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Author Topic: Pirate Radio Boston 6950Am 1201 1/1/14  (Read 1608 times)

Offline hsmith77

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Pirate Radio Boston 6950Am 1201 1/1/14
« on: January 01, 2014, 1210 UTC »
S7  with Leonard Cohen "Hallelujah 21st Aniv show
"Your Breaking my Heart " Harry Nilsson at 1228  Freq closer to 6940
« Last Edit: January 01, 2014, 1231 UTC by hsmith61 »
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Re: Pirate Radio Boston 6950Am 1201 1/1/14
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2014, 1239 UTC »
S7 here at 1239z. Off at 1255z.
Thanks, PRB.
« Last Edit: January 01, 2014, 1255 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: Pirate Radio Boston 6950Am 1201 1/1/14
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2014, 1249 UTC »
S8 but barely above local QRM. 1232Z DJ talk, reading of listener emails followed by female vocal tunes. 1246Z more DJ but noise is winning. 1248Z Pink Floyd - 'Wish You Were Here'
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Re: Pirate Radio Boston 6950Am 1201 1/1/14
« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2014, 1302 UTC »
Chris log confirms what I was hearing down in central FL. 6949 AM mode, slow vocals, male anncr. Poor sig.
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Re: Pirate Radio Boston 6950Am 1201 1/1/14
« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2014, 1636 UTC »
SDR catch. ID at 1247 UTC and then into Pink Floyd "Wish You Were Here". Huge S9+20 signal.
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Re: Pirate Radio Boston 6950Am 1201 1/1/14
« Reply #5 on: January 01, 2014, 1655 UTC »
S5 to S6 with lots of QRM on the Lower Sideband.  Leonard Cohen song @ 1210z.
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