News about free radio stations on shortwave and mediumwave, and free radio logs from Newfoundland, Canada.

Friday, 5 February 2016

Logs, Feb. 4

6210,4 . . 2120 . UNID, weak music and talk just at noise level,  I think British?
6220,0 . . 2230 . UNID, music and talk, signal just too low and too much ssb QRM for details, 13441
4026,0 . . 2325 . Laser Hot Hits, Offshore Echoes promo, pop, IDs, fair signal
tonight, 45443

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Logs, Feb. 2

6305,0 . . 2300 . UNID, Dutch music, 34442
6300,0 . . 2338 . Radio Johnny Tobacco, ID, greetings to Marco, said low power, Hawaiian style instrumental, 34442
4026,0 . . 0033 . Laser Hot Hits, Bowie “Modern Love”, 25442

Logs, Feb. 1

6270,0 . . 2130 . Radio Johnny Tobacco, dance, country, Dutch version of “Wild Man” at 2226, Hawaiian style instrumental, a familiar and unmistakable “Hello” at 2331, 34442, still going 0105, but faded to barely audible
4026,0 . . 2320 . Laser Hot Hits, ID, pop, decent signal despite some noise, 35342

Monday, 1 February 2016

Logs, Jan. 31

6802,8 . . 1935 . Pink Panther Radio, ID, email, pop, 24431
6286,3 . . 2000 . Focus?, Squeeze “Tempted”, Scorpions “Wind of Change”,  talk much lower than music, so no ID copied, 25442
3930,0 . . 2115 . Radio Batavia, ID jingle in Dutch, followed by dead air, 44433
6209,3 . . 2323 . UNID, dance music just above noise level, 24341,

Sunday, 31 January 2016

Logs Jan. 30

It was a fairly quiet night, but Technical Man had a great show with a nice music mix.

6209,9 . . 1943 . Radio Technical Man, Dutch music, ID, 25441, up to 45443 by 2007 with Ace of Base “Beautiful Life”, c/d 2120
6286,1 . . 2100 . UNID (Focus?), weak music, talk with British accent, 24441
3905,0 . . 2120 . Radio Arcadia, very weak music, was just starting to fade in, then c/d, ID via Iann’s chat
6965,0 . . 2240 . UNID, continuous Greek music, no announcements heard, 24442

Saturday, 30 January 2016

Logs, Jan 18-29

Jan. 18
6279,9 . . 2000 . Radio Johnny Tobacco (tent), Hawaiian music, old country, long breaks between songs, 45444, moved to 6275 at 2007, 44443, Irish jig at 2018, moved to 6265 briefly, then off suddenly, no ID heard
6285,0 . . 2010 . Radio Monique, 80’s pop, Bowie, Clash “London Calling”, 25441, moved to 6325 at 2034
6280,0 . . 2100 . Radio Johnny Tobacco, “I’m a Country Boy”, lots of country, ID 2127,  25442, c/d 2130

Jan. 23 - very poor conditions this evening
6280,0 . . 1930 . UNID (Johnny Tobacco?), Spanish music, country, long pauses between songs, c/d 1943, no ID heard, 25332
6380,0 . . 1945 . Lowland Radio, very weak music, ID via Iann’s chat, c/d 2003
3940,0 . . 2039 . Radio Alice, ID, country music, 25441
6305,0 . . 2118 . TRX Radio, 50’s music, fading in and out, ID via Iann’s chat, 15441, (weakest signal ever from TRX)


Jan. 29 - a busy Friday night, and decent conditions :-)
6265,0 . . 2036 . Mustang Radio, dance, ID, greetings, Europe “Rock the Night”, Scorpions “Send Me an Angel”, Abba “The Winner Takes It All”, 45444, c/d 2156
6255,1 . . 2158 . UNID, very weak music, short announcement by man in possibly a Latin language, few seconds of music, and c/d,
6285,0 . . 2235 . Little Feat Radio, music at noise level, ID popped out of the noise, signal was improving just as I had to leave the radio for supper, 25441
6989,0 . . 2343 . Radio Johnny Tobacco, “Dragonslayer”, instrumentals, ID, c/d 0007, 25442 at start up to 45443 at end (seemed to increase power)
6320,0 . . 2358 . Radio Zomerzon. “November Rain”, 23441, some utility QRM
6975,1 . . 0009 . UNID, weak music, eastern European (Greek/Balkan?), no announcements heard 24441
4026,0 . . 0054 . Laser Hot Hits, dance, ID, good signal tonight, 44443

Thanks to all the stations!



Monday, 18 January 2016

Logs, January 17

The pirate bands have been pretty quiet at night.   Winter conditions, I presume.

I did hear a few signals last night:

6802,8 . . 1940 . Pink Panther Radio, ID, “Born to Be Alive”, closing announcements, email, c/d 2003, 24331
3929,9 . . 2007 . Radio Batavia, operatic music, ID, 25341, up to 34342 by 2100 with pop
4026,0 . . 2030 . Laser Hot Hits (presumed), mellow music, signal affected by wide-band noise ute, 22341
6305,0 . . 2045 . TRX Radio, "Take This Job and Shove It", “King of the Road”, IDs, lots of classic country, 34442

Thanks for the shows!