September 7, 2019

Kinky Boots – Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

The Wednesday evening performance of Kinky Boots at The Mayflower Theatre in Southampton was an excellent production. The musical suited...
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August 28, 2019

Avenue Q – Mayflower Theatre

Cecily Redman and Megan Armstrong with Kate Monster and Lucy The Slut Avenue Q, the brainchild of Jeff Marx and...
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August 21, 2019

Saturday Night Fever – Mayflower Theatre

(c) Pamela Raith Saturday Night Fever at The Mayflower Theatre is everything you’d hope for plus a little bit more. The...
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July 23, 2019

Club Tropicana – Mayflower Theatre Southampton

Club Tropicana is the definition of 80s feel good cheese. This whole musical screams 80’s from the tastefully tacky set...
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July 18, 2019

Rock of Ages – Mayflower Theatre Southampton

Kevin Clifton as Stacee Jaxx By Danny Humby Rock of Ages is over two and a half hours of back...
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June 28, 2019

A Thousand Splendid Suns – NST City, Southampton

By Shannon Todd On Wednesday the 26th of June, I had the pleasure of seeing the performance of ‘A Thousand...
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May 31, 2019

The Audience – NST City, Southampton

(L-R) Faye Castelow (Queen Elizabeth II) & Paul Kemp (Anthony Eden). Credit - The Other Richard By Danny Humby Peter...
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May 31, 2019

The Bodyguard – Mayflower Theatre

Alexandra Burke in The Bodyguard By Weronika Walerowska The Bodyguard is one of those classic films that is generally seen...
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May 13, 2019

The Magic Flute – Mayflower Theatre

By Weronika Walerowska It is May now, this magical time of the year whence the blossom covers the pavements of...
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April 27, 2019

What is Swansea? Is it an animal? – Sonar @ SRAcon 2019

The Sonar Massive, well, 5 of us, went on a trip to Swansea for this thing called SRA Con. It...
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April 13, 2019

Radio Sonar – Elections and Awards 2019

Last Thursday, we held our annual elections to decide next year's committee. We had an awesome team this year and...
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January 14, 2019

An Afternoon with The BOHOs

We interviewed Fin Power and Ian Grant from Liverpudlian indie band ‘The BOHOs’, discussing the next steps for the band,...
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December 2, 2018


Every week the world produces tonnes of new music for us to explore and listen to, so we’ve put together...
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November 13, 2018

RADIO SONAR: Playlist for 12th-18th November 2018

Check out this week's playlist! Tune in to Radio Sonar all week, to hear your favourites. Have any suggestions for...
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November 5, 2018

RADIO SONAR: Playlist for the 5th-11th November 2018

Check out our latest playlist for this week! We have new additions and some movement, but listen in all this...
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October 26, 2018

Carlos Carvão – The Big Interview

By Lucia Vazquez Bonome Carlos Carvão is a student who is finishing his BsC in Music Technology at Southampton Solent...
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March 15, 2018

Behind the mic, the faces of Radio Sonar: Veronika Zapletalová

Veronika Zapletalová is a first-year student from the Czech Republic who is studying a BA in Music Management at Southampton...
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January 23, 2018

Shy Boy at “The Social” (18/01/2018)

The pub has a warm and cosy atmosphere, with plenty of comfortable sofas where you can chill and have a...
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January 17, 2018

“The Boat That Rocked”: Pirate Radio In North America

1966 was one of the best years for rock & roll music but it was also the year that most...
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December 19, 2017

Patricia Melvill: “I’m going to fight for my place in this crazy music world!”

Patricia Melvill is a 25-year-old Portuguese singer and musician who is currently studying Music Creation and Production at ETIC (School...
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November 5, 2017

Suzanne Ciani

Written By Lucía Vázquez. Suzanne Ciani (1946) is an Italo-American pianist, a composer and a pioneer in the use of electronic...
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October 29, 2017

Good Morning Vietnam – Review

Written By Lucía Vázquez. “Good morning Vietnam” is one of those movies that proves how much power our actions can...
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October 22, 2017

Radio Therapy

Written By Lucía Vázquez. If you are fond of the radio and you love kids, why don’t you combine both...
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September 1, 2017

We Need YOU… News Team

From on air hourly bulletins to blogs, web copy and social media output, we're looking for a dedicated news team...
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August 1, 2017

Radio Sonar Wins Award

We're super happy to announce that we won 'Best Event' at Solent Students' Union, Union Awards 2017 after our work...
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July 1, 2017

SRACon 2017

  In April 2017, Radio Sonar took a trip to Leicester for the national student radio conference! A crazy few...
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