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Numbers Stations in the news

There have been a lot of numbers in the news lately. Earlier this week, David Goren’s numbers station radio documentary was featured on the ABC Radio National show, Sounds Like Radio. Click here to listen. This morning, I also noticed this excellent BBC News Magazine piece … Continue reading

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David Goren’s numbers station piece featured on 99% Invisible

We’ve mentioned “Shortwaveologist” David Goren on the SWLing Post multiple times. David is a talented radio producer who also happens to be a life-long avid shortwave radio listener. One of David’s productions, Atencion! Seis Siete Tres Siete Cero: The Mystery of … Continue reading

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Pavel’s 70s era recording of a German numbers station

I read this account Pavel posted on the Spooks reflector and asked if he would share his story on the SWLing Post.  He kindly agreed. Pavel writes: “Inspired by a recent thread about a vintage number station, I searched my old … Continue reading

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Cuban Numbers Station HM01: serving up a little confusion

On occasion, I hear the Cuban numbers station HM01 on 5,855 kHz on weekday mornings. It seems that many of the mornings as I listen, I hear HM01 making mistakes or at least experiencing “technical difficulties” (click here for a … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Listen to Cuban Spy Numbers Station HM01

Numbers stations have always been a dark oddity that pop up from time-to-time in the course of shortwave radio listening. There is unquestionably an air of mystery and intrigue which surrounds them. With the release of the movie The Numbers Station, … Continue reading

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