Currents Headlines from the October 2012 Issue

October 1, 2012

October 2012 issue cover

The online headlines from the October 2012 issue of Radio magazine.

Remembering Steve Church

Born in 1955, Steve Church died after a three-year battle with brain cancer.

NRSC Adopts New RDS Usage Guidelines, Updates AM Standards

Four documents were adopted at the 2012 Radio Show NRSC meetings.

2012 Radio Show Registered Attendance: 2,406

The final number represents an increase of 200 attendees over 2011.

SBE Names Scholarship in Honor of SBE Founder John Battison

The announcement is made on what would have been Battison's 97th birthday.

Armstrong Transmitter Buys Sine Systems

Armstrong will take on the support and manufacturing operations for the company's products.

Bill Seeks to Revise Online Streaming Royalties

The Internet Radio Fairness Act of 2012 would reduce the royalty burden on Internet radio stations and satellite radio to be more inline with what terrestrial radio stations pay.

Beasley Broadcast Group Recognizes 2012 Annual Operating Awards

Lamar Smith is named Beasley's Engineer of the Year for 2012.

RAB: Radio Ad Sales See Uptick for 2Q2012

The increase is small, but it's still a positive.

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October 2012

Clear Channel Seatlle rebuilds, audio processing update, the Digigram Cancun 222-Mic is reviewed, and we compare nearfield monitors.

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