LPFM/TRANSLATOR/BOOSTER APPLICATION FREEZE NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL AUGUST 2 - Minor changes (318s/349s) will not permitted in this period. 319s/350s, assignments/transfers and silents/resumptions can still be filed.
GRASSROOTS RADIO CONFERENCE Albany, NY NEW DATES!! OCTOBER 6~9.. Save the date!
Starting on February 1, REC will discontinue POWERPUFF-FM and Hardcore 2.
Today, REC Networks has announced that the long running webcast of cartoon and novelty music POWERPUFF-FM will be discontinued. POWERPUFF-FM started back several years ago as a listening companion to the POWERPUFF.COM website.
Anime Hardcore Radio 2 is dubbed as the "lighter side of anime" and played slower music from Japanese animation.
At one time, REC had as many as 9 different webcasts. Previous REC webcasts have been discontinued as a result of the royalty fees imposed by the recording industry.
REC supports petition to stop all IBOC operations and to go back to the drawing board.
REC has filed comments in favor of a Motion to Dismiss filed by John Pavlica to stop all IBOC operations citing interference to first adjacent channel stations.
In our comments, we have stated that the existing IBOC systems that place digital signals in portions of the band that is assigned to another radio station is not in the public interest of radio listeners as it will cause harmful interference to the listening of radio stations, especially in rural areas.
We support the deployment of Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) as an AM IBOC solution for both AM daytime and nighttime operation. DRM is an internationally accepted non-proprietary format.
A look at 5 different DAB systems as well as our opinion on the future of DAB.
REC has released a comparative review of Digital Audio Broadcasting. In this report, we give basic information about iBiquity's HD Radio, Eureka 147, ISDB-T, Digital Radio Mondiale and a system proposed by the consumer electronics industry called MMBS.
In the report, REC endorses the use of DRM as a standard for digital AM broadcasting in the United States.