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Author Topic: Damn Skippy 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020  (Read 760 times)

Offline pirateswl

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Damn Skippy 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« on: December 19, 2020, 2208 UTC »
Damn Skippy 6955 USB S5 / AM S2-S3 in NY

2206: Just tuned in and as quickly as I got to frequency the station went off
2213: Back on the air with The Wolfgangs "Cannibal Family"
2217: The Leopards "Down That Line"
2220: Switched to USB with Reckless Ones "Dead And Gone"
2224: The Distillers "Drain The Blood"
2227: SSTV
2229: The Timebomb "Shes Drunk All The Time"
« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2232 UTC by Skipmuck »
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Re: UNID 6955 AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #1 on: December 19, 2020, 2211 UTC »
Signed on at 2205 with a 50s sounding song (but I think something made more recently), unshazamable.
2207 Off
2212 Back on "Cannibal Family"
2217 "Down That Line"
2220 USB now. Quite good, SIO 555.
« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2222 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: UNID 6955 AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2020, 2213 UTC »
S6 @ 2213 with "Cannibal Family" The Wolfgangs
2217 - "Down That Line" The Leopards
2245 - up to S8 now with "She's A Big Boy" Mcbaise
Thanks for the tunes!

« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2255 UTC by refmo »
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Damn Skippy 6955 USB was AM 2212 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #3 on: December 19, 2020, 2214 UTC »
2212 UTC "Cannibal Family"-The Wolfgangs (S7 peaks with moderate fading and excellent audio)
2216 UTC Seagull sounds and a boat motor, into "Down That Line"-The Leopards
2220 UTC Same sounds with OM talking only this time in USB, into "Dead and Gone"-Reckless Ones
2224 UTC "Drain the Blood"-The Distillers



2228 UTC "She's Drunk All the Time"-Tim Timebomb
2231 UTC "Crazy Bird"-Wild Child
2235 UTC "Something In the Water"-Pokey LaFarge
2239 UTC "Do It All the Time"-I Don't Know How But They Found Me
2242 UTC "Drinking Gasoline"-The Baboons
2245 UTC "She's A Big Boy"-Mcbaise
2250 UTC "Ugo"-The Dead Pirates
2256 UTC "Hey You"-Dope Lemon
2300 UTC "Surfing the Warm Industry"-Kashmir
2305 UTC "Because I'm Me"-The Avalanches
2308 UTC "The Rifle's Spiral"-The Shins
2311 UTC "She Wants Me Dead"-Cazzette & AronChupa featuring The High
2314 UTC "Brother"-Stuck In the



2317 UTC "Me and Mr Wolf"-The Real Tuesday Weld



Thanks for the tunes Damn Skippy!
« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2326 UTC by Skipmuck »
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Re: UNID 6955 AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #4 on: December 19, 2020, 2219 UTC »
2212 Hard rock, off, on and off a couple of times, some noise (xmtr. problem?), another hard rock and off mid song 2219.

S6 when on.
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Re: UNID 6955 AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #5 on: December 19, 2020, 2221 UTC »
Excellent signal at about 2217 with some alt-rock
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Re: UNID 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #6 on: December 19, 2020, 2225 UTC »
SIO 454 into NE Indiana.  Some fading observed.

2223: Some kind of alt-rock song, started off with what sounded like sirens.
2228:  SSTV, "Damn Skippy" logo.
« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2229 UTC by caylorman »
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Re: UNID 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #7 on: December 19, 2020, 2225 UTC »
Very good signal here - S8
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Re: UNID 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #8 on: December 19, 2020, 2226 UTC »
S7 "Drain the Blood " The Distillers
" Shes drunk all the time " The Timebomb






« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2230 UTC by hsmith77 »
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Re: UNID 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #9 on: December 19, 2020, 2227 UTC »
2225 fading in with hard rock music
2227 SSTV but too weak to decode
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Re: UNID 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #10 on: December 19, 2020, 2227 UTC »
2224 Drain The Blood - Distillers. could not hear in AM
2227 SSTV
2240 Do It All The Time - I Don't Know How The Found Me.  Signal stronger, audio good.
« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2243 UTC by Chris Lobdell »
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Re: Damn Skippy 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #11 on: December 19, 2020, 2235 UTC »
2234 good audio and signal S7-8
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Re: Damn Skippy 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #12 on: December 19, 2020, 2239 UTC »
2239 Strong signal in Denver at the moment. "Do It All The Time" I Dont Know How But They Found Me
2241 random tones?
2242 "Drinking Gasoline" The Baboons
2245 "She's a Big Boy" Mcbaise
2249 "Ugo" The Dead Pirates
2255 "Hey You" Dope Lemon
2300 "Surfing the Warm Industry" Kashmir
2307 "The Rifle's Spiral" The Shins
2311 "She Wants Me Dead" Cazzette & AronChupa feat. The High
2317 couple of Skippy SSTV's sent in B&W 8 mode
2317 "Me and Mr Wolf" The Real Tuesday Weld
2322 SSTV MP175 mode


2324 seems to be QRT
« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2325 UTC by MDK2 »
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Re: Damn Skippy 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #13 on: December 19, 2020, 2241 UTC »
2240 - deep fades but S9 peaks. Great audio - 'Do It All The Time'
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Re: Damn Skippy 6955 USB from AM 2206 UTC 19 DEC 2020
« Reply #14 on: December 19, 2020, 2306 UTC »
2301- "Surfing The Warm Industry" - Kashmir
2304 - "Because I'm Me" The Avalanches
2307 - "The Rifle's Spiral" - The Shins
« Last Edit: December 19, 2020, 2355 UTC by Radio Star »
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