Saturday, October 25, 2014

Sat Oct 25

4026 0820 Laser Hot Hits. Only weak signal, music just about audible. SINPO 24332.
6205 0807 Laser Hot Hits (via Magic 6205). Gary Drew show. Chaka Khan "I Feel for You." SINPO 44433.
6380 0755 Little Feat Radio. KLF "Justified & Ancient," ID. SINPO 34333.
6396 0801 Radio GSV. Adele, then Amy Winehouse. SINPO 34333.

(via Twente SDR)

Article on US pirate radio

This is on American technology website Radio World:

http://www.radioworld.com/default.aspx?tabid=75&entryid=10258

Friday, October 24, 2014

Fri Oct 24

4026 2004 Laser Hot Hits. Gary Drew with 80s electro-funk. SINPO 44433.
6205 1935 Laser Hot Hits (via Magic6205). Dance music. SINPO 54444.
6263.5 2010 Radio OZNRH. Mellow jazz, fair peaks. SINPO 24332.
6284 1926 Radio Underground. Joni Mitchell, Fox, ID, greetings. SINPO 54444.
6325 1921 Free Radio Victoria. Jefferson Airplane "White Rabbits." SINPO 44433.
6380 1913 Little Feat Radio. Greetings, Hall & Oates. SINPO 44433.
6396 1940 Radio GSV. Rock music, signing off. SINPO 44333.
6405 1918 Radio Ascona. Country music. SINPO 34333.
6925 1955 Mustang Radio. Tears for Fears "Everybody Wants to Rule the World," no ID til 2025. SINPO 34333.
6940 1947 Radio Enterprise. "Mr Vain," ID, email, "Horse With No Name." SINPO 54444.

(via Twente SDR)

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Thurs Oct 23

6205 1710 Magic Radio. Ultravox song, ID jingle, a DXer in Spain also heard them testing on 19 metres. SINPO 54444.
6295 1700 Hitmix Radio. Instrumental music, ID, greetings. SINPO 44433.
6396 1640 Weekend Music Radio. Jack chatting about radio, Elbow Bones & The Racketeers "A Night in New York." SINPO 34333.
6747 1630 Radio Pioneer. Pet Shop Boys "West End Girls." SINPO 54444.

(via Twente SDR)

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Wed Oct 22

6205 1655 Magic Radio. Simple Minds then the Specials. SINPO 44444.
6290 1645 Radio Rode Adelaar. "Hey John Mckenzie," ID, email. SINPO 44433.
6325 1740 Little Feat Radio. ZZ Top "Gimme All Your Loving." SINPO 33333.
6396 1730 Radio GSV. Rock music. SINPO 34333.

(via Twente SDR)

Shortwave’s Newest Broadcaster Global 24 to take to the air

October 22, 2014
Hollywood, FL

Global 24 Radio LLC announced today that its inaugural broadcast will go live at 7:00 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31 (0000 UTC November 1), with a line-up of new and well-known programs and around-the clock English language programming. The broadcast can be heard 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 9395 kHz on WRMI broadcasting from Okeechobee, Florida.

 “We’re very excited about launching Global 24 and the important contributions it will make to shortwave radio listening – as both a medium worth preserving and a vital part of the modern media mix for so many listeners around the world,” said Phil Workman, general manager of Global 24. “Our broadcast will appeal to dedicated shortwave listeners (SWL) all over the world looking for breaking news, opinion and music.”

 Global 24 aims to revitalize the shortwave medium by bringing general interest news and
entertainment into sharper focus for listeners looking for high quality programming on a daily basis. Regular listeners will be informed, entertained and engaged in an ever more complex world.

   According to Jeff White, general manager of WRMI, “Global 24 represents another step in the long overdue commercialization of shortwave radio. We are excited to be working with them on their ambitious program to engage and entertain a global audience.”

 Additional press releases in coming days will announce our broadcast schedule, our Listeners’ Club, contests, sponsors, our web store, staff and much more. Follow us on Twitter at @Global24Radio or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/global24radio  Visit our website: www.global24radio.com/  to join our email newsletter for the most current updates.

Optimal Periods of Reception:
North America – 24 Hours a Day
Europe – 1900 UTC to 0800 UTC
Middle East – 1800 UTC to 0500 UTC
South America – 2100 UTC to 1000 UTC
Africa – 2100 UTC to 0500 UTC
Oceania – 0700 UTC to 1100 UTC
Far East – 2100 UTC to 0200 UTC
India – 1200 UTC to 1600 UTC

(Global 24 via Mike Terry, BDXC-UK Yahoo group)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Tues Oct 21

4026 1940 Laser Hot Hits. Gary Drew show. 80s funk & soul. "All Night Long." SINPO 44433.

(via Twente SDR)

Monday, October 20, 2014

Mon Oct 20

4026 1930 Laser Hot Hits. Martin Scott show. Dance music. SINPO 44433.
6205 1924 Radio Magic Int. "Love Saves the Day," ID jingles. SINPO 54444.
6396 1913 Radio GSV. The Clash "London Calling." SINPO 34333.

(via Twente SDR)

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Sat Oct 18

3905 2010 Skyline International Radio. "Keep on Rocking in the Free World", greeting listeners. SINPO 54444.
4026 1554 Laser Hot Hits. "Friday on My Mind." SINPO 34333.
6205 1547 Laser Hot Hits. Tammy Wynette "Stand By Your Man," different programme. SINPO 44433.
6240 1523 Skyline Radio Germany. Rock, talk in German. SINPO 24332.
6285 1538 Radio Focus Int. Jimi Hendrix "Hey Joe." SINPO 44433.
6400 1528 Weekend Music Radio (hoax). "Radar Love," het with co-channel North Korea. SINPO 33333.
6805 1506 Sundown Radio. Pet Shop Boys "Go West," ID jingle. SINPO 44433.
7580 1500 Voice of the Netherlands. Techno. SINPO 54444.
9270 1512 Radio Spaceshuttle. "Hot Stuff," "Spanish Lullaby", also on 3905. SINPO 35333.

(via Twente SDR)

Radio Mi Amigo QSL


QSL card received in the post from Radio Mi Amigo for their broadcast via Radio 700 on September 14. A note on the back says they will be back in November on 6005 and 7310 kHz. Although the station is in Spain, the card was posted from Switzerland. The website is radiomiamigo.es

EMR & FRSH Holland broadcasts

On Sunday October 26th  FRS-Holland will be on air  with a full broadcast between 08:52- 15:00 UTC. Frequencies will be 7700// 9300 kHz.

Internet Stream
That same day between  14:52- 21:00 UTC/15:52- 22.00 CEST will see a full repeat on the internet. Check  on your computer < http://nednl.net:8000/frsh.m3u >.

In the mean  time FRS-Holland has become 34 years....that was celebrated with an 'extra'  broadcast on Sunday evening August 31st. FRS strives  to have its brand new website on-line sometime in December. The site  will emphasize on FRS'  30+ year history in words, pictures & sound.  We invite you as a FRS listener to put your very own  personal FRS memories on paper.

When did you hear us for the  first time, what was (is) your favourite show, when did you get your first QSL,  how much did you listen to FRS, any special on air moments you remember? All  this info will be part of your personal FRS contribution.  Any serious  contribution will be part of the new website. We very much appreciate your input  as an FRS listener!

You can send your contribution to [frs@frsholland.nl].  Alternatively you can use POBox 2702, 6049 ZG Herten, the Netherlands.

Remember that winter time starts on Sunday October 26th: UTC+1 hou r=  CET .

73s, Peter Verbruggen on behalf of the FRS Team
 (Jan, Paul,  Roger, Dave, Brian, Bobby & Peter)

future website: [http://www.frsholland.nl/]

European Music Radio Relay on 19th October 2014 
07.00 to 08.00 UTC (Gohren) on 7265 KHz Tom Mike Taylor
08.00 to 09.00 UTC (Gohren) on 9485 KHz Tom Mike Taylor
Please send all E.M.R. reports to:
studio@emr.org.uk
Thank you!