Sunday, 23 July 2017

Logs of Sunday 23rd July 2017

6285 @ 2011 Akenzo - 35444 “Rooms on Fire” by Stevie Nicks, greets to me @ 2040
6220 @ 2014 Laser - 45434 “Lonely Boy” by Andrew Gold
1638 @ 2016 Bluebird - 35444 “Du Musst Nicht Weinen” by Ulli Martin
1620 @ 2053 Buurt Super - 25222 Polka music
1655 @ 2055 Mexicano en Speedy Gonzales - 45434 “You Want Love (Maria, Maria) by Mixed Emotions, 
1655 @ 2104 Monte Carlo - 35434 Report for Mexicano
6205 @ 2125 Coast FM - 45434 ID, “Sweet love” by Anita Baker

A index = 16, K index = 2 @ 2038 UTC

Saturday, 22 July 2017

Logs of Saturday 22nd July 2017

6326 @ 2004 Technische Man - 34434 TM ID in Dutch, “Bette Davis Eyes” by Kim Carnes, static crashes, 45434 at times
6220 @ 2008 Laser - 35434 Laser ID jingle, “Mystery Land” by Y Traxx
6285 @ 2015 Mazda - 45434 ID and chat in Dutch and English, “Venus” by Shocking Blue
1648 @ 2021 Moby Dick - 34434 Dutch music, chat in Dutch, ID
1611 @ 2038 Turftrekker - 34434 Dutch music, “De Doodgewoonste Dingen” by Passe-Partout
1620 @ 2050 Digitaal - 35444 “What Did I Say” by The Spotnicks
6255 @ 2055 November - 35434 Instrumental music, then CD
6205 @ 2059 Coast FM - 3-45434 “Better The Devil You Know” by Kylie Minogue
1636 @ 2116 Keizer en Keizerin - 35333 “He Is A Tejano” by Texas Tornados
1655 @ 2124 Batavier - 35433 “Lit Jim Gean, Friezen” by Gurbe Douwstra, ID @ 2145 & 35444, greets to me @ 2153

A index = 18, K index = 2 @ 2201 UTC

Friday, 21 July 2017

Logs of Friday 21st July 2017

6220 @ 2012 Laser HH - 35434 “Clouds Across The Moon” and “The Crunch” by The Rah Band
6205 @ 2015 Coast FM - 35434 “Celebrations” by Kool & The Gang, ID, “Saturday Night Party” by Alex Party
1638 @ 2022 Bluebird - 35444 Barclay James Harvest song, then “Komm In Mein Hexenhaus” by Die Jungen Zillertaler
1655 @ 2024 Relmus - 2-34333 “Yodel-ee, yodel-ay” by Bobbejan Schoepen, “Sure He’s A Cat” by The Cats, greets to me
6238 @ 2047 Enterhaken - 24322-3 “Talking To Myself” by Linkin Park
6306 @ 2052 Mr Cash - 2-34333 ID and chat in English, “Was für ein Mädchen” by Michael Hansen
6423 @ 2113 Studio 52 - 24222 “Breng Terug” by Normaal
1615 @ 2120 Batavier - 35333 “Born To Be Wild” by Steppenwolf
1634 @ 2128 Morgenster - 32332-3 ID @ 2128, polka style music, strong adjacent channel QRM
1629 @ 2137 Uniek - 34333 ID and Dutch music, “The Kid” by Andre Brasseur

A index = 7, K index = 3 @ 2142 UTC

Thursday, 20 July 2017

Logs of Thursday 20th July 2017

6205 @ 1957 Coast FM - 35434 Tenerife FM station (relay), adverts, ID, 2 different news streams simultaneously, “Silhouette” by Tom Odell
6220 @ 2004 Laser HH - 45434 ID jingle, “Rofo’s Theme” by Rofo
1630 @ 2006 Yogi & Einstein - 34333 Koto track, then CD
6236 @ 2055 Dr Tim - 24222 Andrea Jürgens special, “Manual Goodbye” by Andrea Jürgens, commemorating her passing today
1645 @ 2124 Monte Carlo - 35444 Reporting to stations in QSO, greetings to listeners in Chat, ID in Dutch, greets to me, “Tougher Than The Rest” by Bruce Springsteen

A index = 4, K index = 1 @ 2128 UTC

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Logs of Wednesday 19th July 2017

6220 @ 1957 Laser - 35433 “Sara” by Fleetwood Mac
6370 @ 2000 Panda - 2-35333 ID jingle, “Adagio” by Ekseption
6268 @ 2059 Triple L - 45444 “The Power of Love Radio”, “Milosc To Nie Zabawa” by Teresa Werner
6240 @ 2112 SRG (Skyline Radio Germany) - 24222 “Ave Dementia” by The Marionettes
6285U @ 2116 BSR - s9 Baltic Sea Radio, Morse Code Song (?), “Seagulls”, “Born Free” tune, BSR ID, “Jungle Rock” by Hank Mizell
1636 @ 2133 Monte Carlo - 34333 Static from storms, ID and chat in Dutch

A index = 4, K index = 1 @ 2223 UTC

Monday, 17 July 2017

Logs of Monday 17th July 2017

6220 @ 1920 Laser HH - 35433 “Dove (I’ll Be Loving You)” by Moony
1640 @ 1949 Veronica - 24342-3 Talk in Dutch, ID, Polka music
1629 @ 1956 Columbia - 35333 Talk and comments to others stations, ID, “The Way to Amarillo” tune in Dutch 
1620 @ 1958 Mike R - 35434 Mike R jingle, “Meisje Ik Ben Een Zeeman” by Henny Weijmans, website : http://mikeradio.nl

A index = 41, K index = 6 @ 2113 UTC

Sunday, 16 July 2017

Logs of Sunday 16th July 2017

1611 2026 Twentana 35433 ID and chat in Dutch, “Schade Christin’” by Heino
1624 2036 Akai 35434 ID, “See You Tonight” by Tower, CD
1625 2054 Pandora 35444 “Fade to Grey” by Visage, report to other stations (QSO)
1644 2102 Studio 69 34333 “I’m Gonna Be (500 miles)”  by The Proclaimers
3920 2105 Radio PL 35433 “Man Of Action”, Greets to me, ID, “Whiskey In The Jar” by Thin Lizzy
1611 2114 Mustang 35444 peaks at 45444, ID and “Dreams Are Ten A Penny” by Kincade, “Why Not Me” by The Judds
3905L 2126 Dakota s8-9 “Jumping Jack Flash” by The Rolling Stones
1636 2140 Monte Carlo 35434 Reporting to other stations and ID (in Dutch)

48 metres was alive around 1900 with Laser (6220), Reflections Europe (6295), King (6210) and possibly Atlantis (6205), but all disappeared before dark. The K index is quite high and short and medium skip were missing after dark on 48. The A index would suggest solar flare activity, so the bands will be poor for a day or two!

A index = 41, K index = 6 @ 2134 UTC

Saturday, 15 July 2017

Logs of Saturday 15th July 2017

5805 @ 1926 Kachelboer - 35444 “Lea” by The Cats @ 1932, “Ha Ha Said The Clown” by Manfred Mann, 45434 @ 2142
6220 @ 1936 Laser HH - 35434 “We’ll Be Together” by Sandra
6240 @ 1943 Mazda - 3-45434 “Vaya Con Dios” by The Cats
6210 @ 1947 Sunflower - 34434 “Gypsy Woman (La Da Dee La Da Da” by Crystal Waters, modulation not perfect, slight het from 6205 carrier
6307 @ 2031 Goofy - 24222 ID jingle, music, “Cose Della Vita” by Eros Ramazotti & Tina Turner
6285 @ 2035 Quadzilla - 35444 “I Feel Love” by Donna Summer
6260 @ 2040 Panda - 35433 ID, “Joy” by Apollo 100, “Don’t Sleep In The Subway darling” by Petula Clark @ 2045, “Macarthur park” by Donna Summer
1648 @ 2125 Moby Dick - 35434 Chat in Dutch, ID, Dutch music
1620 @ 2127 Relmus - 35333 ID jingle, “Dancing Barefoot” by Patti Smith
6240 @ 2137 Python - 3-45444 “Here Comes The Night Time” by Arcade Fire, greets to me
3905 @ 2142 RPI (Powerliner) - 35433 “Memories” by Earth & Fire, “Open Your Heart” by Human League
6267U 2247 BSR - s7-s9 ID jingle, “Sukiyaki” by Kyu Sakamoto
1637 @ 2256 Spakenburg - 35444 ID and chat in Dutch, music
1666 @ 2302 Driland - 34433 Clear ID and chat in Dutch, d-r-i-l-a-n-d, also in English, some Dutch & German music
1638 @ 2305 Bluebird - 35444 Bluebird ID, polka style music
Signal traces of stations @ 2057 on SDRplay RSP: 6205 - blank carrier, 6220 Laser HH, 6240 WREC (relay), 6260 Panda, 6285 Quadzilla (Click to enlarge photo)

Friday, 14 July 2017

Logs of Friday 14th July 2017

1635 @ 2028 Batavier - 35333 “If I Had A Hammer” by Trini Lopez
1655 @ 2030 Relmus - 24333 Rockabilly music, “’39” by Queen, then a Dutch version
1611 @ 2033 Akai - 34322-3 “Boom Boom” by The Internationals
6267 @ 2036 Mustang - 45444 Mustang Radio ID jingle, “Self Control” by Laura Branigan
6220 @ 2038 Laser - 35434 “Battleship Chains” by Georgia Satellites
1625 @ 2045 Pandora - 35444 “Sharp Dressed Man” by ZZ Top
6290 @ 2048 Panda - 34433 “The Man Who Stole The World” by Lulu, ID @ 2055, “The Locomotion” by Little Eva
6321 @ 2058 Dummy Load - 24222 Heard clear ID and info.. email address, then CD @ 2100
6450 @ 2101 Readymix - 35434 “Stronger Than All” by Hammerfall
6286,5 @ 2103 Titanic - 24332 Captain John and “Short Test”, “Pictures of Matchstick Men” by Status Quo, Anastacia & “Pretty Little Dum Dum” Don't play your Rock 'n' Roll to me” by Smokie
6260 @ 2206 AWRS - 25333 “Radar Love” by Golden Earring

A index = 4, K index = 0 @ 2153

Thursday, 13 July 2017

Logs of Thursday 13th July 2017

6220 @ 2030 Laser - 35444 “Summer Sun” by Texas
6260U @ 2044 BSR - S8-9 ID in Russian,  “The Sailorman Song” by BZN
1620 @ 2051 Utopia - 35444 ID and chat in Dutch & English, “Listen To The Music” by The Doobie Brothers, “Hippy Hippy Shake” by The Swinging Blue Jeans @ 2058
1636 @ 2121 Noordzee - 35434 Selection of old Dutch and German songs, ID and chat in Dutch
1638 @ 2137 Bluebird - 34434 Reporting to other stations (QSO) in Dutch
1645 @ 2158 Studio 69 / Spectrum FM - 35333 Chat in Dutch, modulation a bit “scruffy” – Status Quo & “Caroline”

A index = 4, K index = 1 @ 2215 UTC

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Logs of Wednesday 12th July 2017

6220 @ 2039 Laser HH - 35434 Slight data and SSB QRM, “Neon Rainbow” by The Box Tops, ID jingle, “Sara” by Fleetwood Mac
6205 @ 2045 Coast FM - 34434 “She Will Be Loved” by Maroon 5, ID jingle, “With or Without You” by U2
1620 @ 2049 Batavia - 24332-3 “Maggie May” by Rod Stewart
1631 @ 2053 Edelkampioen - 34434 Co-channel QRM, ID in Dutch, “Oh Rosalina” by De Four Tak
6369 @ 2131 R Republica da Banana - 24322-3 “Cachito De Mi Vida” by Flor Silvestre
1625 @ 2202 Jevenerstoker - 35333 Report for Edelkampioen (QSO)
1641 @ 2204 Monte Carlo - 34434 Report in QSO (In Dutch), “Visitors” by Koto
1625 @ 2248 Pandora - 35434 Polka style music (in QSO)

A index = 5, K index = 0 @ 2207 UTC

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Logs of Tuesday 11th July 2017

1611 @ 2013 Bluebird - 35444 Polka style music, ID and talk in Dutch, “Ein Abend Auf Der Heidi” by Kasermandin
6260 @ 2030 AWRS - 25322-3 ID and chat in English, Alex Warner radio Show, “Paranoid” by Black Sabbath
1630 @ 2033 Marianne - 35333 ID and email address, chat in Dutch, Dutch track, peaking 35444, “Bloemenfantasie” by Gerry Van Houtert
6219 @ 2056 Laser HH - 35434 “Precious Little Diamond” by Fox The Fox, adverts, ID, later 6220
6205 @ 2100 Coast FM - 34434 News from the UK, “Crazy For You” by Madonna, peaking 44434, slight co-channel QRM (sounds like a carrier)
1630 @ 2131 Monte Carlo - 35333 Reporting in QSO, greetings to listeners in Chat (in Dutch), “Just Because” by Frankie Yankovic
1632 @ 2136 Noordzee - 35333 Reporting to MC in QSO, “Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Honolulu Strand Bikini” by Club Honolulu

A index = 9, K index = 2 @ 2010 UTC

Monday, 10 July 2017

Logs of Monday 10th July 2017

6205 @ 2021 Coast FM - 34333 “Always” by Bon Jovi, co-channel QRM again on almost the same freq.
6260U @ 2027 BSR - S9 ID, email, “Hallo Venus Hallo Heidi Angelina” by Sneeuwbal Trio
1655 @ 2032 Relmus - 25333 “Wenn Der Kondor Seine Kreise Zieht” by Geschwister Hofmann, “Julia” by Go Back to the Zoo, peaking 35333
1639 @ 2040 Zwarte Panter - 2-35333 “Words” by The Bee Gees
6230 @ 2046 Laser HH - 35444 “Uptight (Everything’s Alright)” by Stevie Wonder
1620 @ 2225 Pandora - 35434 “You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet” by Bachman Turner Overdrive, peaks at 45434

A index = 10, K index = 1 @ 2231 UTC

Sunday, 9 July 2017

Logs of Sunday 9th July 2017

1635 @ 2003 Batavier - 35333 Chat in Dutch, Hawaiian style instrumental musi. CD 2005
1656 @ 2028 Relmus - 35333 Voice of Relmus in Dutch, “Tequila”, “Willie & The Hand Jive” by Johnny Otis
1638 @ 2033 Bluebird - 35444 Polka style music and ID from Chat, “Life Is For Living” by Barclay James Harvest @ 2148, greets to me @ 2206
6260 @ 2053 AWRS - 2-35333 “Kickstart My Heart” by Motley Crue, ID in English
6220 @ 2055 Laser - 35434 “Gypsy” by Fleetwood Mac
6205 @ 2058 Coast FM - 44433-4 Again co-channel QRM (?), “You To Me Are Everything” by Real Thing, 45444 @ 2137
1647 @ 2104 Witte Tornado en Lady - 35333 Storm static, ID from de Lady, “Kom Vanavond Bij Mij” by Corry en de Rekels
1620 @ 2138 Twentana - 35434 ID and chat in Dutch, polka music, Dutch track
1648 @ 2208 Monte Carlo - 35333 Reporting to Witte Tornado en Lady, “Visitors” by Koto

A index = 30, K index = 4 @ 2222 UTC

Saturday, 8 July 2017

Logs of Saturday 8th July 2017

6220 @ 1938 Laser HH - 35434 Peaks to 45434 “Bank Holiday weekend” broadcast recording, “A Walk In The Park” by Nick Straker Band
6390 @ 1947 Witte Reus - 23222 Greets to listeners on Chat, Huge QRM on the USB, peaks at 35333
3915L @ 2012 Dakota - S6-7 “Peggy Sue” by Buddy Holly, “Lea” by The Cats @ 2017
3905 @ 2014 Alice - 35434 Rockabilly music, “Eerst Zien En Dan Geloven” by Joe Harris
5830 @ 2045 RFD - 35434 “It’s A long Way To The Top (If You Wanna ..”  by AC/DC, greets to people on the Chat and ID
6285 @ 2053 Triple L (JT) - 45444 Triple L (Johnny Tobacco etc.), ID and “Vodka Anushka”
6240 @ 2110 Panda - 35333 ID and chat in English, “Cherry Cherry” by Jonathan King
1640 @ 2132 Yogi en Einstein - 35333 “Apache” by The Shadows
1651 @ 2134 Monte Carlo - 34444 Reporting to Noordzee, “Visitors” by Koto
1632 @ 2139 Batavier - 35333 “The Final Countdown” by Europe, ID jingle
1660 @ 2203 Noordzee - 35333 Reporting to other stations (QSO), German track

A index = 4, K index = 1 @ 2229 UTC

Friday, 7 July 2017

Logs of Friday 7th July 2017

6267 @ 2001 Mustang - 45444 “We’ve Gotta Get Out of This Place” by The Animals, “Frozen Flame” by Jeckyll & Hyde
6205 @ 2005 Atlantis FM - 34434 Co-channel QRM, “Brown Eyed Girl” by Van Morrison, ID, “She Drives Me Crazy” by Fine Young Cannibals
6423 @ 2007 Studio 52 - 25332-3 Dutch track, and more Dutch music, “Waar Wil Je Heen Gaan, M’n Liefste” by Armand @ 2029
6220 @ 2015 Laser HH - 3-45434 IC, Mike Andrews DJ, “Spice of Life” by Manhattan Transfer
1655 @ 2022 Relmus - 35333 & Wadloper, “Georgie” by Pussycat, “Reet Petite” by Jackie Wilson
3905 @ 2036 RPI - 35433 Powerliner ID & greets to people in Chat, “Julia” (Dutch song), “Valerie” by Steve Winwood @ 2044
6390 @ 2129 Blauwe Panter - 35434 ID, “Radar Love” by Golden Earring

A index = 5, K index = 2 @ 2205 UTC

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Logs of Thursday 6th July 2017

1638 @ 1953 Bluebird - 35434 “Kleine Annabella” by De Paladijns
6205 @ 1958 Coast FM - 34434 Coast FM ID, still co-channel QRM, News from Sky, “I Knew You Were Waiting” by George Michael & Aretha Franklin, 44444 @ 2030
6260 @ 2038 AWRS - 25322-3 “Walk In The Park” by Nick Straker Band, ID and chat in English.. this is the Alex Warner Radio Show
1630 @ 2046 Wilskracht - 35333 ID and chat in Dutch, “Trompetten Polka” by Gebroeders Brouwer, “Fernando” by ABBA

Storms in England and across the Netherlands and Germany made listening difficult this evening! 

A index = 4, K index = 0 @ 2011 UTC

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Logs of Wednesday 5th July 2017

6220 @ 1950 Laser - 35434 “If Only I Could” by Sydney Youngblood, 45434 @ 2040
6205 @ 1955 Coast FM - 32222 Occasional bursts of audio, another co-channel carrier (?) Relay of Tenerife station, “In The Shadows” by The Rasmus, improved to 33333 at times, 34433-4 @ 2039
3920 @ 2051 RPI - 35333 “Grocer Jack”, “Don’t Ever Wanna Lose You” by New England
1655 @ 2058 Wadloper - 35444 “Time Is Tight” by Booker T & The MGs, ID
1645 @ 2130 Vrolijke Mijnwerker - 35434 Dutch & polka style music. “De Polkaman”

A index = 3, K index = 0 @ 2148 UTC

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Logs of Tuesday 4th July 2017

1630 @ 1922 Marianne - 25322 ID, “Islands In The Sun”, 35333 @ 1956
1660 @ 1957 Digitaal - 35434 “True Love That’s A Wonder”  by Sandy Coast
1638 @ 2022 Bluebird - 35434 Peaking 45444, “Du Hast Ihre Augen” by Jurgen Renfordt
1633 @ 2115 Noordzee - 34333 Reporting to Marianne, “Visitors” by Koto
3920 @ 2118 RPI (Powerliner) - 35434 “Maybe Tomorrow Maybe Tonight” by Earth & Fire

Good to hear Powerliner back on the air again after quite a long break. Hope to hear that signal again soon ...

A index = 5, K index = 1 @ 2114 UTC

Monday, 3 July 2017

Logs of Monday 3rd July 2017

6205 @ 2029 Atlantis (Tenerife) - 44434 « Philadelphia Freedom » by Elton John
1620 @ 2033 Bluebird - 35434 « Dans Nog Eenmaal Met Mij » by The Fouryo’s
1635 @ 2035 Ruisbreker - 25333 « Als De Rozen Bloeien In Athene » by Gert en Hermien, Ronalisa song
1629 @ 2058 Vrolijke Mijnwerker - 35434 ID, chat in Dutch, Dutch music

I have returned home from the Summer Meeting in the Netherlands; I had a great time and met some radio friends that I had not previously seen and it was good to catch up with "old" friends! These meetings are always too short!

A index = 7, K index = 1 @ 2157 UTC