Category Archives: Interviews

Arturo Sandoval listened to VOA “every single day”

The Voice of America provided Cuban jazz trumpeter, pianist and composer, Arturo Sandoval with a source of inspiration through Jazz. In a recent interview with NPR, Sandoval stated: “We used to listen every day, every single day, [to] Voice of America. [It] was a shortwave … Continue reading

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Interview on Syntone

I’m honored that Etienne, with the French radio arts website Syntone, posted an interviewed he recently conducted with me. For those of you who speak French, you can click hear to read the full interview–and I would suggest you also bookmark … Continue reading

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The relevance of shortwave radio for UNESCO’s World Radio Day 2013

Wednesday, February 13th 2013 is World Radio Day.  UNESCO describes World Radio Day as “a day to celebrate radio as a medium; to improve international cooperation between broadcasters; and to encourage major networks and community radio alike to promote access … Continue reading

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Radio France International features Ears To Our World

Many of you know how important I consider shortwave radio to be in the third world and for those living under repressive regimes. Radio France International recently interviewed me regarding these views and my position as the founder and director … Continue reading

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The SWLing Post Podcast

Thanks to SWLing Post reader, Michael, I have set up our RSS feed for podcasts. This means that if you enjoy listening to our shortwave radio recordings, you can now easily subscribe and download all of our audio automatically. This … Continue reading

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Media Network Plus interviews RCI shortwave supporter, Senator Hugh Segal

PCJ’s Media Network Plus interviewed Senator Hugh Segal last week.  As we mentioned previously, Senator Segal made a motion that the CBC be made accountable for the unfair proportion of cuts imposed on Radio Canada International earlier this year. I found Segal’s thoughts regarding … Continue reading

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RNZ interviews RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda: Shutting off the shortwave

Radio New Zealand’s Bryan Crump, host of  Nights, interviewed RCI Action Committee spokesperson, Wojtek Gwiazda today. It’s an excellent and insightful interview. Thank you, Mike, for the tip! You can download the audio from the show here, or simply use … Continue reading

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