Tag Archives: What’s On Shortwave

Nothing on shortwave? I still disagree.

One of the most popular posts on the SWLing Post is one published nearly two years ago: “Is there anything to listen to on shortwave?“ In that article, I posted recordings made on the 31 meter band of eight different … Continue reading

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VOA Radiogram includes EasyPal comparison this weekend

(Source: VOA Radiogram) During the weekend of 29-30 June 2013, VOA Radiogram will continue experiments with the EasyPal digital image software. EasyPal will be transmitted in both its 4-QAM and 16-QAM settings to see if the former can be decoded … Continue reading

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Is there anything to listen to on shortwave?

I am asked this question, or a variation of it, almost every week: “I’ve been thinking about buying a shortwave radio, but have heard that shortwave is dying out. Is there actually anything to listen to on shortwave? Should I … Continue reading

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A little more Saturday Night Country via Radio Australia

I’ve mentioned before how much I love this show–you don’t even need to be a fan of country music to have a true appreciation for it. Saturday Night Country should be on your shortwave listening schedule. If you live in … Continue reading

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Radio Australia’s Saturday Night Country is a part of my Saturday morning

Even though it’s well over 9,800 miles (15,800 kilometers) and many time zones from where I live, I listen to Radio Australia’s Shepparton broadcast site perhaps more than any other on the shortwave bands. For decades, it has beamed a broad and … Continue reading

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