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by Gary Edwards
Wed Sep 21, 2022 7:12 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Pirate Radio Podcast

Episode 8 now available: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/8 This time they're chatting to Luke The Duke, one of the leading lights from North West London Rock'n'Roll pirate, Radio City. He also talks about his involvement with other stations including getting DBC on the air and the truth behind K...
by Gary Edwards
Wed Sep 21, 2022 7:10 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Pirate Radio Podcast

Episode 7 now available: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/7 In episode 7 they are in conversation with Gary Drew. His love for soul music and pirate radio encouraged him and some friends to set up East London soul station Melody FM in the mid 1980's. They chat about this and what he has been doin...
by Gary Edwards
Sat Aug 27, 2022 10:35 am
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Pirate Radio Podcast

Episode 6 now available: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/6 In episode 6 they chat to Colin Noble, presenter from London rock radio station Alice's Restaurant. He tells them how he went from rock fan and listener to presenter on the station. More on Alice's here: https://www.thepiratearchive.net/...
by Gary Edwards
Sat Aug 27, 2022 10:34 am
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Pirate Radio Podcast

Episode 5 now available: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/5 In this episode they chat with Ivor Herdson (Mark Ashton) from RFL 92FM, County Radio and Skyline Radio about how he got involved in pirate radio in the first place and how a surprise knock on the door dragged him back to full time radio.
by Gary Edwards
Tue Aug 02, 2022 5:50 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Pirate Radio Podcast

Episode 4 now available: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/4 Known to the listeners of Merseyside and the North West of England as Steve West, we hear about his time on Radio Jackie North, MAR and many other stations. He tells us about almost being blown off the top of a 22 story tower block, laug...
by Gary Edwards
Wed Jul 13, 2022 10:37 am
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Pirate Radio Podcast

Episode 3 now available: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/3 Featuring.....Steve Marshall!.......no not that one, this is the London one. He was a listener, then helper, then presenter on London soul station Radio Invicta, after which he joined The Voice of Peace somewhere in the Mediterranean and...
by Gary Edwards
Wed Jun 29, 2022 10:55 am
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: Pirate Radio Podcast

Episode 2 now available: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/ In this episode they talk to Land-Based Pirate Radio legend and founder of Radio Jackie, Nick Catford, (or Michael Knight if you prefer). They chat about the early days, the raids, The Gotts court case, going 24 hours and the fall and ris...
by Gary Edwards
Mon Jun 20, 2022 6:50 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Pirate Radio Podcast
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Pirate Radio Podcast

One of the guys from the Land Based Pirate Radio of the 70’s & 80’s Facebook group has done a podcast: https://piratepod7080.transistor.fm/ The first episode features a chat with Pyers Easton, who was the transmitter engineer for many pirate radio stations in the 1970's and 80's including LMR (1...
by Gary Edwards
Mon Jun 20, 2022 6:45 pm
Forum: General - Non Pirate
Topic: Black Country Radio
Replies: 18
Views: 3048

Re: Black Country Radio

Now also transmitting on 92.2.

I guess that's the planned Dudley relay .