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BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« on: May 29, 2021, 0059 UTC »
00:57 UTC - BallSmacker carrier up;
00:59 UTC - Interval signal;
01:01 UTC - Broadcast begins, oops, with a "4030 AM" station ID;
01:24 UTC - Station ID, nice solid +10 signal;
02:30 UTC - SSTV, can also hear some faint talking in the background;
02:33 UTC - End of broadcast, oops, followed by the begining of broadcast "4030 AM" station ID.

Thank you for the show.




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« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0239 UTC by ~SIGINT~ »

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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2021, 0101 UTC »
0059 - Signal into NYC is S7
0100 - Free - All Right Now
0106 - The Beatles - All Together Now
0108 - Journey - Who's Crying Now
0113 - The Supremes - Love Is Here And Now You're Gone
0115 - Van Halen - Right Now
0121 - The Foundations - Baby Now That I've Found You
0124 - Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now
0127 - Pink Floyd - Not Now John
0131 - Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
0136 - Jackie DeShannon - What The World Needs Now Is Love
0139 - Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
0143 - Phoebe Snow - Poetry Man
0147 - Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
0151 - Judy Collins - Both Sides Now
0155 - Garth Brooks - Every Now And Then
0159 - Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose- Too Late To Turn Back Now
0202 - Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now?
0205 - Chicago - If You Leave Me Now
0209 - Third World - Now That We Found Love
0213 - Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - If You Don't Know Me By Now
0216 - Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now
0220 - Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
0223 - The Rolling Stones - It's All Over Now
0225 - Signal Lost


Thanks for the show!
« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0227 UTC by intellman »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2021, 0101 UTC »
SINPO=34433

101- "All Right Now" by Free.
106- "All Together Now" by The Beatles.
108- YL IDs over music.
108- "Who's Crying Now" by Journey.

122- "Baby Now That I've Found You" by The Foundations.
124- YL IDs "From some wires strung up in the trees, BSM."
124- "I Can See Clearly Now" by Johnny Nash.
« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0125 UTC by Molvania Poacher »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2021, 0102 UTC »
Wildfire Interval.
Ballsmacker Radio.
01:01 All Right Now Free.
01:06 All Together Now The Beatles featuring Lennon and McCartney.
01:08 Who's Crying Now Journey.
01:13 Love is Here The Supremes featuring Diana Ross Motown hit makers in the 1960s.
Ballsmacker Proton Mail addy given.
01:17 Right Now Van Halen Rock monsters of the 70s and 80s. The late Eddie Van Halen on Guitar
01:21 Baby Now That I Found You The Foundations.
01:24 I can see clearly now Johnny Nash.
01:27 Not Now John The Pink Floyd Fuck all that! Song sung by David Gilmour.
Gilmour hated this song. Was featured on the Floyds last album with John Waters before the breakup.
Banned on many US Radio stations for the language Lets go and get pissed!
The Ballsmacker ID
01:32 Hold Me Now Thompson Twins
01:36 What the World Needs Now Jackie DeShannon This song was also done with a soundtrack of the senseless shooting footage of the late 60s Kennedys, King etc.
01:40 Its Now or Never The King of Rock and Roll Elvis Arron Presley. A big hit for Elvis when he would do Vegas.
01:43 Poetry Man Phobe Snow
Ballsmacker.Net ID.
01:47 Nothing is Gonna Stop us Now The Jefferson Starship formerly The Airplane featuring Grace Slick. The Airplane did Woodstock. Part of the Haight Ashbury scene of San Francisco
01:52 Both Sides Now Judy Collins Folk music Queen.
Ballsmacker Radio ID.
01:55 Every Now and Then Garth Brooks.
01:59 It's to late to turn back Now Corneilius Brothers and Sister Rose
Ballsmacker Radio ID.
02:02 Who Could it Be Now Men at Work 80s New Wave.
02:05 If you leave Me Now Chicago...formerly The Chicago Transit Authority One of the tightest horn sections in Rock music. Featuring the voice of Peter Creteria
Ballsmacker Proton Addy given.
02:10 Now that we Found  Love Third World.
02:13 If you don't Love me by now Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes.
Ballsmacker ID.
02:17 I think were are in love Now Tiffany.
02:20 (Took a look at me Now) Against all Odds Phil Collins Formerly with Genesis.
02:24 It's all over now The Rolling Stones featuring Jagger and Richards and the late Brian Jones The greatest Band in Rock and Roll it is said!
02:27 Don't Stop Me Now Queen Glam rockers of the 70s, 80s 90s.
Featuring the late Freddie Mercury.

How about Even Now? Barry Manilow
Something from Eltons Now and Then Album?
SSTV Image.
Thats all! Wildfire Interval.
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« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0232 UTC by KMD3HR »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #4 on: May 29, 2021, 0102 UTC »
signal S8+- on the SDR in Elida, Ohio
00.58 piano
01.00 ID
01.00 song "All Right Now"
01.06 song "All Together Now"
01.08 ID
01.08 song "Who's Crying Now"
01.13 song "Love is Here and Now You're Gone"

« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0114 UTC by Bali_Frank »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #5 on: May 29, 2021, 0103 UTC »
SINPO:45444  S9
0100 - "All Right Now" - Free
0106 - "All Together Now" - Beatles
0108 - "Who's Crying Now" - Journey
0113 - "Love Is Here And Now You're Gone" - The Supremes
0116 – YL w/ID, email addy & reception Report info
0117 – “Right Now” – Van Halen
« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0119 UTC by Radio Star »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #6 on: May 29, 2021, 0104 UTC »
0101 S 3-6 Audio in and out at the moment.
0101 "alright now baby" by Free
Happy to hear this with the poor propagation tonight
0107 all together now. Skip the rope- Look at Me!
0108 ID Female w/ bowling strike

0112 Amazing sig on AM via NH SDR KA1GJU
0114 Fade in good sig S8 AM on my MLA 30
0116 ID with Email addy for qsl
0140 ID followed by The King! It's Now or Never. Uh Huh! Thank You Very Much M'aam!
0148 ID Strike!!
« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0148 UTC by Paul Turkk »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #7 on: May 29, 2021, 0104 UTC »
Got here in CT with an excellent signal.  Female ID at 0100. Playing Free with All Right Now.  There is a digital signal above it.  I found the audio is better using LSB.  Thanks for the show. 
0120, Digital signal above is gone, back to synchronous AM.
« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0125 UTC by JustGreg »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #8 on: May 29, 2021, 0106 UTC »
0104:  Free "Alright Now"  Good signal into my QTH.
0106:  Beatles "All Together Now"  Still good.
0108:  Ballsmacker ID into Journey "Who's Crying Now".  Still solid, minor fades.
0110:  +10
0113:  Unid music selection. "Make life beautiful," lyrics.  Solid, minor fades.
0116:  Ballsmacker ID with email address given for reception reports.  Just above the noise.
0116:  Van Halen "Right Now".  Deep fades.
0121:  Unid music selection, just above the noise.
0124:  Jimmy Cliff "I Can See Clearly Now".  Just above the noise. 
0127:  Unid music selection, still just above the noise.
0129:  S/9
0130:  +10
0131:  +10
0132:  Ballsmacker ID into Thompson Twins "Hold Me Now".  S/9
0135:  +10
0136:  Jackie DeShannon "What The World Needs Now Is Love".  S/9 to +5 peaks.
0139:  Ballsmacker ID into unid music Elvis selection.  S/7.
0144:  Unid music selection.  S/7 to +5
0147:  Ballsmacker ID advertising new website into Starship "Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now."  S/9, solid.
« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0148 UTC by bigd »
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #9 on: May 29, 2021, 0108 UTC »
S-9 in SE NY
0106  All Together Now - The Beatles
0108  Whos Crying Now  -  Journey
0117  Right Now  -  Van Halen
0121  Baby now that I found you  - The Foundations
0124  I can see clearly now  - Johnny Nash
0127  Not Now John  - Pink Floyd
0132  Hold Me Now  -  Thompson Twins
0136  What the World needs Now  - Jackie DeShannon
0139  Its Now or Never  -  Elvis Presley
0143  Poetry Man  -  Phoebe Snow
0155  Every Now and Then  -  Garth Brooks
« Last Edit: May 29, 2021, 0156 UTC by Sarge94 »

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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #10 on: May 29, 2021, 0108 UTC »
Tuned in at 0106utc, weak signal with low noise on Barrington Hills IL sdr, songs "all right now" then "all together now", Ballsmacker ID with bowling ball sound, also weak with low noise on Dixon IL sdr, storms here at my location, at 0125utc song "I can see clearly now",     
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #11 on: May 29, 2021, 0149 UTC »
Good to hear BallSmacker R. again. Good sounding signal which is coming in at S9. Good sounding music. Thanks for the broadcast.
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #12 on: May 29, 2021, 0204 UTC »
02:02z - Decent signal with some deep fades into the noise. Liking the Men at Work song!
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #13 on: May 29, 2021, 0214 UTC »
BallSmacker has had a very good signal throughout. And that is on a noisy band tonight.
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Re: BallSmacker Radio 6960 AM 0057 UTC 29 May 2021
« Reply #14 on: May 29, 2021, 0228 UTC »
Thanks for the show Ballsmacker.
Static crashes make me happy :)
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