The theme of the convention is the Art of Audio, which stirs ideas of the creative side of originating and distributing audio.
The Florida broadcasters' recent experience during Hurricane Charley was a case study in how reaction and preparation can affect the outcome of a disaster plan.
Until the end of August 2004, KMAJ-AM, KMAJ-FM, KQTP-FM, KTOP-AM, KDVV-FM and KWIC-FM were in three different locations around town.
While it takes several elements to make a production studio an effective workspace, the centerpiece of most studios is the digital audio workstation.
FMCONT is a software module that performs channel searches through a current FCC FM broadcast records database.
This radio station cluster includes a total of 27 studios: nine on-air studios, nine image studios and nine production studios.
As with previous conventions, plenty of events are scheduled for the three-day conference. Between the sessions, the exhibit floor and special presentations, you’ll stay busy the entire time.
Through community support, WNOP was able to build studios to deliver its message to its Catholic audience.
Feeding a network of 16 English-language stations in California, Nevada and New Mexico with a remote broadcast almost every other night during the basketball season, KLAC has honed its process.
Look for these products from Arrakis, Audemat-Aztec, Broadcast Electronics, Burk Technology, Coaxial Dynamics, Comrex, D.A.V.I.D., DRS Broadcast Technology, ERI-Electronics Research, Harris, Inovonics, Logitek, Mediatouch, Moseley Associates, Nautel, Omnirax, Orban, Pike and Fischer, Prophet Systems, Radio Systems, RCS, RF Parts, Scott Studios, Sierra Automated Systems, Superior Electric, V-Soft Communications, Westar Music and Wheatstone at the NAB Radio Show.
From the humble beginnings as a way to provide unattended playback of scheduled material with various mechanical methods, today’s automation systems are computer-based and provide much more than just audio playback.
Recording audio outside the studio presents several challenges to the radio station. The ability to make a high-quality recording is not so difficult, given the broad range of portable choices to capture recorded sound.
After spending 15 years high atop Frog's Mountain, Clear Channel has successfully consolidated four AM stations, two FM stations, five radio networks, 250 personnel -- including 75 on-air and engineering staff -- under one roof.
This month Radio magazine highlights some of the less-obvious but no-less-important devices that serve essential functions.
The recent introduction of the dual-antenna method has caught people’s attention, and is an efficient method for stations that already have a licensed auxiliary antenna to get on the air fast.
The syndicated program Ring of Fire gets a new studio with some interesting features.
A look back at some of the product introductions of NAB2004 from Action Sports Media, Adder Technology, American Audio, Audemat-Aztec, Audio Processing Technology, Brother, Coaxial Dynamics, Digigram, Efron Computerized Studios, Energy-Onix, Fostex, MGE UPS Systems, Middle Atlantic Products, Neutrik, Orban, Tascam, Trillium Lane Labs and Ward-Beck.
The NAB Convention review covers various aspects of the convention, from the sessions to the exhibit floor to the talk in the aisles.
This year's Pick Hit Award winners have more to celebrate than ever before because 2004 marks the 20th year that the Pick Hit Awards have been presented.
The Radio magazine Pick Hit awards recognize the 15 top new product introductions at the NAB convention, as decided by our panel of industry experts.
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