Saturday, March 14, 2009

Blog Logs - Brazil

All time UTC // parallel frequency *sign-on sign-off*

Broadcast in Portuguese

4744.95 Rádio Imaculada Conciecao, Campo Grande, 0346 – 0404. SIO 0346. Lively ballad to male announcer, 0349 “Radio Imaculada Conciecao, Campo Grande, Brasil.” Program previews to 0351 and Brazilian music. Station ID at 0400 and announcers' talk. Signal fading 0404 during talk. Fair signal except for CODAR interference. (Taylor, WI/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

4885.01 Rádio Clube do Para, Belem. 326-0332.Male enhanced talk to music break. Station ID and frequency quote at 0327. Many mentions of " Para' ", heard in LSB. S-9+10 signal peak. Light QSB with strong rustle & static crackles at times. Signal fair. (Giovanni Serra, Italy/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

4885, Rádio Clube do Para, Belem. 0455-0508. Full station ID at 0500. Latin style pop music. I have not heard techno on this station in quite some time. Good signal quality. (Joe Wood, TN/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

4885, Rádio Clube do Pará, Belém, 2140-0605, 2200 and 2400. Announcements to ID as, "Rádio Clube." Lively Brazilian and Carnival songs, "Musica madrugada." SINPO 33443, QRM 4885 Radio Dif. Acreana, Rio Branco, AC (presumed). (Boc15, Petersen and Romero/DX Window # 372)

4885, Rádio Dif. Acrena, Rio Branco, AC, 0328. Talk and advertisement string with many mentions of Rio Branco. Signal fair-good. (Ronda/DX Window 372)

4914.96, Rádio Difusora de Macapa, 0508-0521. Male announcers' unclear talk. Slow songs from DJ, heard best in LSB, fast QSB and strong rustle mostly nulled, noting slight station splatter at times. (Giovanni Serra, Italy/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

4985, Rádio Brasil Central, Goiania, 0910. High-energy DJ noted just above the noise level playing easy listening music. Station ads and station slogans. (Bruce Barker,PA
/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

4985, Rádio Brasil Central, Goiânia, 2150-0340, 1500, 1600, 1700 and 2200. Talk and announcements to lively Brazilian Carnival songs. Time announcement and station ID. SINPO 35343. (Boc15 and Petersen/DX Window # 372)

4985, Rádio Brasil Central, Goiania, 0525-0605. Romantic music to pop songs and Latin American ballads (Paul Young's Don't Dream it's Over)with male DJ's talk. Station's brief jingles (presumed IDs) by lady's announcement, all at times between music program. Two IDs at 0602 to announcement and music mix of chorus song and music pause. Signal heard with S-9+5 quality of signal peak in LSB, then in USB from 0542, during morning grey line in Rome. Noted signal almost fair. (Giovanni Serra, Italy/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

5969.9, Rádio Itatiaia, Belo Horizonte, In the clear at 2302, on a free channel with Carnival program, but very weak with S1 signal level. (Schliephacke/DX Window # 372)

6000 Rádio Guaiba. Announcers' talk at 0955, then canned promo ID by announcer. Additional "canned" announcements to time check. "Rádio Nacional do Brasil" promotional. Interference from hetrodyne on 5999.9. Wiped out by who else but co-channel WYFR at 1000. (Dave Valko, PA/Cumbre DX)

6010, Rádio Inconfidencia, Belo Horizont, 0940. Beautiful Portuguese ballads. Noted interference from another Latin on frequency, but could neither identify nor null it out. (Bruce Barker,PA/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

6010.00, Rádio Inconfidência, Belo Horizonte, 0525-0550, Constant talk all 25 minutes, mentioning Sâo Paulo and Bahia, adjacent QRM and from *0545 Belarus on 6010SINPO 34343, but clandestine Radio Republica not heard, as expected! (Anker Petersen/DX Window # 372)

6019.66, Rádio Gaucha, Porto Alegro, 0840. Five-minute block of advertisements, canned station promos, and IDs. Theme from Goldfinger, then into soft Portuguese ballads. Should be 6020. (Bruce Barker, PA/NASWA Flashsheet # 372)

6089.95 Rádio Bandierantes 0949. Apparent news program from male host. Mentions of
of São Paulo. Usual cat meowing at 1052. Fair signal quality. (Dave Valko,PA/Cumbre DX)

6135, Rádio Aparecida, Aparecida, 2330-2345, Western inspired music, ID at 2340. Not heard on 5035, 34343. (Bredahl Jorgensen/DX Window # 372)

6150, Rádio Record, São Paulo, 2321-2344. Various fast-talking men to station identification, jingles and advertisements. Signal poor to fair. (Rich D'Angelo/ DX Window # 372)

9565, Rádio Tupi (Super Rádio Deus é Amor), Curitiba, 1010-1013. Religious talk, SINPO 24322. (Méndez/DX Window # 372)

9630, Rádio Aparecida, Aparecida, 1038-1045. Religious talk, SINPO 14322. (Méndez/DX Window # 372)

9819.47, Rádio Nove de Julho, São Paulo, 1330-1335. Station identification as; "A Radio Nove da Julho, emissora catolica......". Time check to program conducted by male and female. SINPO 34433.(Arnaldo Slaen, Argentina/DX Window # 372)

11765, Rádio Tupi (Super Rádio Deus é Amor), Curitiba, 1013-1017. Religious programming // 9565, 34333. (Méndez). Also heard at 0340-0350, religious talk, hymns, priest shouting to audience. SINPO 25443. (Anker Petersen/DX Window # 372)