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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Talker Magazine's 25 Greatest Radio Hosts of...
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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.
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
SIRIUS XM Radio - Understanding the Choices of...
This is a step-by-step comparison of the major features for SIRIUS XM Radio including: channels, online listening, cost, satellites, customer service, activation fee, cancellation fee, additional radio cost, and customer service options.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
Radio Glossary
Radio broadcasting terms defined through an easy to understand glossary including those for AM, FM, Satellite, Internet Streaming, and Podcasting.
Who Are Ron and Fez From SiriusXM Radio?
Personal issues are tearing professional relationships apart on this radio program. Find out why.
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 Create Your Own Radio Program
Part 2: Stream or Podcast? 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? Find the answers to these questions and more in this six-part series.
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.
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.
Do You Have to Pay Music Royalties for a...
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 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.
SiriusXM to Cover Daytona 500 and NASCAR...
SiriusXM Satellite Radio is providing extensive coverage of speedweeks leading up to the 2012 Daytona 500. Plus: the service offers subscribers the ability to hear the drivers in their cars during the action. Read more.
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.
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.
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.
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
Radio Host Glenn Beck to Stream Daily Live...
When radio host Glenn Beck leaves his TV slot on Fox News at the end of June, he will not be without a video audience for long. Beck's next project is GBTV - the new home for a daily video show which will stream live on the Internet from 5 to 7 p.m. ET. GBTV will also offer the daily feed of his radio program and other features. Read more.
Record Streaming MP3 Files with Audio MP3 Sound...
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.
SIRUS Satellite Radio Personalities
SIRIUS Satellite Radio offers a host of celebrity DJs and Personalities across its various channels. Here's a growing list.
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
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 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
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.
Carolina Mudcats Baseball Now Heard on TuneIn...
The TuneIn App now includes streaming audio of Carolina Mudcat baseball games, the Double A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds. 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.
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.
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?
Opie and Anthony Fired!
Opie and Anthony's recent radio stunt where a couple had sex during a church service at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City has gotten them fired.
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.
The Best 'Getting Fired' Radio Audio You'll...
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How to Easily Create Your Own Podcast
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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.
Easy Radio is a No Brainer For Playing and...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
Outrageous, Funny, and Sometimes Perplexing...
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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.
Put the CC Skywave Portable Radio in Your Go...
The CC Skywave radio from C. Crane is a powerful but lightweight portable radio with a small footprint and a host of features. Read more.
How to Edit a Music File - Part 4 of a Free...
This lesson will help you learn how to edit an audio music file. After downloading a few examples, you'll see how easy it really is.
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.
God Smites XM's Satellite in Response to Recent...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Will Driverless Cars Lessen Need for Traditiona...
50 years ago kids used to fight with adults about what AM radio station to listen to in the family car. Today, the kids are not fighting about the radio and AM & FM are now just part of an electronic portal that features satellite radio, BlueTooth enabled audio streaming, digital data from the car, the GPS and more. The role of AM & FM has been diluted - and just wait until autonomous driving vehicles arrive.
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.
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.
XM and SIRIUS Satellite Radio For Your Motorcycle
If you enjoy the freedom of cruising down an open highway on your motorcycle but are always looking for a way to enhance the experience even more - how about Satellite Radio? There are specially designed mounting kits that work with several XM and SIRIUS Satellite Radio products. Read more.
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.
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.
'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.
How Do Those DJs Always Talk Right Up To The...
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A Profile of Radio Personality Bruce Morrow
Born: October 13, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York Radio: Bruce Morrow became "Cousin Brucie" in 1959 while
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
Who is Bobby Bones?
Bobby Bones? You've probably been hearing about this guy and you're wondering who is he? Well, he's probably the fastest rising Country radio morning personality in the U.S. That's all. Read more.
A Profile of Radio Personality Johnnie Walker
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 Johnnie Walker.
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'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.
Wavosaur - Free Audio Editor For Recording
Wavosaur is a free audio editor with just enough features to be powerful yet limited enough to be easily understood and useful to someone who isn't too familiar with audio editing and only wants to do some basic recording. Home enthusiasts, podcasters with simple projects, and others may want to download and review this application.
How to Find Your Favorite Radio Talk Shows...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Why Some Radio Station Call Letters Begin With...
Why do some U.S. radio station call letters begin with
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.
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.
Classic April Fools' Jokes Heard on the Radio
April 1 - April Fools Day - has traditionally manifested itself as stunts and hoaxes through radio shows around the world. After all: What radio host can turn down an opportunity to get people talking about his or her show or station? Unfortunately, not all pranks have always turned out for the better. Below are some of the classic April Fool's jokes and pranks from the past.
Jamie Foxx to Host iHeartRadio Music Awards...
The iHeartRadio Music Awards will air this Sunday night (3/29/15) on the NBC television network and iHeartRadio through the Internet. Various categories will salute today's biggest musical stars and the event will be hosted by Jamie Foxx. Read more.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Radio: How to Get Your Foot in the Door
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.
A Profile of the Radio Personalities Bob & Tom
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 Bob & Tom.
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.
Putting Your Voice on the Internet: Should I...
I'm often asked by visitors to this site how to start an Internet radio station. But, often they are over-thinking it. Offering audio on the Internet can be done in many ways and it just keeps getting easier.
Could YOU be a Rock Radio Music Director?
Take a quiz and find out Could YOU be a Rock Radio Music Director?
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.
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.
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.
"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.
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.
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.
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.
Who is Conservative Radio/TV Host 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.
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
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.
SIRIUS XM to Offer Mike Lupica, Michael Kay,...
Sirius XM Satellite Radio will now offer three local sports shows to the service's nationwide audience
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.
Radio Talk-Show Host Rush Limbaugh's Addiction...
Following Radio talk-show host Rush Limbaugh's admission that he is addicted to prescription painkillers, Newsweek magazine is featuring him on the magazine's cover, with an in-depth story.
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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.
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.
Free Audio of Old Time Radio - and It's Not an...
Usually on April Fool's Day somebody tries to play a joke on you. Well, this isn't: OTRcat.com is offering five different Old Time Radio programs for free and each one is a classic in its own right. You can download the whole show in MP3 file format or simply listen online. 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.
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.
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.
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.
JobRadio.fm Offers Career Advice and Job...
What Internet Radio can do so much better than traditional radio is serve narrow niches. That's the point of JobRadio.fm: a new channel that features news, guests, and information about career advice and jobs. 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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Ron Chapman
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 Chapman.
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.
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
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.
The Analog AM/FM Radio Tuner Still Has Fans -...
Before MP3 players, HD Radios, iPods, Satellite Radio receivers, and cell phones that receive audio – there were only AM/FM tuners and receivers - and they have not been forgotten. One Yahoo! group regularly reviews and discusses all tuners that are analog. Read more.
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.
Getting Fired: A Radio Host's Final Message
A lot of people were fired in Radio this week between a new initiative at Clear Channel Radio and an ongoing downsizing at Cumulus Radio. I wasn't fired - but, I know in this business it's really just a matter of time. So, before it's too late (since few get to do a final show) I thought I would take the time while I can to tell listeners how much they've meant to me over the years. 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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Star & Buc Wild
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 Star & Buc Wild
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.
Disc-Jockey Philosophy
Radio DJs have always been philosophers, of a sort. But, they have usually saved their words of wisdom for show sign-offs. Read some famous sign-offs from some very notable Disc-Jockeys.
A Profile of Radio Personality Doug Podell
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 Doug Podell.
FCC Releases Sharks with Frikkin' Laser Beams!
The Federal Communications Commission just voted 3 - 2 along party lines to institute over 300 pages of new rules and regulations to govern the Internet. The agency tried to grab control of the 'Net back in 2010 but were rebuffed by a court. Now, they're trying in a slightly different way. In my opinion, it's a bad idea. Read more.
Who is Alex Jones and Why is Charlie Sheen...
When Charlie Sheen wanted to vent, he didn't call Ryan Seacrest, Entertainment Tonight, TMZ.com or CNN. He called a radio host named Alex Jones. Who is Alex Jones and Why is Charlie Sheen Calling His Radio Program? Read more.
SIRIUS Satellite Radio Now Available to DISH...
Yesterday, SIRIUS satellite radio significantly increased its number of listeners across the country when it made its music service available to EchoStar Communications Corporation and its more than 9.7 million DISH Network satellite television customers. Read more.
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.
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.
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.
Hit The Post
Hit The Post < Back to Last Page >     < Full Glossary > Definition: An expression deejays use to describe
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.

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