Momtaz's radio career kicked off in student radio. She was Chair of University Radio Falmer, the station for the University of Sussex. As well as being on the senior team, she hosted a weekly music, and chat show called 'Lipstick with Veg.'
This led Momtaz to having a show on local station Cable Radio in Worthing which she hosted while completing a OCNR qualification in Radio Production at BBC Sussex Radio.
Later and back in London, Momtaz hosted a Saturday morning Arts show on One Harmony, a global reggae station from 2015-2017. It featured special guests from the world of arts including film, theatre, books, spoken word, dance, poetry and crafts – including demonstrations live on the studio web cam, the show had an international audience.
The Desi Woman Podcast, a show where Momtaz interviewed game-changing South Asian women ran for three seasons from January 2018 to October 2020. You can listen to all episodes on your usual podcast provider including itunes, Spotify and TuneIn. They are also archived at www.desiwomanpodcast.com.
Radio & Podcast Guest
Though she no longer hosts her own show, Momtaz continues to guest on other shows and has spoken about colour, crafts, fashion and a wide variety of other topics on BBC 5Live, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 4, BBC Kent, BBC London, BBC West Midlands and Awaz FM (Scotland.)
Listen to her Guest podcast as part of the Anthem Women's season, March 2021 to mark International Women's Month.