Introducing the finest in music with soul. From Reggae to Ska, Blues to Hip Hop, Soul to Funk, jazz to Swing and Afro-beat to anything we think might move your feet.

The Nod Radio Show

We also offer a weekly introduction to some of the finest up and coming artists from Bristol and the south west, with live performances and interviews. A weekly taster of the freshest sounds from world music, including specialist shows and the Culture Cut. (  Recently broadcast – Insane train through Africa).

You don’t have to miss a live performance during a weekend if you tune in with us, you can even help to spread the word in our ‘what’s on’ section. Where we inform you of the finest bands, acts and Dj’s performing in Bristol, every weekend. To add to all that, some of the best games on radio, including the rasp off, Bemused News and Make the game.

Proud to be serving Bristol’s great music scene and to be part of the biggest musical family in Bristol, Passion Radio Bristol.



  • Hip – Hop 100%
  • Reggae 100%
  • Funk 100%
  • Soul 100%
  • Swing 100%

With the finest sounds, from studio to you

with the Soul, the Ska and the Reggae too,

Blues, Hip Hop, Funk and Jazz we bring,

We know Afrobeat and we may have to Swing

Up and coming young guns, old records that still run,

we’ll introduce to you, a weekly selection

With a quality sealed protection,

 and sounds from across the world,

that make you perk up and make your ear drums curl


We’ll Keep you Keen on the music scene , 

keep you in the know,

Ring us, keep us in the loop, live on the show

with top games, wild claims, live performance too

guaranteed to hear us feed you, something fresh and new


We’re Proud to be a child of this moving music scene,

A part of this music family supreme


Charlie Hertz

Disc Jockey, Passion Radio Bristol



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