Category Archives: Broadcasters

Bill solves the CRI echo mystery

A few days ago, I posted an article about Bill Meara (producer of the SolderSmoke Podcast) who was hearing audio echoes on his home brew regenerative receiver. Bill has now solved this mystery (hint: it’s all about the receiver): http://soldersmoke.blogspot.com/2014/09/radio-china-international-echo-mystery.html

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WRTH 2015 to ship in December

Sean Gilbert, WRTH International Editor, just posted the following information on the WRTH Facebook group: “WRTH 2015 will be published, as usual, in early December. This will be the 69th Annual edition! Even though both International and Domestic SW is declining … Continue reading

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BBC World Service launches Ebola radio network

(Source: BBC Media Centre) The BBC World Service is launching special Ebola broadcasts for West Africa, starting today (Monday 22 September). Each evening shortwave transmissions to the region will be increased. There will be a round-up of news, concentrating on … Continue reading

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WRMI begins relay of Radio Ukraine International

(Source: WRMI via Keith Perron) NEWS RELEASE September 23, 2014 WRMI to begin Relay of Radio Ukraine International Shortwave station WRMI in Okeechobee, Florida will begin a daily relay transmission of the English-language program of Radio Ukraine International on Thursday, … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Radio Argentina Exterior

For your listening pleasure: the English language service of Radio Argentina Exterior–recorded on September 20, 2014 at 01:56 UTC on 11,711 kHz. RAE is one of the more casual broadcasters on the air; I enjoy listening to their music selection and … Continue reading

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All-Ireland GAA Final on shortwave

As I publish this post, I’m listening to the GAA All Ireland Football Final (Kerry v Donegal) on RTE 17495 kHz. If you’d like to hear the end of the match (hurry!–only a few minutes left), use the schedule below: … Continue reading

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REE: Interview with Javier Sanchez, Head of Spectrum Strategy

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, Ed, who has kindly downloaded and processed this Radio Exterior de España interview with Javier Sanchez, the Head of European Spectrum Strategy and Research and Development for REE. The interview covers REE’s spectrum strategy … Continue reading

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