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CHANNEL 292 SHORTWAVE SHOWCASE SET FOR SEPTEMBER 7!!!

Posted by powerpopclassics on August 28, 2020 at 2:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Showcase 292 will air with time donated by the station on Radio Channel 292 from Rohrbach, Germany on September 7 from 2100 to 2200 UTC on 3955, 6070 and 9670 kHz. This is Channel 292’s first collaborative simulcast featuring five music and variety programs that appear on its weekly schedule – Alt Universe Top 40 (rock), Encore (classical music), From the Isle of Music (Cuban music), Uncle Bill’s Melting Pot (world and novelty music) and the Voice of the Report of the Week ...

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BE SURE TO CATCH OUR SPECIAL SHOW THIS WEEKEND!!!

Posted by powerpopclassics on July 17, 2020 at 3:30 PM Comments comments (1)

BE SURE TO CATCH OUR SPECIAL SHOW THIS WEEKEND!!!

 

Just as a reminder, the Alt Universe Top 40 radio show is simulcast by Channel 292 every Saturday at 11:00 UTC on 7440 kHz and 6070 kHz to Europe, and broadcast by WRMI (Radio Miami International) to North America on 9455 kHz (9.455 Megahertz) every Saturday at 10:00 p.m. Eastern. WRMI airs a repeat of the show on Sunday at 9:00 p.m. Eastern on 9395 kHz, and Channel 292 airs a repeat of the show on Thursdays at 10:00...

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CAN'T WAIT TO LISTEN TO SOME SHORTWAVE ON THE BEACH!

Posted by powerpopclassics on June 19, 2020 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (1)

Hello again, friends!  It is vacation time again, which means that some of you will have heard the next two shows on Alt Universe Top 40.  Tomorrow, Channel 292 and WRMI will both broadcast a repeat from April 27, 2019, which happens to be the 2nd most popular episode we have ever had, judging from reception reports, emails, and Mixcloud messages.  Also, the following Saturday will be a repeat of the January 4, 2020 show.  Personally, I look forward to catching one of my f...

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SWLing PUBLISHES FEATURE ON OUR SHOW!!

Posted by powerpopclassics on May 6, 2020 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

We are thrilled that The SWLing Post has published a short feature on our show, announcing our addition to the WRMI schedule!  THANK YOU TROY REIDEL for making the announcement on such an esteemed website!  This is what they said:

 

New Program: ALT UNIVERSE TOP 40

Written and produced by Indie Rock veteran John McMullan of The Trend, Alt Universe Top 40 is a genre-hopping weekly radio countdown that combines real-life chart achievements with “...

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WRMI BROADCASTS US TO NORTH AMERICA!

Posted by powerpopclassics on May 4, 2020 at 6:00 PM Comments comments (0)

We are absolutely THRILLED to now be broadcast to North America through the transmitters of WRMI, Radio Miami International!  Every Saturday night at 10:00p.m. Eastern/9:00p.m. Central, be sure to listen for us on 9455 kHz if you are anywhere in North America!  On Sunday nights, we will be broadcast on 9395 kHz at 9:00p.m. Eastern/8:00p.m. Central!  And, our times for Channel 292 to Europe are still the same!  11:00 UTC on Saturdays (simulcast on 6070 kHz and 7440 kHz) wit...

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THANK YOU FOR LISTENING TO MARIE'S SHOW!

Posted by powerpopclassics on April 13, 2020 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

A couple of weeks ago, my incredibly talented daughter Marie took the show over, and, according to all the feedback I have received, basically made it her own!  One very loyal listener sent us the message, "MORE MARIE AND LESS JOHN T.!"  Others were less direct, but the message was certainly received on this end!  After checking reception reports and Mixcloud statistics, it appears that Marie's show was heard by an audience of approximately FIVE TIMES our normal group!!  I...

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CHANNEL 292 TO RUN AUT40 MARATHON!!

Posted by powerpopclassics on March 10, 2020 at 2:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Here is some exciting news!  On March 18, 2020, Shortwave Radio Station CHANNEL 292 will run back to back episodes of ALT UNIVERSE TOP 40 for 12 non-stop hours on their 6070 kHz frequency!  That's right!  TWELVE shows in a row!  So, if you need to catch up on one you have missed, be sure to tune in!  Stay tuned for more information about this MARATHON!!

BUSY WITH REAL WORK AND BASKETBALL: REPEATING THE SEPT 21 SHOW!

Posted by powerpopclassics on February 7, 2020 at 11:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Based upon the craziness of my schedule these past couple of weeks, tomorrow's show will be a repeat of the September 21, 2019 show.  We will be back with an all-new episode (EPISODE 40, if you can believe that) NEXT Saturday!  Thank you for listening, and keep on smiling through the static!!

OVER-THE-AIR AIRCHECKS ON MIXCLOUD!

Posted by powerpopclassics on January 30, 2020 at 8:45 AM Comments comments (0)
Be sure to check out our Mixcloud profile (which can be accessed on our "LINKS" page) for our new feature:  OVER-THE-AIR 
AIRCHECKS!  Whenever the reception is moderate to good, we will post as many airchecks of the show as we can.  We only 
began doing so after we discovered that Mixcloud's "Digital Identifier" could track most musical selections even through
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UPDATED SCHEDULE!

Posted by powerpopclassics on November 23, 2019 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Here is an update to our schedule for the remainder of 2019.  Tomorrow's broadcast on 7440 kHz will be a repeat of Episode 19 from July 15.  Our next new episode will be December 7.  Thanks for listening, and keep on smiling through the static!!


November 23: Repeat of Episode 19

 

November 30: Repeat of Episode 7

 

December 07: Episode 35 (new)

 

December 14: Episode 36 (new Christmas s...

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