DJ Gordon Smart will host the brand new Radio X Evening show, kicking off on Monday, January 9.
The show will run every weekday from 7-10pm, featuring interviews with artists, as well as guests from the world of film and comedy. Smart will continue to present Smart on Sunday (Sundays 2-5pm), broadcasting six days a week on Radio X.
Biffy Clyro will join Smart as special guests on Tuesday January 10, with more big names set to be announced over in the coming weeks.
“I'm absolutely delighted about stepping into the evening slot on Radio X,” Smart said. “I love the station and dreamed of doing a show more regularly.
"The stable of talent on air, producing the shows and behind the scenes is exceptional. I love the music on Radio X, thrive on big interviews and thoroughly enjoy the company of the loyal listeners. I can't wait to get stuck in to the next adventure with the good people at Global. Here we go."
Richard Park, group executive director and director of broadcasting at Global, said: “Gordon is already a big hit with Radio X listeners. He is passionate about the music that our listeners love with a phenomenal knowledge of the worlds of music and entertainment. To have him broadcasting on Radio X six days a week is fantastic and we’re very excited about his brand new evening show.”