Category Archives: Recordings

Listening to the Nepal Emergency Amateur Radio Nets

My pal, @K7al_L3afta, recently posted the following recording of the Nepal emergency amateur radio net via Twitter: He also recorded this short segment relaying that A65DR is alive and well: @K7al_L3afta is using a PL-660 in an RFI-heavy, urban environment in Morocco. … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Radio Romania International

For your listening pleasure: one full hour of Radio Romania International‘s English language service. This recording was made on April 23 at 00:00 UTC on 9730 kHz. I used my Elad FDM-S2 software defined receiver to make this recording. As you … Continue reading

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Pirate Radio Recordings: Radio Casablanca

Thursday night at 00:00 UTC, I was pleased to hear the interval signal of one of my favorite pirate radio stations: Radio Casablanca. “Rick Blaine” fired up his AM transmitter and pumped out some amazing WWII era music on 6,940 … Continue reading

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Recording Deutsche Welle Kigali’s final broadcast and remembering its early days

Yesterday, Deutsche Welle transmitted its final broadcast from the Kigali, Rwanda relay station. Since I’ve only had moderate luck hearing the Kigali site the past few days–especially on 31 meters–I fired up the TitanSDR Pro (which is still currently under review) … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: EAM messages

Inspired by SWLing Post reader @K7al_L3afta, a few weeks ago, I monitored 15,016 kHz for US Air Force EAM (Emergency Action Messages). I’m no expert on military communications, but I did manage to catch a few messages–that I assume are EAM(?)–on the same … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Australia Bureau Of Meteorology

This morning, I re-discovered a recording I made in the early morning hours of January 25, 2015 on 6,230 kHz SSB: the Australian Bureau of Meteorology’s marine weather radio service. This was actually a new station for me and, no doubt, … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Radio Bahrain

Yesterday, my buddy Dan Robinson posted a tip on the Extreme Shortwave Listening Facebook page that Radio Bahrain was audible in the Eastern USA (note his video below). I quickly tuned to 9745 kHz and, sure enough–though weak–the Radio Bahrain … Continue reading

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