Radio 1 texter given restraining order

Posted By James on Nov 28 2011 04:58 PM

A man has been given a restraining order and a 12-month community order after sending more than 100 text messages to Radio 1, which included threats to harm DJ Tim Westwood.43 year old Mark Bulcock from Stacksteads, Lancashire told Westwood in one he was a ‘dead man’ and in another warned he was...

Britain Loves Radio campaign to launch

Posted By James on Nov 28 2011 04:57 PM

The Radio Advertising Bureau is starting a new marketing campaign explaining the benefits of advertising on the radio.Adverts will run in print and online, together with awards, conferences and a new RAB website from Monday.A three month radio advertising campaign will rotate four different commerci...

Absolute Radio announces Xmas line-up

Posted By James on Nov 28 2011 04:53 PM

Frank Skinner will front Absolute Radio’s Christmas Day morning show as part of a festive line-up that sees the group’s ‘decades’ stations taking over the main station each evening.Skinner’s ‘Christmas Cracker’ 10am-12noon show on 25th December will be followed by breakfast presenter C...

An Update From James

Posted By James on Nov 12 2011 08:27 PM

Hi All,Thanks for reading this short update. I am just writing to you all about the current situation and how we are going to achieve it. Currently, I am on study exams for University and have not had much time on the site to finish off projects and develop much needed tools and information for broa...

EXCLUSIVE: Internet Broadcasters Guide For Creating An Effective Newsletter

Posted By saint on Sep 20 2011 09:52 PM

Heres Broadcasting World's latest Guide written by Senior Editor, David Childers. ...

Building the Radio 1 and 1Xtra Home Pages

Posted By James on Sep 20 2011 09:46 PM

A new post from the BBC's Internet Blog details how they "re-invented" the Radio 1 and 1Xtra homepages following three principles: "They need to be as live as radio, content should be immediately and easily accessible and they should cater to your personal tastes."As a result, the new websites have ...

Partial SHOUTcast Outage and API Issues [Resolved]

Posted By James on Sep 20 2011 09:44 PM

UPDATE August 29 2011 @ 0230PM EST:- We have just deployed the last of the emergency break-fixes to the SHOUTcast servers. This addresses all issues that were affecting the SHOUTcast service from the outage last week. Thank you as always for your patience!UPDATE August 26 2011 @ 01PM EST:- SHOUTcast...

Study: Listeners Love AM/FM Streams More than AM/FM Broadcasts

Posted By James on Sep 20 2011 09:42 PM

Americans are spending more time in their cars, time spent in cars on weekdays has increased by over an hour since 2003. Last week, Arbitron, Edison Research and Scarborough presented an update to a study from 2003 called The Road Ahead that looks at in-car listening options and adoptions.While radi...

Look Who Wants To Webcast, Facebook!

Posted By James on Sep 20 2011 09:39 PM

Another big player is projected to join the webcasting business soon, as "Facebook is expected to announce its long-awaited music service this week at its annual f8 developer conference," reports Wall Street Cheat Sheet. The blog notes that Facebook "may feature six online music platforms and i...

LoudCity Accepting New Stations

Posted By James on Aug 26 2011 09:36 PM

Loudcity has yet again opened its doors to new stations with the departure of some of its old stations. "We've had a few stations close in the past few weeks. Our best wishes to those folks in the future, and our thanks for choosing LoudCity as a home for your stations! We are sorry to see you ...


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