Category Archives: What’s On Shortwave

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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Christian’s reception of Radio Nacional Arcángel San Gabriel

On Wednesday, I received the following tweet from SWLing Post reader, Christian Diemoz, in Italy: 16th Sep at 19.32z: one of my best receptions of #LRA36, Radio Nacional Arcangel San Gabriel. https://t.co/buSYs2ooMB @SWLingDotCom #hamr — Christian Diemoz (@Chris_Diemoz) September 17, … Continue reading

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Song of India: shortwave broadcast added

I’ve just learned from Keith Perron that the first broadcast of Song of India will be relayed via WRMI. Here are the details: Target: Canada and the US Frequency: 7,570 kHz Time: October 4, 2014, 8:00 to 10:00 pm EDT … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation

For your listening pleasure: forty three minutes of the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation, recorded on 11,905 kHz at 01:15 UTC, Sept 11, 2014. Sri Lanka BC is not an easy broadcaster to receive in eastern North America, but band conditions on the … Continue reading

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Incredible band openings tonight

After an X class solar flare that caused a serious HF radio black-out earlier today, we’ve been rewarded with superb radio conditions this evening in North America. This is, perhaps, one of the best temporary band openings I’ve experienced this … Continue reading

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