Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Noisy Wednesday Airwaves won't Stop the Music

Static crashes and aurora bashes, but free radio is coming through!!!

6747kHz: Radio Pioneer, 1634UTC, AM, 45323, First station to open the band to Finland this evening. Noisy band conditions, but signal pushing through nicely! 30.4.2014

6290kHz: Rode Adelaar, 1715UTC, AM, 45333, ID 1714UTC followed by great Mickey polka!!! :-) ID again 1717UTC Such a nice music show! 30.4.2014

6210kHz: Onda Caliente, 1722UTC, AM, 34334, ID 1724UTC and 1734UTC. Playing nice music with personal touch! Email address 1738UTC Closing down 1739UTC. 30.4.2014

6300kHz: Unid, 1740UTC, AM, 44344, Polka!!! :-) ID 1744UTC, but too much noise to copy it clearly. 30.4.2014

6290kHz: Telstar Radio, 1841UTC, AM, 44334, ID 1844UTC, playing nice dutch music! Quiet spot on 1854UTC, came back 1855UTC. 30.4.2014

6935kHz: Free Radio Victoria, 1923UTC, AM, 45334, Playing smoooth instrumental music in the beginning, especially Oldfield, ID 1930UTC email 1935UTC. Then over to the sensational sixties: Aquarius on the airwaves 1941UTC, great song! Then In the Year 2525; boy what great oldies! Fantastic music show!!! 30.4.2014

Thank you for making my evening a great party! :-)

Tuesday, 29 April 2014

QSLs from Relmus Radio

Awesome triplet of spine-chilling QSLs received from Relmus Radio! Better catch Relmus next time on the air before it catches me... ;-)

Monday, 28 April 2014

Friday, 25 April 2014

Free radio signals with fantastic music as received on Friday

It's good to be back at the radios after a short break. All the great shows on the air make a perfect start for the weekend!

6305kHz: Radio Telstar International, 1601UTC, AM, 45434, Simple Simon Says, Free Electric Band, ID 1603UTC faded to unreadable (SINPO 25422), Hold your Head High, Lust for Life, ID clearly received at 1624UTC -propagation improving! (SINPO 45434), Power to the People, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Car Wash..., 25.4.2014

6285kHz: Unid, 1726UTC, AM, 34333, Beatles: Can't Buy Me Love, relayed program ID "Mickey G Playing all #1s from 1964", 25.4.2014

6240kHz: Rode Adelaar, 1732UTC, AM, 33434, QRM from 6235, but reception OK on upper sideband…, except 1752UTC utility transmitter on upper sideband! It's like a sandwich! x-) ID at 1800UTC, 25.4.2014

6747kHz: Radio Pioneer, 1808UTC, AM, 55434, ID at 1816UTC, followed by Let Me Be the One Who's Loving You Tonight, Strong good quality signal! Ah, polka music 1636UTC! :-) 25.4.2014

6295kHz: Mustang Radio, 1852UTC, AM, 55545, No Limit, Pump Up the Jam (partly), audio dropping off sometimes, "full tilt" on 1904UTC :-/ But on 1923UTC polka music is back making all good again! 8-) At 1929UTC the signal is remarkable S9+20dB! Child in Time sounds great! Afterwards Ma Baker, Black is Black, Venus…, fantastic classics!!! 25.4.2014

6375kHz: Unid, 1913UTC AM, 45434, Playing Soundgarden for Crombi, talking about setting off car alarms... 25.4.2014

Thank you Pirates for arranging the great music party on the airwaves!!!

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

QSL from Radio Underground

Radio Underground sent this dee-licious QSL card... :-d  Thank you, it makes me hungry for more!

Saturday, 12 April 2014

Saturday night moonwalking

Saturday evening with almost full moon and warm radio room... Perfect time to surf the shortwaves!!!

15500kHz: Radio Black Arrow, 1656UTC, AM, 45555, Modern Talking(?), Pet Shop Boys, ABBA "SOS" for Marco, ID 1713UTC, 12.4.2014

6297kHz: Radio Telstar International, 1716UTC, AM, 43544, ID and greetings received 1720UTC. Good signal, good music!, 12.4.2014

6808kHz: Sundown Radio, 1731UTC, AM, 34544, Have You Ever Seen the Rain, ID and email 1735UTC, followed by very cool retro lounge music, then some music from the golden fifties. Steady and undisturbed transmission, a pleasure to listen, 12.4.2014

6297kHz: Radio Countdown, 1822UTC, AM, 45535, ID and email 1822UTC, greetings received 1823UTC, continued to Electric Avenue. Bumpy conditions but strong signal with good modulation all the time!, 12.4.2014

6978kHz: Rock Radio Network, 1846UTC, AM, 34423, Noisy conditions in part of band but good enough for catching the music! ID on 1847UTC, I need email address to this station please, 12.4.2014

6325kHz: Unid, 1900UTC, AM, 44433, Fast fading, but otherwise nice signal. Could not get an ID, 12.4.2014

6385kHz: Radio Universe, 1905UTC, AM, 45545, ID 1905, more 80's Disco Music coming, we are Forever Young, great show! :-) 12.4.2014

Friday, 11 April 2014

Great Signals on Friday Evening!

Exceptionally good signals bombed souther Finland on Friday evening, carrying over a pirateship-load of great music!!!

3905kHz: Radio Spaceshuttle International, 1820UTC, AM, 55445, ID + email 1820UTC, Nina Hagen rules 1825UTC, London calling 1829UTC, CD 1835UTC, 11.4.2014

6205kHz: Unid, 1840UTC, AM, 45545, Greetings received! :-) Closing down after Pink Floyd's the Wall 1845. 11.4.2014

15485kHz: Radio Black Arrow, 1850UTC, AM, 55555, ID + email 1850UTC, closing down 1900, 11.4.2014

6747kHz: Radio Pioneer, 1903UTC, AM, 44435, the Lion Sleeps Tonight, 11.4.2014

6210kHz: Relmus Radio International, 1908UTC, AM, 55545, Mina poika juon for Jari, Neil Young Keeps on Rocking in the Free World, ID 1915UTC, 11.4.2014

1645kHz: Relmus Radio International, 1920UTC, AM, 44554, Lady in Black, ID 1927UTC, then rockabilly, 11.4.2014

6747kHz: Radio Pioneer, 1944UTC, AM, 44535, "Your no good for me" techno mix, some SSB QRM, 11.4.2014

6210kHz: Sluwe Vos Radio, 2007UTC, AM, 55535, Baccara can Boogie, greetings to Gino 2008UTC, continuing with "Big in Japan", 11.4.2014

Thank you everyone for putting the great shows on the airwaves!

Sunday, 6 April 2014

Saturday's Theme: Unidentified

Less than perfect conditions on the lower bands to southern Finland continued on Saturday. Not so many stations heard on the air as on previous weekends. But still, lots of great music was trawled into the loop antenna!

6215kHz: Unid, 1704UTC, AM, 23422, Techno music, 5.4.2014

6325kHz: Bogus Olli(?): 1759UTC, AM, 35534, Indie style music, ID 1829UTC, Black Sabbath on 1836UTC, 5.4.2014

13944kHz: Unid, 1846UTC, AM, 45534, Techno music here too, 5.4.2014

6285kHz: Unid, 1900UTC, AM, 55545, Techno music again: No Limit, but also no ID. Great signal! 5.4.2014

Friday, 4 April 2014

Short Friday Log

Not so good conditions on the band this evening, but some great stations still came through nicely:

3905kHz: Skyline Radio, 1734UTC, AM, 33533, ID and greetings received 1754UTC :-), 4.4.2014

6282kHz: Unid, 1742UTC, AM, 35534,Shania Twain: I Feel Like a Woman, 1745UTC testing through microphone in Russian and closed down, 4.4.2014

6295kHz: Rode Adelaar, 1803UTC, AM, 45524, Light music, greetings received 1805UTC :-), followed by nice polka music!, 4.4.2014

6268kHz: Mustang Radio, 1827UTC, AM, 55545, I Just can't Get Enough, Rock 'n Roll is King, moved to 6305kHz 1840UTC, 4.4.2014

Needed to go to bed early; lifting crane arriving 07.00 hrs next morning...