Casey the K writes: Dan Breenan is the host of the afternoon show on BBC 5 radio. Dan had us on his show a few months ago as one of the first BBC interviews focused on Deke Duncan joining WLHA. This was a couple of days ahead of the BBC Breakfast TV show. I sent him […]
WLHA has one of the most advanced Alexa Skills of any radio station on earth. In addition to asking which song is playing you can now ask WLHA to play your request just by saying the following to your Alexa device: “Alexa ask WLHA to play (name of song). An instant notification will be sent […]
Deke was profiled by Access Hollywood just before we landed him here at WLHA so we’re not mentioned but this is a great report anyway!
You can set a reminder on Alexa to listen to the Deke Duncan show every Sunday on the Big 64 WLHA. Watch the video below to see how it’s done! Only one problem. Alexa has never heard of anyone named Deke. But the reminder will still work.
One of the drawbacks of Alexa is that even on display enabled devices like the Show or the Spot Alexa will not display “now playing” metadata. But the new WLHA Alexa Skill has a neat work around. You can ask Alexa which song is playing. Phrasing is somewhat important here. You need to “ask WLHA”. […]
We’ve updated the WLHA Alexa Skill to make it better (and make it work!)
To enable WLHA on your Echo devices or other Alexa enabled devices like the Voiz AIR Radio just say “Alexa enable WLHA”. That’s it. After that you can just say “Alexa play WLHA”. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you run into any difficulties.
Manchester news site picks up themanc.com picks up the story of local boy made good Deke Duncan and his arrival at WLHA. Read the story here.
To cap off all the BBC coverage of Deke Duncan’s arrival at WLHA, Deke and Casey were on the national BBC Breakfast Show on Sunday, October 11th. This required Casey to be up at 1am to meet the air time but as you see he looks bright and chipper. For reasons known only to the […]
Deke Duncan’s hiring by WLHA is some of the biggest news to hit the UK in a while based on all the news coverage it is receiving. Here’s a piece on Deke’s signing from one of the Scotland’s biggest papers.