WHICH COMPRESSION SYSTEM IS USED?
MPEG, Layer II, 32K Sample Rate, 96kB/Chan= 5.3:1 ratio, stereo, with .WAV file extension.
WHICH AUTOMATION SYSTEMS/SOFTWARE PROGRAMS ARE SUPPORTED?
HBS files usually work with Arrakis, BE-Audiovault, BSI Wavestation, BSI Simian, Enco Systems, iMediaTouch, Pristine, Prophet Systems/NexGen/RCS/Selector, Register Data Systems, Smarts Broadcast Systems (especially Skylla), Systemation, newer systems from Scott Studios/Wide Orbit and CartWorks, Music 1, StationPlaylist Studio Pro, Natural Log, Wireready, and others. But to be absolutely sure: Save our "test file", MPEGTEST.WAV, to check compatibility. DO NOT left click on this link. Place your cursor here, but right-click on your mouse button and select "Save Target As." Save the file to your hard drive and open it with the same software you use to play music on the air. If that doesn't work, click here: The songs do not have artist/title embedded, but we send data files that you can load into most music scheduling software and then use that to select or schedule the songs.
DO I HAVE TO SEND MY DRIVE TO YOU?
No. The price includes a 32G flash drive. The drive is covered by the manufacturer's warranty for two years. If the drive should fail during the warranty period, return it to us and and we will reload a new drive at half of the original loading fee, with no extra charge for the replacement drive. For larger drives, ATA, EIDE, or SCSI drives, please email us or call 800-759-4561 or 763-522-6256 for current prices.
HOW MUCH DRIVE SPACE DO I NEED?
All 4300 songs take up about 22 gigs.
IS A DATABASE INCLUDED?
Yes, database of the songs will be loaded onto the drive. It will include Artist/Title/Year/Intro time/Run time/End/ for each song. Data files are supplied in dBase and Excel formats. The data is also supplied in simple ASCII text fixed-field length file or an ASCII CSV file, so it can be imported into the host system for music scheduling, etc. (For details, contact your music scheduling software supplier.) For the file structure, click here:
Where can I find a list of the songs?
Click here for the to view the track listings on your screen.
Click here if you have ExcelTM Left-click to launch Excel, or right-click and select "save as" to download the file for later viewing.
Click here to download the dBase file. (For import into AccessTM , FilemakerTM , MSWorksTM , etc.)
Click here for the license agreement and order form:
Whaddaya mean by "for radio broadcast only!!"?
You can click here to E-mail us.
Phone or FAX 800- 759-4561. In Minneapolis/St. Paul or outside the US, Phone or FAX: 763-522-6256
Our mailing address is:Radio Mall 2412 Unity Ave N., Dept. WEB Minneapolis, MN 55422-3450 USA
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