The Official Notecard for KLR

The following is a copy of the text used in notecards throughout Second Life, for your info:

 

Thanks for taking this notecard about the KLR in-world radio station for Second Pride.

We wanted to explain to you what KLR Radio is and how it came about.

What it is:
It’s a 24 hour a day music radio station operated by AnthonyLovett , also known as DJ Tony.

The stream is in Second Life on Karuvium, on the railway station at Lalia, On various privately owned parcels and on the Second Pride East pier, and it is broadcast live from Anthony’s RL home from his home studio 24/7. The stream has an automatic backup in times of emergency, technical failure and Windows Updates, so you will never lose audio from KLR under normal circumstances.

KLR carries a broad mix of music. It occasionally has music features and competitions.

The station carries news on or close to the hour (5 minute bulletin) provided by the professional news outfit, FSN. (Feature Story News). Anthony has made it so that the news never cuts a song off before it ends, and so the news is not always precisely on the hour. There could be up to 3 minutes delay.

How it came about:
Anthony has been around the adult sims in SL for 8 years and has seen the decline of people going to clubs to hear music for numerous reasons. Not only have the attendances at many clubs and venues been hit, big name venues like Fire Island and others have gone. He also noticed that most SL derived local radio streams from parcel owners are very narrow in their choice of music, or simply a re-broadcast of real-world radio stations, thus offering no specific content appropriate to Second Life. Finally, He noticed that SL Radio has gone from Second Life, and so he sees an opportunity to fill that void, if only partially.

Anthony, in his real life was a professional radio presenter/producer for 23 years in the UK working freelance for both the BBC and commercial radio. He’s now semi retired, and wants to produce a radio station that is unique to SL, born in SL and available to anyone in SL, from sim owners and shopping mall owners to residents of Second Life who wish to program it into their in-world radio receivers or land settings, or listen on the hoof in-world (or in real-life).

URLS: >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

The stream can be heard directly with this url: https://sonic.onlineaudience.co.uk/8078/stream

It can be heard from the website where there are numerous listening options. https://klrmusic.info/listen/

The web address for KLR is https://klrmusic.info/

The public Facebook page is at https://www.facebook.com/KLR-Karuvium-Light-Radio-111141054519997

Contacting Anthony/KLR: >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

I.M. [ anthonylovett ] in world.

email: tony@djt.life

Contact form: https://klrmusic.info/contact/

For Facebook members, Anthony can be found at https://facebook.com/karuviumlightradio This is a ‘friends only’ private account. Please request friendship to join it.

More info: >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
Please tell people about KLR, and about what Tony is aiming to achieve. Give them the URL of the stream and ask them to try it on their sim, in their store, in their home. In addition, they can listen at any time in real-life, in their web browser or on their mobile phone.

Finally, we like to hear from people with their reception reports. Where did you listen? What did you think of it? What suggestions do you have for it? Suggest some songs for it. https://klrmusic.info/contact/

Thank you for reading through this notecard, and if you joined the KLR group, welcome VIP member. Good to have you on board.

AnthonyLovett

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