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Author Topic: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019  (Read 431 times)

Offline refmo

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XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« on: November 01, 2019, 0104 UTC »
XFM starting up at 0104, S6 and fair copy
0106 - "Ghost Riders In The Sky" The Outlaws, S6 to S7
0111 - Redhat with ID
0121 - sounding good with "Planet Claire", signal had faded considerably for a few minutes with Tom Waits[?] but back up now.
0127 - "The Killing Moon" Echo And The Bunnymen, S6 to S7
0133 - "Possum Kingdom" Toadies
0139 - "Ava Adore" The Smashing Pumpkins
0144 - "Ghost Town" Shiny Toy Guns
0148 - "Hocus Pocus"  Focus
0154 - Redhat talking and giving shoutouts, S8 peaks
0159 - "Don't Fear The Reaper" BOC, S8 and sounding good (but it needs more cowbell)
0205 - "Darkness, Darkness" The Youngbloods [nice one!]
0208 - "Monster Hash" The Toyes      lol
0229 - signal doing well, S8 to S9, occasional light fade, "Come Into Our Room" Clinic
0238 - "Ghosts N Stuff" Deadmau5, S9 with occasional light fade, excellent audio
0243 - "Hands Around My Throat" Death In Vegas, S7 to S8
0248 - "The Raven" APP, S7 to S9 [great tune]
0254 - "Into The Void" NIN, S8 to S9+
0305 - Redhat getting ready to shut down, and gave shoutouts
0309 - "When The Levee Breaks" A Perfect Circle, S9+10

Thanks for the show!  Condx here started out a little shaky but really improved from 0200 onward.
« Last Edit: November 01, 2019, 0312 UTC by refmo »
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2019, 0106 UTC »
0105 - Barely a carrier here in west Michigan.
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2019, 0108 UTC »
Just a carrier here. I had to check for this post to know it was X-FM.
« Last Edit: November 01, 2019, 0117 UTC by MDK2 »
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2019, 0109 UTC »
nothing up here in Washington, though i've picked them up before.
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #4 on: November 01, 2019, 0109 UTC »
Weak and in the noise but still able to hear some music, occasionally.
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #5 on: November 01, 2019, 0109 UTC »
Listening via Northern Utah SDR, as it's rising at no better than noise-floor level up here at my house.

0108 UTC: "Riders in the Sky" by The Outlaws
0111 UTC: Redhat chatting with the "Halloween" theme song going in the background, reading HFU posts and giving the email address.
** stepped away from the radio **
0125 UTC: Heard Redhat chatting, an ID, then "Killing Moon" by Echo & the Bunnymen
0131 UTC: After brief chatting and ID, "Possum Kingdom" by the Toadies
0137 UTC: Redhat named the previous songs, then "Ava Adore" by the Smashing Pumpkins
0142 UTC: "Ghost Town" cover by Shiny Toy Guns. Still listening via Utah, as the signal's still nonexistent up here near Seattle.
0145 UTC: "Hocus Pocus" by Focus. A great classic!
0153 UTC: Redhat chatting and giving shoutouts (including to me!). Then read emails and chatboard fodder, including my requests, more chat, then a canned ID.
0158 UTC: "Don't Fear the Reaper" by Blue Oyster Cult. Just checked the SDR across town from me up here, and there's a trace of the signal now.
0203 UTC: Canned ID, then "Darkness, Darkness" by The Youngbloods.
0207 UTC: "Monster Hash" by The Toyes, then "The Legend of Wooley Swamp" by The Charlie Daniels Band, followed by "The Creature from the Black Lagoon" by Dave Edmunds.
0219 UTC: Redhat chatting about the previous songs, gave the phone number and email address and talked about the lousy propagation. Then played "TNT for the Brain" by Enigma and "Come into our Room" by Clinic.
0232 UTC: Redhat chatting, giving HFU shoutouts and reading posts here, then played "Ghosts 'n' Stuff" by Deadmau5. After intro by Redhat, "Hands Around My Throat" by Death in Vegas, then "The Raven" by The Alan Parsons Project.
0251 UTC: Redhat back, then played "Into the Void" by Nine Inch Nails. Just checked the local SDR again up here, and the traces of the signal aren't audible anymore. Still listening via Northern Utah.
0255 UTC: "Aenima" by Thomas V. Warren, then "Aenema" by Tool.
0304 UTC: Redhat chatting, giving shoutouts again and wrapping up the broadcast. Played "When the Levee Breaks" by A Perfect Circle.
0314 UTC: One last ID, then off. Thanks for all the music tonight, Redhat!
« Last Edit: November 01, 2019, 0315 UTC by Treehouse SWL »
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #6 on: November 01, 2019, 0110 UTC »
Decent carrier, but a lot of noise. Light pop music
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #7 on: November 01, 2019, 0111 UTC »
S5 with some noise but making the trip.  Thanks for the show!
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #8 on: November 01, 2019, 0122 UTC »
Not making it over my high static level - just an occasional burst of music

0120 - music playing
0215 - ID (signal improved - now 333)
0215 - The Creature From The Black Lagoon
0219 - recap
0220 - time  / ID / phone# / email announcements
0224 - T.N.T. For The Brain
0227 - signal now stable at an SIO=444
0228 - Come Into Our Room
0232 - Redhat recap / ID / email address
0233 - HFU comments review
0236 - Ghosts 'N' Stuff
0239 - signal still trying to improve - peaking S9 now
0241 - ID with sound effects
0243 - Hands Around My Throat

Thanks for the Halloween show Redhat! Happy Halloween
« Last Edit: November 01, 2019, 0246 UTC by aurora »
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #9 on: November 01, 2019, 0124 UTC »
Barely there with music through a high noise level here in Alberta.
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #10 on: November 01, 2019, 0127 UTC »
0127 UTC: the killing moon by echo & the bunnymen

Pretty intelligible S6 here in GA, occasionally overwhelmed by static

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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #11 on: November 01, 2019, 0137 UTC »
Possum Kingdom -Toadies @ 0136Z

Oddly better recovery in AM than SSB

Smashing Pumpkins @ 0140.
« Last Edit: November 01, 2019, 0140 UTC by Josh »
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #12 on: November 01, 2019, 0153 UTC »
0152 About an SIO 222, maybe 333.
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #13 on: November 01, 2019, 0155 UTC »
Tuned in at 0154utc, very weak, barely hear male speaking under the moderate noise,
« Last Edit: November 01, 2019, 0209 UTC by William Hassig »
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Re: XFM 4185 AM 0140 UTC 01 Nov 2019
« Reply #14 on: November 01, 2019, 0203 UTC »
Don't fear the reaper sounding great in North Central Alabama tonight!