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Author Topic: MAC Shortwave 6950 AM 2208 UTC 8 Nov 2013  (Read 1579 times)
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« on: November 08, 2013, 2209 UTC »

Just signing on now.  6950.3 AM.  S9+10.

« Last Edit: November 08, 2013, 2243 UTC by ChrisSmolinski » Logged

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« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2013, 2214 UTC »

6950.3 AM

Decent signal with some fading & nice audio.

22:13z unknown boogie woogie tune
22:14z "..Rock & Roll.."
22:16z "..Dr Who show ..MAC Shortwave.."
22:20z 'Love Me Do' - Beatles
22:24z Shoutout - thnx Dr. Who!
22:26z nice piano tune
22:28z "..this one goes out to those who may be sitting down eating dinner.." - signal is picking up nicely now
22:29z "..everywhere you go there's f*cking music playing.." - very true!
22:31z Tom Jones
22:41z getting some pesc QRM
22:42z 'The Waiting' - Tom Petty
22:46z ID

Audio (22:12z-22:49z): https://archive.org/download/Httparchive.orgdetailsShortwavePirateRadioCont2/MacShortwave6950Am2212z-2249z11-08-13.mp3

Thanks MAC! Smiley
« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 1449 UTC by Sealord » Logged

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« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2013, 2221 UTC »

2219 Beatles - "Love Me DO"
2223 ID, T/C as "2224 Hike!", Taste of Honey cover, discourse on elevator mx

S9+3 and thanks MAC!
« Last Edit: November 08, 2013, 2233 UTC by jFarley » Logged

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« Reply #3 on: November 08, 2013, 2226 UTC »

just heard Beatles Love me do.
talk now into taste of honey at 2226utc

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« Reply #4 on: November 08, 2013, 2230 UTC »

S9 in KCMO  with Love me do at 22:21z & piano tune with op talk & shout outs. Great signal on my portable sat 750.

Signal is actually 20 over S9 at times but is a little fadey. 22:30 op talk about crappy music.
« Last Edit: November 08, 2013, 2233 UTC by glimmer twin » Logged

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« Reply #5 on: November 08, 2013, 2232 UTC »

S9 w some +15 peaks. Minor intermittent fade

2231, Tom Jones w Art Of Noise - Kiss
2235, DJ gab, ID, email addy, ranting
2238, B-side of Tom Jones/AON 45
2240, interrupted "getting on my nerves", DJ gab
2242, Tom Petty - The Waiting
2245, jingle, ID & Beatles - Anna

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« Last Edit: November 08, 2013, 2248 UTC by Mentholyptus » Logged

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« Reply #6 on: November 08, 2013, 2235 UTC »

Tuned in at 2225utc, fair/poor sig, heard beetles "love me do" (yes I misspelled it), discussion of old pop artists incl Tom Jones, tune by T Jones.

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« Reply #7 on: November 08, 2013, 2245 UTC »

S8 into GA tonight, Tom Petty The Waiting at 2244z. Audio sounds good....no peskies tonight!

Thanks for the show!
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« Reply #8 on: November 08, 2013, 2256 UTC »

2223 15421 OM talking. Deep fades.
2225 15421 Martin Denny "A Taste of Honey"
2233 15421 Tom Jones "Kiss"
2236 15421 ID

Thanks for some afternoon drivetime music.

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« Reply #9 on: November 08, 2013, 2304 UTC »

S6 to S7 over S3 noise floor.  Sounding good.  email addresses given at 2302, then into a cover song (unknown to me).
'Rodeo Song' @ 2313z.  Signal up to S8.
« Last Edit: November 08, 2013, 2313 UTC by refmo » Logged

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« Reply #10 on: November 08, 2013, 2320 UTC »

S5 to S7 here.  Talking at 23:17

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« Reply #11 on: November 08, 2013, 2350 UTC »

S9 in Halifax, good audio, shrot fade, "surf" noise
2348 Box set discussion, DJ, usual entertaining DJ chat
2350 Peter Shilling  (announced)
2354 ID and addresses, some SSB QM
2355 Idols ( from Greece)
2358 S9 +10 now, another Greek tune
0001 Time check, taking leave ( comment in response: excellent time to be on !) Dr. Who show, addresses
0002 Thanks to listeners, Dr. salutations. MAC Shortwave radio
0003 Good Night Sweet heart
0004 Dr.Who theme music
0005 Pirate song ( interupted a few times)
0006 US anthem
0007 Crazy laugh, off

« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0006 UTC by halifaxtap » Logged

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« Reply #12 on: November 08, 2013, 2359 UTC »

22:58 just tuned in - song sound like European music
22:58  new song more music with European influence
23:01 OP came on "yeah yeah"  signal S8-9+ Excellent audio!
23:02 signing off with old song / 20's Then into Dr. Who music. Song "Life of a Pirate"
23:05 National Anthem
23:06 sign off

Thanks for the Show MAC!
« Last Edit: November 09, 2013, 0007 UTC by RCCI » Logged

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+ Antenna: 75' dipole, height 21', running north and south.  Chicagoland area.
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