Pirate-Feed

UKdxer

  • Wed Jan 22
    1494 2257 Coast FM Tenerife. Westlife “I Let You Go,” news at 2300, JP Cooper & Astrid S “Sing With Me.” Not sure if being relayed from transmitter in UK or Ireland. SINPO 34433.1640 1745 Radio Twenta …
  • Shortwave pirate recordings
    Mike Radio—————————————————————————————————–Radio Focus Int————————————————————————– …
  • Tues Jan 21
    1617 2055 Radio Marianne. “Only Crying,” Dutch songs, ID at 2107. SINPO 44433.1618 1706 Radio Eigen Risico (tent). Dutch music, chat in Dutch, greeting other stations. SINPO 33433.1640 2048 Radio Yogi …
  • Radio Isabella QSL
    I’ve received an eQSL from German station Radio Isabella who was heard on December 30 on 6317 kHz. Contact is via Dr Tim at doctortim@t-online.de. Many thanks. …
  • Mon Jan 20
    1631 2116 Radio Blauwe Koe. ZZ Top “Don’t Tease Me,” LaBelle “Lady Marmalade.” SINPO 33433.1635 1724 Radio Barones. The Who “I’m Free” & “Substitute,” jingle ID. SINPO 54444.1638 2134 Radio Bluebird. …
  • Sun Jan 19
    1616 2021 Radio Spakenburg. ID, Dutch music. SINPO 34433.1620 1952 Radio Weduwe. Dutch music, signal also making harmonic on 3240. SINPO 44433.1637 2005 Radio Uniek. Dutch music. SINPO 34433.3905 2240 …
  • Sat Jan 18
    1611 1937 Radio Twentana. Dutch music, greetings in Dutch. SINPO 43433.1615 2010 Radio Turftrekker. Dutch music, greeting listeners. SINPO 44433.1660 2038 Radio Eigen Risico. Polka, greeting Alf in Sw …
  • Fri Jan 17
    1631 1718 Radio Concorde. Flock of Seagulls “I Ran,” QSO with Digital. SINPO 34433.1632 1753 Radio Belladonna. Q65 “You’re the Victor,” Los Lobos “Let’s Go.” SINPO 34433.1638 1738 Radio Alabama. Chris …
  • Thurs Jan 16
    1638 2124 Radio Marskramer. Dutch music, ID 2136 greeting Alf. SINPO 44433.1655 2135 Radio Professor Sikbok. Steve Miller Band “Keep On Rocking Me,” a version of “Crocketts Theme,” ID. SINPO 44433.390 …
  • Wed Jan 15
    1633 1745 Radio Telefunken. The Country Dance Kings “Achy Breaky Heart,” ID, then a version of the “Green Green Grass of Home.” SINPO 34333.5780 1623 Radio Harmony. Oscar Peterson Trio “Night Train.” …

Irish Paul


  • 1636-5.20 Radio Bluebird( tent). Dutch Music Sinpo 43444

  • 1645-6.00 Radio Rietvink. Dutch Music And Fischer Z” so long” Sinpo 44333 1617-6.17 Radio Noordster. Dutch Music Sinpo 43444 846-6.45 Radio North. Country Music Including ” the old rugged cross” Sinpo …

  • 1633-5.50 Radio Barcelona. The Cats, Ferre Griganand, The Bryds And Lieutenant Pigeon Sinpo 44444 846-6.05 Radio North. Dusty Springfield, The Shadows And Jim Reaves Sinpo 43333 6275-9.18 Radio Berlin …

  • 1645-5.40 Unid. Dutch Music Sinpo 44333 1633-5.50 Radio Barcelona. Dutch Music, Buzz Clifford” bay sittin’ boggie”, Bee Gees” Massachusetts”, Whistle From Adjacent Carrier Sinpo 43443 846-6.02 Radio N …

  • 1617-5.40 Radio Noordster. Dutch Music Sinpo 54444 1633-5.50 Unid Dutch Music Sinpo 33322 1640-6.00 Unid. Dutch Music Sinpo 33333 1647-6.16 Unid. Dutch/ Polka Music Sinpo 44344 846-6.28 Radio North. S …

  • 1645-5.40 Radio Rietvink( see comments). Dutch Music Sinpo 44433 1633-5.50 Radio Barcelona. Dutch Music And Demis Roussos” rain and tears” Sinpo 44444 846-6.00 Country Music And Oldies Including Brad …

  • 1633-5.45 Radio Barcelona. Crispin St. Peters” pied piper”, Dutch Music And Luv” Trojan horse” Sinpo 44344 1655-5.55 Unid. Alphaville, Bananarama, Bandolero Sinpo 44333 846-6.12 Radio North. Rubettes, …

  • 1645-5.50 Unid. Dutch Music Sinpo 43333 1635-6.00 Unid. Dutch Music Sinpo 43333 1615-6.15 Unid. Dutch/ Polka Music Sinpo 43433 846-6.50 Radio North. Cliff Richard, Conway Twitty, Kenny Rodgers Sinpo 4 …

  • 1645-5.50 Unid. Dutch Music Sinpo 43333 1614-6.00 Unid. Polka Music Sinpo 33433 1633-6.10 Radio Barcelona. Booker T And The Mg’s” green orions” And Dutch Music Sinpo 44433 1640-6.20 Unid. Dutch/Polka …
  • Christmas Greetings From Bogusman & Ghoul
                                                 Many Thanks For Christmas E-Card

Rick/Finland


  • 19.01.20 3905 R. Mustang 17.03- 45343 E 3925 R. Borderhunter 18.24- 35333 E 3940 R. Parade 18.30- 25332 E 5140 Charleston R. Int. 15.29- 25332 mx 5780 Harmony R. 08.30- 24332 mx 5835 R. 319 09.07- 253 …

  • 18.01.20 3905 R. Mustang 16.35- 45444 E 5780 Harmony R. 16.08- 25332 mx 5795 R. Parade (tent.) 15.12- 25332 mx 5809,9 Sunshine R. (tent,) 15.05- 35333 mx 6205 LHH 15.15- 25332 E 6274,9 unid 13.17- 253 …

  • 12.01.20 3900 R. Elvis *20.48- 35343 E 3905 R. Alice 15.44- 35343 mx 3905 R. Elvis 20.32-20.48* 34343 E 3920 WDR 15.52- 25332 D, E 3937USB BSR 17.59- 45444 E 5840 R. 319 (tent.) 10.03- 15331 mx 6205 L …

  • 11.01.20 5780 Harmony R. 15.02- 25332 mx 6205 LHH 15.00- 35333 E 6210 unid 15.37- 25332 mx 6284,9 Melkbus R. Int. 15.01- 25332 E 6290 unid 15.35- 25332 mx, audio breaks 6291 R. Odynn 16.19-16.32* 3533 …

  • 06.01.20 5780 Harmony R. 16.25- 15331 mx 6210 unids, two stations 13.47- 22232 mx 6240 unid 14.20- 25322 mx 6285 KR1 (5W) 12.19-, 13.36- 25332 E 6285,1 R. Monique 14.40-14.48* 35343 E 6305v unid 13.14 …

  • 04.01.2020 3937USB BSR 16.05-16.32* 25332 E 5780 Harmony R. 16.04- 25332 E 5840 R. 319 (tent.) 09.45- 25332 mx 6205 LHH 13.48- 25332 E 6230 Coast FM 13.50- 25332 E 6262 unid 15.32- 15321 mx 6265,1 uni …

  • 05.01.2020 3940 R. Batavia (5W) 15.08-15.15* 25332 E 5140 Charleston R. Int. 08.05- 15331 mx 5780 Harmony R. 08.07- 25332 mx 5840,1 R. 319 (tent.) 08.09- 15331 mx 6205 LHH 08.10- 25332 E 6210 King SW …

  • 1.1.2020 5140 Charleston R. Int. 09.06- 35333 mx 5780 Harmony R. 09.05- 24332 mx 5884 R. 319 08.45- 25332 mx 6205 LHH 08.38- 35333 E 6210 Flashback Music Radio 16.10- 25311 mx 6225,3 R. Dr.Tim 10.24-, …

  • 31.12.2019 3900 R. Batavia 17.45- 25332 E 3920,8 R. Evropa (tent.) 16.17- 25332 mx 3940 R. Borderhunter 17.35- 45433 E 5765 R. Igloo 16.12-16.17* 25332 E 5780 Harmony R. 09.25- 25332 mx 6205 LHH 09.22 …

  • 29.12.2019 3933 Misti R. 15.17- 25332 mx 5140 Charleston R. Int. 08.51- 15331 mx 5780 Harmony R. 08.49- 25322 mx 5800 FRS Holland 09.08- 25332 E 5880 R. 319 (tent.) 08.55- 25332 mx 5884 R. 319 09.07- …

Monitoring Radiowaves from 10kHz to 30000kHz

  • Short Friday log
    It is a fine New Year 2015 and first evening at the radios! These nice signals were carried by the airwaves to southern Finland:6660.0kHz: Unid, 1703UTC, LSB, 45545, Yodeling followed by french rock m …
  • Happy New Year log
    Good party going on the airwaves, plenty of free radio to celebrate!6803.0kHz: Pink Panther Radio, 1633UTC, AM, 45534, Pink Panther playing nice pops! 🙂 ABBA “Happy New Year” and closing down at 170 …
  • Soul music Saturday
    Bumpy conditions continue on shortwaves… Some nice Pirates heard though!3905.0kHz: Radio Underground, 1825UTC, AM, 44523, ID and greetings at 1825UTC. Good signal S9, but fading down to S5. Still we …
  • Short Christmas log
    Surprisingly weak conditions on Shortwaves this evening and only few stations heard. Better luck next time!6295.0kHz: Radio Tower, 1733UTC, AM, 35533, Playing nice traditional music and oldies. 26.12. …
  • Saturday evening fade-fest
    Even bigger “waves” than yesterday, lifting the signals up and pushing them down to the bottom… Fortunately still some strong Pirate signals make their way into receiving antennas! :-)6925.0kHz: Mus …
  • Friday's logged stations
    Slightly bumpy conditions on shortwaves, but the following stations were well received this Friday!3960.0kHz: Radio Gramox, 1647UTC, AM, 54445, Old Finnish evergreens. 14.11.20146380.0kHz: Radio Montf …
  • QSL from Mustang Radio
    Special thanks for Mustang Radio for this super-nice QSL-card! Always room for new Mustangs… 🙂 …
  • QSL from Pink Panther Radio
    Always a great pleasure to receive QSLs from Pink Panther Radio, as they are very nice. Just like the Pink Panther radio show itself! 🙂 …
  • Short Sunday Log
    Busy weekend, but better late than never… The following Pirates were heard in southern Finland on Sunday evening:6295,0kHz: Unid, 1809UTC, AM, 53444, ‘Moments of inspiration.org’ from Texas, said an …
  • QSL from Radio Universe
    Thank you for the special cool space style QSL Radio Universe! 🙂 I like those vinyls!!!  …

PJK / Sweden

Maresmedx / Spain

  • QSL KRKO, Everett, WA
    KRKO, 1380 KHz, emissora nord-americana d’Everett, a l’estat de Washington, escoltada a través d’un receptor SDR de Suècia. Rebuda QSL per informe enviat a everettpostnews@krko.com. v/s Bonnie Johnson …
  • QSL Radio 208
    Radio 208, 1440 KHz, emissora danesa. Rebuda E-QSL per informe enviat a mail@radio208.dk …
  • QSL Alt Universe Top 40
    Alt Universe Top 40, 7440 KHz, via Channel 292, Alemanya. Rebuda QSL per informe enviat a john@altuniversetop40.com …
  • QSL RAE via WRMI
    Radiodifusión Argentina al Exterior (RAE), 5950 KHz, servei exterior de la ràdio nacional argentina emetent via WRMI, Okechobee, Estats Units. Després de múltiples intents durant més de dos anys, rebu …
  • QSL Radio Taiwan International
    Radio Taiwan International, 9540/11990 KHz, via Tamsui. Rebuda QSL per informe enviat a deutsch@rti.org.tw …
  • QSL Radio Free Asia
    Radio Free Asia, 9985 KHz, via Saipan, Illes Marianes. Rebuda QSL per informe enviat a qsl@rfa.org …
  • SW QSL Report
    ARMENIABible Voice, via Yerevan, 6130, QSL in 18 weeks for e-report to mail@bvbroadcasting.orgASCENSIONRadio Ndaranson Int, 5960, QSL folder in 23 days. v/s Shannon Yon.AUSTRALIAReach Beyond Australia …
  • MW QSL Report
    BRASILRádio Itaí, 1380, non detailed E-letter in 5 weeks. v/s Marcos Souza.CANADACKPC, 1380, full detailed E-letter in 5 days. v/s Jan Vanderhorst.UNITED KINGDOMRadio Caroline via Manx Radio, 1368, E- …
  • FM QSL Report
    CATALUNYARàdio Cabrera de Mar, 107.1, full detailed E-letter in 2 months for e-report to info@audiovisualcabrera.net. v/s César Escobedo, DirectorEl 9 FM, 92.8, full detailed E-letter in 1 day for e-r …
  • QSL KBGG 1700 The Champ, Des Moines
    KBGG 1700 The Champ, 1700 KHz, emissora d’esports de la ciutat de Des Moines, Iowa, Estats Units. Rebut e-mail de confirmació amb dades completes per informe enviat a diverses adreces. v/s Cassidy Man …

Franja / Spain

  • LOGS dissabte 3 de juny de 2017
    6915,00 1735 KCR,Sp,E, Artem’s World Music Show, music from Cuba, local fm jingles 243226070,00 1740 R.Sylvia, G,E, rock, report from Moldova, hard rock, jingle, ID, German rock 24332 …
  • LOGS diumenge 28 de maig de 2017
    6070,00 1600 Beatspektrum, G, ID, country music show 244326085,00 1630 R.Mi Amigo, E, rock, ID, pops, jingle, funky, ABBA, 243326070,00 1700 R.Ohne Namen, G, ID; email, old swing big bands 244326220,0 …
  • LOGS dissabte 27 de maig de 2017
    6070,00 1400 Grooveline, E, funky, ID, promos, email, reports, funky jazz 243226070,00 1600 Superclan R, E,D, instrumental, jingle, pops, France Galle, promo, Chris Cross 244326085,00 1620 R.Mi Amigo, …
  • LOGS divendres 26 de maig de 2017
    6070,00 1715 R.Veronica, D,E, Beatles, ID, promo, news pops 24332
    6070,00 1800 R.Ohne Namen, G, ID,email for reports, big band, swing non stop 24432
  • LOGS diumenge 21 de maig de 2017
    6070,00 1520 RNI, E,D, pops,ID jingle, promo ballad, rock and roll 243326085,00 1545 R.Mi Amigo Int, E, I love music, jingle, ballad, jingle, funky, ID 243226070,00 1600 SM R.Dessau, G, soundtrack fil …
  • LOGS dissabte 20 de maig de 2017
    6085,00 1530 R.Mi Amigo Int, E; Raining night in Georgia, ID; funky girl, asking for reports 244326070,00 1600 BIG L, E, jingles, Jannette Jackson,  jingle WRLondon,Ray Charles,ballad 243326220,001620 …
  • LOGS diumenge 14 de maig de 2017
    6085,00 1550 R.Mi Amigo Int, E, funky, California dreami’n, Bob Dyland, 243226220,00 1700 LHH, E, pops 243226285,00 1702 Telstar R, E, BZN, jingle, polka, rock, reports, ID, rock and roll oldies 24332 …
  • LOGS dissabte 13 de maig de 2017
    6070,00 1510 IBC,It, info for hams and dxers. Panorama Italia,  243326070,00 1600 Frequenzfieber, G, ID, jingle, Eurovision song constest song 244326220,00 1700 LHH,E, pop dance, 243326325,00 1705 R,F …
  • LOGS diumenge 7 de maig de 2017
    6085,00 1435 R,Mi Amigo, E, pops, comments, ballad 243226280,00 1505 unid, schlager, instrumental, pops, Nena, ballad 243226220,00 1635 LHH, E, pop dance 243226318,00 1638 Rock R,Network, no real ID, …
  • LOGS dissabte 6 de maig de 2017
    6070,00 1410 Super Clan R, E, pops, ID; reports, rock and roll  243326070,00 1610 R.Sylvia,G,E, pop rock, ID, email, Box Hamburg, rock 243326318,00 1703 unid, rock,  non stop break 1715 no ID no jingl …

FRR / Poland

  • 3900 kHz – UNID station
    3900: UNID station @ 22.45. SINPO 44444. Playng Guns & Roses. Good signal.
  • Crazy Wave Radio on 6300 kHz
    6300: Crazy Wave Radio @ 17.37. SINPO 45344. Live, good programming.
  • Radio Hitmix Team on 3931 & 3929 kHz
     3925: Dutch station @ 00. 58. (Heared already on 10.12.20011). SINPO 33333. Heared via web receiver located in Ireland. 3929: Radio Hitmix Team @ 20.25. SINPO 44343. Heared via web receiver located i …
  • Skyline Radio on 3905 kHz
    3905: Skyline International Radio @ 20.58. SINPO 44444. Heared via web radio.
  • 6315 kHz – UNID station
    6295: UNID station playing Bon Jovi @ 18.08. SINPO 33343.


    6315: UNID station playing hard rock @ 17.58. SINPO 43333 (via web receiver).
  • WR International at 11.00 UTC on 12257 kHz
    12257: WR International @ 10.59. SINPO 25232. Closing down at 11.05 UTC.
  • Radio Rainbow on 3930 kHz
    3905: UNID station @ 21.50. SINPO 34333. Playing a Bon Jovi song. Heared via a web receiver.

    3930 kHz: 21.33. Radio Rainbow. SINPO 34444.
  • Radio Mazda, PL Radio (Powerliner)
    4015: Laser Hot Hits @ 19.59. SINPO 44334.6304: PL Radio (Powerliner) @ 22.26. SINPO 35343. Heared via web receiver.6305: Radio Mazda @ 19.56. SINPO 44444. Good signal. Heared via web receiver located …
  • Long Live Radio on 5780,20 kHz
    5780, 20: Long Live Radio @ 17.16. SINPO 44444. Good signal in Warsaw, Poland. ID at 17.18 UTC. Closing down at 18.50 UTC, after giving out of several IDs.3930: Radio Batavier @ 21.05. SINPO 24323. He …
  • Mighty KBC on 6095 kHz
    6095: Mighty KBC @ 15.52. SINPO 54554. Some co-channel interference from presumably CRI in English. Two-day tests (Sat-Sun) prove success, with strong signal here all the time.

DX / Ukraine

Lviv / Ukraine

LHU / Sweden

  • Log 18 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1633  05      R Barcelona (1632,98) strong5795  1327  R Parade (5794,98) weak, only 5 w5810  1321  Laser 558 (5809,79) who relay?5885  1137  R 310 (588 …
  • Log 17 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden:   531  2051  Utvarp Foroya  945  2103  Smooth R  945  2103  Gold1584  2043  Love Sport R, London1611  1914  Marskramer (1610,54) drifting some, wide ca …
  • Log 11 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1633  0540  R Barcelona (1632,98) 1645  0535  OID (1644,99)  …
  • Log 10 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1645 -1532  OID (1644,72) 1645  2040  OID Vonkenboer (1644,97) 1647  1533- Professor Sickbok (1646,98) QSO DB, cd 15371655  2019  OID (1654,98) 6260  1 …
  • Log 8 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1620  1454  OID (1620,02) 1631  1735  OID (1629,99) QSO Telefunken, cd 17361633  1736- Telefunken R (1632,99) QSO Casablanca, cd 17391633  1739- Bospir …
  • Log 29 December 2019
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden:   850  0733  WEEI Boston MA   890  0732  WLS Chicago IL 1120  0721  KMOX St Louis MO  …
  • Log 5 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1611  1558- Veluwe Ster (1610,97) still on at 18211615  2005  Turftrekker (1615,06) 1616 -1848  OID (1615,85) 1632  1842  OID (1631,67) 1635  1938  Bel …
  • Log 4 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1332  2000  Gold, Peterborough1557  1955  Smooth R, Southampton 1557  2001  Gold, Northampton 1614  2014  OID (1613,97) 1615  1744  OID (1615,01) 1629  …
  • Log 3 January 2020
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1638  2202  Odynn (1637,98) 5780  1350  R Harmony (5779,95) 6285  1319  R Monique (6284,86) 6305  1319  R Merlin Int (6305,02)  …
  • Log 28 December 2019
    MKVKs Kiwi-SDR in Vellinge outside Malmö Sweden: 1618  0630  OID (1617,66) drifting up,wide carrier1629  1614  OID (1628,99) 1633  0627  R Nordzee (1632,97) 0653 QSO Barcelona, cd 06551633  0656- R Ba …

Scotland DX

Free Radio Report / Canada

Radio Blauwe Reiger

  • Zondagmorgen 27-9-2015 +_ 11:00 / 11:50
    Alles op yeasu frg 7700  met draadantenne 11m lang 2,5 hoog1645  Cassablanca  s9+70  1648  Platendraaier s9  1646  Zwarte Bizon  s9+50  1647  Admiraal  s9+15  1620  Schaduwjager  s9+20   1635  Cowboy …
  • Paar Ontvangsten Maandag 11 en Dinsdag 12-8-2015
    Ma : 10-08-2015  +_  22:00 / 23:00 Alles op draadantenne 11m lang 2,5m hoog  1640  Veronica Westerhaar  s9+60  1665  Radio  Columbia  s9+5  1626  Vrolijke Mijnwerker s9+20  6470  Radio Tower   s8 / s9 …
  • Dinsdag 4 / woensdag 5-7-2015 +_ 23:00 / 00:30
    Alles op draadantenne 11 meter lang en 2,5 meter hoog (spoel-antenne zit spoel op 17 m)1655  Turfsteker  s9+30    1638  Calimero  feading s2 /s9Piek  (op spoelantenne s9 )  1620 Noorderozon  feading s …
  • Een Paar Rapportjes!!!
    Is inmiddels een poosje geleden maar hier zijn er weer wat ;)Zondagavond  28-6-2015 +_  20:00 /  20:301602 Waddenzee / Seagull   feading  s3 / s6  1630  Admiraal  s8  1630  Ruimzicht  s9+30  1620 ?? P …
  • Xmas greetings from Artur Fernandez
                                                                                                Thanks Arthur …
  • En Voor Alle Luisteraars en Ammateurs …………………………
    Namens  Radio Blauwe Reiger en Radio Zwarte Bizon                                    …
  • De eerste Kerst Groeten Zijn Alweer Binnen
                                                                                                        Thnx   FRF                                                                              Thnx Radio C …
  • Een Blik In De Studio Van Radio Zwarrrte Bizon
                      Een Blik In De Studio Van Radio Zwarrrte Bizon …
  • Rapportjes in Twente
    Heb weer eem n paar rapporjes ( Inhaal slag)Zondagavond 12-10-2014  +- 20:00 / 21:00 1647  Witte Tornado + Lady ?  s9+16  6320  Radio Montferland  s7 / s9+15  6395  Radio GSV  s2 / s7  6295  Jezus??   …
  • Ff weer een paar rapportjes in twente
    Maandagavond 29-9-2014 +- 19:00 / 20:001643  Baanbreker  s9+20  1632  Vrije Vogel  s9+5  6290  Rode Adelaar  s2 / s91639  Vrij Nederland  s9+50  1638  Professor met Pecon  s9+50  6322  Radio Altrex  s …

Middengolf Ontvangst Rapporten

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Pirate Memories

  • Vintage pirate radio magazines online
    Cool AM has provided a link to pirate radio fanzines from the 70s & 80s which have been digitally scanned and turned into PDFs. These can be accessed via a Google Drive link.Among titles featured are …
  • Sounds of the 1980s Irish shortwave pirates
    The 1980s was the heydey for pirate radio in Ireland as hundreds of stations took advantage of a loophole in the law and headed to the airwaves across the country. While most of the activity was on FM …
  • Welcome to the Pirate Memories blog
    This blog turns the clock back to the 1980s with recordings of shortwave pirate radio stations from Britain, Ireland and across Europe. There are also some clips from medium wave and FM stations from …
  • New website for 80s London FM pirate Phoenix Radio
    Phoenix Radio, a FM pirate station which ran from 1979-1984 in London has launched a website. The station played indie/alternative music and built up quite a following in London. The website includes …
  • Quick link to Pirate Memories audio files
    Quick link to Pirate Memories audio on box.com

    https://app.box.com/s/qjdivk7ovk62sv4vt7qe
  • The most popular posts
    This trip through the 1980s free radio scene has featured a selection of nearly 130 stations. Most came from shortwave but also featured are some medium wave (from London and the Netherlands) and FM ( …
  • Fresh FM, Time Radio, TKO
    Here are three stations heard on FM across London in the late 1980s. All three were part of the new wave of soul/funk/hip hop stations targeting listeners, particularly from the black communities, fed …
  • Hits FM, London
    Hits FM was a station operating on FM in London in the mid-80s. In 1993 staff from the station merged with Laser, which had been operating on FM in the London area since 1990, to form Laser Hot Hits. …
  • North Dublin Community Radio
    Here is a clip of North Dublin Community Radio, giving out address, talking about WLR and Beatle Radio from late 1987.




    (2.05 mins)
  • Radio Mr Sandman
    Here is a clip of a Dutch station called Radio Mr Sandman, made in 1986. He said he was using 500W of power.(3.35 mins) …

MW Free Radio

  • Busy Saturday
    It’s Saturday night as I write these words, and there has been plenty to listen to on the radio today, from late afternoon and into the evening. Here’s what I’ve heard on the MW band from the Netherla …
  • Latest logs, news and recordings
    Many thanks for the kind words on the blog and on the Facebook page following my return to action with keeping the site up to date. It’s been good to hear from you and to know that the work here is ap …
  • Off to a good start
    I’ve started the new year as I hope to continue, with plenty of radio time and finding lots of pirate radio signals to tune into. The outdoor loop antenna is pointing straight towards the Netherlands …
  • Welcome to a new decade
    Hello there and welcome to 2020. I wish you the very best of health for the year ahead and lots of enjoyment with this wonderful radio hobby of ours, whether you are a listener and DXer or pirate radi …
  • Back in business
    Well I can’t quite believe I haven’t posted on this MW pirate radio blog since the beginning of February – and I must apologise to all our regular readers who have had over four months without any upd …
  • Busy start to the year
    It’s been a month since I wished you all Happy New Year and wrote the first blog of 2019. I revealed in that post that I had heard some 154 different Dutch MW pirates during the previous year, so it’s …
  • The class of 2018
    At the start of each new year I like to look back and scroll through all my logs and notes and calculate how many different Dutch MW pirates I’ve heard during the previous 12 months. And I can reveal …
  • Happy New Year
    A very happy new year to you. I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and enjoyed some peaceful time with your families and perhaps a chance to listen to the many pirate stations that were active over th …
  • Countdown to Christmas
    It seems the Dutch pirates are already celebrating the festive season. Today I have heard a colossal 26 different MW pirates from right across the Netherlands – that’s the biggest haul for some time a …
  • Festive noise
    With Christmas fast approaching and all manner of festive lights and gadgets in the neighbourhood as people – including us – put up their decorations, there are potentially thousands more power supply …

Voice of DX

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South East Asia Dxing

  • Voice of Turkey
    Voice of Turkey was heard on 27 December 2019, from 17.30 till 18.25 UTC. News, press reviews, segment on tourist attractions and Turkish pop music was observed during this broadcast. Reception on the …
  • Radio Romania International
    Radio Romania International, transmitting from  Galbeni-Bacau, was logged on 1 September 2019. A French language broadcast of jazz and classical music was monitored from 16.30  till 16.57 UTC. Recepti …
  • Logbook from 4 till 20 January 2020
    BALI (INDONESIA)Radio Seribatu* in Vila Bambu Wayan Balik, Seribatu Masplling, Seribatu, Bangli was logged on 20 January 2020. This is one of three FM/online stations monitored from 04.30 till 05.10 U …
  • Radio Taiwan International
    Radio Taiwan International via Paochung was received on 11 December 2019. Their English language broadcast to Asia was monitored from 03.20 till 04.00 UTC. During this period the programmes “Hear in T …
  • Voice of Mongolia (via Ulaanbaator)
    Voice of Mongolia, transmitting from Ulaanbaator, was received on 29 September 2019. This English language broadcast, featuring Mongolian music performed on the international stage, was observed from …
  • Radio Romania International
    Radio Romania International via Galbeni-Bacau was monitored on 15 June 2019. English programming was observed from 03.45 till 03.56  UTC. Reception  on 11.825 kHz was SINPO 25332 — weak signal, atmos …
  • Voice of America (via Doraleh)
    Voice of America, transmitting from Doraleh,  Djibouti, was heard on 5 December 2019. Arabic programming of current event reports and music was observed from 17.25 till 18.15 UTC. Reception on the med …
  • Nippon Hoso Kyokai 2 – JOGB (via Kumamoto)
    Nippon Hoso Kyokai  2 (JOGB)  via Kumamoto, Japan was logged on 29 November 2019. A selection of language programmes in Japanese/Chinese, Japanese/Portuguese and Japanese/English was monitored from 13 …
  • Tokai Radio Hoso – JOSF (via Nagoya)
    Tokai Radio Hoso (JOSF) in Nagoya, Japan was received on 2 December 2019 (3 December 2019, JST), from 18.15 till 19.00 UTC (03.15 till 04.00, JST) with a selection of Japanese pop songs. Recption on t …
  • VOA – Radio Aap Ki Dunyaa (via Dushanbe)
    VOA – Radio Aap Ki Dunyaa (Broadcasting Board Of Governors), transmitting from Orzu (Dushanbe), Tajikistan, was heard on 4 December 2019. Current events, news and station jingle/ID in Urdu were observ …

Radio Coax

  • Bezoek Radiobeurs Rosmalen
    Afgelopen maanden niet veel tijd gehad helaas voor deze mooie hobby. Maar wel plannen om af en toe weer te gaan luisteren op midden- en kortegolf en weer eens wat experimenteren met loopantenne en LPA …
  • Ontvangen zaterdag 7 oktober 2017
    CONDITIONS: redelijk – goed : SFI = 81 / A index = 9 / K index = 1REMARKS: Alweer een aantal weken geleden dat we een rapport hebben gepubliceerd. Maar we blijven luisteren hier. Blijf deze site volge …
  • Ontvangen zaterdag 19 augustus 2017
    CONDITIONS: matig : SFI =  84 / A index =  21 / K index = 5REMARKS: tussen 19.40 en 20.25 UTC geluisterd op de kortegolf (SW). Soms behoorlijk wat fading op de signalen. Matige condities. Er zaten een …
  • Ontvangen zondag 13 augustus 2017
    CONDITIONS: redelijk : SFI =  68 / A index = 8 / K index = 2REMARKS: vanavond laat zowel even op kortegolf als op middengolf geluisterd. De signalen kwamen toch behoorlijk goed binnen hier. En op de m …
  • Ontvangen zondag 6 augustus
    CONDITIONS: redelijk : SFI = 74 / A index = 16 / K index = 1REMARKS: Afgelopen weken was er hier helaas niet veel tijd over om te luisteren op de ontvangers. Vanaf heden is er waarschijnlijk weer wat …
  • Ontvangen zondag 4 juni 2017
    CONDITIONS: good: SFI = 77 / A index = 9 / K index = 0 REMARKS: Veel activiteit vanavond op de korte- en middengolf op deze 1e pinksterdag. Ik heb geluisterd zo tussen 20.40 en 21.40 UTC. Helaas heb i …
  • Ontvangen zaterdag 27 mei 2017
    CONDITIONS: matig : SFI = 81 / A index = 9 / K index = 2REMARKS: Vandaag was het een tropische dag hier in Nederland. Met een piektemperatuur van bijna 33 graden Celsius ! Dan doe je niet veel meer da …
  • Ontvangen zondag 7 mei 2017
    CONDITIONS: redelijk – goed : SFI = 72 / A index = 4 / K index = 1 REMARKS: vanavond geluisterd op de kortegolf band (SW) tussen 19.20 en 20.15 UTC. Rustige ontvangstcondities, wel enige fading op de …
  • Ontvangen donderdag 27 april 2017
    CONDITIONS: redelijk : SFI = 79 / A index = 9 / K index = 1REMARKS: hier in Nederland is het vandaag koningsdag. Voor mij een dagje vrij. Het weer viel mee, alleen de temperatuur was niet hoger dan zo …
  • Ontvangen zondag 23 april 2017
    CONDITIONS: slecht: SFI = 83 / A index = 54 / K index = 5REMARKS: Vanavond weer eens een klein half uurtje geluisterd op de kortegolf (SW). Zoals de indexen lieten zien, waren de condities tijdens het …

Shortwave DXing Bulgaria

  • DX RE MIX NEWS # 1160
    ===========================================================================DX RE MIX NEWS # 1160 FINAL EDITION from Ivo Ivanov. Date November 30, 2019Also visit: & ==================================== …
  • DX RE MIX NEWS # 1159
    =============================================================================DX RE MIX NEWS # 1159 from Georgi Bancov & Ivo Ivanov. Date November 29, 2019Also visit: and ============================== …
  • International TV again with unknown modulation on November 27
    ARMENIA(non) International TV with unknown mode on 11560/6270 kHz, November 270630&0930 on 11560 ERV 100 kW / 100 deg to WeAs Farsi, fair, BUT without carrierAt same time 11570 SIR 500 kW / unknown to …
  • R.Sultanate of Oman on 15140, instead of 15145 kHz November 27
    OMAN Radio Sultanate of Oman again on 15140, instead of 15145 kHz on November 27:1000-1015 on 15140 THU 100 kW / 315 deg to WeEu NO SIGNAL/TRANSMITTER IS NOT ON AIR1015&1300 on 15140 THU 100 kW / 315 …
  • Reception of Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation on November 27
    SRI LANKA Reception of Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation SLBC on November 271115-1159 on 9695 TRM 125 kW / 345 deg to SoAs Telugu/Malayalam, fair plus QRMat same time 9700 RAN 100 kW / 325 deg to NWP …
  • Radio Kuwait vs.NHK World R.Japan on 9750v kHz November 27
    KUWAIT/JAPAN MOI Radio Kuwait vs.NHK World Radio Japan on 9750v kHz November 271056-1333 on 9749.8 KBD 250 kW / 286 deg to NEAf Arabic Gen.Sce MOI Radio Kuwait0900-1600 on 9750.0 YAM 300 kW / 290 deg …
  • NHK World Japan Network Radio Japan in 49mb, November 27
    JAPAN Reception of NHK World Japan Network Radio Japan, November 271100-1130 on 5985 YAM 300 kW / 330 deg to FERu Russian, weak to fairhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-OiCy3tQ5U&feature=youtu.behttps …
  • Reception of S06s Russian Lady in 25mb on November 27
    NUMBERS STATION Reception of S06s Russian Lady in 25mb on November 270840-0846 on 11830 unknown secret tx site to Eu Russian CUSB, weak/fairhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4M6IYvro2Bc&feature=youtu.be …
  • Good signal of Voice of Greece in 31mb November 27
    GREECE Good signal of Voice of Greece in 31mb November 270752&0756 on 9420 AVL 150 kW / 323 deg to WeEu Greek*tx#3:*Arabic/Serbian news and transmitter switches off at 0805UThttps://www.youtube.com/wa …
  • Radio Guinée & Radio Riyadh on 9650 kHz on Novemver 27
    GUINEA/SAUDI ARABIA Radio Guinée & Radio Riyadh on 9650 kHz, November 270600-2400 on 9650 CON 050 kW / non-dir to WeAf French Radio Guinée Conakry0900-2100 on 9650 RIY 100 kW / non-dir to N/ME Arabic …

My Radiowaves

  • Radio 208 eQSL
    eQSL received by Radio 208 from Denmark. The station was listened  the 10/01/2020 on 1440 kHz AM. Report sent to mail@radio208.dk, eQSL in 6 days. L’articolo Radio 208 eQSL proviene da myradiowaves.co …
  • Radio Onda QSL
    Paper QSL received by Radio Onda that transmits from Netherlands on 9520 kHz AM. Report sent via ondaasbl@hotmail.com, paper QSL received in 10 days. v/s Mr. Julio L’articolo Radio Onda QSL proviene d …
  • Radio bella Italia eQSL
    eQSL received by Radio bella Italia transmission of the 23/11/2019 on 6265 kHz AM. Report sent to radiobellaitalia@gmx.net, eQSL in 13 days. L’articolo Radio bella Italia eQSL proviene da myradiowaves …
  • Radio City on air Saturday at 1100 UTC
    “We will also be on the air via Channel 292 on 6070 kHz. This is as a replacement for the programmes we used to transmit via Hamburger Lokalradio the 4th Saturday of the Month. The have left shortwave …
  • Radio Odynn eQSL
    eQSL received by Radio Odynn transmission of the 02/11/2019 on 1645 kHz AM. Report sent to shortwaveman@gmail.com, eQSL in 23 days. L’articolo Radio Odynn eQSL proviene da myradiowaves.com. …
  • Ricevitore Obiettivo DX
    Prima messa in funzione del ricevitore auto costruito “Obiettivo DX” su progetto di Giovanni Lorenzi IT9TZZ. Il ricevitore è sintonizzato sui 9610 kHz durante la trasmissione Obiettivo DX di domenica …
  • Radio Revox eQSL
    eQSL received by Radio Revox transmission of the 01/11/2019 on 6305 kHz AM. Report sent to radiorevox@hotmail.com, eQSL in 3 days. L’articolo Radio Revox eQSL proviene da myradiowaves.com. …
  • Enterprise Radio eQSL
    eQSL received by Enterprise Radio transmission of the 03/11/2019 on 6290 kHz AM. Report sent to enterpriseradio@hotmail.com, eQSL in 20 minutes. L’articolo Enterprise Radio eQSL proviene da myradiowav …
  • DX FANZINE No. 74 – October 2019
    L’articolo DX FANZINE No. 74 – October 2019 proviene da myradiowaves.com. …
  • Wolvering Radio
    Wolvering radio, pirate from North America heard on 31/10/2019 on 6960 kHz USB at 23:50 UTC http://www.myradiowaves.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Radio-Wolvering.mp3 L’articolo Wolvering Radio provie …

Hobby Broadcasting

  • Loggings & a few other things
    I’ve been finishing my column for The Spectrum Monitor over the weekend. One of the remarkable stories that I scratched the surface of was Chris Smolinski’s reception of CBS Radio from Greece on 1730 …
  • Neil Peart
    Wow, can’t believe Neil Peart, drummer from Rush, died today at age 67 from brain cancer.”Spirit of Radio” is not only a classic song about radio, but its disappoint in the status quo makes it a great …
  • Dutch Medium-Wave Logs via Twente: 12/17/19
    1617, 2122-2205* song in English, but I think it’s a ’70s pop song “Darling I Love You So . . .” Honky-tonk song in Dutch. UKDXer had Radio Marianne here about an hour ago, so maybe it’s still that st …
  • Dutch Medium-Wave Logs via Twente: 12/16/19
    I have been listening to the radio some, but I haven’t been posting here. I’ve been spending a lot of time trying to restore an antique trunk as a Christmas present. I’ve been debating posting it here …
  • Pirate Radio Annual Christmas sale
    It’s Black Friday and I’ve been driving all over every bit of strip mall suburbia in the county, searching out bargains and buying gifts.I figured I might as well combine the two. Here’s a bargain and …
  • Driving around the Midatlantic Listening to Tater Patch Radio
    The last entries that I wrote in the blog were about Greek and Dutch medium-wave pirates that I heard via SDRs. Medium-wave piracy isn’t booming in the United States, and it’s generally been a rarity …
  • More Greek Pirate listening, 11/6/19
    After checking out the Greek MW pirates the other day, I wanted to check for Serbian pirates because I know the country has a number of powerful stations. Unfortunately, no Kiwi SDRs are located in Se …
  • A Few Logs via Twente, 11/5/19
    Via Twente, Netherlands Web Receiver Radio Merlin: 6305, 1427+ ‘70s pop music & male DJ. Lots of IDs, both by the DJ & also prerecorded. “Rock Me Gently.” Fair signal starting to fade badly. Switched …
  • Greek Pirates via Web Receiver, 11/4/19
    I’ve logged a number of Dutch medium-wave pirates via the Twente SDR over the past few years. As I’ve mentioned on the blog and other places, the Netherlands is a hotbed of medium-wave pirate radio. I …
  • Global HF Weekend Sunday Logs, 11/3/19
    Really calm weekend, considering it’s both a couple of days after Halloween and GHFW. Looking back at Halloween, I’m surprised by the type of activity. No complaints, but I’m surprised by how many of …

Kais DX Page


  • #1017. New QSL #17/2020: CKNW New Westminster BC 980 was heard on KONG Dec 8. Mr. Eric Chapman verified my report last night. Thanks for #20 in BC. …

  • #1016. New QSL #16/2020: KLBM La Grande OR 1450 was heard on KONG Dec 19.  Mr. Travis Fager, General Manager verified my report today, and included a picture from his office overlooking the antenna. …

  • #1015. New QSL #15/2020: KRPI Ferndale WA 1550 verified my report today. It is quite regular, and I sent a report before to their info adress when I heard it on the Smöla SDR in 2018, but now I tried …

  • #1014: New QSL: #14/2020: KAST Astoria OR 1370 khz was heard on KONG Dec 18. Mr Tom Feel, Program Director, signed the e-mail. …

  • #1013. New QSL #13/2020: KCLX Colfax WA 1450 verified my report today. Heard on Kong yesterday, Jan 16. Mr. Steve Shannon Operations Manager Inland Northwest Broadcasting signed the e-mail. This is my …

  • #1012. New QSL #22/2020: KLZ Portland, OR 560 khz verified my report tonight. Heard on KONG Jan 12. Mr. Mike Triem Regional Manager for Crawford Western signed the e-mail. …

  • #1011: New QSL. #21/2020: KFMB San Diego CA 760 was heard on KONG Dec. 8. Mr. Alberto Tier Y Teran, GM verified the report in an e-mail tonight. …

  • #1010: New QSL #20/2020: CFYM Kindersley SK 1210 khz. Heard on KONG Jan. 12. An old aquaintance Barb Bell from Golden West Radio verified this report also (Barb verifyed CJYM 1330 in 2016) . …

  • #1009: New QSL #19/2020. KMA Shenandoah IA 960 khz has been heard on Kong a few times. Mr. Sandy E. Hansen, GSM verified this one. …

  • #1008: New QSL #18/2020: KCIK Kihei Hawaii 740 was heard Jan 8 on KONG.  A QSL card (PDF) came from Relevant Radio this evening. Thanks for Hawaii number 8. QSL Card KCIK 740   …

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