Old 16th April 2011, 05:35   #1
midnightstarr
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 6
New to Shoutcast.

Hello All,

I am listening to a radio station. I would like to own my own radio station, but I do have some reservations. Number one being how am I going to get an audience. As a Broadcast Student I only got one email request for a song.

My main question on this forum is, does Shoutcast has a playlist when I join or do I have to find the music myself?

Other than that, I will look at the other shoutcast forum that are looking for DJs.
midnightstarr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17th April 2011, 16:49   #2
fc*uk
Moderator
 
fc*uk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Atlantic Beach
Posts: 8,140
No, you must legally obtain the music that you broadcast; shoutcast does not come with any.

You must also pay royalties on the music that you broadcast if you str not the creator of the music or if you do not have written permission from both the artist and their label.

If you get a DJ, the only thing that drops out of your obligations is finding the music. The legal issues are still on you, the station owner.
fc*uk is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Go Back   Winamp & Shoutcast Forums > Shoutcast > Shoutcast Technical Support

Tags
playlist, radio, station

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump