Monday, December 05, 2016

Mon Dec 5

4029 1817 Laser Hot Hits. Goldie "Making Up Again," the Cars "You Might Think I'm Cracy," some utility QRM. SINPO 53443. (via Twente SDR)

David Bowie Radio eQSL


David Bowie Radio sent this great eQSL. Thanks Sigfrido.

Sunday, December 04, 2016

Sun Dec 4

3902 1700 Radio Kachelboer. Dutch music. SINPO 24332.
3920 1708 Mike Radio. Rock music, off 1712. SINPO 34333.
3935 1645 Radio Underground. Dance music. SINPO 44433.
4029 1625 Laser Hot Hits. Mike Andrews show. Paul McCartney "With A Little Luck." SINPO 44333.
6205  0930 Laser Hot Hits. Oldies. SINPO 24332.
6205 1612 Laser Hot Hits. Gary Drew show. Archie Bell & The Drells "Don't Let Dance Get You Down," SINPO 44433.
6240 0950 Radio Mazda. Fleetwood Mac "Go Your Own Way." SINPO 24332.
6252 0925 Radio Thunderbird. German talk, jingles. SINPO 34333.
6260 0945 Radio Waves Int. ID, oldies. SINPO 24332.
6285 1312 Bogusman. Songs by The Trees and Melic, signal not great today. SINPO 34333.
6305 0939 Radio Merlin Int. "Playing With the Queen of Hearts." SINPO 44433.
6950 0920 Radio Enterprise. Salsa music. SINPO 34333.
7300 0915 Radio U Boat 66. "Leaving on a Jet Plane." SINPO 35333.

(via Twente SDR)

Saturday, December 03, 2016

Sat Dec 3

*3895 2146 Technical Man. IDs in Dutch & English, pop, great signal. SINPO 55444.
*3905 2135 Radio Wilskracht. ID, "Let's Groove Tonight." SINPO 34333.
*3926 2141 Radio Lesbos. IDs, Greek music. SINPO 44333.
*4029 1625 Laser Hot Hits. Gary Drew show. Curtis Heston then Loose Ends, utility QRM. SINPO 43433.
*4035 2155 TRX Radio. Louis Armstrong "Wonderful World." SINPO 44333.
6205 1615 Laser Hot Hits. Gary Drew with Was Not Was then After Dark. SINPO 45444.
6235 1403 Radio Casanova. ID, "Queen of Hearts." SINPO 34333.
6270 1400 Radio Zwarte Panter. Dutch songs. SINPO 44433.
6285 1435 Telstar Radio. Kraftwerk "Radioactivity," ID, greetings. SINPO 44433.
6320 1426 Radio Joey. Techno, some SSB QRM. SINPO 43433.
6335 1415 Radio Blacklake. Dire Straits "Money for Nothing," SINPO 44433.
6385.5 1455 Radio Witte Reus. Greetings, electro music. SINPO 44433.
6450 1420 Piet Piraat. Dutch music, only using 4W. SINPO 24332.
6803 1410 Radio Pink Panther. Oldies. SINPO 34333.

(via Barneys SDR, near London/ *via Twente SDR) 

Friday, December 02, 2016

Fri Dec 2

*3975 1650 David Bowie Radio. "Starman". SINPO 24332.
*4029 1630 Laser Hot Hits. Dance music, some utility interference. SINPO 43433.
6040 1450 Eighties Radio. IDs  and 80s music, some weaker co-ch QRM but totally blocked at 1500 by Romania. SINPO 43433.
6335 1522 Radio Blacklake. Dutch songs. SINPO 45333.
6735 1505 Radio Pioneer. "Wooden Heart," SINPO 35443.

(via Barneys SDR, near London/ *via Twente SDR)

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Thurs Dec 1

4029 1705 Laser Hot Hits. Gary Drew with his soul and funk show. SINPO 34333. (via Twente SDR)

Radio Lesbos eQSL


Many thanks Radio Lesbos for sending this eQSL. The station has been heard a few times in the 48 and 76 metre bands.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Mon Nov 28

3975 1853 David Bowie Radio. "Ashes to Ashes," believed to be transmitting from Italy. SINPO 24332.
4029 1840 Laser Hot Hits. Bananarama "Only Your Love," some SSB QRM but the strong utility seems to have gone. SINPO 33333. (via Twente SDR)

Bogusman and Blacklake eQSLs




Bogusman sent me this great eQSL for my log of his station yesterday afternoon via the Twente SDR. Not heard on Barney's SDR in UK.

Radio Blacklake is a new station for me - but a quick reply for reception yesterday.

Thanks very much.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Sun Nov 27

*4029 1545 Laser Hot Hits. Savage Garden, strong utility on 4030. SINPO 42442.
5800 0936 Laser Hot Hits. Oldies, weak signal. SINPO 25332.
6205 0920 Laser Hot Hits. Paul Stuart show. "Run to You," then "Fergus Sings the Blues/" SINPO 44433.
6210 0955 Radio King Shortwave. Oldies, low modulation, good peaks. SINPO 33333.
6210 1438 Radio Komintern. Russian talk and music. SINPO 23432.
6235 0930 Mike Radio. Dutch music, jingles. SINPO 44433.
6240.5 1524 Radio Lesbos (tent). Greek music, blocked by another station on 6241 at 1528. SINPO 33333.
6250 0915 Radio Casanova. "No Milk Today," ID, greetings, SINPO 44433.
6265 1400 Radio Python. The The. SINPO 54444.
6267 1512 Radio Johnny Tobacco. Country music. SINPO 44433.
*6285 1352 Bogusman. Wire "Dot Dash," jingle, then into The Ghoul show. No signal on Barneys! SINPO 54444.
*6285 1530 Bogusman. Talking about seagulls, RJW selection, Plastic Bertrand "Ca Plas Pour Moi." SINPO 54444.
6320 1447 Delta Radio. "Message to You Rudi," ID jingle, then The Cult "She Sells Sanctuary." SINPO 34333.
6325 1153 Radio Blacklake. Johnny Cash "I'm Going to Jackson." SINPO 34333.
6386 1505 Radio Orion 2000. Desmond Dekker "The Israelites," jingles. SINPO 34333.

(via Barneys Web SDR (near London)/ *via Twente SDR)

Laser Hot Hits relay on 1494 seems to getting out well. I heard it at home at 1800 using my Degen 1103 portable, with a boost from a Tecsun AN200 loop antenna. SINPO 34333. With shortwave being so unreliable at the moment it seems to be the best way to get the signal out.