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Why We Fell in Love with Radio

By Krissy Rushing on Feb 14, 2019 11:07:22 AM

At the Telos Alliance, we're not just a manufacturer of broadcast audio equipment. For us, it's a labor of love. That's because many of us have roots in the industry and are broadcasters ourselves. On the radio side of the industry alone, we've logged countless years in the rack rooms, studios, and transmitter sites of radio stations across the globe. We love radio!

This Valentine's Day read what some of our colleagues have to say about why and how they fell in love with radio...


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Topics: Radio Industry

Add Extra Punch to Your Airchain!

By Paul Kriegler on Jan 31, 2019 2:05:44 PM

If great sound is your endgame, welcome to the club! It matters, especially here in the Omnia camp.

And it’s worth demonstrating one of the newest sonic competitive advantages for FM stations in the last several years: Omnia Direct (AES192).

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Topics: Audio Processing, Omnia

Axia, Omnia Make this Radio Station Royal

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 31, 2019 10:12:24 AM

Craig Arthur is Engineering Manager and Information Technology Manager for Radio Royal, a hospital radio station in Larbert, Scotland, about halfway between Edinburgh and Glasgow. The station broadcasts via bedside TVs to in-patients and is played in waiting areas and the restaurant at Forth Valley Royal Hospital.

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Topics: Axia iQ

Livewire+ Options for Audio Path Redundancy

By Kirk Harnack on Jan 17, 2019 10:10:21 AM


Networked audio—that is, Audio over IP (“AoIP”)—is now the default infrastructure for new and rebuilt radio studios around the world. Lower overall cost, deployment flexibility, remote management, and digitally perfect audio transport and routing are some of the key reasons for AoIP’s popularity, and particularly the success of Axia’s Livewire+™ AES67 standard.

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Topics: Livewire

Ear Candy #4: Processing with Audio Legends

By Frank Foti on Jan 17, 2019 9:02:40 AM

Great sounding radio in any form (over-the-air, streaming, podcasts, etc) is a culmination of many factors. Believe it or not, you know when you’re hearing a great-sounding station. It has that ‘larger-than-life’ presence. The audio envelopes your ears in an exciting and magical way! There’s something about the signal that locks it in and you rip the knob off. Mix this with incredible content, and amazing things occur!

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Topics: Audio Processing, Omnia

TWiRT 427 - Wisdom & Tales from the Trenches with Gary Liebisch

By Kirk Harnack [TWiRT] on Jan 11, 2019 2:54:00 PM

Perhaps the best time to ask an expert for advice is when he or she is full of it! Gary Liebisch, recently retired from a position at Nautel Ltd., has a lifetime of experience, knowledge, and insight into broadcast infrastructure - especially transmission systems. Gary teaches both by using humor and by serious instruction.  We get both from Gary in this fast-paced show as he joins Chris Tobin and Kirk Harnack with “Wisdom and Tales from the Trenches.”

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Topics: Broadcast Engineering, audio

TWiRT 426 - NTP, PTP, AES67, & SMPTE 2110 with Ken Tankel

By Kirk Harnack [TWiRT] on Jan 4, 2019 4:15:31 PM

Broadcast infrastructure is adopting another protocol - this one makes possible the seamless integration of Video and Audio over IP within the AES67 and other standards, such as SMPTE2110.  There’s a lot that’s new here, so we’ve brought in Ken Tankel, Senior Product Specialist with the Telos Alliance TV Solutions Group. Ken’s been teaching this technology for several years, and making it work flawlessly at numerous broadcast facilities.

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Topics: Broadcast Engineering, audio

Top 5 Telos Alliance Social Posts of 2018

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 3, 2019 12:30:00 AM

2018 was a big year for the Telos Alliance, complete with a new CEO, successful trade shows, and groundbreaking new products. To reflect on the excitement of the past 12 months, we looked at our social media feeds to see what stories resonated with you, our audience, most. Turns out it's a pretty good review of what went down over the last 365 days. Take a look back with us as we examine the highlights.

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Topics: Telos Alliance

Top 5 Telos Alliance Videos of 2018

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 3, 2019 12:15:00 AM

As we make our way into the new year, it's time to take a look back at the year that was. We mean literally take a look. One of the best ways to review 2018 is with our top videos of the year, which shed some light on some of the highlights of the past 12 months. Let's watch!

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Topics: Telos Alliance

Top 5 Telos Alliance Blogs of 2018

By Dave Sarkies on Jan 2, 2019 12:50:00 PM

With the holiday season behind us, we welcome 2019 and look forward to big things in the coming year. But before we jump ahead, it's a good opportunity to look back at the exciting developments and big stories of the past year. Here's a look the blogs you engaged with the most in 2018.

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Topics: Telos Alliance


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