Shell started out in community radio, learning how to drive a desk; operate playout systems; utilise sound-editing software; and develop and hone her personable skills to interview bands and artists.

After five years of hard toil, she now undertakes her own interviews, features, research and planning, and administers and edits her own content. Since starting out way back in 2008, Shell’s presented on a number of stations, including amazing radio, Beatwolf Radio, Bolton FM, WXLV Philadelphia, DIY Radio, Seeks Music and Salford City Radio. She’s also had her voice heard on BBC Radio Manchester, Xfm and BBC 6 Music.

You can catch Shell on amazing radio – the home of new and emerging music in the UK – every Friday between 1pm and 3pm. You can listen¬†via DAB in Dublin, London and the south east or online at, or via the amazing radio smartphone app elsewhere in the world. If you miss out, don’t worry – her show is repeated every Wednesday between 8pm and 10pm. You can also¬†find her latest shows posted on amazing rewind.

You can also hear Shell on Bolton FM live every wednesday from 10pm on 96.5fm or