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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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Shortwave Radio Recordings: beHAVior Night

For your listening pleasure: beHAVior Night, a shortwave radio show, relayed by WBCQ, dedicated to showcasing music from the first four decades of the 20th Century. If you’re as nostalgic as I am, you’ll love the sonic combination of early … Continue reading

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WBCQ’s “new” monitor: a Navy model REH

Check out this Navy receiver model REH, that the good folks at WBCQ The Planet have electrically restored. The REH was an “amenities” receiver used by the United States Navy in World War II for troop entertainment. WBCQ, however, has given this … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Marion’s Attic

If you’ve never heard Marion’s Attic on WBCQ, you don’t know what you’ve been missing–especially if you love early music recordings. Marion’s Attic describes the show as: “[A] unique radio program, broadcasted on WBCQ, The Planet, [7.49] MHz (Shortwave Radio) every … Continue reading

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WBCQ special broadcast of The Grateful Dead Aug 25th/26th

WBCQ The Planet is broadcasting a 1974 Grateful Dead concert on August 25th and 26th.   Broadcast schedule: Saturday, August 25th on 7,490 kHz at 10:00 PM MDT (04:00 UTC) Sunday, August 26th on 7,490 kHz  at 06:00 PM MDT … Continue reading

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How to decode WBCQ’s digital message

Last night, WBCQ’s sent a digital message about ten minutes before the end of the Allan Weiner Worldwide show. If you missed the broadcast, no worries; we recorded the show, and you can download the audio (below) to try decoding the message … Continue reading

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WBCQ 7,415 kHz will move to 7,490 kHz on October 24, 2011

(Source: WBCQ) The FCC has notified WBCQ that they must vacate 7.415 MHz no later than Monday, October 24, 2011. Effective this date the new frequency will be 7.490 MHz. The above message appears on WBCQ’s website. Short, but to … Continue reading

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