Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Logs of Wednesday 20th September 2017

Freq Time
1620 1902 Twentana - 35434 “Super Trouper” by ABBA then Dutch music
1638 1927 Spanningzoeker - 35444 Dutch music, CD @ 1928
1638 2028 Bluebird - 35444 “House of The Rising Sun” by The Animals @ 2031
1625 2039 Barones - 35434 “Listen To The Music” by The Doobie Brothers, Dutch talk and thanks to listeners 
1655 2059 Wadloper - 35434 ID and chat in Dutch, announcing closing, “Die Immer Lacht” by Stereoact ft Kerstin Ott

A index = 8, K index = 1 @ 2256 UTC

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Logs of Tuesday 19th September 2017

Freq Time
6307 1827 Goofy - 25332-3 “So Schon Ist Die Zeit” by Michelle, Goofy ID
1643 1834 Melkbus - 25332-3 “Walk of Life” by Dire Straits, ID and greets to me, “C Countdown” by Confetti’s @ 1839
1630 1901 Marianne - 35444 ID and talk in Dutch, “Adelheid” by James Last & His Orchestra
1645 2126 Vonkenboer - 24332-3 Reporting to Marianne, "Puppet On A String" music @ 2129

A index = 9, K index = 3 @ 2129 UTC

Monday, 18 September 2017

Logs of Monday 18th September 2017

Freq Time
1640 1925 Veronica - 35333 “Un Canto A Galicia” by Julio Iglesias
6205 1929 Laser HH - 35434 More Hits Back to Back ID jingle, DJ chat, “Smooth Operator” by Sade
1620 1941 Digitaal - 35333 Op in QSO with other operators, instrumental music, ID, “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” by Santa Esmeralda
1615 1945 Turftrekker - 35444 Reporting to other stations in QSO in Dutch, instrumental music
1620 1950 Lorelei - 24222 Polka music, reporting to other stations in QSO (in Dutch), peaking 24332-3, ID (from Duitsland)
1616 1958 Kachelboer - 35434 “You’re My Heart, You’re My Soul” by Modern Talking, ID and chat in Dutch (in QSO)
1645 2002 Oldtimer - 35434 Polka tune, “Rode Rozen, Rode Lippen, Rode Wijn” by Johnny Blenco
1633 2049 Vrolijke Mijnwerker - 35444 ID and chat in Dutch, German track, “Santa Maria Goodbye” by Die Flippers
1647 2141 Verona - 25332-3 Dutch music and ID, later on 1640 reporting to stations in the QSO @ 2151
1640 2145 Barcelona - 35434 “Driver’s Seat” by Sniff & The Tears, ID, talk in Dutch, reporting to other stations
1650 2221 Monte Carlo - 35333 Instrumental music, ID and reporting to other stations in Dutch, “Visitors” by Koto

A index = 17, K index = 3 @ 2147

Sunday, 17 September 2017

Logs of Sunday 17th September 2017

Freq Time
6205 1831 Laser HH - 35433-4 Laser on the SW ID jingle, “Get Ready” by The Temptations @ 1835
1665 1845 Batavier - 35333 “Behind Closed Doors” by Charlie Rich
1611 1854 Witte Tornado en Lady - 34433 Familiar voice of Lady talking in Dutch, Dutch music

Conditions are still far from OK on the 48m band. 
Medium Wave was below par also this evening. 
Heard Panda briefly before the signal disappeared on 6282 and also possibly Nova on 6400,2 kHz, but this also disappeared into the noise. 
Laser HH has returned on 6205 kHz after a short absence. 

A index = 30, K index = 4 @ 2107 UTC

Saturday, 16 September 2017

Logs of Saturday 16th September 2017

Freq Time
1661 2044 Kristal - 35434 Polka style music then “Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)” by The Hollies
1648 2050 Moby Dick - 35434 Greetings in English to listeners on the Chat, “M’n Beste Vrienden” by Mieke
3935 2057 Underground - 25222 Voice of op in English, “Wot” by Captain Sensible
3905 2101 Alice - 35434 “Visitors” by Koto
1636 2106 Keizer en Keizerin - 35434 Chat and ID in Dutch, “Middernacht” by Gebroeders Brouwer
1660 2123 Noordzee - 35333 Chat in Dutch, Dutch music “Janina” (?)

A index = 36, K index = 4 @ 2126 UTC

Friday, 15 September 2017

Logs of Friday 15th September 2017

Freq Time
1621 1909 Turftrekker - 35333 “Action” by Sweet, “Belfast” by Boney M.
1655 2027 Relmus - 35333 “Jackson” by The Hillbilly Moon Explosion, Relmus ID jingle
1638 2029 Bluebird - 35434 Voice of op talking in Dutch, “Blaue Nacht Und Rote Rosen” by Calimeros
1625 2033 Pandora - 35444 “Space Fly” by Proxyon
1663 2102 Romeo - 25322-3 “Adio” by Slavko Besic Cupa (Serbian free radio station)
1632 2208 Morgenster - 23332-3 “I’m Gonna Lose You” by The Classics, ID @ 2215
1623 2220 Jevenerstoker 24333 Reporting to another station (QSO) in Dutch, polka style music

A index = 25, K index = 3 @ 2253 UTC

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Logs of Thursday 14th September 2017

Freq Time
1638 2014 Barones - 35434 Greetings to listeners in Chat (in Dutch), “Son Of A Rotten Gambler” by The Hollies
1655 2028 VOTN - 35333 ID in English, “One” by U2, low power, greets to me, Voice of the Netherlands, “Black” by Pearl Jam

A index = 15, K index = 2 @ 2123 UTC

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Logs of Wednesday 13th September 2017

Freq Time
1625 1949 Digitaal - 35444 ID and chat in Dutch, “Blue Monday” by New Order, CD
1625 1957 Pandora - 35444 “High Voltage” by AC/DC, report to Digitaal in Dutch and ID
1632 2000 Morgenster - 35444 Polka style instrumental music, ID and report to Digitaal
1620 2004 Spanningzoeker - 35444 “Pee Tee Polka” by Johnny Pecon & His Orchestra, ID and reports to stations in QSO (in Dutch)
1655 2203 Snowman - 25332-3 “Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)” by The Hollies

A index = 18, K index = 2 @ 1935 UTC

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Logs of Tuesday 12th September 2017

Freq Time
1630 1950 Marianne - 35434 Dutch music, ID in Dutch and greetings to a listener 
6205 1953 Laser HH - 35434 “Devil Gate Drive” by Suzi Quattro
1655 1955 Wilskracht - 35333 Dutch music, chat in Dutch, ID, “Spreek Je Ook Hollands” by Danny Cardo
1637 2041 DB - 35434 Chat and ID in Dutch, DB = Dikke Bertha. Dutch track, “Colorado” by Time Out

A index = 11, K index = 3 @ 2219 UTC
EMR Relays + More

Scheduled Transmissions from Radio City are:
3rd Saturday at 08.00 to 09.00 UTC on 9510 kHz with Repeats all other Saturdays
4th Saturday at 12.00 to 13.00 UTC on 7265 kHz via Hamburger Lokalradio
Contact address remains: citymorecars@yahoo.ca

HLR
Saturday:
06.00 to 10.00 UTC, on 6190 KHz
10.00 to 16.00 UTC, on 7265 KHz
Sunday:
09.00 to 12.00 UTC on 9485 kHz
E-mail: redaktion@hamburger-lokalradio.de

European Music Radio Relays:
16th September 2017:
08.00 to 09.00 UTC  on 6070 KHz  - to Western Europe via Ch 292
21.30 to 22.00 UTC  on 7490 KHz -  to Central & North America via WBCQ
17th September 2017:
08.00 to 09.00 UTC  on 9485 KHz  - to Western Europe via MVBR
19.00 to 20.00 UTC  on 6070 KHz  - to Western Europe via Ch 292

The Mighty KBC:  
Programme Schedule   http://www.kbcradio.eu/index.php?dir=shows/6095
email: themightykbc@gmail.com

Hobart Radio International:
Full Schedule A17: http://www.hriradio.org/p/current-schedule.html
email: hriradio@gmail.com

Radio Channel 292  Transmission schedules:
http://www.channel292.de/schedule-for-bookings/

Radio Mi Amigo Transmission schedules:
www.radiomiamigo.es/shortwave

Sunday, 10 September 2017

Logs of Sunday 10th September 2017

Freq Time
6290 0837 Tower - 35343 “Reel” (Radio Version) by Spoot, “Nur Getraumt” by Nena, voice of op in English & ID
6205 0842 Laser HH - 35333 “Encore Une Fois” by Sash. Also at 1946 with 35434 – Laser HH ID, “Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart” by Alicia Keys
6240 1938 Vonkenboer - 24222 “Man of Action” by Les Reed Orchestra, ID
6260 1947 Dr Tim - 25322 Variety of polka style music, ID and thanks to listeners in Chat, “The Tullymore Polka / The Witch, The Fiddle & The Phonebox” by Shaun Davey @ 2009
1632 2109 Barones - 35444 Chat in Dutch, Dutch track
1611 2141 Witte Tornado en Lady - 35434 Yodelling Dutch song

Not a busy listening day for me, but I heard a few stations anyway.

A index = 7, K index = 2 @ 2136 UTC

Logs of Saturday 9th September 2017

Freq Time
6240 1913 Ronalisa - 25222 “In The Year 2525” by Zager and Evans
1619,5 1919 Barones - 35333 De Baro show, “Jij Alleen Magdalena” by Het Radi Ensemble
1625 1925 Pandora - 35434 “Robot” by The Tornados, “Puppet On A String” (Dutch version)
1636 2015 Keizer en Keizerin - 35333 Chat in Dutch and ID, “One And One Is One” by Medicine Head
1648 2101 Moby Dick - 34333 Chat and greetings to people in Dutch, yodelling (German) tune

A index = 8, K index = 1 @ 2309 UTC (earlier A index @ 0731 was 98)

Friday, 8 September 2017

Logs of Friday 8th September 2017

Freq Time
1655 1854 Relmus - 35333 Chat in Dutch, Relmus ID, Dutch music, 
1620 1907 Quintus - 35333 ID and chat in Dutch and English, thanking listeners
1629 1923 Barones - 35434 ID and chat in Dutch, German track
1611 1954 Zwarte Boer - 24322-3 “Dreams” by Fleetwood Mac
1625 2110 Turftrekker - 35444 Turftrekker ID and chat in Dutch, Dance music
1620 2131 Batavia - 22222 “Downtown” by Petula Clark, Batavia ID, very noisy reception, CD

A index = 90, K index = 6 @ 2247 UTC (The figures indicate a major magnetic storm and auroras were predicted). Needless to say, Short Wave propagation on 6 mHz for short distances was non existent. Laser on 6205 was heard in Scandinavia but no trace of even a carrier here.
Logs of Thursday 7th September 2017

Freq Time
6310 1917 Voyager - 25322-3 “One For You, One For Me2 by La Bionda
1638 1921 Bluebird - 35434 Dutch music, peaking 35444, “Rood Zijn De Rozen” by Lucas
1655 1929 Batavier - 35434 “Waikiki Man” by Bonnie St. Claire
6395 1948 Nova - 25322-3 Nova Id jingle, “Wings of A Dove” by Madness
6205 2011 Laser HH - 35434 “Drinking In L.A.” by Bran Van 3000
6285 2022 Quadzilla - 35333 Instrumental music, “Criticise” by Alexander O’Neal @ 2031
1620 2034 Digitaal - 35444 Voice of op talking in Dutch, “Harmonica Mars” by De Kermisklanten

A index = 21, K index = 2 @ 2303 UTC

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Logs of Wednesday 6th September 2017

Freq Time
1615 1947 Vloedgolf - 35333 “Roxanne” by Police, greets to me and ID, “She’s Not There” by Santana
6205 1957 Laser HH - 35434 Talking about strengths of beers, “Comme Ci, Comme Ca” by Jan Pluta Band
6398 2030 “Nova” - 25322 The ID given was heard by me and others, but was not 100% clear, “I Just” Died In Your Arms Tonight” by Cutting Crew
1625 2225 Pandora 35434 Chat in Dutch, “Urlaubspolka” by Hahnenkanm Trio Mit Den Kitzbuhler Dimdin

A index = 12, K index = 2 @ 2232 UTC

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Logs of Tuesday 5th September 2017

Freq Time
1630 1917 Marianne - 35434 ID and chat in Dutch, thanks to listeners, Dutch music
6205 1927 Laser HH - 35433 “La Bamba” by Los Lobos
1615 1929 Twentana - 34333 Instrumental music, 
1615 1940 Turftrekker - 35434 Greets to me, Dutch music
4895 1945 EDMR - 24332 “Chains” by Nick Jonas
1655 2011 Wilskracht - 34333 Some co-channel QRM (Greek?), polka style music
5890 2030 Batavia - 25332-3 ID and chat in English, “Annie’s Song” by John Denver
1645 2054 Barones - 35333 “Whiskey In The Jar” by Thin Lizzy, Baro ID and chat in Dutch

A index = 12, K index = 2 @ 2254 UTC

Monday, 4 September 2017

Logs of Monday 4th September 2017

Freq Time
1640 1910 Veronica - 35333 “Man of Action” by Les Reed Orchestra, ID and chat in Dutch
6205 1921 Laser HH - 3-45434 “At Seventeen” by Janis Ian
1653 2010 Oldtimer - 35434 Selection of old polka style tunes and Dutch songs & instrumental music
1638 2214 Bluebird - 35434 Reporting in QSO to other stations, Dutch music, “Don’t Bring Me Down” by ELO @ 2233

A index = 14, K index = 4 @ 2243 UTC
Logs of Sunday 3rd September 2017

Freq Time
6230 0859 Casanova - 35333 average signal shown, Casa ID and chat in English & Dutch, mostly Dutch music, “Tabé” by De Wilmari’s @ 0909
6205 0912 Laser - 25333 “Chasing Highs” by Alma, “Wild Thoughts” by DJ Khaled ft Rihanna
6284 1820 FRSH - 35333 German service of Free Radio service Holland, ID jingles and chat in Dutch, “Beyond The Sea” by Bobby Darin @ 1828, 45444 at 1830
6240 1831 Python - 35434 “Eyes Without A Face” by Billy Idol, “Jeopardy” by Greg Kihn Band, Python ID and chat in Dutch
6229 1842 Kilohertz - 35444 Talk in German and ID, no QSLs! “California Sun” by Benny Quick (Deutsche Version)
6323 1904 Zodiac - 35444 “Purple Haze” by Jimi Hendrix, “Owner of A Lonely Heart” by Yes, but modulation at around 30%, “She’s Not There” by The Zombies, op said this was test and things were not quite right in the studio
1638 2020 Barones - 35434 “I Won’t Back down” by Johnny Cash, “Solitary Man” by Johnny Cash
1660 2033 Melkbus - 35333 “Whole Lotta Love” by Led Zeppelin, peak signal shown, greets to me,  “Paint It, Black” by The Rolling Stones, later @ 2110 on 1648 with 25322-3

A index = 11, K index = 2 @ 2304 UTC

Sunday, 3 September 2017

The Ghoul eQSL - What planet is he on?

eQSL for reception of "The Ghoul" on the 27th August at around 1945 UTC.
Rx was Icom IC-756PROIII and inverted V for 6,3 mHz. Thanks to the QSL Helper!

Saturday, 2 September 2017

Logs of Saturday 2nd September 2017

Freq Time
6290 1820 Dolfijn - 35333 low audio level, “Visitors” by Koto
6205 1828 Laser - 3-45434 “Lola” by The Kinks, ID jingle and Offshore Echoes advert, “Americanos” by Holly Johnson
6320 1832 Joey - 23332-3 SSB QRM ((USB), “ Down Under” by Men At Work, ID in Dutch
1655 1841 Batavier - 2-35433 B4 ID, chat in Dutch, “Bokkie of Geittie” by Mooi Wark
6285 1954 LFR - 35333 “Comin’ Home Baby Now” by Mel Tormé, s9+30 report from Kiel, Germany
3905 2042 Borderhunter - 45434 “Touch Me (I Want Your Body) by Samantha Fox
3920 2055 Powerliner - 35433 ID at 2100, greets to me, “Help Yourself” by Tom Jones

Friday, 1 September 2017

Logs of Friday 1st September 2017

Freq Time
6290 2008 Dolfijn - 35333 “Hotel California” by The Eagles @ 2013
6267 2014 Mustang - 4-55544 “Streets of Philadelphia” by Bruce Springsteen
6235 2029 ROZ - 35333 Radio Oscar Zulu, DJ chat in Dutch and occasional English, “Cambodia” by Kim Wilde, ID @ 2034
6301,3 2045 Zwarte Panter - 3-45434 “Naar Het Daal” by Plga Lowina, greets to me
6205 2053 Laser - 35333 “Blowin: In The Wind” by Bob Dylan, ID and email address, “Convoy” by C.W.McCall @ 2117 and 35434
6295 2055 TRX - 35434 “Rip It Up” by  The Everley Brothers, “Chances Are” by Johnny Mathis, “Come On Let’s Go” by Ritchie Valens
1655 2106 Relmus - 34333 Dutch track, 35434 @ 2110 with “Take It Easy” by The Eagles, greets to me @ 2221 by “Lady Relmus?”
1640 2111 Barones - 35434 “Pour Un Flirt” par Michel Delpech
1620 2145 Monte Carlo - 35434 « Walk Of Life » by Dire Straits, ID and talk in Dutch

A index = 21, K index = 2 @ 2157 UTC
Logs of Thursday 31st August 2017

Unusually for me, I fell asleep before I completed the Blog entry for Thursday. So here it is, albeit one day late!

Freq Time
1620U 1931 Mike - s9+10 “Oxygène” by Jean Michel Jarre, Mike R ID, CD
1645 1934 Verona - 24222 Instrumental & Dutch music, 24333 @ 1950
1625 1939 Turftrekker - 35444 “Til’ I Kissed You” by ? (Everleys song)
1655 1943 Batavier - 35434 Dutch song (Ging Gang Goolie), “Vodka Anushka”
6205 1952 Laser - 35333 “Informer” by Snow, strong fading, 35434 @ 2026
1620 2027 Eldorado - 35333 “Sunshine Baby” by The Classics
5890 2031 Batavia - 2-35333 Batavia ID and email in English, “100 years” by Joey Dyser
1638 2035 “Spectrum FM” - 34333 Clear ID and Dutch talk, Dutch track
1645 2050 Ros AM - 35434 ID and chat in Dutch, greetings to listeners in Chat, “Chinese Wall” by Philip Bailey