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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
What's the Deal With These "All Christmas"...
A site visitor writes: Indianapolis oldie station Gold 104.5 FM has done something new to the area. On
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.
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.
Talker Magazine's 25 Greatest Radio Hosts of...
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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
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.
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
Radio Glossary
Radio broadcasting terms defined through an easy to understand glossary including those for AM, FM, Satellite, Internet Streaming, and Podcasting.
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
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.
Dear Santa: Please Bury Casey Kasem
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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?
Who Are Ron and Fez From SiriusXM Radio?
Personal issues are tearing professional relationships apart on this radio program. Find out why.
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.
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.
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.
The Top 25 Holiday Songs Played on the Radio
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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.
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.
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.
Christmas Radio Music Guide
Looking for the perfect Christmas music to listen to? There are many online radio streams with seasonal Christmas songs - some from traditional terrestrial AM and FM radio stations, many Internet-only radio stations, and offerings from Satellite radio as well. Visit the Christmas Radio Music Guide.
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.
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.
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.
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
SIRUS Satellite Radio Personalities
SIRIUS Satellite Radio offers a host of celebrity DJs and Personalities across its various channels. Here's a growing list.
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.
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?
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.
A Profile of Radio Personality David Webb
A profile of Sirius XM Patriot (channel 125) radio host David Webb, who is based in the New York City area and is the founder of a Tea Party activist group.
Listen to the Very Best Online Christmas Music...
Live365.com provides dozens of great Christmas radio stations playing a variety of music. Here are some picks with links so you can start listening online right away.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
A Virtual Tour of the Equipment Used For AM,...
If you ever wondered what it looks like inside an AM, FM, Internet, or Satellite Radio station studio, here's a short virtual tour of a typical setup using photographs and featuring additional links to more in-depth information.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
WKRP in Cincinnati Turkey Drop - Video, Audio,...
A 1978 episode of WKRP in Cincinnati became an instant classic when the station decided to drum up some publicity by dropping live turkeys from a helicopter. Too bad nobody told them turkeys can't fly! See the video, or listen to the audio.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
How to Find Your Favorite Radio Talk Shows...
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How to Move Your Podcast or Internet Radio Show...
Have you ever heard a weekend program on a talk radio station about gardening or home repair or how to
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.
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.
How to Easily Create Your Own Podcast
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Easy Radio is a No Brainer For Playing and...
Vendor's Site (Back to: What You Need To Know About Recording Internet Radio ) (Editor's Note: Since
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.
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 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.
Opie & Anthony: 20 Years on the Radio
Opie & Anthony are celebrating 20 years on the radio and SiriusXM will dedicated a special live broadcast to the occasion on April 17. What led up to this? Here's a handy timeline for that!
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.
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.
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.
Why Some Radio Station Call Letters Begin With...
Why do some U.S. radio station call letters begin with
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!
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.
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.
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.
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
A Profile of the Radio Personality Bill O'Reilly
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 profile is about Bill O'Reilly.
Radio Has All Your Christmas and Holiday Music...
Radio is your #1 source for Christmas, Holiday, and Seasonal music. There are so many sources you can choose from including traditional, online, satellite, and more. Here are some quick links to help you find the Christmas music you're looking for.
Outrageous, Funny, and Sometimes Perplexing...
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Satellite Radio For Your Car, Home or Anywhere
Satellite Radio comes in two flavors: XM and Sirius. There are similarities and differences but before you invest, learn your options.
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.
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.
Do You Need A License To Be On The Air?
A site visitor asks: Is there an FCC license requirement for on the air broadcasting? - Paul Krizauskas. Here's the answer.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Bruce Morrow
Born: October 13, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York Radio: Bruce Morrow became "Cousin Brucie" in 1959 while
Anger and Confusion Over XM Satellite Radio's...
Subscribers to XM Satellite Radio continue to be either upset, dismayed, or confused about XM’s policy concerning commercials on music channels. Some subscribers voice legimiate complaints, others are just confused about the service's claims. Read their emails, read the factual explanations.
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.
I'm Dreaming of an iHeartRadio Christmas
The 2012 version of iHeartRadio.com's holiday offering features 8 different online and app-receivable holiday music streams this year that will fit whatever you might be celebrating. Whether it's Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanzaa there's a station programmed to help enhance your seasonal pleasure. Read more, get the links.
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.
"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 Many Radio Stations Are There In The United...
How many radio stations are there in the United States of America? Here's the answer.
XM Satellite Radio Hardware and Receiver...
Thinking about subscribing to XM 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 XM Satellite Radio.
Men's College Basketball, March Madness, and...
If you're looking for a way to hear the NCAA Men's basketball tournament play leading up to the Final Four and championship game, there are various radio options available from local AM and FM stations, to the Internet, and even satellite radio. 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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Dr. Laura...
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 Dr. Laura Schlessinger.
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.
XM Satellite Radio Announces Holiday Music...
XM Satellite Radio will deliver the gift of holiday music to its listeners from coast to coast throughout the holiday season. Full Story.
SiriusXM Satellite Radio's Christmas and...
SiriusXM is offering 8 different holiday channels this holiday season including many genres covering Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa. Here's what's on and when.
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.
Tom Leykis Returns with Daily Radio Show
Longtime Los Angeles-based and syndicated radio personality, Tom Leykis, is ready to re-launch his daily radio program. After sitting on the sidelines for the past three years under contract to CBS Radio, Leykis is now free to perform. But, he's chosen to do his new program live and on-demand through the Internet. Read more.
The Accidental Podcaster
J.B. Glossinger didn't set out to have one of the top 25 podcasts in the world on iTunes. It just sort of happened. 900 podcasts later, he is number one in self-help. Read how Glossinger used podcasting to promote his passions and career.
Replay Radio 6.0 Outdoes Itself: Record...
Replay Radio has always been a brilliant recording application for capturing radio programs off the Internet. Now, not only does it record Internet Radio but with version 6.0 it introduces Podcast support and more. Read Review
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.
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)
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.
January 1: Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity will...
Beginning January 1, 2014 Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity will move to a new flagship station in New York City, WOR, where their daily syndicated shows will originate. Read more.
Christmas Rush to Begin on Radio - Rush to Play...
We complain about retailers trotting out the Christmas decorations early. Then, as soon as we think we've put them in their place - the Christmas music starts on radio stations! If you think November is too early - some start in October. And worse: we just hate some of these songs and new research proves it! Read more.
The Best Online Radio for Listening to Trans...
Whether you are decorating your home for the holidays or getting ready to host a Christmas party or get-together, you'll want a festive source of holiday music you can set on autopilot and not worry about. If your choice is an online stream and you especially like the Trans Siberian Orchestra, here are suggestions for the best TSO listening experience.
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.
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.
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.
Total Recorder Pro Records Your Webcasts
Total Recorder Professional Edition is a smart software application designed to record streaming audio from online Radio webcasts, other Internet sources and every signal that can pass through your soundcard. This piece of shareware has some very nice features including scheduling, appending, file format choices, and much more.
XM Satellite Radio Personalities
XM Satellite Radio offers a host of celebrity DJs and Personalities across its various channels. Here's a growing list.
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.
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.
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.
The Annotated "You Might Be In Radio If....List"
Working in Radio is a unique experience. And, as in other professions, certain things eventually become very evident which are particular to the business. Here is a long, funny list with annotations when appropriate. If you're in the biz, you'll get it right away. If you're not, click the links as you read for explanations or more background. Here's the list.
Radio Was There The Day Princess Diana Died
Princess Diana was killed on this day, August 31, 1997. Here is historic Radio audio from the day Britain's favorite Princess tragically died in a car accident.
Pirate Radio
Pirate Radio is software that allows any individual with a PC computer and an Internet connection to create their own Radio station quickly, painlessly and at negligible cost.
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.
Veteran Liberal Talk Show Host Lynn Samuels...
Liberal Radio host, Lynn Samuels, joins SIRIUS Satellite Radio in October with her own show. Read more.
Radios for Every Aspect of Your Lifestyle
What kind of radio are you looking for? Because radio is used in so many different aspects of our lives, there is an array of specialized radios for whatever need you may have. From traditional to cutting edge technology, radios and their uses, continue to evolve.
Satellite Radio: How to Take it With You
You get the most out of Satellite Radio with the portable XM Radio and portable SIRIUS Radio hardware solutions. Here are the choices now available with easy links for price comparison through the free Pricegrabber service.
The Clear Channel Banned Songs List
One of the most famous stories of banned songs occurred several days after September 11, 2001. It's alleged a list of songs not to play was issued by Clear Channel Radio to company Program Directors. There's more to this story - read it here.
Radio Software Apps for iPod Touch
Software Apps - applications - now make it easy to receive Internet streams, traditional AM and FM radio, and even SIRIUS XM satellite programming on your iPod Touch. Here are a few of the more popular solutions.
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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Garry Meier
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 Garry Meier.
Some Facts About Radio that Should Really Scare...
Halloween is near and in keeping with the season I've put together a few facts about Radio that should send a shiver down your spine. Well, some of it is fact, some of it is complete fiction I have conveniently created to hopefully make you smile. Read more. (humor/satire). Page 2.
Chicago Radio Feud Still Festers
One of Chicago's great Radio teams from the past is still feuding about their breakup. Here's the latest on Steve Dahl and Garry Meier.
Satellite Radio Merger Creates New Programming...
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Internet Radio In Your Car
If you thought Satellite Radio was the only service that could offer you more choice and selection in Radio channels and programming, wait until Internet Radio is available in your car. All 100,000 audio streams. Interested? Read more.
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