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Imagine stumbling on a meeting room where a rather rowdy creative team is bouncing feature ideas, tricky issues and sometimes controversial subjects around… Well, that’s us.

The Team Podcast features the core team of George Luke, Henry Yanney, Bernard P Achampong, Faith Jegede and head whip cracker Yinka Awojobi, along with's extended family of contributors across the country, chewing the fat about the UK gospel scene.

Each episode, the team dissects, disagrees, interprets, falls out and makes up about all things UK gospel. Join in by e-mailing [email protected]




Bernard P Achampong




Jegede Team Podcast 12

The (highly opinionated) team return for more heated arguments about all things UK Gospel

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Expires Oct 1 2013

Helping YOU communicate who you are and what you do Team Podcast 5

'...Is the UK Scene Popping..?'

Behind the scenes at the offices...

June 2011: Summer: the weather might be variable, but the heat is stifling in the podcast! 

The topics include:

  • Free downloads!
  • The ladies only want American men!
  • How to make money!
  • MBEs!
  • Why aren't gospel artists paid properly?
  • Lady bloggers!
    • ARGUMENTS!! BLOOD ON THE WALLS, and a WHOLE LOT MORE!!! Team Podcast 4

'...The Good, Bad and Ugly...'

Behind the scenes at the offices...

January 2011: What was 2010 like for you?

The team summarise the year: industry radio veteran Dave P, artists Karl Nova and last-minute visitor Triple O stop by.

The topics:

  • 'Positive Gas'
  • one of George favourite gospel albums of 2010 - you'll be surprised.
  • How to get radio airplay
    • ARGUMENTS!! BLOOD ON THE WALLS, and a WHOLE LOT MORE!!! Team Podcast 3

'...Merry Christmas, UK gospel...'

Behind the scenes at the offices...

December 2010: tis the season of goodwill: Faith and Henry are away. Tolu, George, Rayna, Rachel-Yvonne, Tolu, Phil and new girl Angel are in...

The team unwraps their presents to the UK gospel scene with some rather interesting results:

The presents:

  • Bigger video budgets (Rachel Yvonne),
  • UK Gospel Charts (Lady T)
  • Full music industry access (Bernard)
  • MBrio Music in a Bottle (Rayna)
  • Full Music Festival Access (George)
  • Career Management Gadget (Phil) Team Podcast 2

'...The Argument Heats Up...'

More heated debate about women on the UK scene (Yinka actually tells Tolu to 'SHUT UP!'),

What can the UK learn from the slump in parts of the US industry, UK gospel going to the mainstream...

How the new generation of artists are driving the industry, and why are artists not celebrated on retirement, and a new initiative: the UKG Hubs Project...

Yinka Awojobi

Founder, UKG/ group of sites. 

I really didn't want my picture here, but I'm bowing to pressure.

George Luke

Freelance journalist, all-round nice guy.

Has a weird obsession with international gospel music.

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