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Radio Caroline

Rating: 4.9 Reviews: 15
Radio Caroline has very interesting history. It was launched in 1964 by Ronan O’Rahilly as an alternative to mainstream radio stations and a protest against the monopoly of record companies who controlled all popular radio stations. This was an offshore pirate radio as Ronan didn’t obtain any license. His first studio was based on a 702-ton passenger ferry and he broadcasted from international waters. Show more
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On the air Radio Caroline

Live Radio Caroline - www.radiocaroline.co.uk (19:24)
18:21 Billy Bragg - The Midnight Special
18:20 Radio Caroline - www.radiocaroline.co.uk (19:20)
Radio Caroline playlist

TOP songs on Radio Caroline

CHRISTINE AND THE THE QUEENS - ChristineCHRISTINE AND THE THE QUEENS - Christine
Paul McCartney - People Want Peace
The Black Lillies - Ten Years
Razorlight - Olympus Sleeping
Paul Carrack - Amazing
Blue October - All That We Are
Plain White T's - Bury Me
Kodaline - Head Held High
Billy F Gibbons - Missin' Yo' Kissin'
Angel 42The Artisanals — Angel 42

Radio Caroline reviews

  • 4
    14.04.2018
    quite nice i wish i could find back the best one hundred top songs which i reorded on an alod tape recorder
  • 5
    06.04.2018
    receiving on mw goes very well in Alkmaar(netherlands)also the hifi sound on the laptop is excelent.
  • 5
    03.04.2018
    Also congratulations on gaining your AM license at long last :)
  • 5
    27.03.2018
    Caroline still the one!!!
  • 5
    16.03.2018
    Well done peter!
  • 5
    11.02.2018
    very very nice radio💖🏵👍👍👍👍
  • 4
    06.02.2018
    Super...y love
  • 5
    07.01.2018
    Awesome
  • 5
    29.12.2017
    the best radio . ecoute en FRANCE
  • 5
    22.12.2017
    back in 1964 was tops and now its the same thank you everyone concerned just needs some of the past dj's. to make it number 1 station.

Information about the radio

O’Rahilly gave the name Carolina to his station and his ship after Caroline Kennedy, daughter of the U.S. President. There was a time when this radio station was extremely popular, but it always had semi-legal (and sometimes illegal) status. Radio Caroline changed the ships several times and was sponsored by different people at different periods. People say that at some point even John Lennon funded them.
Currently Radio Caroline broadcasts via satellite and from time to time by so-called restricted service license. It plays album-oriented rock from the 1960s to the present. At our website you can listen to Radio Carolina online. Bookmark this page with a live stream of this radio. Or download our free app for listening to this radio station on your smartphone.

Radio contacts

Address: Radio Caroline, PO Box 12524, Maldon, Essex, CM9 9EX

Phone: +44 (0)208 340 3831

Email: studio@radiocaroline.co.uk

Skype (text messaging only): radio.caroline

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