The NAB Term Sheet: Sticking Up for a Tough Sell

October 28, 2010

Paul McLane is Radio World U.S. editor in chief.The NAB is taking friendly fire right now from some members and others who disagree with its strategy on the performance royalty issue. Those disagreements are understandable, given the sensitivity of the

Station’s Online Auction to Benefit Cancer Prevention

October 28, 2010

Brett Moss is gear and technology editor.WRCH, Lite 105FM in the Hartford, Conn., area, is doing its bit for the community with its annual campaign to raise funds for breast cancer treatment and research.Night of Lite Laughter, it’s called. And

Is It Too Early to Sign Up for the NAB Show?

October 14, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor. In the eyes of the NAB, the answer to our headline is apparently “It’s never too early ” Believe it or not the association is peddling free “Exhibits Only” passes for its big

Sound Preservation: How Much Is Too Little?

October 12, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor.“Digital technology alone will not ensure the preservation and survival of the nation’s sound history.” So said a press release outlining the results of a recent congressionally mandated study by the Library of Congress

The Genesis of the Engineer

October 5, 2010

Brett Moss is gear & technology editor.Where do broadcast engineers come from? Are they grown in test tubes, bred in the wilds of nature, hatched from thousands of eggs, stamped out of factories, harvested from pods in vast hydroponic gardens,