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Author Topic: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2336 UTC 8 Apr 2017  (Read 3709 times)

Offline ChrisSmolinski

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Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2336 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« on: April 08, 2017, 2348 UTC »
Some parody news item, then into Elton John. SIO 555.
Back on 6936 at 2350.
ID at 2351. I've not heard Radio Free Mars in a while, good to hear them again!
« Last Edit: April 09, 2017, 1519 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: UNID 6850 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2017, 2350 UTC »
Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM S5-S9 in NY

2349: Elton John "Bennie And The Jets"
2350: Off the air on 6950
2351: On the air 6936
2352: Radio Free Mars I.D. into Elton John "Rocket Man" (KDME Remix)
2355: Another I.D. broke into the song
2359: Another I.D. into Elton John "Bennie And The Jets"
0004: Elton John "I'm Still Standing"
0007: Dance track
0009: Another I.D. and then OM called himself Mr. Martian
0012: Another "Rocket Man" remix
0018: David Bowie "Space Oddity"
0025: Los Lonely Boys "Heaven"
0026: I.D. over the song
0028: I.D. over the song
0029: Another I.D. and Mr. Martian talking
0030: Off the air

Video clip of broadcast: https://youtu.be/lfm6-xj4aW0
« Last Edit: April 09, 2017, 1407 UTC by PirateSWL »
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2017, 2353 UTC »
S7

2352 Some thumping music, OM with a few words. Good audio!
2353 Mix of Rocket Man, I'm not sure if a remix or just an a lot of bass! Signal down S3.
0005 OM with some commentary into music. Audio seems a little overdriven maybe, some noise and fade.
0015 Music playing, some type of electronica with lots of bass, Major Tom mix I guess, Rocket Man in there to.
0026 ID Radio Free Mars over music. Sounding good, S9 w/slight fade.
0029 ID, OM talking then lost signal suddenly.
« Last Edit: April 09, 2017, 0031 UTC by flexoman61 »
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6936 AM 2352 UTC 8 April 2017
« Reply #3 on: April 08, 2017, 2354 UTC »
2352 UTC Unid electronic music at S5 peaks here on 6936 khz
2353 UTC Different electronic music
2355 UTC I switched from USB to AM and solid S5 here with "Rocket Man"-Elton John  :) Seems to be some kind of remix
2357 UTC OM with "Radio Free Mars....." ID during song
2359 UTC "Bennie and the Jets"-Elton John
0000 UTC Some kind of news report with OM and YL announcers, then song continued
0002 UTC OM with "A Mockingbird was heard imitating a car alarm"  :D , then Bennie continued
0004 UTC "I'm Still Standing"-Elton John intro to another faux news report mentioning Homeland Security, then song continued
0008 UTC UNID percussion electronica music....OM at 0009 UTC then back to the music with bits of Rocket Man in the mix
0011 UTC OM talking again with mention of "Radio Free Mars", then back to the Rocket Man electronica mix
0012 UTC YL and OM with faux news report (Signal is starting to fade now)...mention of Time Magazine..."getting people to help"
0014 UTC "Space Oddity"/"Rocket Man electronica mix (Really cool sounding!  8))
0021 UTC News report..."trouble finding unbiased jurors....". then Space Oddity mix continued
0024 UTC News report...."young people who use drugs are most likely to be sexually active...teens smoking and drinking at parties"
0025 UTC "Heaven"-Los Lonely Boys (OM said something during the song)
0029 UTC OM talking but tough copy
0030 UTC Faded out or OFF

Great to hear you again Mr. Martian! Thanks for the Saturday evening entertainment!  :)
« Last Edit: December 28, 2017, 1433 UTC by Skipmuck »
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #4 on: April 08, 2017, 2355 UTC »
2354z "Rocket Man" Elton John
0001z "Benny & the Jets" EJ
0005z "I'm Still Standing" EJ

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« Last Edit: April 09, 2017, 0006 UTC by Rafman »
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #5 on: April 08, 2017, 2357 UTC »
S5 Id "Rocket Man"
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #6 on: April 08, 2017, 2359 UTC »
just tuned in now playing ROcket man by Elton John
signal is a little weak but readable
si0 would be 343 at this point

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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #7 on: April 09, 2017, 0001 UTC »
0000- "Benny and The Jets" Elton John  S5-6
0001- parody skit with OM
0004- "I'm Still Standing" Elton John then OM with news report mentioning Homeland Security
0005- back to Elton John tune
0008- music with a dance beat then OM talking over the music
0012- YL talking with mention of "the second coming" and "this weeks Time magazine"
0014- dance remix music of "Space Oddity" and "Rocket Man"
0021- OM with news report about a man stabbing the members of his murder trial jury
0022- back to "Space Oddity"/"Rocket Man" remix
0025- news report about being teens being sexually active
0026- "Heaven" Los Lonely Boys per Shazam and OM with Radio Free Mars ID over the music
0027- OM with another Radio Free Mars ID
0029- OM with ID then off.

 Thanks for the broadcast!  :) First time hearing Radio Free Mars (I think).
« Last Edit: April 09, 2017, 0030 UTC by JoeFLIPS »

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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #8 on: April 09, 2017, 0004 UTC »
S5 into bama.  First time I've heard this station.  Thanks for the tunes!
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #9 on: April 09, 2017, 0017 UTC »
A first for me also. Not very strong, S3 to S4, about even with the noise. Some QSB.
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #10 on: April 09, 2017, 0029 UTC »
Hearing this station at this moment 01:25UTC with a fairly decent signal sounds like a dee jay on the spot report! Signal strength at 10 over 9 but there is some static on this frequency!
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #11 on: April 09, 2017, 0030 UTC »
00.24 UTC OM talking, a kind of newsflash, drugs, smoking, parties mentioned
00.25 UTC Los Lonely Boys - Heaven
00.29 UTC station ID, talk, sign off unfortunately :-(
00.31 UTC carrier on again somehow

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« Last Edit: April 09, 2017, 0031 UTC by RainBrandy »
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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #12 on: April 09, 2017, 0034 UTC »
Began at 555 then slowly went down hill to 423

0015 - Rocket Man/Space Oddity mix
0024 - "study of substance abuse"
0025 - Heaven (Los Lonely Boys)
0025 - digital QRM
0028 - fading on signal <S9
0029 - ID, Mr. Martian saying..."Radio Free Mars" several times
0030 - off air

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Re: Radio Free Mars 6850 then 6936 AM 2348 UTC 8 Apr 2017
« Reply #13 on: April 09, 2017, 1251 UTC »
Weak to fair signal at times in an SDR Recording.

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