Welcome to my blog – I ll be keeping you up to date with all my music-related projects, and who knows, if the team plays well, a bit about football too! Hopefully you find it all thought provoking and informative and I look forward to receiving your feedback – as long as it’s all positive of course!

Soul Sauce now on Preston’s City Beat 103.2 fm

November 27, 2015


Just to let you know that my weekly Solar Radio programme is now also being taken by Preston’s City Beat 103.2fm and they will be broadcasting it every Sunday evening between 7 – 9pm . The times remain unaltered for the Solar Radio show : Sundays 4-6pm on Sky Channel 0129, www.solarrradio.com or via the […]

Sat 26th September : It’s the BIG Blackburn All Nighter !

September 15, 2015


The big 3 roomer at the King Georges Hall in Blackburn takes place on Saturday September 26th . It’s an All Nighter to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of the legendary Wigan Casino and this time we have an incredible DJ line-up – advance tickets are now on sale at £13 each from the venue box […]

Mecca Reunion at the Blackpool Tower Sat 12th September

September 7, 2015


We are likely to have a very special guest with us this Saturday September 12th at the Tower Ballroom, Blackpool Singer / songwriter Gloria Jones is hoping to attend, not to perform, but to promote awareness for her charitable work, and of course to meet her fans. The schedule for the night is as follows […]

Offer now ended – Blackburn All Nighter tickets at £5 each!

August 11, 2015


Not long to go now until the big Blackburn King Georges Hall 3 roomed All Nighter on Saturday 26th September. The limited edition “early bird” tickets offer is now ended – over 1,000 gone , so thanks to all of you who purchased . The night runs from 9pm – 7am and the superb line […]

My new show on BBC Radio Stoke – It’s “Soul on Trent”

August 6, 2015


My new radio show, “Soul on Trent” is now up and running, BBC RADIO STOKE SATURDAYS : 18.00 – 20.00 It’s a two hour Northern Soul and Motown programme and you can tune in as follows : DAB on 94.6 FM / 104.1 FM bbc.co.uk/stoke Please note : this is a different show to the […]

The next Keele All Nighter – this Saturday August 8th !

August 4, 2015


The next Northern and Modern Soul All Nighter at the magnificent Keele University Students Union building takes place this Saturday August 8th , starting at 8pm and running through until 6am. Admission is £15 pay on the door on the night . The venue has a huge free car park for over 800 vehicles and […]

“Richard Searling on the radio” – Facebook page

July 24, 2015


Yes it’s true ….I ve finally taken the plunge and set up a Facebook page for my radio projects! Keep up to date on Facebook at :  Richard Searling on the radio 

Blackpool Soul Festival 2016 – DJ line ups now announced !

July 21, 2015


With a stunning amount of interest in this ground-breaking 3 day event next June 17-19th 2016, the DJ line ups are now announced – more will be added closer to the time . EMPRESS BALLROOM ( Classic Northern, Motown and 60s and 70s club classics) Richard Searling, Kev Roberts, Ian Levine, Colin Curtis, Ginger Taylor, Dave Evison, […]