as it is PhD in Engineering…

    would looking from you if possible for a radio jokey..as it will be only my passion..not just a JOB…

    regards
    Bankim

    can call me on 9980558106
    or 080-66283820


  12. Das (unregistered) on September 29th, 2006 @ 7:04 pm

    So many radio stations, and all crap music. All of them will start with a bang and later starts airing low-quality Bollywood muck. Will Radio Indigo be different?


  13. rahul (unregistered) on October 3rd, 2006 @ 5:16 pm

    the new big fm launched in hyderabad is not at all appealing.i think radio mirchi is the best.


  14. Raj (unregistered) on October 5th, 2006 @ 8:43 pm

    Radio Indigo rocks! They are totally different from others. They don’t air crap Bollywood and Kannada music, a bane of all other radios.Radio Indigo gives us the best International rock and pop music, which are miles ahead of Indian music.


  15. Kumar (unregistered) on October 5th, 2006 @ 8:44 pm

    True! No Bollywood and Kannada muck. God save Radio Indigo


  16. silkboard (unregistered) on October 5th, 2006 @ 8:47 pm

    “miles ahead of Indian music”? What a blanket statement and how insensitive! It is a matter of taste. In fact, I think new age Indian Film Music is pretty good – good mix of technology, melody and harmony.


  17. Raj (unregistered) on October 7th, 2006 @ 3:49 pm

    Yeah, miles ahead of Indian music! And Silk, we are miles apart, because if you say new age Indian film music is good, then you have not heard the best of Indian music. You must have multiple interests to compare these two. I listen to all kinds of music and I categorically say international pop and rock music is far ahead of Indian music. Or else ask Sankar Mahadevan.


  18. silkboard (unregistered) on October 7th, 2006 @ 4:03 pm

    Well, I too listen to them all. To each his own Raj. Been there done that, and some day, you’ll grow up to learn that in order to call Apple as good, you don’t have to say all Oranges suck. Happy listening and cheers man.


  19. Mr.Tasteman (unregistered) on October 10th, 2006 @ 6:28 pm

    Radio Indigo in bangalore plays only pop music which is liked by gays and girls. They don’t seem to have the guts to play Classic rock, OST, classical music…and many more great genres.



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