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Short Wave Radio


“I would have remained a music-illiterate myself, had I not been in bed one monsoon with asthma, and listened to the radio to fill the hours. Around 2 a.m., I chanced upon some haunting music being played on the General Overseas Service of All India Radio. While the rest of India slept I listened, and was converted…” – Ramachandra Guha


Station: All India Radio (General Overseas Service IV – W/NW Africa) (IND)
Frequency: 9445 kHz
Transmitter: Mumbai, India (19N11 072E49)
Rec Date: Thu 10-Sep-2009 : 2151 UTC

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  1. greg on October 28th, 2009

    sounds like that could be shikumar sharma maybe…..sounds cool with the phasing and waves of static.

  2. J RYAN on October 30th, 2009

    this so makes me want to buy a short wave. thank you.