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Author Topic: Pirate Radio Boston 6930 AM 0012 UTC 26 Dec 2013  (Read 3626 times)
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« on: December 26, 2013, 0015 UTC »

Just signed on with "Christmas Is All Around", no ID yet.
0016 ID

Chris Smolinski
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« Reply #1 on: December 26, 2013, 0016 UTC »

Charlie Loudenboomer with the Pirate Radio Boston Christmas Show ID at 0016. Good sig!

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« Reply #2 on: December 26, 2013, 0018 UTC »

Actually hearing it on the west coast, peaking about S2. This would be my first reception of PRB if that's who it is...
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« Reply #3 on: December 26, 2013, 0019 UTC »

Very strong - and wide - AM signal.  I have him on centered on 6930.3, but audio is clear from 6925.5 to 6933.0.

I always look forward to the PRB shows - esp. holiday specials.
« Last Edit: December 26, 2013, 0021 UTC by LighthouseOhio » Logged

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« Reply #4 on: December 26, 2013, 0024 UTC »

A respectable S7 copy here, sounding good.  Thanks PRB!

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« Reply #5 on: December 26, 2013, 0031 UTC »

Very good level at 0030 with "Baby It's Cold Outside", S-9 +10/20

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« Reply #6 on: December 26, 2013, 0034 UTC »

S10+ on average with some strong but quick fades. Strong audio.

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-Brian --- North of Detroit, MI
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« Reply #7 on: December 26, 2013, 0034 UTC »

12/26/13, 0024 UTC on 6930 kHz AM,
Pirate Radio Boston

0024 "Sleigh Ride",
ID as Pirate Radio Boston, "2013 Holiday Special"

Into Wings (cover?) 'Wonderful Christmas Time'
0030 'Baby it's cold outside'
"This is Pirate Radio Boston, on pirate shortwave..."
Blue Christmas

VERY strong signal here, S-9+ mostly.

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« Reply #8 on: December 26, 2013, 0038 UTC »

S7 into upper Hudson Valley.
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« Reply #9 on: December 26, 2013, 0039 UTC »

I tuned in at 0037utc, fair/poor sig, good audio, woman singing now at 0039utc.

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hearing the negative waves

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« Reply #10 on: December 26, 2013, 0051 UTC »

PRB 2013 Holiday Special ID at 0040z , S9 with some slight fading, email address given for reports. 43434.

0051z - All I Want For Christmas Is You
0116z - Ratt - Way Cool Junior (Santa loves metal after an all-nighter Grin)


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« Reply #11 on: December 26, 2013, 0051 UTC »

Pirate Radio Boston, 12-26-13, 0046+, 6.930 AM, sigs hr at S5-8 with fades, hearing Christmas songs

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« Reply #12 on: December 26, 2013, 0102 UTC »

00:53 Tuned in to music, ID later heard Christmas music.
01:00 - 01:03 Heard OP banter. Signal a S&-S9 peaks--- Fair audio

Thanks for the Show PRB!!
« Last Edit: December 26, 2013, 0105 UTC by RCCI » Logged

+ Equipment: Yaesu FRG 100B, Kenwood R-1000, Yaesu FRG7,
+ Antenna: 75' dipole, height 21', running north and south.  Chicagoland area.
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« Reply #13 on: December 26, 2013, 0103 UTC »

S7 signal on a very noisy band tonight giving an overall poor copy at 01:00 UTC.
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« Reply #14 on: December 26, 2013, 0124 UTC »

PRB at 0119 on 6930 AM Christmas Special
Nice strong signal in Cen Il.
0722 hearing some rock guitar. Not sure who or what song.
Commentary from two guys. Metallica and Lead foot jr playing earlier.
Thanks for the show!

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