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Author Topic: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014  (Read 1943 times)

Offline ChrisSmolinski

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XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« on: April 01, 2014, 0001 UTC »
Just signed on, I missed the ID, but I suspect XEROX Radio Duplicado.
Yes, ID at 0002z.
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Re: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2014, 0003 UTC »
0000 Hearing an IS of sorts?
0002 OM w/ID, repeated several times, and it did sound like Duplicado
0014 Some Neo-Huaynos
0020 off

S7 on peaks in very heavy storm noise
Thanks XEROX!
« Last Edit: April 01, 2014, 0022 UTC by jFarley »
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Re: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« Reply #2 on: April 01, 2014, 0004 UTC »
0001z XEROX Radio Duplicado ID, S9 in New Hampshire
0003z Contact via Belfast mail drop or xeroxduplicado@gmail.com
0004z "It will be good to the end when the Gates of Zion are closed"
0006z John Holt - Queen of the Ghetto
0011z ID into Greek (no Peruvian, thanks Bart) instrumental (Kingdom of the Sun - Toccto Pachhape)
0014z Kingdom of the Sun - Flute Solo from Apurimac
0018z ID by Host Bart Sambo  "We hope you have enjoyed this April Fool's broadcast"
0021z Off, Thanks Bart...
« Last Edit: April 01, 2014, 0031 UTC by DimBulb »
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Re: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« Reply #3 on: April 01, 2014, 0008 UTC »
steady s9+5 here into Maryland 6949.08

0003z - Belfast mail drop and email xeroxduplicado@gmail.com - male announcer with deep voice.
0004z - song
0006z - announcer spoke into song (Reggae)
0011z - male announcer top performer number (22?).  Yellow man Number (30?). I think I heard a mention of the Commodores.
0012z - ID started out as "You are listening to XEROX Radio Duplicado ..."
0012:30-Song - instrumental Latin sounding.
0015z- pipe music
0018z- Mail drop, email address and identification.
0019z- song.
0021z-Carrier off
Just listened to my recording.  The host was Bart Sambo.

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« Last Edit: April 01, 2014, 0101 UTC by philcobill »
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Re: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« Reply #4 on: April 01, 2014, 0009 UTC »
S5 here at 0006 UTC with Reggae tune-man singer. Sounded like someone was talking over the song...something about getting married?
0011 UTC Jamaican accented announcer giving time and talking about some music countdown
0012 UTC ID by deeper voice announcer-"X-E-R-O-X...Radio Duplicado" repeated twice, then once more as "You are listening to X-E-R-O-X...Radio Duplicado, into flute music.
0018 UTC Man announcer giving Belfast mail drop and email address along with ID, then off at 0021.
{Thanks for the show Mr. Bart Sambo! And a Happy April 1st to you!}
« Last Edit: April 01, 2014, 0034 UTC by Skipmuck »
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Re: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« Reply #5 on: April 01, 2014, 0011 UTC »
S3 here with "Queen of the Ghetto " John Holt
Id XEROX at 0012
 Believe this is a April 1st tradition ?
« Last Edit: April 01, 2014, 0016 UTC by hsmith61 »
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Re: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« Reply #6 on: April 01, 2014, 0014 UTC »
Our email is xeroxduplicado@gmail.com. We welcome your reports and will reply with a full data eQSL.
73's from Bart Sambo, XEROX, your April Fool's Day Pirate!

No DB, Peruvian folk tune.

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Re: XEROX Radio Duplicado 6949 AM 0000 UTC 1 Apr 2014
« Reply #7 on: April 01, 2014, 0020 UTC »
Great signal here with S9. Heard ID and gmail addres at 0019z. Into more South American type music. Good stuff. Thanks for the show.

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