FromeFM music shows cover a huge diversity of genres. Here are a few of the highlights.
Use the A-Z menu on this page to find a show by name or try the Search in the top menu bar to find all the shows for a particular genre.
Basement 7 - Presented by Mike Smith and Neil Wilde. Basement 7, a game of two halves. The first, a trip through future/past audio in a subterranean dwelling featuring guests from this world. The second, a voyage into the deepest fragrances of music, beamed live from a headed grove in Hamburg, Germany. An Allovertheshop production. Click here to view […]
The Folk and Blues Show - Presented by Richard Harris. “I like to play the music that you don’t always here on the radio”, says Richard, “especially from artists that put a lot into their music but because they are not ‘mainstream’ get very little recognition. “Folk music is a deep rooted tradition and culture within Britain that covers such a […]
Club Tropicana - Presented by the Somerset Cool team. Club Tropicana pays homage to the music of the 80s, with snippets of news and trivia from the decade to stir your memories. Click here to view all Club Tropicana shows.
Classical Hour - Classical Hour is a new music series from Frome FM created by four local producers, each with a different take on ‘Art Music’ – as distinct from Rock or Pop, but not excluding jazz and its derivatives. The four shows are – Performance Inside Music Very Very Vintage Classical Analysis All shows air on Sundays […]
Global Frome - Presented by Michael Ormiston. Music of the World from the Heart of Frome. I’m a multi-instrumentalist specialising in Mongolian Khöömii Overtone Singing and have been interested in local music from over the planet before the “world music” tag came about. Along with performing and teaching, I review central Asian and Siberian music releases for Songlines […]
Lemons - “Lemons”, presented by Toby Spin. “Lemon – A person or thing which turned out to be defective or unsatisfactory” Toby Spin will sift through the fruits, chuck out the Lemons and only bring you the best music he can find! Fortnightly good vibes, with old and new Hip Hop, Soul, DnB, Dancehall, Breaks and anything […]
Bad Detectives Radio Show - Presented by The Bad Detectives. Listen in amazement as the addled brains of Frome’s biggest hit-makers try to make sense of their record collections! Thrill as they search for something vaguely contemporary! Gasp as another obscure slice of rock n roll, pop, soul, punk, surf or country assails your senses! Then go to bed – you’re up […]
Music from the On-Air Book Group - Every fourth Friday at 2pm. When choosing music for their book group programme, presenters Helen Ottaway, Karen Stewart and Sheila Hedges find music that is mentioned in the books or has inspired other artistic works. These searches often lead to the discovery of new or unfamiliar material. Inevitably, more music is found than can be […]