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KCHUNG Station Manual

Upon Arrival

Turn on three room lights
Light in the lounge area to the right of the couch
Two lights in the station
Light on the floor in the left corner as you enter
Light on the table to the right of the console
Turn on equipment (in this order).
NOTE: KCHUNG now broadcasts 24 hours so the equipment should already be on (use the Main Mix on the mixing board to turn up the volume for the room speakers as it is probably turned down).  If for some reason the equipment is off, then follow the instructions below.
Turn on black console, which turns on everything (switch on far right)
Turn on speakers (small silver box with black bottom, far left switch)
Turn on computer monitor (computer should already be on)

Computer Software
Nicecast: online streaming broadcast (volume is always indicated as off on the screen)  should be on as KCHUNG now broadcasts 24 hours
Audacity: records shows (headphone icon)

Mixing Board
1 & 2 = microphones
3 & 4 = headphones/extra inputs
5/6 = turntables
7/8 = tape player
=CD player
9/10 & 11/12 = ipod/laptop connectors
Sub = main out = 0
Main Mix in combination with Control Room (small knob above Main Mix) = controls volume of room speakers and headphones (use Main Mix to control volume)
Maroon knobs  turn down
Blue knobs  12 o’clock
Small black knobs on top = trim for mics  3 o’clock
Mixer  automatic level control (small white box)  computer

Automatic Level Control
Levels  meter
Right = too low
Left = too loud
The meter should be constantly moving; if it is stuck on the right or left, that is not good (NOTE: if it is not moving and stuck in the middle, in the green, it might be in test mode)

DJ Mixer
Left knob = gain
Middle knob = master volume
Right knob = gain
EQ, gain, and meter = 12 o’clock
For turntable, turn all the way up on mixer
2 cords for ipod/laptop on DJ mixer
Ph1 = switch for turntables
Ln1 = switch for ipod/laptop

Tape Player
Tends to be loud

Laptop/iPod
Turn volume all the up on laptop/iPod

Broadcasting, Recording, and Filing (in this order)
Set-up:
Nicecast is broadcasting 24 hours so it should already be on and broadcasting
Open Audacity (headphone icon)
File  New
File  Save Project as [year 0000]-[month 00]-[day 00] (example: 2013-03-15) (goes in Audacity file at the end of the night)
Optional: mic icon  Start Monitoring
Put tape in tape player and press play
Fade out 24 hour broadcast (iTunes on main computer)
Fade in tape
Turn off iTunes on computer
Unplug aux cord from computer so that DJ’s can use it for their iPod/laptop
Starting a Show (when the DJ is set up and ready):
Fade out tape
Press record button in Audacity
Fade in DJ
Ending a Show:
Fade out DJ
Press stop record button in Audacity
Fade in tape
Save project (File  Save Project)
Mute last recording (all recordings must be muted except for current recording)
Click back button to start recording at the beginning
Go back to Starting a Show above and repeat steps until end of programming
End of Live Broadcasts:
Plug aux cord into computer
Press play on iTunes on computer (keep it on random)
Fade out tape
Fade in iTunes
Turn off tape and put tape away
Turn Main Mix down to turn off room speakers
Exporting:
In Audacity, delete silence/interlude at the beginning and end of each show
Export each show as a wav file on the desktop
Mute everything but one show
File  Export  save as [name_of_show]-[month 00].[day 00].[year 0000].wav (example: This_Is_My_Show-02.19.2013.wav)
Save
OK
Wav  music not
Repeat steps above until all shows are exported
Filing:
Right-click on desktop to create a new folder (Finder  File  New Folder)
Save folder as [year 0000]-[month 00]-[day 00] (example: 2013-04-26) NOTE: IT IS OF EXTREME IMPORTANCE THAT YOU NAME THE FOLDER EXACTLY AS INDICATED
This folder is for the mp3’s and goes into the Archive folder for it to be uploaded on the KCHUNG website
Drag all the wav files on the desktop to the music note (this converts the wav files into mp3’s)
Mp3’s go into the mp3 folder you just created
Wav files go into the Wav file archive
2 Audacity files go into Data folder
Terminal-bash-80x24 (uploads to internet) How to do this?

End of Night
Turn off computer monitor (leave console on as it is broadcasting; you can turn the room speakers off if you like)
Clean up
Put tapes away
Turn off room lights
Take trash out
Lock smoking door

Station Manager Duties/Info
Make sure DJ’s pay monthly station dues
Merch sales (gold box)  write what they purchased and for how much on the box
Log book = to write down any issues
Gate closes at 10 pm so you have to let in the DJ’s with shows after 10 pmπ
Front & back gate key on corkboard
No one goes on the roof and no one goes in the studio area
Door code: 3136
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KCHUNG Station Manual

Upon Arrival
Turn on three room lights
Light in the lounge area to the right of the couch
Two lights in the station
Light on the floor in the left corner as you enter
Light on the table to the right of the console
Turn on equipment (in this order).
NOTE: KCHUNG now broadcasts 24 hours so the equipment should already be on (use the Main Mix on the mixing board to turn up the volume for the room speakers as it is probably turned down).  If for some reason the equipment is off, then follow the instructions below.
Turn on black console, which turns on everything (switch on far right)
Turn on speakers (small silver box with black bottom, far left switch)
Turn on computer monitor (computer should already be on)

Computer Software
Nicecast: online streaming broadcast (volume is always indicated as off on the screen)  should be on as KCHUNG now broadcasts 24 hours
Audacity: records shows (headphone icon)

Mixing Board
1 & 2 = microphones
3 & 4 = headphones/extra inputs
5/6 = turntables
7/8 = tape player
=CD player
9/10 & 11/12 = ipod/laptop connectors
Sub = main out = 0
Main Mix in combination with Control Room (small knob above Main Mix) = controls volume of room speakers and headphones (use Main Mix to control volume)
Maroon knobs  turn down
Blue knobs  12 o’clock
Small black knobs on top = trim for mics  3 o’clock
Mixer  automatic level control (small white box)  computer

Automatic Level Control
Levels  meter
Right = too low
Left = too loud
The meter should be constantly moving; if it is stuck on the right or left, that is not good (NOTE: if it is not moving and stuck in the middle, in the green, it might be in test mode)

DJ Mixer
Left knob = gain
Middle knob = master volume
Right knob = gain
EQ, gain, and meter = 12 o’clock
For turntable, turn all the way up on mixer
2 cords for ipod/laptop on DJ mixer
Ph1 = switch for turntables
Ln1 = switch for ipod/laptop

Tape Player
Tends to be loud

Laptop/iPod
Turn volume all the up on laptop/iPod

Broadcasting, Recording, and Filing (in this order)
Set-up:
Nicecast is broadcasting 24 hours so it should already be on and broadcasting
Open Audacity (headphone icon)
File  New
File  Save Project as [year 0000]-[month 00]-[day 00] (example: 2013-03-15) (goes in Audacity file at the end of the night)
Optional: mic icon  Start Monitoring
Put tape in tape player and press play
Fade out 24 hour broadcast (iTunes on main computer)
Fade in tape
Turn off iTunes on computer
Unplug aux cord from computer so that DJ’s can use it for their iPod/laptop
Starting a Show (when the DJ is set up and ready):
Fade out tape
Press record button in Audacity
Fade in DJ
Ending a Show:
Fade out DJ
Press stop record button in Audacity
Fade in tape
Save project (File  Save Project)
Mute last recording (all recordings must be muted except for current recording)
Click back button to start recording at the beginning
Go back to Starting a Show above and repeat steps until end of programming
End of Live Broadcasts:
Plug aux cord into computer
Press play on iTunes on computer (keep it on random)
Fade out tape
Fade in iTunes
Turn off tape and put tape away
Turn Main Mix down to turn off room speakers
Exporting:
In Audacity, delete silence/interlude at the beginning and end of each show
Export each show as a wav file on the desktop
Mute everything but one show
File  Export  save as [name_of_show]-[month 00].[day 00].[year 0000].wav (example: This_Is_My_Show-02.19.2013.wav)
Save
OK
Wav  music not
Repeat steps above until all shows are exported
Filing:
Right-click on desktop to create a new folder (Finder  File  New Folder)
Save folder as [year 0000]-[month 00]-[day 00] (example: 2013-04-26) NOTE: IT IS OF EXTREME IMPORTANCE THAT YOU NAME THE FOLDER EXACTLY AS INDICATED
This folder is for the mp3’s and goes into the Archive folder for it to be uploaded on the KCHUNG website
Drag all the wav files on the desktop to the music note (this converts the wav files into mp3’s)
Mp3’s go into the mp3 folder you just created
Wav files go into the Wav file archive
2 Audacity files go into Data folder
Terminal-bash-80x24 (uploads to internet) How to do this?

End of Night
Turn off computer monitor (leave console on as it is broadcasting; you can turn the room speakers off if you like)
Clean up
Put tapes away
Turn off room lights
Take trash out
Lock smoking door

Station Manager Duties/Info
Make sure DJ’s pay monthly station dues
Merch sales (gold box)  write what they purchased and for how much on the box
Log book = to write down any issues
Gate closes at 10 pm so you have to let in the DJ’s with shows after 10 pmπ
Front & back gate key on corkboard
No one goes on the roof and no one goes in the studio area
Door code: 3136
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