Tag Archives: Recordings

Shortwave Radio Recordings: Voice of America, circa 1968

Many thanks to David Firth, who is kindly sharing shortwave radio recordings he made on reel-to-reel recording equipment in the late 1960s. Firth is uncovering and digitizing these off air recordings as time allows and, thanks to his generosity, we … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Radio Station of Macedonia (VOG)

For your listening pleasure: 1 hour 29 minutes of The Radio Station of Macedonia (formerly Voice of Greece). This broadcast was recorded on January 28, 2014 around 1:50 UTC on 9,420 kHz. During much of the month of December (2013), … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: beHAVior Night

For your listening pleasure: beHAVior Night, a shortwave radio show which showcases music from the first four decades of the 20th Century. This show was recorded on Friday, January 17, 2014–last week. You can catch beHAVior Friday afternoon/evening at 17:00 EST/22:00 UTC … Continue reading

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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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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Radio Romania International

For your listening enjoyment:  Radio Romania International‘s English language service. This RRI broadcast was recorded on January 4, 2013 starting a little before 01:00 UTC on 7,325 kHz. It begins with a few seconds of RRI’s interval signal. Be sure … 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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Listening Rewind: Radio Australia rings in the millennium

Yesterday–New Year’s Eve, 2014–I spent some time listening to a few broadcasters as the new year passed through their time zones. While I missed hearing Radio New Zealand International (the first to welcome the New Year on the air), I … Continue reading

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