Audio

Radio

Video Cameras in Radio Studios

Note: Since this piece has created quite a lot of interest, it’s worth noting that I’ve only really considered UK national...

Audio

Streaming the Dawn Chorus

Each year at the start of May there is an International Dawn Chorus day. And off the back of this comes Reveil, an annual broadcast that...

Music

Music Listening

I’m a little bit concerned that the way I listen to music is about to fundamentally change, and I’m not sure how it’s...

Audio, Radio

Where Next for ILR?

When LBC launched in 1973, it was the first Independent Local Radio (ILR) station in the UK. Capital Radio was the second station,...

Radio

IP Contributions on the Radio

This morning I Tweeted this, and it got more than a few likes: (NB. I apologise for the misplaced apostrophe in end’s – it...

Radio

RAJAR Q4 2018

This post is brought to you in association with RALF from DP Software and Services. I’ve used RALF for the many years, and it’s...

Audio, Podcasts

Podcast Exclusivity

As always, these are my personal views, but it’s probably worth reiterating at the outset. I am not a fan of exclusivity,...

Radio

Bauer Launching Scala Radio with Simon Mayo

UK radio really is quite exciting at the moment! Bauer has just announced the launch of Scala Radio, a new classical music station which...

Radio

Breakfast Show Sponsorship

In his first breakfast show on Virgin Radio this morning, Chris Evans is reported to have said: “This show will be commercial free for at...

Internet, Music

HMV

A few thoughts on the new difficulties faced by HMV.  In part this is response to some utter nonsense I’ve read online, and some of...