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Maines reconnected to airwaves

The popular John Maines is back on the airwaves as World of Brass launches a new weekly one hour programme from Friday 22nd December.

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The well-known brass band personality, John Maines is set to return to the airwaves after World of Brass, the largest distributor of brass band recordings globally, announced its latest initiative, a weekly one-hour programme via the World of Brass website.

Terrific initiative

Trevor Caffull, the Managing Director of SP & S, the parent company of World of Brass told 4BR 'John Maines approached us shortly after his GMR programme had been taken off the air and we thought it would be a terrific initiative. A weekly show will be made available each Friday, with a rolling programme of the most recent four shows available at any time'.

John has a real radio knack of making it seem as if he is in the room with you — he's a terrific presenter and World of Brass are proud to be associated with him in this wayTrevor Caffull

In your front room

Trevor added further 'John has a real radio knack of making it seem as if he is in the room with you — he's a terrific presenter and World of Brass are proud to be associated with him in this way'.


World of Brass Radio can be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 52 weeks of the year on www.worldofbrass.com then by clicking on the WoB Radio link or via www.worldofbrass.com/­wobradio

The first broadcast will feature seasonal music.


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