Episode Re Uploads

red-logo-white-smallDue to YouTube removing a bunch of episodes of our shows from its site, I have spent many hours re uploading those that didn’t work, the re uploads can be found on our YouTube channel and they should work for the majority of countries.

The re uploads include the following episodes:

There are many more episodes that need uploading, I will be sorting this within the next few weeks, so all our YouTube videos work for the majority of our listeners.

For more information as to why we have to remove tracks from our shows, read this blog post for more information: 

Website Downtime for New Site Launch

red-logo-white-smallThis blog post is to let our listeners know that our website will be down from Friday afternoon until launch, to prepare for our new website launch on Saturday 9th April at 15:30.

During the downtime, you won’t be able to access archive show information, our website search engine, Now Playing page, or our main Live page.

pic081However, you will still be able to listen at our temporary web page which we have set up, link below, from there you can still use our Live chat and listen to our feed, our HD option at this time is not available until full site launch.

You can still watch old archive shows on our YouTube channel, situated at http://youtube.com/rcdradio

Here is what to look forward to on our launch day.

(All times are UK Time (GMT +01:00))

15:30 – New Website Launches
16:00 – RCD Radio’s Brand New Website Launch 2016 (Music Request Show)
18:00 – DJ Lozo’s Mixes – Episode 23
19:00 – Rock Night With DJ Luemas155 – Episode 5

We hope you can all make it, if not to all of our shows, then at least 1 or some of something, we would love it if you stopped by to say Hi to us.

Thank you, please keep an eye on our social media sites for updates on our upcoming website launch.

Temporary Live Page where you can still listen: http://temp.rcdradio.com (This URL will be removed once the new website is up and running)
Twitter: http://twitter.com/rcdradio
Facebook: http://facebook.com/rcdradio

Crazy Night of Broadcasting – 28/02/2015

DSCF4525On Saturday 28th February 2015, RCD Radio will be having yet another crazy night of broadcasting, featuring Rock Night with DJ Luemas155, Episode 2.

After the huge success of Rock Night with DJ Luemas155 Episode 1, we have decided to go ahead with episode 2, which we have been advertising more than before.

DSCF4501Like last time, DJ Lozo will be Live for 1 hour with DJ Lozo’s Mixes – Episode 10, with a BIG difference, he will be for the first time ever, using his brand new DJ Mixer, Denon MC6000 MK2, on his broadcast.

DJ Lozo will be Live from 6pm UK Time and DJ Luemas155 will be Live with Rock Night, Episode 2, from 7pm UK Time, you can RSVP both events by following the links at the bottom of this post.

Hopefuly this time, both episodes will be on YouTube on Sunday or Monday, as many of you know, the recording failed last time and we could only recover the last 50 minutes, but hopefully, that wont happen this time, plus it will be in High Quality.

red-logo-white-smallSo join us on RCD Radio for DJ Lozo’s Mixes from 6pm and Rock Night with DJ Luemas155 from 7pm, on our Live page, at http://live.rcdradio.com

DJ Lozo’s Mixes – Episode 10 – RSVP: http://rcdr.me/1vRRWPu
Rock Night with DJ Luemas155 – Episode 2 – RSVP: http://rcdr.me/1yrWK3u

Lozo’s Twitter: http://twitter.com/lozocn
Luemas155’s Twitter: http://twitter.com/luemas155

RCD Radio Transmission Broadcast and Recordings Test

red-logo-white-smallSome major changes have been made to the quality of our feed and how we record our shows/content, today we have performed a major broadcast tests to see what quality is best for us.

We have had to do this today due to the fact that the Rock Night broadcast, although was pretty much spot on during the broadcast from a output point of view, was terrible when we downloaded it from the VaughnLive server (The service we use to broadcast on currently) on to YouTube and the fact that DJ Lozo’s Mixes Episode 7 was not even recorded properly due to a technical fault with the server.

DSCF4501When we have streamed in the past, our past broadcasts have been downloaded from the streaming service we were using for our own archives and for YouTube, we have never done any sort of local recording and we have always had to rely on the service we are using, but from now, we will be making local recordings of our broadcasts as well as server recordings, incase our local recordings fail.

We have decreased the size of the video output for the broadcast and we are now recording the stream directly on to the streaming machine so we have a good and clear local recording for YouTube, plus if our local recording fails for what ever reason, we always have the server recording which will actually be in a better state than it was before.

DSCF4525The reason its taken us this long to sort this properly is to the fact of new equipment and experimenting with it to see what it can and can’t handle in Live streaming situations, is was not until we actually did a Live show would we know for sure what we could and could not do.

Below are 2 videos, first video is how the steam will now look when recording on the VaughnLive server (This is not what it will look like when Live, only recording, Live will look allot better)

Under the first video will be a local recording of the same stream, both videos were recorded at exactly the same time and neither video’s have been put through any movie software, this was all done Live within Telestream, Wirecast, they have come directly from where they first came from.

RCD Radio – Test Transmission – Server Recording – 09/12/2014

RCD Radio – Test Transmission – Local Recording – 09/12/2014

Lost Video and Audio from 29/11/2014 Broadcasts

DSCF4525Due to unforeseen circumstances, RCD Radio is missing video and audio footage of last nights shows on RCD Radio, such as DJ Lozo’s Mixes Episode 7 and Rock Night with DJ Luemas155 Episode 1.

DSCF4501We expected the videos to show on VaughnLive when our broadcasts had finished, but what had happened was the broadcast had lost connection, re connected to the VaughnLive servers and its believed it over wrote what had already been recorded.

This means, we only have about the last 50 minutes of Rock Night with DJ Luemas155 Episode 1, we shall try and upload this on to YouTube this week.

DJ Lozo will be doing a re record of his original broadcast, it won’t be Live, it will be recorded locally and it will then be shared on YouTube at a later date (Hopefully this week)

So if you were hoping to re watch these two broadcast, this is quite unfortunate, but we shall do our best to restore what we can, we did take allot of photo’s during the night, so these photos will appear on the appropriate pages on the site for that show, more details about that in a future blog post.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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