March 19, 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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March 18, 2017

English domestic radio broadcasts in Hong Kong

I’ve been to HK four times, the last sojourn was in January 2016. In this travel, went to HK and neighboring areas with my wife and son for one week, with my Eton Satellit and ER-C57WR (ex C Crane CC...

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March 09, 2017

Domestic radio broadcasts in Philippines

I’ve been to Philippines once, however the travel was done in 20 years ago and only within central part of Manila. One of my wife’s friends, a Japanese woman married with Filipino man, now lives in Cebu - Central Visayas....

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March 08, 2017

the verification card from the SBS radio (Shizuoka, Japan)

Shizuoka Prefecture is an elongated region following the coast of the Pacific Ocean at the Suruga Bay. In the west, the prefecture extends deep into the Japan Alps. In the east, it becomes a narrower coast bounded in the north...

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March 07, 2017

English domestic radio broadcasts in Taiwan

I've been to Taipei four times. (two travels were only transfer...) As for Taiwan, I guess two English broadcasters are available.   【Radio Taiwan International (RTI)】 They're one of the world's oldest radio stations that is still in operation today,...

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March 06, 2017

English domestic radio broadcasts in South Korea

I’m sure that several English radio stations are available in South Korea. For a wider variety, listening to online radio is good option because of the widespread adoption of the internet in this country.   【Public broadcasters】 Korean Broadcasting System...

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March 05, 2017

English domestic radio broadcasts in Japan -3

About MegaNet; The following four regional FM private stations established Megalopolis Radio Network(MegaNet), linking Japan's international FM radio stations and covering more than 65% of Japan's population.   1) InterFM897  89.7MHz (10kW) in Tokyo Also on 76.5 MHz (300W) in...

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March 04, 2017

English domestic radio broadcasts in Japan -2

American Forces Network. AFN-Japan, formerly the Far East Network (FEN), has one full-power VHF terrestrial TV outlet. Located on Okinawa, is the halfway between Kyushu and Taiwan, atop the Rycom Plaza Housing area in the central part of the island,...

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March 03, 2017

English domestic radio broadcasts in Japan

I’d like to describe the details of domestic English broadcasts in Japan. First of all, about NHK (radio 2 - studying program).  NHK is the abbreviation of Nippon Hoso Kyokai (it means ‘Japan Broadcasting Corporation’).   They have a diverse...

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March 02, 2017

The current status of complementary (supplementary) FM as of March 2 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 description...

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February 27, 2017

World Radio Map dot com

My reception locations are worldwide, so need to keep up with latest information of local radio services, accordingly have been a member of BDXC and ARDXC.   In many cases, maps and atlases are key tools to facilitate intellectual curiosity,...

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February 26, 2017

【Notice】 Caution of translation

Hi visitors!   Despite of technology evolution, especially in information technology, the translation of language isn't always properly even now.   Please do not trust the translated contents, it is so awful and sometimes it shows totally opposit meanings.  ...

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February 12, 2017

The past posts of 'travel_and_listening' category

Why don't we savor 'simple listening' on the sidelines of travel? The following list is all past posts of 'travel_and_listening' category, except heard in Japan, amounts to no less than 24 countries/regions and six continents.   Posted yyyy/mm, location, (the...

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February 11, 2017

DAB+ services are now expanding in Australia!

I'm the only Japanese member of ARDXC (Australian Radio DX Club), have been to Australia twice, Sydney and Perth.     According to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), DAB+ services are expanding across Australia with trials in Canberra and...

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February 10, 2017

The ‘Seoul AM radio listening guide’

The ‘Seoul AM Radio Listening Guide’ is a three-hour documentary broadcast narrated by Chris Kadlec, based in MI, the US. (He'd stayed in South Korea from 2009 to 2016)   It also takes a look at propaganda and signal jamming...

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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