Free silence alarm for radio transmitters and streaming internet stations

Actual commercial radio networks and radio stations have expensive hardware that literally sets off an audible alarm and a flashing red light in the studio if the audio stops. Because if audio stops, it usually means something’s broken. The radio network my show Freedom Feens is on, GCN, has their alarm set at six seconds. … Continue reading "Free silence alarm for radio transmitters and streaming internet stations"

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20-Minute Audio School

Michael W. Dean’s 20-Minute Audio School Guide to doing great remote spoken media with FeenPhone, Skype, Audacity, etc. (If you haven’t installed FeenPhone yet, Download it HERE, and please read the Quick-Start guide. For more advanced info, please see the Full Manual.) But this page is great advice, especially with microphone choice and placement, even … Continue reading "20-Minute Audio School"

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My latest and least-expensive microphone recommendation

This one rocks. It’s only $39.99 here: Audio-Technica ATR2100-USB Cardioid Dynamic USB Microphone. Unscrew the top and pull out the inner foam (use scissors or tweezers) and throw the inner foam away. It’s not good for stopping plosives, plus it smells like diesel (as do most things from China these days). Leave the grill off … Continue reading "My latest and least-expensive microphone recommendation"

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