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Promotional ideas and technique. Always radio, always positive.

Tips for music PDs who manage news

So you thought you were running a hit music station? This week’s events mean it could be right to break your normal format and add a...

How to make a radio promo, apparently

You’ll laugh when you hear this, but how much of it is the truth when you put together your next big station promotion or S&P...

Open mouthed

Don’t attempt to book Jon Holmes, Laura Shavin, Peter Dickson or Dave Kelly for a voiceover session on the evening of Tuesday 22...

Video now

Next week, Choice FM is running a “Music Potential Taster Day” ¬†for 16-25 year olds. It’s sponsored by Barclaycard...

Tracking the big radio stories

Google trends can help you measure your brands.

A cloudy forecast

Every now and then we see a production innovation that doesn’t just build on existing techniques but signals a move toward a totally...

There’s a cow in the lounge

As they say on BBC Radio 4… “Listeners may be interested to know…” …that the Earshot Creative Review radio...

Adobe Audition meets Mac

What’s your favourite audio editing software? I remember a big Sadie v ProTools debate in the BBC many years back when somebody came...

How production used to be done

This is a great fun video introduction to an awards category at the American Mercury Radio Awards from 1995. I have no idea why this has...