Tag: pirate radio

FCC confirms record breaking $2.3 million fine against NYC pirate radio

Custodians of a dead medium want you to know how MAD! they are that the Ayoras of Radio Impacto 2 won't return their letters.

Feds claim a pirate radio station is hiding in a space launch facility

Spaceport America got a love letter from the FCC in connection with "unauthorized radio signals" on the FM band.

Pirate radio broadcasters face record $2.3 million fine

Radio Impacto 2 becomes the first victim of radio industry lobbying with a huge FCC fine.

Broadcasters Vow to Crush Pirate Radio

Fines up to $2 million and more await pirate radio broadcasters caught under a new bill aiming for unanimous approval in Congress.

Meet the New Outlaws of the Airwaves. Like Everything Else, You Can Find Them on YouTube

Pirate radio is thriving on YouTube where people seek the community and intimacy long gone from personalized streaming and crappy terrestrial radio.

In The Groove: Welcome to the New Issue of 5 Mag

Bigger, thicker, stronger: a completely redesigned 5 Mag and our longest issue ever with features on underground legend Danny J. Lewis, DJ Aakmael, Pirate Radio, Streaming in Africa, the history of the 808 and its clones, new podcasts, reviews and more.

Pirate Radio in the US is Booming. Here Comes the Crackdown.

Massive enforcement actions are taking down record numbers of pirate radio broadcasters in the US, and now Congress is getting involved.

Get Snazzy: Meet UK Producer Stevie B.

I've noticed that those who have an amazing ear for music - especially those championing that '90s-tinged garage sound - tend to be...

Confessions of a Radio Pirate

Electronic music, as we've lamented time and time again in these pages, is nowhere on the radio spectrum in Chicago. Outside of a record...