Kept meaning to share this meant to scan it at a higher resolution. It’s from an old 4th Dimension (a children’s radio show from way back when) I found tucked away at my parents. Clearly it’s Kenny and his then wife Lee pottering around their country farmhouse.
I’ve made me peace with DAB radio. I just think of it as the new AM/MW which adjusts my expectations accordingly.
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I have to say that 101.ru easy listening (net radio station) is my new aural nitrazepam of choice. Pass the sonic prescription medication.
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Australian radio quiz asks for name of London Mayor.Amazingly one caller knows his first name.”So it’s Boris..?” Confident answer: “Yeltsin”
“That was George Harrison there. He was influenced by all things Indian wasn’t he? From a time when we looked to India for spiritual enlightenment rather than banking and support enquiries”
Radio Scilly DJ underlines his radio hyper local credentials with a questionable comment following the playing of a George Harrison track.
I bloody hate DAB radio.I’ve owned two DAB capable models and had problems with reception on both. But the other day I saw a video on youtube where somebody improved reception by placing other aerials in a tri pattern near the radio to act as a distributed aerial.
In my case I improvised with a desk lamp and a metalic flask. Incredibly it appears to work and boosts the signal to a thershold level where I’m not continually listening to a broadcast by Norman Collier or accompanied by that characteristic DAB burbling that gives the impression of radio broadcast whilst drowning.