Dougal Perman
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  • Glasgow
  • United Kingdom
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Dougal Perman commented on David Brown's group 'Wanted; Jobs, Skills, Resource'
"Inner Ear ( – the creative content communications company behind Radio Magnetic ( – is looking for a freelance Javascript developer to work on an interactive storytelling game project. We want to…"
Feb 13, 2013
Dougal Perman is now friends with Jen Davies and CDS
Jan 7, 2011

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Tell us what you're passionate about....
Inner Ear (which owns Radio Magnetic)
What brings you to 38minutes?
I love storytelling. I'm continually intrigued by people's stories, from all walks of life, told in all manner of ways. I like to use digital media creatively to share interesting stories with online and mobile audiences.

Dougal Perman's Blog

Magnetism's Grouphugs (01/02/10)

I started this project several years ago on my Radio Magnetic show Magnetism. It's high time that I produced a new series of Magnetism, so to kick things off, and in honour of Central Station's Sound Month, here are some Group Hugs, spoken by my computer over some… Continue

Posted on February 2, 2010 at 0:06

Burns Super Supper

This is a project we produced for Scottish traditional music internet radio station ClanRadio, a complete audio guide to the perfect Burns Supper.

ClanRadio Burns Super Supper by… Continue

Posted on February 1, 2010 at 23:30

You are all invited to Radio Magnetic's eighth birthday party this Friday

I've updated this post to make it less cryptic. Radio Magnetic will be eight years old this week. Our special eight years of Radio Magnetic programme season starts this Thursday. We're having a party on Friday 20 March from 11pm at Pivo Pivo, 15 Waterloo Street, Glasgow,… Continue

Posted on March 13, 2009 at 17:00

Brand Values

Does anyone else think this whole ridiculous situation with Russell Brand, Jonathan Ross, Andrew Sachs, Georgina Ballie, etc., has become ridiculous?

I think it's a prime example of the media's narcissistic self-obsessed nature. The lead item on Radio 4 news this evening was about Lesley Douglas resigning from her position as controller of Radio 2 and 6 Music. First Brand goes, Ross is suspended then Douglas resigns too. The BBC Trust and Director General have issued statements and… Continue

Posted on October 30, 2008 at 19:09 — 1 Comment

One voice in 20 million

I spent yesterday in Falkirk wrestling with bitrates, protocols and firewalls while children sang songs a capella in Gaelic around me.

A fairly typical day in my often unpredictable working life. I was approached by one of Sarah (of Clarity Productions fame)'s team a few months ago asking if I could help set up an internet radio station for a community project for a friend of a friend. I said, of course, and we began to exchange emails.

One of the men behind Radio Mod (an… Continue

Posted on October 14, 2008 at 20:50 — 4 Comments

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At 17:17 on June 17, 2010, Steve Lorriman said…
Hey Dougal, nice to hear from you. Yup im still twiddling knobs in the music studio, er, that probably doesnt sound right in text but you know what I mean! Its a cathartic way to unwind I find. Hopefully have an ep coming out on Black Lantern Music, a net label run by a couple of Scottish fellas (you'll love it, really varied music), its old material though that had been languishing covered in dust for nearly 10years but sounds like Warp of yesteryear, they seemed to like it. My newer stuff is online
Im in Glasgow these days so be cool to hook up for a cold beer if your (ever) free for one
At 14:12 on March 24, 2009, Frank McGowan said…
Hey Dougal, thanks for the comment! Will be in touch for possible collaboration! :)
At 13:35 on March 16, 2009, Chris Goodwin said…
Hi Dougal you've certainly been doing this for a long time now. I'm at Dundee College studying HND Interactive Multimedia Creation which focuses mainly on graphics, 2D animation and webisites. I have my own website
At 11:55 on March 16, 2009, Chris Goodwin said…
Hi Dougal thanks for accepting my friends invite. How long have you been working in digital media for?
At 10:20 on October 22, 2008, adrian jeffery said…
can't make it today unfortunately but I'd love to meet up. How shall we progress?
At 16:21 on September 24, 2008, Rebecca Thompson said…
Hi Dougal. How are you doing? Got any audio features for the new media or TV zones up your sleeve? Still up for commissioning something in those areas. Speak soon.
At 11:58 on September 22, 2008, Tony Black said…

Vote For Inner Ear

This years nominations for the BT Digital Music Awards have been announced and we're pleased to announce that 3 out of the 10 nominations for 'Best Podcast' are produced by Inner Ear Ltd.

Please vote for Trocabrahma and Tune Up!
At 16:21 on September 15, 2008, Stuart Cosgrove said…
Thanks for coming aboard Dougla - can you add some inner ear stuff in companies/groups page and maybe invite one or two others. cheers Stuart


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