Articles by Mike Brown

Woss gonna happen now?

Published 30 October 2008

And so the dust begins to settle on the lamentable Russell Brand / Johnathan Ross fiasco, about which far too many people have already have already had their say, so…

One, Two, Three, Four…

Published 3 October 2007

The coming of Radios 1, 2, 3 and 4

40 years of Radios 1-4

Published 3 October 2007

Mike Brown’s memories

Teletext then… but now?

Published 24 May 2004

The death of teletext

No compromise

Published 24 May 2004

14:9 isn’t a compromise – it’s an easy way out

Noises off

Published 1 January 2004

Does anyone give a stuff about sound quality?

Dogged determination

Published 1 February 2002

A ratings war means overbranding, says Mike Brown

From DAB to worse

Published 15 August 2001

Poor bitrates and no stereo make DAB a dull boy

I am an oil tanker

Published 15 August 2001

Reviewed: Fi Glover’s travels with her radio

The Burkiss Way

Published 15 August 2001

The most underrated radio comedy

Once upon a time…

Published 15 August 2001

A prehistory of British broadcasting

Radio launches 1

Published 15 August 2001

Personal memories of the start of Radios 1 and 2

The compleat Burkiss Way

Published 15 August 2001

An episode guide the the most underrated radio comedy

A chronology of RadioActive!

Published 15 August 2001

A chronology of one of the most popular BBC Radio 4 comedy series of the eighties.

The quality and the width

Published 15 August 2001

What’s more important – more services or better sound?

As if by magic…

Published 15 August 2001

Mike Brown’s personal view of AbracaDABra

Gone to the DOGs

Published 1 July 2001

Mike Brown can’t see the picture for all the clutter

Gallery: Teletext

Published 14 June 2001

…from around Europe

Sbectel

Published 1 January 2001

A quick look at S4C’s text service