Category Archives: What’s On Shortwave

Revised B14 Radio Australia schedule

I just received the revised B14 RA schedule (above–click to enlarge) which shows the reduction of broadcasts this year. The Brandon, QLD transmission facility has been closed and Radio Australia has also moth-balled the newest Continental transmitters at Shepparton. For comparison … Continue reading

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Test Transmissions from Radio Revival Sweden, Thursday, January 22

Many thanks to Jonathan Marks for sharing this release from Radio Revival Sweden: Dear Listeners, Radio Revival Sweden will be testing on Thursday, January 22 as follows: 6035 kHz AM 5 kW 1200 – 1500 UTC 9815 kHz A3H 10 … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Special Radio Netherlands broadcast via WRMI

Last week, I received a message from Peter De Groot, who announced a special broadcast of Radio Netherlands Worldwide (RNW). RNW has been off the air for more than 2.5 years, so we can assume this was not sponsored by RNW. … Continue reading

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Orchestral music on shortwave?

SWLing Post reader, Eric (w4OTN/3), asks: Years ago I loved tuning in Radio Bulgaria and listening to their orchestra play. The ether would deliver the beautiful music to my ears with some fading at times but I loved listening to … Continue reading

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Special Radio Netherlands broadcasts starting January 17 and 18, 2015

Peter De Groot writes: A series of special Radio Netherlands broadcasts will begin on January 17th and 18th, 2015.  Presenters will be John van den Steen, Jerry Cowan and Tim Thomasson. See frequencies and times below: 0100 to 0200 UTC … Continue reading

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List of Private US Shortwave Stations since 1962

Many thanks to Swedish DXer and SWLing Post reader, Lennart Weirell, who writes: “Late last year I compiled a list of private shortwave stations in USA from 1962 and a graph over the stations from 1982, when the increase of … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Helliniki Radiophonia

It’s been a while now since 9,420 kHz–a former Voice of Greece frequency–should have gone off the air.  Fortunately, it has not. The station is no longer referred to as the Voice of Greece; it’s now a relay of ERT Open, … Continue reading

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