Post Fri Oct 26, 2018 07:58 am

LOGS : 26 FEB - 04 MAR 2018

Hi,

Some 'strange' IDs this week :
- on Wed., R. DR TIM was reported as an host for R. ANTONY
- on Sat., R. EUROPE sounded as an alias for RAINBOW
- on Sun., WNKR was probably an old show

* * * * * MON. 26 FEB. 2018 * * * * *

5840,0 1118-1719 WORLD MUSIC R., reggae, 1645 JID, Colombian mx

5895 U 1649-1719* R. NORTHERN STAR, pops, IDs, "Layla", "5 4 3 2 1".

6205,0 1658-1952 LASER HOT HITS, 1659 J.Jett, pops, DJ, 1703 FSN news, 1949 LHH Int'l

6289,9 1749-1808 UNID, v.weak\much noise; mx, tk, mx, mx... > > > [ cf ALTREX ]

6085,0 1756-1800 R. MI AMIGO INT, good \fading; pop, ID, welcome

3985,0 *1801-1803 R. MI AMIGO INT, v.weak\noisy,fading; (1801 SW Sce ID), 1801 ID, welcome, mx


* * * * * TUES. 27 FEB. 2018 * * * * *

5840,0 1549-2130 WORLD MUSIC R., reggae, IDs

5895 U 1554-1731 R. NORTHERN STAR, pops, 1615 ID, 1730 JIDs. (1930 Chinese gong jamming)

5831,5V 1558-1747 R. EVROPA %, drifting around, music, 1717 Ru? rock. (Also 1933 mx on 5830,9)

6305,1 1617-1710 R. MERLIN INT, 1617 full ID, pop-rock, etc

6205,0 1700-2131 LASER HOT HITS, 1706 ID, 1732 promo OEM, FSN, 'Laser', etc, 2131 very noisy

3975,0 2008-2126 TEST 3975, weak\DRM splash;mx, 2031 ID as Test, 3975@shortwaveradio, 2122 "Ma belle amie"


* * * * * WED. 28 FEB. 2018 * * * * *snow cloud noise
6205,0 1005-2005 LASER HOT HITS, very weak, mx, 1353 ID, 1435 very noisy

6305,1 1009-1030* UNID, pops, 1030 comedy, off

5840,0 1125-2127 WORLD MUSIC R., 1126 Santana, latino mx, 1331 ID, 1701 JID, 1929 QRM from 5845

6190,0+ 1354-1406 R. MERLIN INT, "San Francisco", multi ID, Kinks, 1358 ID \2nd carrier, 1402 ID, etc

6160,0 1406-1409 TEST 6160, pop, rock, 1408 this is shortwave 6-1-6-0

6150,0 1407-1430 R. MARABU, \2nd carrier, later noisy; pop, rock, 1420 ID, rock, ID, 1430 tk in G

6305,1 1436-1626 R. MERLIN, \noisy; pop-rock and IDs, 1613 Walkin on sunshine, 1624 Madness

6289,9 1442-1501 UNID, \very noisy, hum bursts; mx > > > > > > > > > [ cf ALTREX ]
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6290,0 1545-1604 UNID, \deep fades; D mx, tk, 1559 '- - - Radio' above "Pretty flamingo" ..low power.. [ cf POLKAMAN ]

6279,9+ 1453-1453 UNID, \very hard, noise on L-side, het on U-side; Blondie. (1459-1622 carrier on 6280,3) [ DOLFIJN ? ]

6285,0- 1549-1555* UNID, pop-rock, 1552 Koto, end. > > > > > > > > > [ cf DOLFIJN ]

6085,0 1705-1746 R. MI AMIGO INT, IDs, JIDs, 1720 "Are you ready", 1740 Emperor Rosko, 1746 H.California

5895 U 1749-1803 R. NORTHERN STAR, mx, many IDs. (2004 gong jamming) (2128-2129 mx in USB mode)

3985,0 1803-1806 R. MI AMIGO INT %, DJ in E, "The captain", 40's W singer, DJ, pop

3920,0 1807-1827 UNID, v.weak\noisy; pop, "Uo up the volume", 1825 ID no copy. (1919 gone). [cf MIKE ]

4030,0 1921-2001 MUSTANG R., strong; instrum remix, 1933 Smoke on the water, ID,g's, 1942 c'/d, AC-DC, electro-pop

5845,0 1930-2004 IBC, very strong, DX tips in it., 2001 tk in it., 2003 ID, news for hams in it.

3975,0 2010-2148 TEST 3975, fair-good, pop, R&R, "Ma belle amie", S.&Garf., 2145 3975@shortwaveradio.de

3926,3 2017-2115 R. DR TIM, v.weak; schlager, tk, "Rosamunde", 2032 ID in E, accn, etc..., schlager, yodl, "Lili Marlene", IDs, "Rosamunde" again, \fading down; (2135 gone) > > > [ cf R. ANTONY via DR TIM ]


* * * * * THURS. 01 MAR. 2018 * * * * *

6305,1 0936-1131* R. MERLIN INT, "Ring my bell", 0939 ID+@+hl, "Africa", etc, 0957 ID
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6305,1 1355-1710 R. MERLIN INT, 1416 Caroline story, 1443 ID+contacts, 1644 rock, 1710 killed by stanag

5840,0 0947-1152 WMR %, v.>e.weak; mx, 0953 ID not clear, etc
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5840,0 1504-2330 WORLD MUSIC R., weak>good; reggae, 1945 "Chan chan", 1950 ID, mx (West Indies, S.Am.), IDs

6070,0 0954-1152 JAMMIN OLDIES, DJ in G, "Can't never say goodbye", 0959 ID,etc. (Also at 1633, ID)

6205,0 1108-2140 LASER HOT HITS, v.>e.weak and up again; mx, DJ, IDs

6160,0 1156-1158* TEST 6160, 'test trn to UK and NL', schedule, 'new SW radio in Europe', off

6150,0 1158-1343 MARABU %, fair\noisy; non stop pops

6233,9 1344-1356 UNID, v.hard under RTTY6234, then undermod; mx. (1417 gone)

6284,8v 1348-1500* KR1, tk in D and E about Nordsee and others, 1358 IDs, pops, drifting to 6284,95, shouting out to stations and SDRs, strange sounding, 1446 \traffic6280U in sp.; 1459 c'/d

6293,0v 1401-1413 UNID, e.weak; mx, 1405 tk, mx, 1408 schlager (in G?), drifting down, 1413 lost (end?)

6085,0 1634-1800 R. MI AMIGO INT, good; pops, 1639 ID, cajun accn, 1757 it. pop, 1800 ID, welcome

6300,1 1719-1935 R. MERLIN INT, mx, IDs, pop, rock, 1917 v.weak

6285,0 1725-2125 UNID, e.weak, barely heard; mx, sounds like a D stn, 2120 - - Radio, tk, mx, lost (end?)

5895 U 1738-2305* R. NORTHERN STAR, |jamming; mx, 1744 ID, pops, 2246 C&W, ID, 2304 Norwegian anthem

6293,0- 1821-1821* UNID, mx

6292,0 1823-1829 R. ALTREX, |splash from Merlin; mx, 1827 ID by moo's, pop "Let me help"(?)


* * * * * FRI. 02 MAR. 2018 * * * * *

5840,0 0707-2250 WORLD MUSIC R., v.weak > trace > good at night; 1653 ID, reggae, 2051 ID, latino mx, etc

5825,0 0709-1337 Radio 319 %, \relig. QRM at first; mx, 0713 Radio - - -, "Riders on the storm", 0727 D pop, >e.weak
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5825,0 1624-1733 Radio 319, pops, 1633 ID : it's 3-1-9, pop-rock
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5820,0 1956-2004 Radio 319 %, ad in D, pops, DJ in D, W voice, 2004 "Fire". (2047 gone)

6300,1 0945-1001 R. MERLIN INT, "That's the way..", IDs, pops

6205,0 1339-2009 LASER HOT HITS, weak; mx, DJ, quick 'Laser' IDs

6285 V 1353-1546 UNID, deep fades and peaks, 6285,35 at first, mx, 1505 - - Radio, pops, 6284,95 at end. [ cf ALTREX ]
6290,0 1547-1620 UNID, v.weak\deep fades; pop-rock, 1559 this is Radio - - -, g's, etc, 1616 Heart of gold, lost [ cf ZEEWOLF ]

5895 U 1629-2251 R. NORTHERN STAR, v.weaz\QRM from AM stn, later gongs; mx, many IDs, 2202 blues, on/off

5831,3 1637-1739 UNID, less than +-0,1 drifting; mx, mx. (Also 2005 : trace) > > > [ cf EUROPE ]

6285,0 1714-1741 UNID, e.weak on peaks; some mx heard at times

3975,0 1736-1739 TEST 3975 %, \splash from DRM on 3965; pops, DJ

6285,0 1937-2040 UNID, v.weak; D songs, 2014 Man of action, - - Radio, tk above D song, 2031 yodl, schlager

4030,0- 2124-2138* MUSTANG R., pops, 2125 c'/d ID above F song, 2135 ID, c'/d, mx, 2138 end


* * * * * SAT. 03 MAR. 2018 * * * * *

6205,0 0714-0912, 1125-1733 LASER HOT HITS, mx, DJ, 1125 ID

5840,0 0716-0854, 1148-1750 WORLD MUSIC R., latino mx, reggae, 1700 JID (Also 2250-2417)

6209,8 0758-0912 UNID, \undermod, stanag > traffic6210U; mx > > > > > > [ cf KING SW ]

6070,0 *0800-0900* R. WAVES INT (via CH.292), C&W, IDs, later F songs, including Yvette Horner

6190,0 0805-0829 HLR %, in AM-USB, good; jazz. (Also 1126 tk in G, 1708-1419 in sp., 1504 in E)

6150,0 0807-0840, 1128-1615 R. MARABU, mx, tk in G, 1128 ID, 1610 ID in E.

6305,1 0833-0926, 1105-1144 R. MERLIN INT, pop-rock, 0838, 0922 IDs. (1405 gone)

6244,0 0913-0920 UNID, e.weak\noisy; mx, mx, 0917 D song "Se√Īorita".

6325,2 1118-1454 BOGUSMAN, mx, chatting about various things, 1122 ID, 1453 ID. (1545 gone)

6285,0 1123-1430 UNID, mx barely heard at first, then trace only

6160,0 1127,1506 TEST 6160 %, rock

6085,0 1129,1540 R. MI AMIGO INT %, pops, tk, 1130: 40 seconds ahead of // 7310.

7310,0 1130-1134 R. MI AMIGO INT %, good; 1132 ad for SDR, brand New Elec(?), pop

6395,6 1136-1151 UNID, e.weak\noisy; pops

6290,0 1431-1501 UNID, e.weak at best; mx, 1459 tk, 1500 ..on SW...., mx. > > > [ cf RONNIE AM / RONALISA ? ]

5820,0 1507-1508 UNID, tk in E, "Mendocino". (1616 gone) > > > > > > > > > > > > [ cf R 319 ? ]

5895 U 1511-1717 R. NORTHERN STAR, gospel, ID, var. mx, DJ Paul Graham. (Also 2250-2301 Hey Jude, ID)

7720 U 1518-1539 MARCONI R., tk about radio, ment' IBC, tk about Africa, 1537 multi-ID
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7720 U 1751-1757 MARCONI R. %, DX tips in it., 1755 multi-ID, 1757 Star Wars theme

6299,85 1546-1553 R. EUROPE (RAINBOW / HAPPY E.U. %), 1548 ID, speech in E against the Brexit \bit of drifting;

6285,0 1554-1559 UNID, e.weak, v. hard; mx

6234,95 1600-1604 R. WAVES INT, C&W, 1602 ID, J.Cash ?

3934,9 1624-1642 UNID, v.hard; mx, tk, 1640 "Ma belle amie" (1650 gone? 2 traces). > > > [ cf MONIQUE ]

3940,1 1327-1850 UNID, rock, 1744 On the border, 1840 On the road again. > > > > > >[ cf ROCK R NETWORK ]

3975,0 1643-1657 TEST 3975 %, \hard, noisy; DJ in E, "Bridge over troubled water"

6285,0 1720-1731 UNID, e.weak; mx, tk (no copy)

3901,2- 2153-2249 R. DR TIM [Stefan Dietl RIP 10y], various mx, 2158 ID, tk in G, 60's about silence or freedom, SSTV

6935 U 2304-2316 V. OF PANCHO VILLA, IDs, pop, rock, R&B, "Fire", off


* * * * * SUN. 04 MAR. 2018 * * * * *

6070,0 0811-0859* SUPERCLAN R., in E, pops, IDs, 0858 "Whiter shade of pale"
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6070,0 *0900-0959* RNI - GOLDRAUSCH, in G, pops, IDs, 0958 "Man of action" (then at 1000 D.A.R.C.)

6305,1 0818-1545 R. MERLIN INT, ID, 'from somewhere in Europe', 1115 "Tainted love", 1303 SSTV, ID, 1404 "The wall", 1457 Mungo Jerry, 1540 QRM ?, Abba acc. to DJ, ID, downdrifting -0,04. (1655 gone)

6285,0 0820-1119 UNID, e. weak; mx, down to a trace. > > > > > > > > > [ not DOLFIJN ? ]

6239,95 0822-1123 R. WAVES INT, |bit of drifting around; 0903 "Paris latino", 0907 ID, 0943 "Hey Joe" on violin !, ID, C&W, 1122 unknown voice in F. (Also 1400 : ID, accn). (1532 gone)

6209,9 0823-0942 UNID, weak |noisy; mx, 0851 \QRM6205; mx, mx, 0941 ' - shortwave' > > > [ cf KING SW ]

6205,0 0852-2107 LASER HOT HITS, mx, 1017 ID, 1914 ID, 2051 "Yummi yummi..."

5820,0 0854-1030 UNID, pops, 1019 also tk, but v.hard now. (Also 1347 : mx, end) > > > [ cf R 319 ]

5840,0 0856-2315 WORLD MUSIC R., mx, 0928 JID, reggae, 1753 ID, 2139 ID, 2230 good level

5895 U 0858-1034 N.STAR %, weak \QRM carrier 5894,95; mx, 1023 ID? no copy. (Also 1355-1358, v.hard to hear)

6085,0 0901-0936 R. MI AMIGO INT, pops, 0934 ID, "Living in the past"
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7310,0 1340-1343 R. MI AMIGO INT, //6085, "Vietnam", JID, JM.Jarre
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6085,0 1610-1645 R. MI AMIGO INT, "Sad song (fa fa fa)", DJ, "Hold on I'm coming", etc, 1627 Bruno Hantson

6150,0 0901-0937 MARABU %, classic mx, 0933 pop, rock

6295,0 0911-1305 R. TOWER, D pop, Jefferson Airplane, 0913 ID in D+E, rock, later D mx, 1305 Righeira :-(

6389,95 0917-0924 UNID, e.weak; "She's a lady", pop, whistling song. (0958 gone) > > > [ cf R 102 ]

6259,9 0947-0951 UNID, pop-rock, 0950 tk (in slow G ?). (1011 gone) > > > [ cf SCOTLAND ]

6270,2- 0951-1011 R. BLACK PANTHER, "Be my baby", Mr Black Panther, "Sing a lalala", "Gigi", 1011 pop-rock.

6321,2 0957-1100 R. DR TIM, v.weak\much ut.noise at first; mx, 1042 tk above pop, 1058 ID, ..Eisenach... (1114 gone)

6390,0+ 1101-1132 UNID, trace>e.weak; mx, tk. (1144 gone)

6399,7 1102-1127* WNKR ?, pop oldies, 1109 - - - Radio (in US accented E), phone tones, - - rock.com, 1123 jingle W-KR above "Sufraget city", 1127 couple ofwords, end

6280,0- 1115-1118 UNID, mx, D'?) rock, lost > > > > > > > > > [ cf DOLFIJN ]

6285,0 1245-1252 UNID, disco, D song, 1250 long blank or undermod. > > > > > > [ cf NORTH POLE ]

6338,1 1253-1301 UNID, e.weak; bpm, bpm, bpm. > > > > > > [ cf JOEY ]

6325,2 1302-1550 BOGUSMAN, mx, DJ, IDs at 1302, 1336, 1550 then long blank

6285,0 1306-1331 UNID, accn, "Apache", accn, 1328 \under noise, 2nd carrier; 1331 mx > > > [ cf W. REUS ]
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6285,0 1458-1655 UNID, e.weak\noisy; mx, bpm, sclager, D song

6320,1 1334-1548 R. JOEY, bpm, bpm, 1455 \2nd carrier?; 1546 \QRM6325; transe, ID. (Also 1656 trance bpm)

5830,0 1348-1604 R. BATAVIA, pops, 1352 ID, \2nd carrier; 1359 France Gall"Ella"

6267,95 1523-1531* PANDA R., Poppies "Rien n'a changé", DJ, 'way of life', ID+@, promo AM Forum, ID+@, end

6374,9 1552-1601* BLAUWE PANTER, polka, ..De Panter.., 1557 "Telstar", 1600 c'/d in D, clear ID

5895 U 1711-2316 R. NORTHERN STAR, pops, some messing, IDs, 1910 gong jamming, 2143 ID Sunshine R., 2316 ID

3940 a 1735-1757 UNID, e.weak \TX problem?; mx > > > > > > [ cf BATAVIA ]

3905,0 2028-2041 MELKBUS, mx, IDs only from clear part of the gmail address

6930 U 2151-2225 LUKEWARM R. ?, Laurel&Hardy theme, ID or skit ?, 'way of life', mx, fading down, - - SW, lost




Format:
kHz UTC1-UTC2 Station-ID, signal \QRM-QRN etc..., details

(Sometimes : UTC1,UTC2 : no intermediate check)

Tips in time order, except when linked with a "|" in the spacing line.

Letter after kHz : a=approx. (or bit of wandering), u=USB, L=LSB, v=bit of drift, V=real drift

mx=music, tk=talk, D=Dutch, E=English, G=German, F=French, it.=Italian, sp.=Spanish, rpt=report, v.=very,
e.=extremely w.=with, '=..ing, c'/d=closing down, M/W=man/woman, g'=greeting, ut=utility, bg=background
ID+@=ID+e-mail address, J=jingle, PLC=PowerLineComm'(noise), \=but, %=guess, hl=hotline, accn=accordion
> =becoming/then, bb=boom-boom mx, bpm=beat per min, [ between sq. brackets : best fit ID, thanks quick logs ]
Please note that c'/d is a period from a few seconds to well more than an hour before the real switch off !
"Strength" notes (from e.weak to V.strong) are rather S/N notes by ear, not S-meter levels. Most of the noise is local, but seldom identified as such.

Ray
Ray