April 28, 2017

FM in April 2017 (in Osaka, Japan)

Why don't we savor 'simple listening' by a small receiver, on the sidelines of travel?   I’d stayed in Osaka for a few days last week, went to the ‘Kuchu-Teien’ while this travel, with my PL-380. The word ‘Kuchu-Teien’ means...

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April 27, 2017

FM in February 2017 (in Colombo, Sri Lanka)

Why don't we savor 'simple listening' by a small receiver on the sidelines of travel?   A BDXC member, Axel Roese, based in North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany), went to Sri Lanka on a business trip for a few days in last...

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April 16, 2017

Brilliant! World Radio Map dot com

Our reception locations are worldwide. Why don't we savor 'simple listening' on the sidelines of travel?   【Reference】 The following post includes global listenings (except in Japan), amounts to no less than 24 countries/regions and six continents. http://listening-overseas.air-nifty.com/radio/2017/02/the-past-posts.html across Japan....

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April 15, 2017

Radio Stations in the UK & Ireland New 2017 (26th) edition is now available!

This comprehensive 76-page directory of UK mediumwave and FM radio stations covers all BBC, commercial, and community radio stations as well as low power AM/FM services operating with long-term licenses.   It is a must for anyone interested in UK...

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April 14, 2017

Thailand settles on DAB+, Viva digital Radio!

I’ve been to Thailand twice, however both travels were only within Bangkok and neighbors, only took very short time for local radio listening.   It’s awfully friendly and fun loving, exotic and tropical, cultured and historic country. It radiates a...

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April 13, 2017

Over 50 million DAB receivers, now sold Worldwide!

As you may know, Norway is now the first country in the world to initiate the digital switchover from FM radio broadcasting to DAB+. National FM networks will be phased out gradually throughout 2017, region by region, starting with Nordland...

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April 12, 2017

The current status of complementary (supplementary) FM as of April 12 2017

As I posted, complementary (supplementary) FM services (including ‘Wide FM’) have been started one after another, among 48 commercial (private) MW stations in Japan. I'd like to describe the latest situation in this time, as this is the only English...

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April 11, 2017

The verification card from the NBC radio (Nagasaki, Japan)

Nagasaki prefecture is located on the west part of Kyushu, including Tsushima and Iki islands, the capital is Nagasaki City.   I’ve been to there plenty of times, the last travel was in April 2016, for the sake of local...

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April 10, 2017

The verification card from the RKK Radio (Kumamoto, Japan)

Kumamoto prefecture located on the central part of Kyushu, famous for Mt. Aso, Kumamoto Castle, Kuma-mon, etc. I’ve been to many times, because there’re a lot of scenic and comfortable places and close to Fukuoka.   (Kumamoto Prefecture) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kumamoto_Prefecture  ...

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April 09, 2017

The verification card from the RCC Radio (Hiroshima, Japan)

Hiroshima prefecture located in the ‘Chugoku’ (means ‘Central’) region on Honshu island, the capital is Hiroshima City.     I’ve been to Hiroshima City approx. five times, the last travel was in 2015, on private, with my wife and son....

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April 08, 2017

The verification card from the NBC Radio Saga (Saga, Japan)

Saga is a prefecture in the northwest part of the island of Kyushu, Japan. It touches both the Sea of Japan and the Ariake Sea. The western part of the prefecture is a region famous for producing ceramics and porcelain,...

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April 07, 2017

The verification card from the Nankai-hoso (Ehime, Japan)

Ehime prefecture is in northwestern of Shikoku island, Japan. The capital is Matsuyama City, is the largest city on Shikoku, with a population of over 500,000 and an abundance of historical and cultural resources such as the famous Matsuyama Castle...

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April 02, 2017

The past posts of 'travel_and_listening' category (in Japan)

Why don't we savor 'simple listening' on the sidelines of travel? The following list is almost all past posts of 'travel_and_listening' category, heard in Japan, sorted them by ten geographical regions.   Reference : the following post includes global listenings...

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April 01, 2017

cherry blossom viewing period in Tokyo area

Tokyo's cherry blossom season has been an interesting one so far, having officially started ten days ago (March 21) ahead of the rest of the country's cities, but then, stalling slightly due to a period of cooler temperatures.   The...

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March 31, 2017

FM in March 2017 (in Hakata / Fukuoka City)

I’d stayed in Fukuoka City, Kyushu in this week. I'd lived in a central part of this city for one and a half years in seven years ago. It's a big city and nice place because of a lot of...

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DX International

  • DX International
    From the UK. Contains a selection of Chrissy's articles mostly published in Radio User (the UK based monthly magazine)

Seoul Radio Listening Guide

  • The Seoul AM Radio Listening Guide
    This is a three-hour documentary broadcast narrated by Chris Kadlec (based in MI, the US) that looks at the AM band as heard in Seoul, Korea after dark.

World Radio Map

British DX Club

  • BDXC official web site
    Since 1974 (as the Twickenham DX Club) The more appropriate current title was adopted in 1979. We now a large UK-based membership as well as a substantial number of overseas members.

Australian Radio DX Club

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