Category Archives: Pirate Radio

Pirate Radio Recordings: Wolverine Radio

For your listening pleasure: 1 hour and 17 minutes of pirate radio station, Wolverine Radio–recorded Sunday, January 19, 2014 starting around 1:40 UTC. Wolverine was broadcasting on 6,94o kHz in the upper side band. Typical of Wolverine, lots of music variety which … Continue reading

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Pirate Radio Recordings: UNID (percussion)

On New Year’s Eve (December 31, 2013), while band scanning, I tuned to 6,955 kHz around 22:15 UTC, and  heard a relatively strong pirate station. For at least 51 minutes, this unidentified pirate played various percussion music, much of which … Continue reading

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Just arrived! The 2013 Pirate Radio Annual

Happiness is finding the new 2013 Pirate Radio Annual in your mailbox! If you love pirate radio, or simply want to learn more about it, the Pirate Radio Annual is a must read! Find out how to get your own … Continue reading

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Pirate Radio Recordings: Radio Free Whatever, Pearl Harbor Tribute

For your listening pleasure: one hour, seven minutes of the pirate radio station, Radio Free Whatever. I recorded this broadcast on December 15 2013, starting around 2:40 UTC, on 6,925 kHz AM. This broadcast was a tribute to WWII and Pearl Harbor … Continue reading

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Pirate Radio Recordings: Channel Z (chasing pirates in a pickup truck)

On the afternoon of November 29th, while traveling during the Thanksgiving holiday,  I took my wife to an art supply store who was having a “Black Friday” sale. While she was inside shopping,  I sat in my truck and remembered that … Continue reading

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Pirate Radio Recordings: JFK Shortwave

Yesterday marked the 50th anniversary of the assassination of US President, John F. Kennedy. Last night, I tuned in and recorded the pirate radio station, JFK Shortwave: a tribute broadcast inspired by the late President Kennedy, filled with an array of … Continue reading

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Halloween was a very active night for pirate radio

You might remember my post from last week saying that Halloween is a pirate radio holiday? Chris Smolinski from the HF Underground has crunched some numbers from North American pirate radio loggings on Halloween. The number of pirates (and his chart with times … Continue reading

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