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Author Topic: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023  (Read 1081 times)

Offline DangerKitty

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WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« on: February 25, 2023, 2222 UTC »
music and no ID so far at 2222
JBA over noise, cannot ID music
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also barely heard on Elida, Ohio Kiwisdr
seems to be centered at 6936.77 or so
2233: now strong enough to recognize "Sweet Caroline" - Neil Diamond
« Last Edit: February 25, 2023, 2234 UTC by DangerKitty »
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Re: UNID 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 Feb 2023
« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2023, 2224 UTC »
2224 weak under the noise
2229 music signal getting better
2249 "Listen to the Band"  The Monkees
2304 OM talk back to music
0010 still going with music
« Last Edit: February 26, 2023, 0011 UTC by hsmith77 »
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Re: WRKO Rebroadcast 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 Feb 2023
« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2023, 2226 UTC »
SINPO=34333

2223- "Mrs. Robinson" by Booker T. and the M.G.s
2224- WRKO OM radio announcer with song and station IDs.
2224- "Stay And Love Me All Summer" by Brian Hyland.
2227- WRKO OM radio announcer with song and station IDs.
2227- "But It's Alright" by J.J. Jackson.
2229- WRKO OM radio announcer with song and station IDs. The J.J. Jeffrey Show!
2230- "Can't Take My Eyes Off You" by Frankie Valli.
« Last Edit: February 25, 2023, 2231 UTC by Molvania Poacher »
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Re: UNID 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 Feb 2023
« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2023, 2228 UTC »
SIO 232

2228z - J.J. Jackson - But It's Alright
2244z - Moody Blues - Never Comes The Day - signal slowly improving

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« Last Edit: February 25, 2023, 2244 UTC by Zane »
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WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 Feb 2023
« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2023, 2228 UTC »
Excellent reception This is WRKO Shortwave

2227 WRKO ID, to "But It's Alright" J.J. Jackson
2230 "Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You" Frankie Valli
2234 "Sweet Caroline" Neil Diamond
« Last Edit: February 25, 2023, 2235 UTC by Ct Yankee »
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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 Feb 2023
« Reply #5 on: February 25, 2023, 2228 UTC »
Exact frequency is 6936.83 kHz and drifting down. S7 with the AB1KW KiwiSDR.

2227 UTC-But It's Alright by J.J. Jackson
2229 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2230 UTC-Can't Take My Eyes Off You by Frankie Valli
2233 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2233 UTC-Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond
2236 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2236 UTC-Good Old Rock'n Roll by Cat Mother and the All Night Newsboys
2239 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2239 UTC-Moody Woman by Jerry Butler
2242 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2242 UTC-Never Comes the Day by The Moody Blues
2243 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2244 UTC-Moments To Remember by The Vogues
2248 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2248 UTC-Listen To the Band by The Monkees
2250 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2250 UTC-Put a little love in your heart by Jackie De Shannon
2253 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2253 UTC-Everybody Knows Matilda by Duke Baxter
2256 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2256 UTC-The Girl I'll Never Know (Angels Never Fly This Low) by The Four Seasons
2259 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2259 UTC-Didn't We by Richard Harris
2301 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2301 UTC-No Matter What Sign You Are by Diana Ross & The Supremes
2304 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2304 UTC-Remember Then by The Earls
2306 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking, WRKO Boston jingle
2306 UTC-What Does It Take (To Win Your Love) by Junior Walker & The All Stars
2309 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2309 UTC-Willie and Lauramae Jones by Dusty Springfield
2311 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2311 UTC-Short silence
2311 UTC-The Days of Sand and Shovels by Bobby Vinton
2315 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2315 UTC-Memphis (Live) by Johnny Rivers
2318 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2318 UTC-It's Getting Better by Cass Elliot
2320 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2320 UTC-Crystal Blue Persuasion by Tommy James & The Shondells
2324 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2324 UTC-Soul Deep by The Box Tops
2327 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2327 UTC-Black Pearl by The Checkmates, Ltd.
2329 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2329 UTC-You Don't Have to Walk In the Rain by The Turtles
2332 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2332 UTC-So Much In Love by The Tymes
2334 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2334 UTC-Grazing In the Grass by The Friends of Distinction & Will Ferrell
2336 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2337 UTC-Tomorrow Tomorrow by Bee Gees
2340 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2340 UTC-Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival
2343 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2343 UTC-Helplessly Hoping by Crosby, Stills & Nash
2345 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2345 UTC-My Cherie Amour by Stevie Wonder
2348 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2348 UTC-Baby I Love You by Andy Kim
2351 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2351 UTC-Yesterday When I Was Young by Roy Clark
2354 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2354 UTC-I Turned You On by The Isley Brothers
2356 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
2357 UTC-Tuff by Ace Cannon
2359 UTC-Israelites by Desmond Dekker
0001 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
0001 UTC-My Pledge of Love by Joe Jeffery Group
0004 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
0004 UTC-Wait A Million Years by The Grass Roots
0007 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
0007 UTC-Good Morning Starshine by Oliver
0010 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking, WRKO Boston jingle
0010 UTC-Love Theme from Romeo and Juliet by Henry Mancini
0013 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
0013 UTC-Little Latin Lupe Lu by The Righteous Brothers
0015 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
0015 UTC-Moody Woman by Jerry Butler
0017 UTC-WRKO jingle
0017 UTC-Love Me Tonight by Tom Jones
0021 UTC-WRKO DJ speaking
0021 UTC-Spinning Wheel by Blood, Sweat & Tears
0024 UTC-OFF
« Last Edit: February 26, 2023, 0024 UTC by Shortwave_Listener »
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WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 Feb 2023
« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2023, 2231 UTC »
WRKO Shortwave on the air with J.J. Jackson!

2230 - "Can't Take My Eyes Off You" - Frankie Vali
2233 - "Sweet Caroline" - Neil Diamond
2359 - "Israelites" - Music Makers
0013 - "Little Latin Lupe Lu" - The Righteous Brothers
0024 - Off

Great tunes! Thanks
« Last Edit: February 26, 2023, 0025 UTC by Radio Star »
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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 Feb 2023
« Reply #7 on: February 25, 2023, 2231 UTC »
2237 UTC Tuned in during "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You"-Franki Valli
2233 UTC "Sweet Caroline"-Neil Diamond
2236 UTC WRKO DJ chat, into "Good Old Rock N Roll" medley
2242 UTC "Never Comes the Day"-Moody Blues
2248 UTC "Listen to the Band"-Michael Nesmith
2251 UTC "Put A Little Love In Your Heart"-Jackie DeShannon
2253 UTC "Everybody Knows Matilda"-Duke Baxter (Classic!)
2259 UTC "Didn't We Almost Make It"-Richard Harris
2304 UTC "Remember Then"-The Earls
2307 UTC "What Does It Take to Win Your Love"-Jr Walker & All Stars
2315 UTC "Memphis"-Johnny Rivers
2321 UTC "Crystal Blue Persuasion"-Tommy James & Shondells
2324 UTC "Soul Deep"-Box Tops
2329 UTC "You Don't Have to Walk In the Rain"-Turtles
2332 UTC "So Much In Love"-Tymes
2334 UTC "Grazing In the Grass"-Hugh Masekela
2340 UTC "Bad Moon Rising"-CCR
2343 UTC "Helplessly Hoping"-Crosby, Stills, & Nash
2345 UTC "Ma Cherie Amour"-Stevie Wonder
2349 UTC "Baby I Love You"-Andy Kim
2351 UTC "Yesterday When I Was Young"-Roy Clark
2359 UTC "The Israelites"-Desmond Dekkar & the Aces
0002 UTC "My Pledge of Love"-Joe Jeffrey Group
0005 UTC "I'd Wait A Million Years"-Grassroots
0007 UTC "Good Morning Starshine"-Oliver
0014 UTC "Little Latin Lupe Lu"-?
0021 UTC "Spinning Wheel"-Blood, Sweat, & Tears
0024 UTC OFF

Thanks for yet another spin down memory lane WRKO Shortwave!
« Last Edit: February 26, 2023, 0024 UTC by Skipmuck »
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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2023, 2234 UTC »
Great signal here - 10 over S9... listened to WRKO a lot when I was a kid on my parents' clock radio.  :) :) :)
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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« Reply #9 on: February 25, 2023, 2235 UTC »
signal S9+ on the SDR in Vermont / 6936.8
22.31 song "Can't Take My Eyes Off You"
22.33 talking (a man)
22.33 song "Sweet Caroline"
22.36 talking, ID (a man)
22.36 song "Good Old Rock'n Roll"
« Last Edit: February 25, 2023, 2238 UTC by Bali_Frank »
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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« Reply #10 on: February 25, 2023, 2240 UTC »
Right at the noise level here
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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« Reply #11 on: February 25, 2023, 2251 UTC »
Hearing on here at 6.936.80 USB, from 2250. Heard brief clip of The Monkees "Listen to the Band," followed by OM DJ, then "Put A Little Love in Your Heart."

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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« Reply #12 on: February 25, 2023, 2254 UTC »
I have it with a fair signal.  Thanks for the show.. 
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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« Reply #13 on: February 25, 2023, 2303 UTC »
2302 - No Matter What Sign You Are - The Supremes            S-8

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Re: WRKO Shortwave 6937 AM 2222 UTC 25 FEB 2023
« Reply #14 on: February 25, 2023, 2308 UTC »
Faintly copyable in Colorado. Thanks for the show
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