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LPFM Radio Holding Pattern Ends Soon

Low Power FM Radio should have a wave of new radio stations in 2013. The filing window is expected to open in the Spring / Summer of 2013. We are currently waiting for the FCC to codify the new rules by publishing them in the Federal Register This should occur in late September / October 2012. The filing window will be opened shortly after. Continue reading

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LPFM Filing Window Delay

LPFM Filing Window Shelved till 2013

LPFM Filing Window Shelved till 2013

Previously we reported the LPFM window was expected to open before the Presidential election. This information came from several sources at the FCC at the time. Everyone one was on board for a filing in 2012. The FCC even fast tracked the proceeding.  The FCC achieved much progress in a very short period of time towards opening the window.  Recently, though, that expected time period has been extended due to several items being proposed to amend the LPFM rules. Some of the proposed changes  include  removal of the LP10 class and replacing it with a new 250 Watt class.

In addition, our FCC source informed us that some LPFM advocacy groups have requested the Commission to delay the window by as much as six months following the codification of the new LPFM rules. Their reason being, so they could more effectively advertise the opportunity to the general public.  Currently the FCC has stated they expect the filing window to open in the Spring and no later than Fall 2013. We are working with Conexus.fm LPFM advocacy to cancel or reduce this delay and will report further developments here.

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LPFM Radio Video Contest!

It seems video is king these days on the internet. We are looking for previous clients and other LPFM radio stations interested in producing a 30 second – two minute video. The video can be a testimonial about our services… Continue reading

FCC Fast Tracks LPFM Window

On February 22nd, 2012 FCC Audio Chief Peter Doyle was a panelist at the annual National Religious Broadcasters Conference at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville. The first question concerned LPFM and translators with several related follow-up questions.… Continue reading

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