Phonic FM - A Sound Alternative

Phonic FM
Bradninch Place
Gandy Street

Call or text 01392 690 450



Phonic FM is staffed by volunteers and funded by grants, events and donations.

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Phonic FM is Exeter’s sound alternative — a community radio station for the city and beyond, broadcasting on 106.8FM and online since 2008.


  • The Phonic FM Drama Show
  • With Chris Norton. A fun and entertaining daytime show.
    The Wild Show
  • The Electric Tortoise and Strangle Jim present a weekly instalment of the weird and wonderful, sometimes horrifying (but never boring) music of almost every variety known or unknown!
    The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Show
  • With John Stammers. The CoLab Radio Show explores the work of the community and voluntary sector in Exeter, highlighting the projects and people whose passion is improving lives and promoting positive change.
    The CoLab Radio Show
  • With Steve and Ally. We present music from bands and singers that have appeared in Exeter from the mid 1950s to date, and we interview fans, musicians, DJs, promoters, etc, about their memories of Exeter venues.
    Exeter’s Vanished Rock Venues
  • DJ Jim Finn is spinning the discs and comin’ atcha with what he hopes is a topical off-piste grunge show. Fortean news included...
    The Grunge Explanation
  • Tom Yule plays across-the-board soul music: northern, modern, RnB and Motown.
    The Soul Show
  • Presented by Bazil, Leon and Kev from the Highest Grade Sound System, bringing you the latest releases and the best classics, from roots and rocksteady to dancehall and dub.
    The Highest Grade Reggae Show

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