Frequency FM – Leeds

Frequency FM were first heard in May 2006 They broadcast from Leeds on 88.1 FM, with a format of Drum & Bass, often with an MC rapping over the music. From the start they were a professional outfit with a very powerful signal, much stronger than any previous pirates from Leeds. They had very high…

Twilight FM – Hull

Twilight Fm were first heard in 1993 on 105.4 FM. In the early days they played mostly pop music, but as time went on, they played more dance music. Arguments over music policy did cause a split at one point, with some DJs leaving to start Buzz FM on 106.6, and Sweet FM. After a…

Emergency FM – Bradford

In the 1980s Edzy was a member of the reggae, house and hip hop into over-the-top, bass-heavy dance music band, Unique 3. They pressed up a few white labels of a track called The Theme and found themselves with a massive underground hit on their hands.  They were swiftly signed by Virgin subsidiary Ten Records…

Fantasy FM – Sheffield

Fantasy FM broadcast from Sheffield on 101.9 FM. If anyone has any more information on Fantasy FM, please contact The Pirate Archive. Downloads To download, right click and ‘Save As’ Audio Fantasy FM – 101.9 – Sheffield – Asterix & Space – Late 1991 61 mins Fantasy FM – 101.9 – Sheffield – Easy D…

Rush FM – York

Rush FM broadcast from York on 106.1 FM. If anyone has any more information on Rush FM, please contact The Pirate Archive. Downloads To download, right click and ‘Save As’ Audio Rush FM – 106.1 – York – DJ Qwiff – 1999 62 mins Rush FM – 106.1 – York – JV – 1999 15…

Ovaload FM – Hull

Ovaload FM broadcast from Hull on 107.3 FM. If anyone has any more information on Ovaload FM, please contact The Pirate Archive. Downloads To download, right click and ‘Save As’ Audio Ovaload FM – 107.3 – Hull – DJ Carlos – 2005 47 mins Ovaload FM – 107.3 – Hull – DJ Easyflow – 2005…

Dance FM – Grimsby

Many towns and cities across the UK have had a station called Dance FM. One of them was Grimsby. They broadcast at weekends during the late 90s and into the early 2000s. More information is available on their Facebook page: Dance FM – Grimsby – Facebook Downloads To save any item from this list then…

Radio Veronica – Bradford

Radio Veronica was first heard in the spring of 1987. They broadcast from Bradford, but their strong signal could be heard over a wide area. Initially, their broadcasts took place on Sunday evenings from 8pm into the night. They were mainly on 105.5 FM, but occasionally 104.9 FM was used. By late summer, Veronica was…