Monday, May 25, 2015

31 Metres. 14 Countries. 1 Hour.


PHILIPPINES
VOA via Tinang // 9.320 kHz // 54555 // 14.50 UTC Burmese programming
FEBC via Manila // 9.345 kHz // 45544 // 14.50 UTC Mandarin programming

SRI LANKA
VOA Radio Deewa via Iranawila 9.335 kHz // 35543 // 14.50 UTC Pashto programming

GUAM
KTWR // 9.355 kHz // 55545 // 14.45 UTC Korean programming

INDIA
All India Radio via Alighar // 9.380 kHz // 35543 // 14.55 UTC English programming on tourism in northern India and Bryan Adams song

UZBEKISTAN 
IBRA Radio via Tashkent // 9.390 kHz // 55555 // 15.00 Bengali programming and music

ÇHINA
China National Radio via Beijing // 9.420 kHz // 54555 // 15.05 UTC Chinese classical music
China National Radio via Baoji // 9.480 kHz // 35443 // 15.15 UTC Kham programming
China Radio International via Kunming // 9.490 kHz // 45544 // 15.15 UTC Tamil programming
China Radio International via Urumqi // 9.570 kHz // 34443 // 15.20 UTC Persian pop music
China National Radio via Lingshi // 9.630 kHz // 34432 // 15.25 UTC Kazak programming with music
PBS Quinghai via Xining // 9.850 kHz // 33443 // 15.40 UTC Tibetian traditional songs

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF KOREA 
Voice of Korea // 9.425 and 9.435 kHz // 34443 and 33443 // 15.05 UTC North Korean patriotic songs 

IRAN
Voice of Islamic Republic of Iran via Kalamabad // 9.465 kHz // 34543 // 15.10 UTc Uzbek programming

TIBET
PBS Xizang via Lhasa-Baiding // 9.590 kHz // 33433 // 15.20 UTC pop songs with Tibetan programming

SINGAPORE
BBC via Kranji // 9.650 kHz // 55555 // 15.30 UTC Nepali programming

TURKEY
Voice of Turkey // 9.765 kHz // 55545 // 16.30 UTC Persian programming with pop music

MALAYSIA
RTM Sarawak FM via Kajang // 9.835 kHz // 34543 //  15.35 UTC Malay pop tunes

PALAU
Wind From Japan (Il bon ue baram) via Medorn // 9.965 kHz // 35443 // 15.45 UTC Korean programming

HAWAII
WWVH // 10 mHz // 45444 // 15.45 UTC time announcements in English

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Gaweylon Tibetan Radio / FEBA


Gaweylon is a charitable society which exists for the promotion and development of knowledge.  Programmes highlight charitable, social and cultural aspects of life, with moral and spiritual material based on the teachings of the gospels of the Bible. A half hour programme airs daily to Bhutan, Nepal, India and Tibet. The organisation has been in operation for 25 years.

Gaweylon Tibetan Radio / FEBA, transmitting from Dhabbaya, UAE, was logged on 24 May 2015. A Tibetan language broadcast with Tibetan music and topics was heard from 12.00 till 12.30 UTC. Reception on 15.215 kHz was (SINPO) 55555 - super audio and signal strength.

HERE is how Gaweylon Tibetan Radio sounded at sign-on.

HERE is a sample of the Tibetan music heard.

Reception report was emailed and posted to Gawylon Tibetan Radio on 24 May.  A very nice email from Anil Alfred confirmed and promised QSL card and Letter of Verification on 25 April 2015.

Email:
gaweylon@gmail.com
info@gaweylon.com

Website:
gaweylon.com

Postal Address:
Gaweylon, 
P. O. Box No 286
Dehradun, GPO 248001,
Uttarakhand, India

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Premier Radio International*

Premier Radio International* in Ireland was logged on 23 May 2015. A mix of covers and original songs from a variety of artists, including "Swingin on a Star", Graham Gouldman of 10cc - " Sunburn", Blood Sweat & Tears - "The Ides of March" and Roger Whittaker - "Last Farewell", was heard from 21.00 till 21.20 UTC. Reception on 6.905 kHz was (SINPO) 24332 -- weak to fair signal with occasional fading, yet clear and audible in the Netherlands

Reception report was emailed on 23 May 2015. Jimmy at Premier Radio followed up a few hours later with an eQSL and message, stating: "Many thanks for your reception report via Twente SDR, From Ireland to Malaysia KEEP FREE RADIO ALIVE. Best 73's". Thank you, Jimmy!

Email:
premierradio@yahoo.ie

*Logged using remote SDR receiver at the University of Twente (The Netherlands)

Blueman Radio*

Blueman Radio*, transmitting from Germany, was logged on 23 May 2015. Blueman signed on at 20.00 UTC, repeating  station ID in a synthesised voice, mentioning requests for reception reports and their email address. Nineties disco and techno music followed, including Eiffel - "I'm Blue", thne "Jump Around", "Sweet My Love", "Follow Me", "You Got to Live and Learn", "You Got to Burn", more the same genre continued after 20.30 UTC. Reception on 6.242 kHz from 20.00 till 20.30 UTC was (SINPO) 55545 -- excellent signal strength and audio quality with occasional and slight fading.

Reception report was emailed on 23 May 2015, followed a few hours later with an eQSL and message Captain Blue, saying "tnx for the eRR 73s". Thank you, Captain!

Email:
bluemanradio@hotmail.de

*Logged using remote SDR receiver at the University of Twente (The Netherlands)

Log from Remote Receiver* on 23 May 2015

SDR Receiver at University of Twente
Blueman Radio* in Germany spun disco and techno music from 20.00 till 20.30 UTC. Reception on 6.242 kHz from was (SINPO) 55545. Reception report was emailed on 23 May 2015, An eQSL followed.

Top Radio* in the Netherlands announced station ID in a synthesised voice "Top Radio" between rap, disco and techno tracks from 20.30 till 20.55 UTC. Reception on 6.480 kHz was (SINPO) 34323. Reception report was emailed on 23 May 2015. 

Premier Radio* in Ireland played a mix of covers and original songs from a variety of artists, including 10cc, Blood Sweat & Tears and Roger Whittaker was heard from 21.00 till 21.20 UTC. Reception on 6.905 kHz was (SINPO) 24332. Reception report was emailed on 23 May 2015. An eQSL followed.

*Logged using remote SDR receiver at the University of Twente (The Netherlands)

Friday, May 22, 2015

Voice of Turkey

Voice of Turkey, transmitting from Emirler, was logged on 22 May 2015. This English language broadcast to Asia was heard from 16.30 till 17.25 UTC. Programmes included world and regional news, "Review of Turkish Press", an editorial on "Modern Middle East History", "Today In History", "Eco-Friendly Tips", "Question of the Month" and Turkish pop songs. The broadcast concluded with a roundup of transmission times and frequencies, followed by station interval ending at 17.25 UTC. Reception on 15.520 kHz was (SINPO) 55545 -- excellent audio quality and clarity.

Reception report was emailed on 22 May 2015.

Email:
englishdesk@trt.net.tr

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Radio Akhbar Mufriha (via Woofferton)

Radio Akhbar Mufriha, transmitting from Woofferton, UK, was logged on 19 May 2015. Evangelical religious programming in Tachelhit and Berber(?) language was observed from 21.00 till 21.35 UTC (broadcast time 21.00 till 21.45 UTC). Reception on 7.300 kHz was (SINPO) 23432 - weak but audible signal despite station splatter from CRN in China,  occasional fading and static bursts.

Reception report was emailed on 20 May 2015. Veri-signer Daniel Berger confirmed with an eQSL on the same later, later in the evening.

Email:
email@akhbarmufriha.com

Website:
Akhbarmufriha.com/

Postal address:
L'Ami Média
Akhbar Mufriha
BP 337
75868 PARIS CEDEX 18
FRANCE