Tag: DAB

Radio

DAB and DAB+: Some Testing Ahead of SDL/D2 Launch Next Week

Rupert Brun, expert on all things audio and late of the BBC, has been testing his radios at ahead of the Sound Digital (SDL) launch in a...

Radio

D2: All Coming Together

NB. This is not a DAB radio. The picture above is of possibly the most beautiful radio I’ve ever seen in my life. It’s the...

Radio

D2 Bids: Further Thoughts

Note: Updated following the publication of the detailed bid documents on the Ofcom website. Note that only parts of the applications have...

Radio

D2 Bid: Sound Digital

Earlier in the week I put a bit of context into the background surrounding the advertising of a second national commercial multiplex. I...

Radio

D2 Bid: Listen2Digital

Earlier in the week I put a bit of context into the background surrounding the advertising of a second national commercial multiplex. I...

Radio

Looking Ahead to the Second National Digital Radio Multiplex

Ofcom is finally closing its doors on applications for a second national commercial radio digital radio multiplex. Originally bids had to...

Radio

Radio Radio

A couple of interesting stories today with news that finally there’s a signed agreement to rollout local DAB coverage to 91.2% of FM...

Radio

Mono

With great fanfare, EMI released The Beatles in Mono on CD back in 2009, and on vinyl last year. This, we were told, was the way that The...

Radio

Radio Extra

Earlier this week, Global announced that it would soon be launching Heart Extra on national DAB. This is the first of a big DAB push. They...

Radio, Technology

On DAB and Five Live

It was a really interesting day for radio today with several important announcements. Of most interest to me was the formal announcement of...