Daypart Rotation

I’m looking at my song rotation history and I see one song that played in the overnight show about three months ago has repeated in the overnight show this week. This is a category with a very long turnover, so the songs in it only schedule every three months. I guess it happened because M1… Continue reading Daypart Rotation

On my finished schedule, every song is showing in red (violations) font. What does this mean?

Any songs that have been scheduled that are in violation of a formatting rule will display in RED font. If all of the songs on a scheduled clock show RED…then you most likely have a time setting in the Violations column. and it will be the same for every song. what this means is the… Continue reading On my finished schedule, every song is showing in red (violations) font. What does this mean?

M1 keeps stopping as it schedules with the rule violation “Same Song Previous Day”. What can I do to fix that?

It’s happening because the natural rotation formula for the category has songs coming up near the same time every day and you’ve got the Previous Day Separation rule set for a wider window than is possible.  Here’s a quick fix…but the best thing to do is to correct the rotation pattern of the category itself… Continue reading M1 keeps stopping as it schedules with the rule violation “Same Song Previous Day”. What can I do to fix that?

I’ve got an Artist separation problem…

We have an artist, Justin Bieber, who is placed in 3 different categories, all of which run within one hour.  Yesterday he (justin) played 3 times in a 40 minute window.  How can I prevent this from happening? ……first, go to the Artists table and check to be sure you have a proper separation set… Continue reading I’ve got an Artist separation problem…

How do I prevent Fast and Slow songs from scheduling next to each other?