Archive for March, 2009|Monthly archive page

Brian Hayes writes about independent radio advertising

Following a previous post on Advertising on Radio 4, the presenter of the programme, Brian Hayes, now has a blog in which he talks about the programme and independent radio advertising.

Unlocking Audio

Unlocking Audio conference 2007 presentations are available online. The most recent conference, Unlocking Audio 2 (March 16 – 17) has just finished. Professor Sean Street presented a paper about the three Independent Local Radio digitisation projects that will launch at the end of March 2009. Linked to the Unlocking Audio conference is a social networking site – Resources for studying sound recordings.

Advertising on Radio 4

BBC Radio 4’s Archive Hour – 15 March 2009 – broadcast a programme on radio advertising on independent local radio. The programme was presented by Brian Hayes who also presented on the London Broadcasting Company [LBC]. One of Brian’s programmes, Hayes on Sunday, forms part of the LBC / IRN Digitisation Project. Among the many contributors to the programme was Prof. Sean Street who leads the LBC /IRN project. You can hear the programme for a short period on the BBC Radio 4’s  website.