The Changing Face of the UK Radio Industry since 1967

The Changing Face of the UK Radio Industry since 1967

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The Changing Face of the UK Radio Industry since 1967

Key skills

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Streaming

  • Music delivered via the Internet

Playlist

  • A list of sings that have to be played on specific radio shows

Public funding

  • Money paid to the BBC to create their content from TV licence fees

Deregulation

  • Doing away with government control or oversight – Freeing up the market

Digital/DAB

  • Upgraded technologies a clearer and cleaner sound for streaming broadcasts

DAB

  • Digital Audio Broadcasting

OFCOM

  • The UK government watchdog – The Office of Communications – Overseas the UK radio Industry

Convergence

  • Being able to listen to radio content on a number of platforms

Cultural Capital

  • Being believable to an audience – Displaying knowledge and awareness that demonstrates expertise and allows the audience to trust your judgement
The Changing Face of the UK Radio Industry since 1967

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