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by Lex
Fri Aug 07, 2015 5:50 pm
Forum: The QSL Gallery
Topic: TCS "Bubblegum Express" eQSL for 7 AUG 2015
Replies: 0
Views: 218

TCS "Bubblegum Express" eQSL for 7 AUG 2015

Received confirmation for "Bubblegum Express" show, Aug 7, 2015, right after the broadcast. I checked the package, no bubblegum inside.
by Lex
Fri Aug 07, 2015 5:46 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: The Crystal Ship 6875 USB 7 AUG 2015 0205 UTC
Replies: 1
Views: 786

The Crystal Ship 6875 USB 7 AUG 2015 0205 UTC

Unid 6875 USB 7 AUG 2015 0205 UTC TCS Shortwave Relay Network, "Bubblegum Express" show Just barely audible, but improving.  Some version of Let the Sunshine In, Live for Today, San Francisco.  Groovy. 0214z: Turn on, tune in, drop out, TCS Shortwave Network ID. 0215z: Itchy Kitschy Poo Park, Small ...
by Lex
Fri Aug 07, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: XLR8 6925 USB 0240-0525 UTC 6 Aug 2015
Replies: 0
Views: 236

XLR8 6925 USB 0240-0525 UTC 6 Aug 2015

Some instrumental jazz fusion stuff, followed by salsa.  Signal getting a bit stronger.  No ID yet. 0251z: Fred Astaire "The Carioca" 0300z: Don't need Shazam for this one, Curtis Mayfield "Freddy's Dead" from SUPERFLY! 0314z: Sonic Youth "Kool Thing". 0315z: Cream "Politician" 0319z: Had to Shazam ...
by Lex
Sun Jul 05, 2015 11:54 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: The Crystal Ship 6876 AM at 0148 UTC, 7/6/15
Replies: 1
Views: 648

Re: The Crystal Ship 6876 AM at 0148 UTC, 7/6/15

Rough conditions tonight, very fadey and crashy (confirmed by hamsters on the 75/80m and 40m bands tonight, from Texas to the East Coast). Listening intermittently while dialing around between 0200z-0330z, heard TCS relay network IDs along with 1980s music: Gary Numan "Cars", The Fixx "Stand or Fall...
by Lex
Sat Jul 04, 2015 1:17 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: TCS Relay Network 6876 AM 0424 UTC JULY 4, 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 650

Re: TCS Relay Network 6876 AM 0424 UTC JULY 4, 2015

6876 AM, 7/4/15, approx 0430z-0505z Listening outdoors with portable, not taking notes. Hearing TCS relay, various marches, Battle of New Orleans. Not strong, quite a bit of fading, but hardly any QRN or RFI outdoors tonight so it's audible. Switched from Magnavox D2935 portable to Sony ICF-2010 for...
by Lex
Sat Jul 04, 2015 1:16 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: Unid, presumed OTR, 6770 AM 7/4/15
Replies: 0
Views: 456

Unid, presumed OTR, 6770 AM 7/4/15

7/4/15, 0500z approx 6770 AM Signal faint but peaked just enough around 0505z to copy a bit of a radio drama with man and woman talking verrry concerned, something "19 years old on a motorcycle". Faded out again before I could identify anything. Outdoors with Sony ICF-2010 in AM sync mode. Just the ...
by Lex
Sat Jul 04, 2015 1:14 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: Wolverine Radio 6935 USB at 0210 UTC, 7/4/15
Replies: 1
Views: 491

Re: Wolverine Radio 6935 USB at 0210 UTC, 7/4/15

7/4/15, 0218z, 6935 USB 0218z: "My Special Angel", just above noise at the moment, enough to copy familiar songs. 0228z: "Pretty Little Angel Eyes", still just barely above local noise. 0230z: Wolverine Radio ID 0232z: Hendrix "Angel" 0244z: "Angel From Montgomery" 0247z: "(The Angels Wanna Wear My)...
by Lex
Sat Jul 04, 2015 1:13 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: KHAQQ and NRUI 6925 USB 0100 UTC 4Jul15
Replies: 1
Views: 218

Re: KHAQQ and NRUI 6925 USB 0100 UTC 4Jul15

7/4/15, 0100z, 6925 USB Same heard here. I think I've heard this every summer since 2007 or 2008, usually with a pretty good signal even to an indoor portable here in N. Central Texas. Some years the program has also been accompanied by jazzy period music. 0112z: The annual Amelia Earhart "Hello, It...
by Lex
Sat Jul 04, 2015 1:11 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: The Crystal Ship 6876 AM at 0030 UTC, 7/3/15
Replies: 3
Views: 811

Re: The Crystal Ship 6876 AM at 0030 UTC, 7/3/15

Only caught the tail end of the show, outdoors with Sony ICF-2010 on whip in AM sync mode:
6876 AM
7/3/15, 0250-0252z
Bananarama "Cruel Summer", off after voice announcement that was buried under summer static crash.
SINPO=34333, pretty decent signal, duking it out with usual summer noise.
by Lex
Thu Jun 25, 2015 12:56 pm
Forum: The QSL Gallery
Topic: TCS Rock 'n' Roll Art Show QSL 6/15/15
Replies: 0
Views: 215

TCS Rock 'n' Roll Art Show QSL 6/15/15

Finally getting caught up on my email and found this, courtesy of The Crystal Ship for the 6/15/15 relay show. Thanky kindly, sir!
by Lex
Mon Jun 15, 2015 5:09 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: TCS Relay Network 6876 AM 0039 UTC JUNE 15, 2015
Replies: 2
Views: 888

Re: TCS Relay Network 6876 AM 0039 UTC JUNE 15, 2015

6/15/15 0125-0136z 6876 AM King Crimson - In the Court of the Crimson King Yes - Roundabout The Crystal Ship Relay Network ID Pink Floyd - Time SINPO=24342 before 0136z Just audible outdoors with portable, just enough to copy familiar music and station ID. Propagation seemed fairly steady. Wiped out...
by Lex
Mon Jun 08, 2015 2:40 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: WRR Whiskey Redneck Radio 6933.3 USB 6/8/15 0340z-0420z
Replies: 0
Views: 437

WRR Whiskey Redneck Radio 6933.3 USB 6/8/15 0340z-0420z

First time I've heard this station, but I haven't done much SWLing the past couple of years. Listening via portable in back yard, not taking notes, so times approximate: WRR - Whiskey Redneck Radio 6933.3 USB 0340z-0420z ZZ Top "Arrested For Driving While Blind" Jimmy Buffett "Cheeseburger in Paradi...
by Lex
Mon Jun 08, 2015 2:39 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: XLR-8 6950usb 0232UTC 6/8/15
Replies: 1
Views: 606

Re: XLR-8 6950usb 0232UTC 6/8/15

Didn't hear any music, but heard XLR8 IDs around 0345z and 0405z on 6950 USB. I was dialing around the band and might have missed some music or programming between IDs, but there were long pauses after the IDs. Seemed like a good signal.
by Lex
Sun Sep 08, 2013 10:58 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: PIR (Partial India Radio) 6950 USB 9/9/13, 0300z
Replies: 1
Views: 328

PIR (Partial India Radio) 6950 USB 9/9/13, 0300z

A first for me, I missed the original run of Partial India Radio a few years ago. 9/9/13, 6950 USB, 0300z: Chatter between two fellows, Partial India Radio ID. Poem about Kulpsville. Chatter with Sanjay about cows, with animal sound effects. Can't quite copy all due to local RFI and fades. 0314z: "B...
by Lex
Sun Sep 08, 2013 10:55 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: Red Mercury Labs 6930 USB 9/9/13 0330z
Replies: 2
Views: 326

Red Mercury Labs 6930 USB 9/9/13 0330z

I tuned in around 0330z on 6930 USB: Durp Peeple "Highway Star" 0349z: RML anncr chatter, shout out to moi (thanky kindly, sir), checking HFU, Free Radio Cafe forums for logs. Shout out to "Bender, in the great state of Arizona. Haven't heard from you for awhile." (Ditto, hope Bender is doing okay.)...
by Lex
Sun Sep 08, 2013 9:04 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: TCS Relay Network 6950.7 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 361

TCS Relay Network 6950.7 AM

9/9/13, 6950.6 AM Jussst sneaking through the mud here, via home tuner with indoor antenna... 0130z, approx: Jane's Addiction "Been Caught Stealing", Steely Dan "Do it Again" Switched to remote tuner: 0153z: Clear TCS Relay Network ID (something about "unchained"?, garbled by local RFI wherever this...
by Lex
Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:57 am
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: Radio True North 6945 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 331

Re: Radio True North 6945 AM

Listening for awhile outdoors with Sony 2010 in AM sync, rough conditions due to local RFI but occasionally able to copy RTN IDs and some music. Good via Western US remote tuners. 0653z - "Wrap It Up" Fab T-birds.
0710z: Cameo "Word Up"
by Lex
Sat Aug 17, 2013 9:16 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: Undercover Radio on 6925 USB at 0115utc, 6/18/13
Replies: 2
Views: 307

Re: Undercover Radio on 6925 USB at 0115utc, 6/18/13

Undercover Radio
8/18/13, 0130z, 6925 USB: Dr. Benway monologue, sounds like reprise of his anniversary show, anecdotes about his first transmitter, challenges of rigging up antenna at apartment building.

Very good signal to portable outdoors through heavy local RFI.
by Lex
Sat Aug 17, 2013 9:15 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: Wolverine Radio, 6945 USB, 8/18/13 *0115-
Replies: 2
Views: 375

Re: Wolverine Radio, 6945 USB, 8/18/13 *0115-

Wolverine Radio 8/18/13, 0135z, 6945 USB: Buffalo Springfield "Rock and Roll Woman", Wolverine Radio ID Outdoors with portable, good signal through heavy local RFI. 0210z: Stones "It's Only Rock 'n' Roll", Little Feat "Rock and Roll Doctor", Bad Company "Rock and Roll Fantasy", Ian Drury "Sex and Dr...
by Lex
Sat Aug 03, 2013 11:13 pm
Forum: Pirate Radio Station Loggings - North America
Topic: Radio Echo One, 6925 AM 8/4/13, 0405z
Replies: 0
Views: 333

Radio Echo One, 6925 AM 8/4/13, 0405z

Radio Echo One, 6925 AM 8/4/13, 0405z: Radio Echo One IDs, Survivor "Burning Heart", Randy Newman "You Can Leave Your Hat On", theme song from "Firefly" 0425z: Cartman singing "Kyle's mom is a big fat bitch" song. 0426z: Radio Echo One IDs with gmail address. 0427z: "Dancing In The Streets" Rough co...