|Broadcast area||United Kingdom:|
|Frequency||1215 kHz, AM Variants |
– 11D (England & Wales)
– 12A (Scotland)
|Format||Part-time live football and concerts|
| Absolute Radio |
Absolute Radio Classic Rock
Absolute Radio 60s
Absolute Radio 70s
Absolute Radio 80s
Absolute Radio 90s
Absolute Radio 00s Absolute Radio 10s
First air date
|16 July 2010|
Absolute Radio Extra was a part-time radio service similar to BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra. The station was launched to broadcast the live coverage of the Premier League Games under the Rock n Roll Football brand, also broadcast on the main Absolute station and Absolute Radio 90s. The station also used to broadcast live and pre-recorded uninterrupted sets from artists and bands under the Absolute Radio Live brand, In 2010 the station broadcast live sets from festivals such as V Festival. Also comedy sets are broadcast by Frank Skinner and Dave Gorman. When off air on DAB, 'Absolute R Extra' pointed listeners to Absolute Radio 90s.
Absolute Radio Extra is available on Saturday afternoons on Absolute Radio's AM Frequencies between 1.30 and 6.30[ citation needed ] In a number of areas, particularly in areas where the signal from the main 1215 transmitters overlap with each other,[ citation needed ] Absolute Radio Extra operates a number of filler transmitters on different frequencies :-
The sister station Absolute Radio 90s simulcasts on Absolute Radio Extra's frequencies, when the station is off air.[ citation needed ]
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