Finalists Announced! Members Vote!
The Finalists of the 24th Radio And Production Awards have been chosen! The 35 finalists are presented on the March R.A.P. CD which has mailed out to our Members. Use the links below to access a listing of the Finalists and the Official R.A.P. Member Ballot. Congratulations to all that made it to this final round! RAP Members will now cast the deciding votes, and the winners will be announced next month! Updates on Twitter @radioprod.
Interview: Steve Curry, Production Director, More FM/WBEB-FM, Philadelphia, PA
by Jerry Vigil
If you keep up with the ratings news in the trades, you probably caught the story of WBEB’s 17.2 share in the Holiday PPM. That’s not in their demo… that’s 12+. In a large market like Philly, that’s pretty much unheard of. So we decided to check in with the man in charge of imaging this ratings monster, and Steve Curry did not disappoint.
Manley Labs, a privately owned company that designs, manufactures, and distributes high-end analog audio equipment, will exhibit the CORE, an analog channel strip, at MusikMesse 2014, Hall 5.1, Stand B61A. The Manley CORE is an innovative and affordable mic preamplifier, compressor, equalizer, and limiter combo-unit that combines the greatest hits of the Manley product line with fresh technology.
► Denon Professional announced that it is now shipping its new DN-501C broadcast-quality CD/media player. Engineered to provide professional-grade playback, the DN-501C supports both CD-DA and CD-Data while allowing users to access iTunes® libraries from iOS devices via USB. Loaded with broadcast-rich features, expanded connectivity options, and compatible with Denon Professional's new Pitch Control App, the DN-501C facilitates flawless, affordable audio for a wide range of installation-based environments.
► Voicebox1 recently launched a forum for gaining quick and easy access to the voiceover. The voiceover company has eased the search process for clients by certifying voice actors prior to being listed on the site so that clients no longer have to listen to hundreds of mediocre audio recordings to find what they’re looking for.