Want to be Staff?
Hi this is Jay Sparrowtree of Whip Radio,
You know we have been on the air over 10 years now and in that time we have had a lot of great talent come through the place. But as the Whip grows and as our Audience grows, We need even more talented people to be part of the Whip Team.
Maybe you have some experience as a DJ or skilled at large event planning, graphic and video production, website building or blogging. There are lots of needs both on the Air and behind the scenes and at Whip Radio all training is provided. Whatever your Nationality, Country or Time Zone, it doesn’t matter. There are many slots to choose from so you can be pretty sure your talents will be used at a time of day or night that works for you! So if you are interested in becoming a volunteer for the Whip, fill in this form. We look forward to welcoming you to be part of the team that brings our audience the World Wide Whip !
Things needed to able to broadcast for WHIP. We prefer people with experience or at least familiarity with the programs.
This is a commitment.
We cannot pay you. we don’t expect it to be your life. We expect you to Have Fun and keep your commitments though. If you need to miss a set, let us know as soon as possible so someone else can fill in. We strive to make everyone part of a ‘family’ as it were. to support each other, mentor and laugh at our blunders and celebrate successes.
Shoutcast streaming program.
Most use Spacial Audio aka SAM, NiceCast.
SAM is easiest to explain. Winamp is free, but a bit on the hard side to learn.
Steady Internet connection, suitable for streaming audio
Headset with Mic, or a stand alone mic, something you can talk into and be understood.
Music Library. This is very important. Most people tend to use a stand alone drive. because it can grow to quite large.
A program to download music.
I tunes, etc..
Many people will use you tube with a you tube converter. When doing this is it important, to check the licence and make sure it says Standard or free for public use.
Make sure the song title is correct : Whitney Houston- Dance With Somebody. NOT whitney houseton-i wanna lyrics bootleg free.
Laughing humor and personality. willing to make fun of yourself. Personality.
Able to be professional.
if hired on for the station.
There will have to be 1 event covered monthly. Usually on a weekend.
When on air: professional behavior, NO DRAMA. Do not bring RP and or Drama into your broadcast. NO religious , racial slurs. No Biases. Be bi partisan and see both side of a story.