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Shortwave Pirate / The Burry Cookie Hour 5200 AM 2300 UTC 15 Sept 2019
« on: September 15, 2019, 2302 UTC »
2300 UTC Bert Kaempfert tune music with OM talking over the top...."Don't Touch That Dial", then "I'm Your Host Peter Lorrie", into "How Much Love"-Vixen
2308 UTC "No More Words"-Berlin
(Signal is peaking at S8 here with moderate fades.....superb audio!)
2317 UTC "We Got the Beat"-The Go-Go's
2319 UTC "Cruel Summer"-Bananarama
2322 UTC "Walk Like An Egyptian"-Bangles
2326 UTC "Burry Cookie Hour" ID, into spoken word skit "The Classic American Bimbo collection"  ;D
2330 UTC "Edge of a Broken Heart"-Vixen
2334 UTC "Vacation"-The Go-Go's
The band went long in the last 10 minutes of the show, but I did catch fragments of a decode on one of the sstv images....

Thanks for the show Peter Lorrie! Love those Gaucho's! Or whatever they call 'em now....Do-Si-Do's I think

Shortwave Pirate / Radio Humperdoo 6925 USB 1924 UTC 14 Sept 2019
« on: September 14, 2019, 1924 UTC »
1924 UTC Music right at the low noise floor.....signal too low to ID the song
1930 UTC ? Sounds like spoken word
(Signal is deep in the noise here now  :( )

ID per postings! I have a threshold signal at best  :(

Shortwave Pirate / Mix Radio International 6880 USB 2230 UTC 13 Sep 2019
« on: September 13, 2019, 2231 UTC »
2230 UTC Hearing music now on 6880 USB....just above the noise but solid signal
2232 UTC YL over the music "The Hustle"-Van McCoy
2236 UTC "It's A Love Thing"-The Whispers
2240 UTC "Love Jones"-Brighter Side of Darkness
2248 UTC "Pass the Peas"-The JB's
2253 UTC "Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing"-Stevie Wonder
2302 UTC "Easy"-The Commodores
2306 UTC "Get Down Tonight"-KC & Sunshine Band
2312 UTC "Satin Soul"-Love Unlimited Orchestra
2316 UTC "La La Means I Love You"-Delfonics
2319 UTC "Thin Line Between Love and Hate"-Persuaders
(Signal is still just above the noise floor with a few S3 peaks)
2322 UTC "You Should Be Dancing"-Bee Gees

Thanks for the soul tunes this evening Mix!

Shortwave Pirate / Radio Half-Wise 6955 AM 1943 UTC 7 Sep 2019
« on: September 07, 2019, 1945 UTC »
1943 UTC Fair carrier with threshold music fading in and out of the noise "Effect and Cause"-White Stripes
1947 UTC "Think I'm In Love"-Beck (Some S2 peaks)
1951 UTC "Float On"-Modest Mouse
1955 UTC Deep fade into the noise  :(
2008 UTC Signal is picking back up a bit "Boll Weevil"-The Presidents of the United States of America
2011 UTC "Mr. Brightside"-The Killers
2014 UTC "Loser"-Beck
2018 UTC "Arco Arena"-Cake (Fading in and out)
2020 UTC "You Don't Know What Love Is"-White Stripes
2024 UTC "Mr Blue Sky"-Weezer
2029 UTC "Reptilia"-The Strokes
2033 UTC "Song 2"-Blur
2034 UTC "Come A Little Closer"-Cage the Elephant
(Signal is fading in and out still with S3 peaks)
2037 UTC OM with "You have been listening to Radio Halfwise on sixty nine fifty five kilohertz shortwave", then OFF

Thanks much for the Saturday afternoon spin through some good tunes!

Shortwave Pirate / Hi Fi Radio 6900 USB 2155 UTC 6 Sept 2019
« on: September 06, 2019, 2156 UTC »
2155 UTC "Blue On Black"-Five Finger Death Punch (S8 peaks and excellent audio)
2158 UTC "American Capitalist"-Five Finger Death Punch
2201 UTC "Under and Over It"-Five Finger Death Punch
2205 UTC "Generation Dead"-Five Finger Death Punch
2209 UTC "Got Your Six"-Five Finger Death Punch
2211 UTC "Trouble"-Five Finger Death Punch
2214 UTC OM synth voiced ID "Hi Fi Radio"-repeated
2216 UTC Clever Name Radio ID and email addy

Here's a link to the ID.....I used noise reduction and slowed it down.....I don't hear "Five" here at all. Only a confirming QSL will solve this dilemma!  ;)

European Pirate / UNID 6850 AM 2142 UTC 31 Aug 2019
« on: August 31, 2019, 2144 UTC »
2142 UTC A carrier and a hint of audio here directly....
2147 UTC Sounds like "Jessie's Girl"-Rick Springfield
2150 UTC Signal is picking up a bit now with "A Little Respect"-Wheatus (Per Shazam)
2153 UTC "Achilles Heel"-Toploader (Per Shazam)
2158 UTC "Amazed"-Lonestar (Per Shazam)
2207 UTC "Lido Shuffle"-Boz Scaggs
2209 UTC "Games People Play"-Alan Parsons Project
2214 UTC "Out Of Touch"-Hall & Oates (Getting some nice S3 peaks!)
2218 UTC "Cuddly Toy"-Roachford (Per Shazam)
2221 UTC "Impossible"-James Arthur (Per Shazam)
2257 UTC Nice listenable S5 peaks now with "Red"-Daniel Merriweather
2258 UTC "Little Baby Nothing"-Manic Street Preachers
2302 UTC Deep fade into the noise  :(
No ID's or DJ heard....tentative Blue Moon Radio?

Shortwave Pirate / UNID 6925 USB 2212 UTC 30 Aug 2019
« on: August 30, 2019, 2218 UTC »
2212 UTC Music very low in the noise
2216 UTC "Purple Haze"-Jimi Hendrix

2241 UTC "I'm Your Vehicle"-Ides of March
2243 UTC "Ohio"-CSNY
(Signal is pushing S8 and excellent audio!)
2247 UTC Shoutout to me....THANKS! Followed by "Black Water"-Doobie Bros
2251 UTC "Cool AM ID, into "Midnight Rider"-Allman Brothers (OM with spoken word skit)
(Willie B. Baker...Midwestern University....read 3000 words per minute comedy skit)
2257 UTC Cool AM Radio....ad for Communications Magazine.nl
2258 UTC "Marijuana Helper ad"
2259 UTC "House of the Rising Son"-Animals
2302 UTC "Aqualung"-Jethro Tull
2308 UTC Cool AM ID, then also ID by YL, into "Voodoo Child"-Jimi Hendrix
2312 UTC "For What It's Worth"-Buffalo Springfield
2315 UTC "Spill the Wine"-Eric Burdon & War
2319 UTC "Time of the Season"-Zombies
2322 UTC "Cool AM" ID, into "White Rabbit"-Jefferson Airplane
2325 UTC "Spirit In the Sky"-Norman Greenbaum
2328 UTC "Cool AM Radio" ID, into "Walk On the Wild Side"-Lou Reed (song cut, then Willie B Baker speed reading skit)
2329 UTC OFF

2259 UTC "Soldado de Fortuna"-JAF
2301 UTC "Agau Lenta"-JAF
2305 UTC "Fizz"-Babasonicos
(Signal is fading in and out with some S5 peaks and excellent audio! Hearing directly here!)
2308 UTC "Cosas Mias"-Los Abuelos De La Nada (More fades now)
2311 UTC OFF or Faded Out?

Here is a link to my recording:

Any chance of an email reply?  :)

QSLs Received / Radio Joey eQSL
« on: August 27, 2019, 2229 UTC »
Thank you very much for the kind reply to my direct reception report Radio Joey! Awesome eQSL!  :)

2156 UTC "I Want You To Want Me"-Cheap Trick (Not sure if European or North American! Signal is fading in and out of the noise with nice S3 peaks)
2200 UTC Signal dropped into the noise

(tent. ID added by Ray)

Shortwave Pirate / UNID 6891 AM 2009 UTC 24 Aug 2019
« on: August 24, 2019, 2010 UTC »
2009 UTC "Hush"-YL singer
2011 UTC "Hot N' Nasty"-Humble Pie
(Signal is fading in and out of the noise with S3 peaks and very nice sounding audio at peaks)
2014 UTC "Money"-Easy Star All-Stars featuring Gary "Nesta" Pine & Dollarman, segue into "Dirty Love"-Unid YL singer (Signal hitting S7 peaks now!)
2016 UTC "Foxey Lady"-Jimi Hendrix Live
2019 UTC "Dinah-Moe Humm"-Frank Zappa
2025 UTC "Horizontal Mambo"-Here Come the Mummies, followed by "Cruise Control"-The Dixie Dregs
2032 UTC "Bring It On Home"-Hawkwind
2035 UTC "Sippi' Seekan' Saw"-Super Chikan
2039 UTC "Lay Down Your Crutch"-Tony Spinner
2043 UTC OFF (Sadly, no ID :-\)

Thanks for the mixed genre of tunes whoever!

Link to my recording:

QSLs Received / WBOG "Radio Clandestine" relay eQSL
« on: August 24, 2019, 0101 UTC »
Thank you very much WBOG! I wasn't expecting this graphically awesome QSL! Greatly appreciated!  8)

2345 UTC Carrier and some threshold music here for the first time in months!
2351 UTC "Sin Querer"-Leon Gieco
2355 UTC Lost in the static crashes now....

Shortwave Pirate / High Five Radio 6903 USB 2226 UTC 23 Aug 2019
« on: August 23, 2019, 2234 UTC »
2226 UTC Someone playing "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet"-Bachman Turner Overdrive for a few seconds then off, on and off, etc
Signal was a solid S5 here and the audio sounded very nice.
2243 UTC Back again with same tune and off again

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