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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.
Talker Magazine's 25 Greatest Radio Hosts of...
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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.
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?
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.
Who Are Ron and Fez From SiriusXM Radio?
Personal issues are tearing professional relationships apart on this radio program. Find out why.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Why Some Radio Station Call Letters Begin With...
Why do some U.S. radio station call letters begin with
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
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.
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.
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?
SIRUS Satellite Radio Personalities
SIRIUS Satellite Radio offers a host of celebrity DJs and Personalities across its various channels. Here's a growing list.
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.
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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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Rush Limbaugh radio broadcasting dj deejays...
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.
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.
How to Find Your Favorite Radio Talk Shows...
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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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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 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.
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.
iPod Mobile Interface Kit Lets Users Listen...
In response to the overwhelming popularity of the iPod(R), Audiovox Corporation has announced a compatibility program that allows the device to play through a car stereo system. Full story.
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.
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.
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 to Easily Create Your Own Podcast With No...
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Who Will Replace Rush Limbaugh on WABC?
Rush Limbaugh recently signed a new contract to broadcast his show on various radio stations owned by Cumulus Media. But, part of the deal will move him off WABC/New York (owned by Cumulus) to WOR/New York (owned by Clear Channel). The big question is who will replace Rush Limbaugh on WABC? Here's my choice.
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.
A Profile of Radio Personality John & Ken
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 John & Ken.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Easy Radio is a No Brainer For Playing and...
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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'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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Casey Kasem Family Feud Continues
One of America's most famous deejays, Casey Kasem, died over a month ago and guess what? He is still not buried. Why? Read more.
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.
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.
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
A Profile of Radio Personality Chris Evans
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 Chris Evans.
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
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.
Radiolover Records Streams For MAC
Radiolover 1.1 allows MAC users to record their favorite Internet Radio stations as separate songs so the audio can be played back in their iPod later. Read more.
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.
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.
Vernon Kay To Host New Shows As BBC Radio 1...
BBC Radio 1 continues to evolve with personalities set to leave and others ready to move into new slots. Read more.
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.
Outrageous, Funny, and Sometimes Perplexing...
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Radio Station Claims Listeners Control Music...
Radio has a knack for amplifying pop culture which is often good for the business. Fresh ideas keep it relevant. But, someimes I think people lose sight of what it is about radio that makes it the technology most personable than any other. It's not the technology so much as it is the people behind it. But, don't tell that to 97x in Tampa Bay which is now being ccontrolled via smartphone app. Or so it says...
9 True Things You May Not Know About Radio People
From our weirdness to our wardrobes - from our divorce rate to why we get fired so much. What's the deal? All will be revealed! Read more.
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.
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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Shannon Murphy
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 Shannon Murphy.
Bubba the Love Sponge and Crew
Bubba the Love Sponge and crew: (L to R: Ned, Brent Hatley, Bubba, Spiceboy, Manson)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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
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.
"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.
Radio Internships Available - Get Radio...
One of the best ways to break into Radio is by Interning. It's an old tradition in broadcasting and still one of the best ways to learn the business from the inside out. Here's a list of selected Intern opportunities.
The Music You Enjoy On Your Favorite Radio...
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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.
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.
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
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.
Starting Up Your Own Internet Radio Station: Is...
A Radio site visitor writes: I am thinking about starting a personal Internet radio station on live365, or similar service provider. Although it appears easy enough, and the price is certainly affordable, before I commit and start something like this I would like to know what the caveats are. Here's the answer.
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
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.
How Do Those DJs Always Talk Right Up To The...
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Top 10 Weird Things About Radio
Radio is a weird business but it gets even weirder when you begin to dig a little. This is a list of what I consider the Top 10 Weirdest Things About Radio. Enjoy this short trip through the bizarre and strange.
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.
10 Podcasting Tips from Radio Personalities...
Read More) Tip #2: Garbage In, Garbage Out - Control Your Audio - Dave uses an 8-channel Alesis MultiMix
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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Glenn Beck
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 Glenn Beck.
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.
Turn Your Ugly Black Satellite Antenna Into One...
Visit Their Website Satellite radio sounds great - but if you use it in your vehicle, it seems there's
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.
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.
A Profile of Radio Personality Ross Brittain
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 Ross Brittain.
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.
The Wacky World of Radio: Summer Promotions
Radio stations are a business. Sure, they look fun on the outside but that's just for show. Behind the scenes there are hundreds of desperate people who are trying to produce income so the station will have enough money to fend off creditors and keep operating. Radio stations never pass up an opportunity to promote themselves and summer is a prime time to be outdoors displaying the station's name. Read more.
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.
PodProducer Makes Podcast Creation a Point-and-...
PodProducer is a clever software application designed to help Podcasters create their Podcast with power and ease. There are a surprising number of advanced features yet, a novice can easily understand and successfully use it for their Podcast creation. Oh, and right now it's free. Read More.
A Profile of Radio Personality Blair Garner
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 Blair Garner.
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.
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.
10 Clicks To 10 Of The Best Classic Rock...
In 10 clicks, your Radio Guide will introduce you to 10 of the best Classic Rock stations around.
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