Chris Hawkins (BBC Radio 6Music)

As well as his daily show on BBC 6 Music, Chris hosts the Top 10 podcast ‘How To DJ’. He has interviewed some of music’s biggest stars, including Calvin Harris; The Killers; Florence Welch; Dave Grohl; Bjork; Jack White and was a notable early champion of Sam Fender.
Chris is also a Radio 4 documentary presenter. His critically acclaimed series exploring music and mental health followed an in-depth programme about music and politics. He is among a select number of
presenters to host Radio 4’s prestigious, Pick of the Week.
He regularly hosts festival stages and is a member of Andy Burnham’s Greater Manchester Music Commission.






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