Jarvis Cocker

Jarvis Cocker’s BBC 6 Music present will end on the finish of December, the Pulp frontman has introduced.

His weekly Sunday Service programme was launched in January 2010.

Cocker, who has periodically taken breaks from his radio present to pursue different initiatives, has been absent from it since July.

He’ll return to current 5 final programmes, ending on 31 December. From 7 January, the slot can be crammed by Amy Lame for a brand new present.

Cockersaid: “It isn’t goodbye, it is simply farewell.

“We needed to say farewell correctly and so we will do a run of 5 extra-special exhibits all through December, beginning this Sunday.

“Let’s maintain heat collectively.”

The pinnacle of 6 Music, Paul Rodgers, stated Mr Cocker had been an integral a part of the station’s improvement and known as the present “an actual mould-breaker”.

“Jarvis will all the time be an necessary a part of the 6 Music household and we’re wanting ahead to him returning to work on new initiatives with us,” he added.

Lame stated she would miss Cocker however her new present was a “dream come true”.

“I can not wait to get cracking, join with listeners, and maintain the choice spirit of music and tradition alive and nicely.”