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Hey DJ! Learn How to DIY Your Own Internet...
Creating your own online radio station is not as difficult as you may think. There are various options and depending on your knowledge and skill level you can lean on a third party to do most of the grunt work or you can get your own hands dirty and do the nuts and bolts yourself. Here's how to go about deciding how to put your streaming Internet radio station online. Page 3.
A Step-by-Step Tutorial to Creating Your Own...
The simplicity of Podcasting allows anyone to create their own talk show, music program, or specialty audio stream then easily distribute it to the world. It's not very hard, especially with some of the services available. Learn why to do it, how to do it, who are some radio pros doing it, a few legal tips about content, and why a Podcast is better than an Internet radio station.
Before Buying a Wi-Fi Internet Radio Receiver,...
Internet Radio is great but who wants to have to sit down in front of a computer to listen? This problem is solved with the latest Wi-Fi Internet Radio receivers. All you need is a wireless router, broadband, and any of this hardware to free yourself - and music - from your computer for good.
How to Record Internet Radio for Free
A listing of links on the Radio site at About.com that feature information on how to record streaming audio, shareware and freeware designed to record streaming audio from online Radio stations, webcasts and other Internet audio sources plus reviews by your Radio Guide on particular streaming audio recorders.
Build Your Own Online Radio Station with...
Radionomy.com has been making a name for itself outside the United States with an easy and free service for listeners and future radio bosses who think they can make a better online radio station. Alright, you're on. Radionomy will give you the tools to build it, name it, promote it, and even earn a little cash from it. Did I mention it's free? Read more.
Are You the Country's Next Progressive Talk...
A national contest backed up by Clear Channel Radio is looking for the next Progressive Talk radio star and is willing to award that person their own syndicated radio show. If you've been Podcasting a show, streaming one on the Internet, or just dreaming of becoming the next Ed Schultz, check out these details.
Create Your Own Radio Program in 6 Easy Steps
Have you been itching to broadcast yourself? Are you thinking about creating your own radio show or podcast? How do you start? Should I stream it or Podcast - and what does that mean? How do I record a show? What are formatics and are they important? How do I get guests? I'll answer these questions and more with a six-part series beginning with this article.
Talker Magazine's 25 Greatest Radio Hosts of...
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Pandora Offers Spooky Radio Streams for an Easy...
Pandora, the customizable radio service, has created eight different flavors of Halloween radio to satisfy any need: a party, the music playing outside your front door, or even a romantic October 31 get-together with a favorite vampire. See what they have.
Spooky October Radio - Listen to Halloween...
Haunted Radio stations for your Halloween listening. Find the perfect horror music, scary sound effects, and All Hallow's Eve mood ambiance with these suggested online streaming audio sources featuring Halloween music, songs, sound effects, and more.
SiriusXM Memorial Day Specials - and More
Got some time on your hands during this long 3-day weekend? If you're a subscriber to SiriusXM Satellite Radio there's a lot of special programming throughout
This Week in Radio History: 5/25 - 5/31
Here are a few highlights from this week in radio history. Click linked dates for more. 5/25 - On this day in 1954, Alison Stern, former wife of Radio shock
Casey Kasem Issue Inspires New California Law
On the heels of Casey Kasem's wife, Jean, being required to appear in court today the state of California is working towards protecting the rights of children
College Radio Station Raises Funds with Genitals
Here's an amusing story out of San Luis Obispo, home of California Polytechnic State University and that institution's non-profit, student-run radio station.
Who Are Ron and Fez From SiriusXM Radio?
Personal issues are tearing professional relationships apart on this radio program. Find out why.
How To Decide Which Satellite Radio Service Is...
There are two Satellite Radio services available: XM and SIRIUS. They're both good, so which one is right for you? By spending a little time reviewing their differences, you'll no doubt see which one should be your particular choice.
Radio Glossary
Radio broadcasting terms defined through an easy to understand glossary including those for AM, FM, Satellite, Internet Streaming, and Podcasting.
How Do I Break Into Radio?
Have you thought about getting into Radio but not sure how to go about it? Well, there are three basic ways people wind up on-the-air. Which one should you follow?
What Kind of Equipment Do I Need to Podcast?
You want to make your own podcast but you're not sure what you need to do that. The good news is you may already have some of what you need but chances are you'll still have to buy or acquire some tools. Here's what you need and where to get it.
Latest UK Radio Ratings: Chris Evans Loses Over...
RAJAR (Radio Joint Audience Research) has release it's second quarter of listening measurement for UK state and commercial radio. Chris Evans, one of Britain's most popular radio personalities lost over a million listeners since taking over the Radio 2 Breakfast show. RAJAR puts BBC Radio 2 at the number one rank among all BBC Network Radio for weekly reach, reaching 27% of the population 15 years or older (with a 15.9 share of total audience). Read More.
What is Obscenity, Indecency & Profanity?
What is Obscenity, Indecency & Profanity? They are three very different things according to the Federal Communications Commission. Here's how the F.C.C. sees it.
The Best Halloween Radio Apps for Your Phone
Looking for the best Halloween radio you can get on your phone or mobile device? Here are the top radio apps!
Sample Letter For Radio Intern Position
One of the best ways to break into Radio is by starting as an intern. Radio stations like interns because they're free. offering your services on a flexible, part-time basis is a great way to begin to learn the business.
NASCAR Radio and Other Racing Plentiful Online,...
NASCAR racing fans and enthusiasts of other types of racing will find an abundance of online and traditional Radio sources for race coverage, analysis and news. Here's what you need to know.
10 Clicks To 10 Of The Best Alternative Rock...
In 10 clicks, your Radio Guide will introduce you to 10 of the best Alternative Rock stations around.
The 10 Podcast Commandments
Your podcast is what you make it. And if you want to make it better; if you want to improve it to attract more listeners; if you want a podcast that sounds good and makes you look even better then I offer the 10 Podcast Commandments. I made the list based on what I've learned over the years in radio, what I've learned from interviewing successful podcasters, and my gut feelings. Read More.
Digitally Recording and Mixing Software for...
Software empowers people and helps make Podcasts easier to do and better sounding. Like any other kind of software, the more you work with it, the better you become. Most of the software listed here is free. Try to work with it all to see what you like best. Read more.
How To Create An Audition Tape For A Radio...
Making a demo tape to be on the radio can be done very simply. All you need is a computer, a CD burner, time to write a few scripts and the patience to record them and send them to a Program Director
Listen to Radio Anywhere with These Downloadabl...
Software Apps - applications - now make it easy to receive Internet streams, traditional AM and FM radio, and even SIRIUS XM satellite programming on your cell phone and iPad. Here are a few of the more popular solutions.
How to Create Your Own Radio Program
Have you been itching to jump into personal broadcasting? Thinking about creating your own Radio show? How do you start? Should I stream it or Podcast? How do I record a show? What are formatics and are they important? How do I get guests? I'll answer these questions and more with a six-part series beginning with this article. Part 1: Subject Matter.
Find Baseball Audio On Local Radio Stations,...
Looking to hear your favorite baseball team but you don't know where to begin? Whether you live in the city it plays or have been transplanted thousands of miles away from the team you love, there are many options for getting your fix of the Great American Past Time.
How To Create An Audition MP3 Audio File For A...
If you want to get a job on-the-air at a radio station, the first thing you'll need is a demo file to send to a Program Director. It is not that hard to create your audition or demo file if you prepare, practice and plan.
So, You Wanna Work In Radio?
It's natural for people to wonder what being in Radio is all about, especially those considering it as a profession. My advice? RUN! RUN as FAST AS YOU CAN and don't look back! Read answers to real questions from a curious student.
8 Things that Are Good and Bad About Radio
I hate looking at the glass as half-full and do what I can to fight off pessimism. That's why when I began thinking of an article about how radio has changed in the past ten years or so I decided it would be best to list not only negatives but, positives as well. Your list of eight things might be similar or completely different. After all, it's just my opinion. Read more.
Internet Radio - What is Internet Radio and How...
Internet radio has been around for some time now yet you may just be getting around to discovering this entertainment and information option. Find out more about Internet Radio in this article.
NYC: The Word 'Ebola' so Scary, Now 911 Radio...
The New York Post is reporting that 911 dispatchers in New York City have been instructed to refrain
A Profile of Radio Personalities Armstrong...
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Armstrong & Getty.
A Profile of Radio Personality Ron and Fez
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Ron and Fez.
Why Some Radio Station Call Letters Begin With...
Why do some U.S. radio station call letters begin with
SIRIUS XM Radio - Understanding the Choices of...
This is a step-by-step comparison of the major features for XM and SIRIUS Satellite Radio including: channels, online listening, cost, satellites, customer service, activation fee, cancellation fee, additional radio cost, and customer service options.
Watch the Famous Turkey Drop Episode of 'WKRP...
One of the funniest moments in Radio stunt history took place on a famous 1978 episode of the sitcom
A Virtual Tour of the Equipment Used For AM,...
The beginning of a virtual tour of an AM,FM,Internet or Satellite Radio station studio, using photographs and with links for more information.
What is the Portable People Meter and How Does...
The Portable People Meter - PPM for short - is an electronic device used by Arbitron, a media marketing research firm, used to established listening habits on behalf of radio stations across the United States.
Do I Pay Royalties to Use Music on a Non-Profit...
A site visitor wants to start an Internet radio station for fun, not profit. He might accept donations and thinks he can use his Rhapsody downloads as content. Is this legal?
The Radio Broadcast That Panicked America: War...
On October 30, 1938, Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre performed a radio play based on an H.G. Wells story entitled 'War of the Worlds'. Even though disclaimers were aired, the force of the medium - and presentation - was powerful enough to panic some of the public. Read more.
10 Of The Best Classic Rock Stations
In 10 clicks, your Radio Guide will introduce you to 10 of the best Classic Rock stations around.
How to Easily Create Your Own Podcast
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Thinking of a Career in Radio? Some Good Tips...
Although the industry has shed itself of thousands of jobs over the past few years, there are opportunities for working in radio both on and off the air.
Easily Create Radio Shows, Podcasts or...
Spreaker.com is not the first website devoted to helping people create their own radio shows and podcasts. But, it does provide some new tools for helping you share your audio on social networks. Plus with Spreaker you can even broadcast live and it's free. Read More.
Sirius XM Radio Has 7 Holiday Channels for 2013
Every year Sirius Satellite Radio offers various channels dedicated to Christmas, Hanukkah, and holiday music. Here's what's being offered this year.
A Profile of Radio Personality Michael Savage
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Michael Savage.
Today's DJ - What Types of DJs are There? What...
What is a DJ? What does the DJ Do? How is the DJ Different today than yesterday? What are the other names for DJs?
SIRUS Satellite Radio Personalities
SIRIUS Satellite Radio offers a host of celebrity DJs and Personalities across its various channels. Here's a growing list.
A Profile of Radio Personality Roe Conn
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Roe Conn.
How to Record Phone Calls in Podcasts
Podcasters and Internet webcasters who conduct phone interviews as part of their programs often need a solution for capturing the phone audio. It's not terribly hard and there are many options for landline, wireless and voip telephones. Read more about the solutions for recording phone calls in your Podcasts or for your Internet Radio show.
Aluratek Internet Radio Alarm Clock with...
The Aluratek Internet Radio brings users the vast programming available via the Internet from a product that delivers a small footprint, ease of use, and enough flexibility in options to make it a real bridge from traditional radio listening to Internet Radio. Read more of this review.
Satellite Radio Throws it All Against the Wall...
Going on just my own hunch, I threw a simple theory out there about Satellite Radio listening. I suggested most Sirius XM subscribers subscribe for a handful of channels and seldom stray from the same choices even though there are about 165 different channels. Then, I asked About.com visitors to weigh in on that. Here's what they said. Read more.
Create Your Own Live Internet Broadcast at...
uBroadcast allows anyone to easily set up an Internet video broadcast and begin transmitting almost instantly from any location with uBroadcast's software and an Internet connection.
Live Coverage of ICC Cricket World Cup Offered...
Sirius XM Radio will broadcast the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup, offering both Sirius and XM subscribers play-by-play coverage of men’s matches from India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh from the group games through to the World Cup Final on April 2. Read more.
Confessions of a Morning DJ
I've said some pretty stupid things on-the-air and done a few dumb ones off-the-air, too. It's time to confess and get it off my chest.
A Profile of Radio Personality Joe Pags
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Joe Pags.
MUSICMATCH MX - Artist ON DEMAND
MUSICMATCH has introduced MUSICMATCH MX and Artist ON DEMAND, a new subscription service that streams, through subscription and on-demand, 8,000 major label artists from over 20,000 albums.
The List of Murdered Deejays, Hosts, and Radio...
Being on the Radio, whether as a music DJ or a controversial talk-show host, exposes you to many thousands or even millions of people each day. Every once-in-a-while, one of them decides they just hate you - for whatever reason - and takes matters into their own hands. Here's a list of just some violent acts against people with a Radio connection.
VOA: Voice of America
What exactly is the Voice of America? Here's a list of quick facts: What you need to know about the Radio broadcasting arm of VOA.
You Don't Have To Be On-The-Air To Be In Radio
Being on Radio doesn't necessarily mean being on-the-air. There are various fulfilling jobs available in Radio that don't require you to be behind the microphone. Here's a list to start you thinking.
How to Find Your Favorite Radio Talk Shows...
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"How Come One Company Owns All The Radio...
Sometimes it seems like one company owns all the Radio stations and they all sound the same from city to city. Is it true? And if so, how did it get to be this way? Finally: a simple explanation.
How To Break Into Radio - The Easiest Way
If you want to break into Radio, the most sound and sure way is to just get your foot-in-the-door. Time and time again, unpaid interns are offered opportunities as they arise in the course of business at Radio stations.
Android Phone Radio Apps
Software Apps - applications - now make it easy to receive Internet streams, traditional AM and FM radio, and even SIRIUS XM satellite programming on your Android phone. Here are a few of the more popular solutions.
Free And Easy: Freecorder Records Streaming Audio
Applian Technologies has released its latest version of Freecorder, a freeware alternative for recording streaming audio. Review and Details.
Stop Set
Stop Set < Back to Last Page >     < Full Glossary > Definition: The place where commercials are played
Podcasting and Broadcasting with Your Smart Phone
Your smart phone is an amazing piece of technology and no matter what you want to achieve with it, there seems to be an app. How about Podcasting - even broadcasting? Yeah, you can do that, too. Here are a few examples of how a few apps and a smart phone are changing the way we look at how audio can be originated, manipulated, and distributed. Read more.
A Profile of Radio Personality Larry King
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Larry King.
8 Reasons To Start Your Own Online Radio...
If you have always thought about being on the radio, having a radio show, or running a radio station but thought it was too hard, or too expensive, or too time consuming, think again. Here are just 8 reasons to start one - and most likely, you'll have some of your own by the time you finish reading. Learn more.
Creating Your Own Internet Radio Station With...
Creating your own online Radio station is quite easy with the help of Live365.com. If you can upload a file and make some easy choices, you, too, can be an Internet Radio Station owner!
What Is Audio Editing And Why Do It? - Part 2...
What is Audio Editing and Why Do it? This article briefly tells of the history of audio editing from magentic tape to toda's digital software. Plus a link to a free and very powerful audio editor you can practice editing with.
Easy Radio is a No Brainer For Playing and...
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Recording Software Chart - Feature Comparison
This is a features comparison chart between the major freeware and shareware applications designed to record streaming audio from webcasts, the internet and other online sources.
A Profile of Radio Personality Bruce Morrow
Born: October 13, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York Radio: Bruce Morrow became "Cousin Brucie" in 1959 while
Stream Internet Radio to Your Car with the...
Livio Radio makes hardware designed to work with Internet radio apps. This time the company has joined with Grooveshark, an on-demand music streamer, to introduce The Grooveshark Kit. Now it's easy to put the music in your Android into your car's FM radio. Read more.
A Profile of Radio Personality Herb Kent
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Herb Kent.
No Brainer: Freecorder Toolbar Makes Recording...
The Freecorder Toolbar is free software which resides in your browser and is powerful enough to satisfy the needs of many who wish to record Internet Radio. It's available for both Explorer and Firefox, installs easily, and is simple to use. Read full review.
USB Microphone Suggestions for Podcasters
USB microphones simplify the process of voice recording for Podcasts and other projects. Their plug and play aspect makes them easy to configure and there are several moderately priced choices to fit most budgets. Read more and compare prices.
How Many Radio Stations Are There In The United...
How many radio stations are there in the United States of America? Here's the answer.
50 Things That Happened in Radio During 2013
A lot happened in radio during 2013. Here are 50 highlights to give you an idea of the kind of year it was.
Cheap Tricks for Promoting Your Internet Radio...
The Internet has made having your own streaming radio station, radio show, or podcast a reality. But, it's one thing to build it - it's another thing to get someone to listen. That requires promotion and marketing. Here are some inexpensive ideas.
Audio Mixers For Creating Podcasts or Internet...
If you're planning to create your own Podcast or Internet Radio stream, a home studio that you're comfortable with is essential. Besides recording software and a microphone, a mixer can be an important tool in the creation process. Here are some suggested mixers under $100 and between $100 and $150 with descriptions and price comparisons provided by Pricegrabber. Page 2.
DISH Subscribers Can Now Hear Elvis Channel...
The DISH Network satellite TV service is now broadcasting the SIRIUS Elvis Radio channel to subscribers. Read more.
What's a Mixer and Do I Need One to Create a...
What is a mixer and do you need one to create a Podcast? Mixers can be analog or digital and depending on what kind of Podcast or radio show you're going to create, you may need one or both. Here's what a mixer does and why it might help you.
Rush Limbaugh: A Profile
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Rush Limbaugh.
Clear Channel Radio Adds HD Digital Multicasts...
Clear Channel Radio reports a full 196 of its radio stations in 48 markets are set to air HD digital multicasts. The additions are part of a larger launch begun in January and you can listen to all of them online as they go live. Read more...
Lured Back to Satellite Radio - Why I...
Last year, I discontinued my subscription with SIRIUS XM Radio after a series of events brought me to a crossroads of disappointment and frustration. After a five-year run with XM I just reached the point where I didn't feel it was worth it. I've re-subscribed and here's why.
A Profile of Radio Personality Jay Towers
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Jay Towers
How To Complain to the Federal Communications...
If you have every wanted to file a complaint with the F.C.C. - the Federal Communications Commission, it's easier than you think. Here are the details.
How to Move Your Podcast or Internet Radio Show...
It's funny: people are always saying traditional radio (AM and FM) are dead. Yet, I get a lot of email
How To Get Anything Plugged On The Radio
How to get free publicity, promotion or plugs for a service, product or event is not as hard as it may seem. Free publicity, promotion and plugs on radio are easy to achieve if you just follow a few simple steps.
Broadcasting - What is Radio Broadcasting?...
What is broadcasting when it refers to Radio? Here are the many different types of broadcasting which fall under the wide umbrella of Radio.
9 Things You Probably Did Not Know About Ronald...
As the world remembers President Ronald Reagan upon his passing, many stories of his past are being told. You may have heard the former President did a stint as a radio sportscaster. You may have not heard the details. Read more.
TuneIn Radio App for Android Acts Like DVR for...
TuneIn Radio has released a new version of its Android mobile app that enables users to pause, rewind and record live radio streams, a feature previously only available to iPhone/iPad owners. TuneIn has also released a free version for the iPhone/iPad. Now Android and iPhone users can choose a free or a Pro edition with pause and recording. Read More.
Tips On Applying For A Radio Intern Position
One of the best ways to break into Radio is by starting as an intern. Radio stations like interns because they're free. Offering your services on a flexible, part-time basis is a great way to begin to learn the business. Here are some more tips.
Bitcartel Software Releases RAW For Recording...
Bitcartel announces the release of RAW which records Internet audio as a high-quality MP4-AAC. RAW can record iPod-compatible RealAudio streaming, movie trailers, news webcasts and even Flash jingles. Read more.
How do YOU listen to Internet Radio in Your Car?
Getting Internet radio in your vehicle is still an emerging process. There are various commercial solutions for streaming your iPhone or Blackberry. Here's my question: How do YOU listen to Internet radio in your vehicle? Tell everyone about your solution - and maybe a few words on why it works for YOU.
How many radio stations are there in the world?
: How many radio stations are there in the world? : According to the CIA World Factbook, there are about
Rules and Laws About Politics and Radio Ads
Politicians running for office have a lot of rules and regulations to abide by. But, when it comes to spending their money for political ads on radio, there are rules in place that work mostly on behalf of candidates. Read more.
Listen to Top 40 Radio Online
Top 40 - also known as 'Pop' Music (from 'Popular') - and sometimes referred to as 'Contemporary Hit Music' reflects the listening mainstream and features songs pulled from various genres: hip hop, country, alternative and anywhere else a hit song can be found. Here are suggested Links for listening online.
Books, Movies, and CDs by Radio Personalities
Looking for a movie or CD from your favorite Radio personality? Have a look at this list with options to compare prices from various vendors with a click.
Outrageous, Funny, and Sometimes Perplexing...
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The Sirius XM Satellite Radio Town Hall Series
What do you do when you have a broadcasting service, a myriad of channels, and access to a plethora of celebrities, musicians, authors, and newsmakers? You create a special programming vehicle to accommodate everyone and present it to the listeners who care most. That's what SiriusXMn Satellite Radio did - and they called it the Town Hall series. Read more.
Oldies and Classic Rock Online
Listening to online Radio and webcasts from both streaming Internet-only Radio to traditional Radio stations that stream, has become easier. There are many choices in any genre from Alternative to country, pop to classical and everything in between. Here are links, by format, to get you started.
iHeartRadio Puts the 'Home' in Christmas Music
Miss your hometown or favorite city during the holidays? Here's part of the fix: listen to Christmas music from a radio station where you used to live using iHeartRadio. With 850 radio stations across the country, Clear Channel Radio can offer one of the largest selections of music and content city-to-city. Plus, with Facebook built-in to the app, you can share the holiday with friends or new ones while you listen. Read more.
How to Create Your Own Radio Jingles
A visitor to Radio.about.com wants to know how it is possible to create some good jingles for his radio program. Believe it or not, it can be done for almost nothing - or - for a few bucks you can actually get one of the greatest jingle companies in the world to do it for you. Read more.
Listen to Comedy Radio Online
Need a good laugh? Check out this suggested list of online Internet radio stations and streams that specialize in humor, comedy and fun.
Can The F.C.C. Censor Your Internet Radio...
A site visitor wants to create his own Internet radio station, but is concerned. Can the F.C.C. censor any of the content on it? Here's the answer.
Radio Software Apps for the iPhone
Software Apps - applications - now make it easy to receive Internet streams, traditional AM and FM radio, and even SIRIUS XM satellite programming on your iPhone. Here are a few of the more popular solutions.
'TuneIn' App Turns iPad into DVR for Online Radio
RadioTime is now offering its TuneIn Radio app in an iPad version. The company says it features an interface that fills the iPad's screen display and allows users to listen to live streams and podcasts in the background while browsing the Web.
Country Music Online - Where to Hear Country...
There's plenty of Country music available on the Internet. Here are some suggested links to online streams of country music either from Internet-only Radio stations or traditional radio stations that also stream their terrestrial programming.
Streaming Audio Recorder
This is a review of Audio MP3 Sound Recorder, a software application designed to easily record streaming webcasts and audio from online Radio stations, webcasts and other audio sources on Internet. It will also capture any audio from your computer's soundcard.
Top 10 Significant Milestones in Modern Radio
Radio today - Modern Radio - is a far cry from Radio just a decade ago. What was once the sole domain of AM and FM has now been intruded upon by new technologies like Satellite Radio, Internet Radio, Cell Phone Radio, Podcasts, and more. How did we get from just AM and FM to all this? Here are the Top 10 Significant Milestones in Modern Radio. (Opinion)
You're the DJ on Last.fm
Last.fm is a streaming radio station with a revolutionary concept. The software that powers Last.fm learns its users' musical tastes and plays a personalized radio program to each listener. Read more.
How and Where to Listen to Super Bowl XLV on...
Looking for a radio option for enjoying Super Bowl XLV? There are numerous ways to listen to the game, no matter where you are. Between local radio stations, online streams, and Satellite Radio you shouldn't have to miss one pass or reception.
A Profile of Radio Personality Tom Joyner
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Tom Joyner.
TinyVox Pro Records and Shares Your Audio...
TinyVox Pro is a recording app for iPhone and Android-compatible devices that records your audio and easily uploads it to your favorite social networking site like Facebook, Twitter, or Tumblr. It's a simple Podcasting solution for users who value simple production values but speed and mobility. Read more.
A Profile of Radio Personality Delilah
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Delilah.
Radio Software Apps for the BlackBerry
Software Apps - applications - now make it easy to receive Internet streams, traditional AM and FM radio, and even SIRIUS XM satellite programming on your BlackBerry. Here are a few of the more popular solutions.
A Profile of Radio Personalities Jeff and Jer
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Jeff and Jer
A Profile of Radio Personality Mo’ Bounce
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Mo’ Bounce.
Y100 Listeners: Mad as Hell And They’re...
When there was only AM and FM during those archaic days before the World Wide Web, email, and Internet radio stations – listeners were helpless when a radio station changed format and fired djs. But, AM and FM stations don’t monopolize the distribution systems any more and listeners are taking advantage of that. Read more.
How to Create Your Own Podcasts from Beginner...
Looking for a simple way to create a Podcast? There are free and easy ways to do it. But, if you're a little more advanced, here are some suggestions for enhancing your Podcasts with audio mixers and and phone recording techniques.
How To Make Extra Money As A Mobile DJ
Being a Mobile DJ is easier than it used to be and the pay is excellent. Plus, the software and hardware tools available today can not only make you sound good, but can make you money as well! Read more.
National Public Radio Offers An Audio Archive
NPR, National Public Radio, offers an Audio Archive that goes back to 1997. You can search for audio by keyword, by time period and by program. Read more.
WBZ Boston Names Jen Brien Overnight Host
WBZ Boston Names Jen Brien Overnight Host
The Pros and Cons of Radio Voice-tracking
You have probably heard, no doubt, about the use of voice-tracking in Radio. Most likely, what you heard was pretty negative. Before you make up your mind, read a little more about it. Voice-tracking is not a new procedure. Actually, it's been going on for decades. Find out more.
The Day the "Paul is Dead" Radio Hoax Began
Here are some highlights from this week in radio history. Click highlighted dates for more from that
How Do Those DJs Always Talk Right Up To The...
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How Do I Break Into Radio Sales?
A visitor to the Radio site at About.com wants to know if it's hard to break into Radio sales and if one needs to have any prior knowledge of the Radio business. Actually, radio stations are always looking for talented producers and are willing to train motivated people who they think are right for the job. Read more.
The CC WiFi Internet Radio: Radio Power to the...
If you've been putting off buying an Internet radio for the home or office because you thought they were too expensive, too complicated, or too temperamental, take heart. C. Crane has introduced the CCWiFi Internet Radio which is none of the above - which makes listening to your favorite Internet streams as second nature as listening to traditional AM and FM. Read my review.
iheartradio Version 2.2 Mobile Radio App for...
Version 2.2 of the iheartradio mobile radio application for the iPhone and iPod Touch has been released with new features including access to more than 300 radio stations. Read more.
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Radio or...
Think you know everything about Radio? I'll bet not. Here are 10 things most people do not know about Radio or do not know they can do with Radio. Go ahead: discover all 10.
A Profile of Radio Personalities Johnjay & Rich
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Johnjay & Rich.
Could YOU be a Rock Radio Music Director?
Take a quiz and find out Could YOU be a Rock Radio Music Director?
The Man Who Tattooed His Forehead with a Radio...
The Man Who Tattooed His Forehead with a Radio Station Logo
iHeartRadio for iPad - a Review
The iHeartRadio app for the iPad is free and easy to use. The software easily turns your iPad into a portable radio receiver, giving the user a choice from over 14 million songs, 400,000 artists, and a selection of streams from hundreds of traditional radio stations from Clear Channel Entertainment & Media. Read the review.
SIRIUS Satellite Radio Hardware and Receiver...
Thinking about subscribing to SIRIUS Satellite Radio and wondering what kind of hardware is available and the cost? Take this short product tour of some of the more popular receivers compatible with SIRIUS Satellite Radio.
The Trouble with Ron and Fez - Sirius XM's Real...
The Ron and Fez Show on Sirius XM is in crisis mode. Half of the show's namesake performers, Fez, is suffering from personal issues and it has triggered weeks
Danny Bonaduce Hired for Mornings at 102.5 KZOK...
Danny Bonaduce will be the new morning personality at KZOK/Seattle. He'll begin on-the-air November 14 and be accompanied by News Director Sarah, who has worked with Bonaduce the past two years. Read more.
A Profile of Radio Personality Howard Stern
These are succinct biographical profiles of popular and extraordinary radio personalities and presenters. Many of these are of active hosts and some of them are of people who were pioneers and contributed to radio in almost immeasurable ways. This is a profile on Howard Stern.
Radio Terminology: It Doesn't Mean What You Think
Every business has terminology associated with it which the participants understand which might sometimes be perplexing to outsiders. Radio is no different. Here are a few examples of words and expressions used in radio that don't mean what you think.
Can You Make a Living Podcasting?
When faced with the loss of a radio job, many radio broadcasters have considered continuing their careers as podcasters. Non-radio people have also jumped into podcasting for fun and hopefully profit. The big question is: can you really make a living doing a podcast? Well, here's some encouraging news.
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