International radio

The Short Waves: W3XAL, Bound Brook, New Jersey

28 March 2024

Experimental transmissions from NBC in 1938

The Short Waves: W2XAD and W2XAF

27 March 2024

Experimental transmissions from NBC in 1935

The Short Waves: W3XAU – Philadelphia

26 March 2024

Experimental transmissions from CBS in 1935

“I think that any disc jockey must be friendly and not talk down to his audience”

5 December 2023

so says popular DJ from ‘down under’ BARRY ALLDIS

Huizen-Hilversum-Kootwijk: The Riddle Answered

20 November 2023

The mystery that is Dutch broadcasting

Broadcasting in Finland

20 February 2023

A photo tour of YLE

Old Problems in a New Country

19 December 2022

Change is coming to radio in New Zealand

When the President Broadcasts

11 November 2022

Behind the scenes of an FDR fireside chat

Radio Berlin International

3 October 2022

What’s on and how to tune into East Germany’s international service in the 1960s

The Empire Short-Wave Service

23 September 2022

The BBC’s chief engineer talks shortwave listeners through the best aerials and automatic volume controls for hearing the BBC Empire Service

Germany prepares for the Olympic Games

12 September 2022

Germany is busy setting up telephone circuits and radio relays for their two Olympic Games

U.S.S.R. Broadcasting

24 August 2022

Development in broadcasting in the Soviet Union

Windward Islands Broadcasting Service

25 July 2022

The BBC helps set up a new broadcaster… in the middle of a hurricane


20 September 2021

The BBC African Service has to move fast when Rhodesia unilaterally declares independence

We’re TM

23 August 2021

Think TM is all about jingles? Think on!

What Of Radio Luxembourg?

25 November 2020

It’s all change for Europe’s wavelengths in 1934… but what will Radio Luxembourg do?

‘Lord Haw Haw’ to face treason charge

16 November 2020

Germany calling, Germany calling, Germany calling no more

Monument to an Engineer’s Hobby

10 April 2019

Westinghouse recalls the history of KDKA in 1939

Nation shall speak loudly unto nation

4 March 2019

A habit picked up in a hot war carries over into the Cold War: countries shouting at each other over shortwave radio

Coming your way soon – the voice of Radio Homespun

14 January 2019

The government has promised to vanquish the pirates and then introduce local radio across the UK. But what will the new stations sound like? The Daily Express in 1966 listens in to Manx Radio to find out

Radio and the war

26 July 2018

The attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 provokes major change at the US radio networks

Small world, big circles

15 September 2014

Radio speaks peace until war comes

Hitler’s Radio

7 January 2008

The story of the Volksempfänger

When the Airwaves Sang…

1 July 2007

Nigel Stapley hits the SW Bands

Tuning In Down Under

9 April 2007

Glenn Aylett touches the dial in Perth

Australian experience

15 August 2001

Learning to make radio in Australia

Your station of the stars 1

15 August 2001

The world’s greatest radio station

The first word in jingles

15 August 2001

Welcome to PAMS

Your Station of the Stars 2

15 August 2001

From the Grand Duchy to your living room

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Liverpool, Friday 17 May 2024