Take Advantage Of These Services -
Available To All Salem Affiliates!
(Unless otherwise noted, all services are free of charge).
Aside from great contemporary Christian music programming from some
of your favorite guys and gals, here's a listing of some of the other
features available to all Salem affiliates.
Daily music logs - Need to find a
title for a listener, or need to make sure the music flow of any shifts
originating from your studios matches Salem's music flow? Get
our daily music logs! These list hour-by-hour, every single song
to be aired on the network. Access them online.
- Want to keep up with which current hits are in hot rotation and which
are in medium? Get our Weekly
Currents list online.
BMI logs - Have music logging
for BMI or ASCAP? Send these agencies a copy of our BMI
They contain all the reporting information required by the music
organizations and can be obtained online. Or, if you'd like,
mail us a floppy disk (in a padded envelope, please) and we'll copy the
logs you need right onto your disk.
Liners & Voicework
Localization - If making your
feed sound like it's originating from your own studio is important to
you'll be happy to know that all the current things you would (should)
normally be touching up on in any locally-originated airshifts can also
be handled through the network.
From station events, contests, programs or special guests, to weather,
traffic, news and concert calendars, we can give your listeners that
from your local studio" feeling. It's all creatively and expertly
handled through the myriad of free liner and voicework production
through network staff. For complete details on each of these
see some of the following items and check out Using
Note that recorded station liners are available on an as-needed
to all affiliates from all full and part-time Salem staff.
There is no charge.
Contest Enactments - Got a local going on? Our staff is happy to pre-record contest
Some affiliates simply have the appropriate network air personality
a message like, "Spirit FM has Jaci Velasquez concert tickets and if
my 5th caller to 333-3333, you win a pair." Others write
scripts and leave a hole in the middle for a local voice to come in and
give winner names plus other details. No matter what your method
is, these work handily within network stopsets. There is no
for this service.
Traffic, news and weather tosses - Create interaction between the
personality and your local news, traffic or weather voice.
"tosses" do the trick! (i.e. "Today's Christian Music 103.1- I'm
Wade McShane and Jeff Andrews is here now with this morning's trivia
plus today's forecast").
Bios - Want your audience to better
the people behind the microphones? Short bios
for all full-time Salem airstaff are available online.
Getting To Know Your Air Personalities - From time to time, affiliates
desire for listeners to know the real person who's on the air. So
they ask our air personalities to fill out short profiles with
ranging from "Where were you born?" to "What's your favorite ice cream
flavor?" to "What was your favorite pet?" If you ever want
like this, our full-time air personalities always are pleased to help
Weekly Briefings - Our staff
you on Salem events and news each Thursday via our weekly
View it online, receive it via email or have it faxed to you.
Easy email contact - Contact any
staff member via email. Send mail to the staff here.
Sharathon promos - We're happy to voice these free of charge
all stations holding Sharathons. Send us your desired 30 or 60
scripts, or if needed, we'll be happy to write some for you.
have all full-time staff voice these for your use before, during and
Station Image Voice - Need a Big Voice to image any of
non-Salem programming? Whether it's an image voice for your
own morning show ("Good morning Poughkeepsie, It's the morning show
Kip and Jan on Spirit FM") or an image voice for another programming
("Here's the James Dobson Family Commentary, sponsored by Arbuckle
Center and Spirit FM"), Salem air personalities can be hired to voice
these and give your station a cohesive sound. Most staff
voice a page of 10 Image Voice elements for $25 to $75, depending on
talent desired. Call for exact
Commercials, Promos and Grant Announcements - Need extra
to use on your production? Several of our affiliates have joined
the Salem Affiliate Voice Talent Pool
which is comprised of station personnel willing to do free voicework
another affiliate so long as that second affiliate will do free
for them. Visit online for a list of participating stations and
Also, Salem full-time airstaff is available to voice your
commercials, grant announcements or other necessary promos. Most
staff members charge $$35-$85 per spot. Call for exact pricing.
Extra holiday staff available at no charge - Can't
people to cover all your on-air hours over the holidays?
of how much network programming you've contracted to air, we make
free of charge, extra network hours so you can easily cover the major
Look for details each holiday season in your weekly network newsletter.
Extra hours to cover ill employees - Have someone call in
the last minute? Need a quick and easy way to cover their airshift?
Simply fill out a network authorization grid detailing the emergency
hours you need, fax it to us and we'll do our absolute best to be sure
you get network audio ASAP.
Remotes - Need a member of your network staff to emcee a
or appear at other station events? Although we can't accommodate
all requests, staff members are often available to appear for $550 per
day plus expenses (travel, food, lodging). Call for
On-Air Sharathon Workers - Several of our air personalities
from non-commercial backgrounds and bring a wealth of Sharathon
They're frequently available to work with you during your Sharathon.
Cost is $550 per day plus expenses (travel, food, lodging). Call
Artist visits -
broadcasts live from the Christian music capital of the world, and as
normally has one to two artists drop by the on-air studios every single
week. They're by far one of the most popular listener events on
air. To be sure you get in on these, air Salem mid-days and
Free Online Support
Just about all forms, information, documents, logs - just about
you can think of for that matter - can be found online.
Online Audio Services!
Music Singles Service - Having a tough time getting new
shipped to you from the record labels? Forget the aggravating
As a Salem affiliate, you can now download
new singles when you want them - right from the Salem web site.
Commercial and promo bulk feeds via Internet - Missed this
feeds? All weekly commercial and promo
feeds are online, meaning you can access them any time you want to
- not just when they're sent down the standard closed circuit feed.
Liner and production delivery via Internet - Reduce
your liner packages
directly from the Internet!