Great Britian may scrap AM/FM

Posted By James on Feb 01 2009 04:53 PM

A recent report says 18% of all radio listening is to digital radio stations. Now, a new report says Great Britian should do away with AM & FM radio stations, and broadcast solely in digital by 2015. The report, by British Communications Industry Minister Lord Carter, mirrors the plan already in pla...

Alan Carr to broadcast on BBC Radio 2

Posted By James on Feb 01 2009 04:47 PM

Friday Night Project host Alan Carr is said to be joining BBC Radio 2 in replace for Russell Brand. The Mirror claims producers at the station were determined to have a comedian back in the late night slot. The BBC have yet to confirm the report, but a spokesman for Alan Carr confirmed "He is in ta...

Review: DJ Tech S1 TWIN SD Card MP3 Player Controller

Posted By James on Jan 30 2009 02:56 PM

The very first I heard of this beast or anything like it was when I was visiting a boardhost forum run by an old rogue I know going back to Pirate Radio days in the 70’s. There was a sponsored link that pointed to here Matrix Discounts eBay shop. Why I looked is well, beyond me- as advertising ce...

Streaming News Feeds For Your Station

Posted By on Jan 30 2009 12:00 AM

You can stream top of the hour products with many radio automation software such as SAM Broadcaster. Here are some feeds that you can re-stream over your station. BBC World Service: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/meta/tx/nb/summary5min_au_nb.asx ABC Australia News: http://www.abc.net.au/s...

Streaming News Feeds For Your Station

Posted By on Jan 30 2009 12:00 AM

You can stream top of the hour products with many radio automation software such as SAM Broadcaster. Here are some feeds that you can re-stream over your station. BBC World Service: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/meta/tx/nb/summary5min_au_nb.asx ABC Australia News: http://www.abc.net.au/s...

What Is A Voiceover?

Posted By on Jan 28 2009 12:00 AM

We all are familiar with voice-over as every one of us has heard the commentary of a sports match on a radio and broadcasting a non-diagetic voice is called voice-over. A sound is called diegetic when it’s a part of the current scene for example, if a sound is played like a guitar is being played ...

So You Want To Be A Voiceover Artist...

Posted By on Jan 28 2009 12:00 AM

The 1 Million Pound Question …How do I become a Voice Over? I have been told I have a Wonderful Voice, the voice that makes women quiver and men shake…or Men Quiver and Women scream. I have been over a few discussions and collated this for you...... Philip Banks says…. So how do you get starte...

Voicing Tips

Posted By on Jan 28 2009 12:00 AM

Some voicing tips… I wanted to just pass along a few tips about voicing do’s and don’ts that have helped me over the past 25 years. Connecting to your audience is paramount! It sounds corny, but when you’re reading a script, imagine talking to ONE person, imagined or real. We listen as indiv...

New rules for digital broadcasters

Posted By James on Jan 27 2009 05:40 PM

Last month, the Copyright Royalty Board, the great people who brought you the industry-killing webcaster rates, proposed new rules for digital broadcasters to record and report playlist data so that the right people get the right royalties. The proposed new rules can be found here: http://www.thef...

New Exciting Station On The Block

Posted By James on Jan 26 2009 05:22 PM

RadioKick, the newest internet radio station for teens to young adults is getting set to launch. The station is run out of North America and is looking to expand into Europe and possibly Australia. The station will be having a launch party in early March says Owner Curtis Machek.. "Our Official Lau...


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