Category Archives: Shortwave Radio

A Photo Tour of the National Capital Radio and Television Museum

On Tuesday afternoon, I made a pilgrimage the to the National Capital Radio and Television Museum in Bowie, Maryland, USA.  The museum is located in a modest and beautiful historic house on the corner of Mt. Oak and Mitchellville Roads … Continue reading

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Blinq sale: Sony ICF-SW7600GR $89.39 shipped

The online retailer, Blinq.com, has posted a number of used Sony ICF-SW7600GR radios for $89.39 US, shipped. This is an excellent price for the ‘7600GR–even used. As I’ve mentioned a number of times, the ICF-SW7600GR is one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Reception of the Shortwave Shindig

Thanks to so many of you who tweeted, commented and sent messages with live reception reports of the Shortwave Shindig! Despite a little technical difficulty with our Internet connection, which dropped the audio stream to WRMI for a few minutes, … Continue reading

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Shortwave Shindig tonight–!

David Goren’s Shortwave Shindig will once again broadcast live–in a few moments–from the Winter SWL Fest in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. Tune in at 22:00-23:00 EST tonight (that’s 03:00-04:00 UTC, February 28) on 7,570 kHz.

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Radio Canada International celebrates 70th Anniversary

SWLing Post reader, David Iurescia, reminds us that February 25th, 2015 was Radio Canada International‘s 70th anniversary. While we can no longer hear RCI on shortwave, David points out that we can listen to some of the anniversary specials (interviews … Continue reading

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Radio Taiwan Test transmission

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, David Iurescia, who relays this translated message from Radio Taiwan International: Frequency test for South America between 5 – 7 March, 2015 Looking for alternatives to transmit our programming to South America, Radio Taiwan … Continue reading

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Moshe’s listening post at the office

SWLing Post contributor, Moshe, writes: In the attached photos my Sangean receives Elliniki Radiophonia at 9420kHz at my working post. Note the amount of computers, screens and the fact that the radio sits on top of an HP printer. Still audio … Continue reading

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