Classic FM London
Classic FM is an independent national radio station in the United Kingdom. It started broadcasting in 1992 with birdsongs and other countryside sounds. After 2 months of such test transmission they switched to classical music format. Nowadays they offer a mix of talk, music and news but are still devoted exclusively to popular classical music genre. During the first several years the playlist of Classic FM got more than 50,000 music pieces that were manually selected and rated. Later on this radio implement automatic system for playlist creation with specific rotation rules.
Currently Classic FM is deemed to be the largest classical music radio station in the world. Its audience is estimated to be more than 5 Mio listeners per week. Classic FM broadcasts on 99.9-101.9 MHz FM frequencies as well as on DAB, Freeview, Sky, Virgin Media and Freesat. This radio station is also available online via the live stream on our website. More and more people prefer to listen to Classic FM online because this option has several advantages comparing to traditional FM radio. We have also released a free app for listening radios on your smartphone if you like to do it on the move.