The team bring you Siren FM Drivetime every weekday from 5 – 7pm with Tom Haynes and Nathan Jorden, Sebastian Edgington-Cole, Alex Lewczuk, the Thursday Drivetime team and Alex Brown.

The Improvisation of Music

Students on the BA (Hons) Music course looked at composing in a whole new light when they were joined by London-based quintet, Valia Calda, for a unique music masterclass last Friday. The band, which draws inspiration from Jazz, Free Improvisation, Electronic and Greek Folk Music, spent the afternoon with the students, introducing them to the…

Gone To The Dogs on Siren FM

A regular presence on the Lincoln music scene for the past few years, Gone To The Dogs are a lively trio that seek inspirations from their different cultural backgrounds: Irish, Scottish and English. Two of their members, Andrew Sutherland and Daithi O Geanainn spoke to Drivetime presenter Sebastian Edgington-Cole and played a couple of their tracks from…

“We’re always thankful to anyone who supports the school” St Francis receives another donation

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/STFRANCIS.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 5:59 — 5.5MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSAs previously reported here, St Francis School, based in Lincoln, recently received a £350 donation raised at a local snooker competition. The school hopes to spend the money on sensory equipment for their special needs pupils. To find out more about what the donation means to the…

Children learning to use a tablet before they learn their ABCs

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/HONEY.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 7:57 — 7.3MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSNew figures released by HomeHalo reveal that children younger than eight years old are already mastering technology including tablets and mobile phones, before they can even read. A poll of Netmums subscribers revealed that 2.1 million UK households now have eight or more gadgets that are accessible…