The Best Little Record Shop – Record Village (Scunthorpe)

When I started out as a DJ in 1987 I had a choice of several places in Scunthorpe to buy records from.

Our Price, Woolworths, WH Smith, Boots but my favourite record shop of them all was Record Village a small independent record shop that was just amazing

Record Village opened around 1976 and had 3 shops at one point, the main one 133 High Street, 49 Wrawby Street in Brigg and a small shop at 13 Collum Lane Ashby.

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I Re-Start My Sam Broadcaster Every Couple Of Weeks

Just seen a post from a long time user of SAM Broadcaster who stated that he restarts his copy of SAM every couple of weeks.

“I always re-start my SAM every couple of weeks, or at least, once a month”

 
Excuse me a minute while I laugh… HA!

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Last updated on: 30th March 2018
at 09:28 AM Europe/London

The Future Of Streaming: Only For The Rich?

I’ve read an article about the SoundExchange Royalties Going Up for Webcasters in 2018…

>> Link to article <<

So, for all streaming in 2018, nonsubscription webcasters will pay a per performance royalty of $.0018 instead of this year’s $.0017. For subscription streams, the rate will increase to $.0023, an increase from $.0022 per performance rate.

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Last updated on: 13th December 2017
at 21:28 PM Europe/London

4 Years On & Still No New Winamp

Its just a little over 4 years since AOL announced they would be closing Winamp and Shoutcast down.

A lot has happened since that announcement 4 years ago. Although NOT to Winamp…

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Start Your Own Radio Station Online

Have you ever wanted to be a DJ on the Internet?

Its really easy to start your own Internet radio station online plus it may not have to cost you lots of $$$

There are several free radio programs out there from music automation software to encoding/streaming software.

One of the best free pieces of software for starting your own online webradio station is RadioDJ

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Last updated on: 4th May 2018
at 12:57 PM Europe/London

More Sam Broadcaster Cloud Outages

It seems that Spacial Audio have been having issues with their SAM Broadcaster Cloud service again.

SAM Broadcaster Cloud Outages

This is just one of a long line of dropouts/outages with their SAM Broadcaster Cloud service which is hosted on the Microsoft Azure platform

@spacial Again today your server dropped all my listeners in the middle of the day to restart – WHY?

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Last updated on: 14th May 2018
at 09:05 AM Europe/London

Bad Software Practices?

I really wish certain users on the Internet would keep their “opinions” about me to themselves.

I’ve recently been accused of “Bad Software Practices” because of the way I promote RadioDJ over “other” paid for software

“I’m confused as to what those bad software Practices are exactly, I simply promote other freely available software over paid for solutions”

 
Nothing remotely wrong in doing that either (Last time I looked)

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Last updated on: 19th February 2018
at 11:31 AM Europe/London

RadioDJ 200,000 Downloads (V1.8.2)

As the downloads of v.1.8.2 on the RadioDJ website hurtle towards 200,000 you have to admit the software must be making a difference in the world of radio automation.

Its not just the RadioDJ website where people have been downloading the software we’ve had around 20,000 downloads off our servers too.

The software was also hosted in several other websites so we may not know the actual figure of RadioDJ v1.8.2 downloads.

(Yes we’re fully aware not all of those 220,000+ downloaders will be using the software but a great deal of people are)

RadioDJ free radio automation software

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Last updated on: 26th March 2018
at 13:31 PM Europe/London

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