Songs about satellites

sonnetpete

sonnetpete

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7,306
My Satellite Setup
Laminas 1.2M fibre dish with an IBU, on a Clarke Tech USALS motor, covering 57E - 24.5W to an Octagon SX88. Displayed on a 20" Dyon LED TV.

Seperate 80 cm dish on 28E with a Humax Freesat for SWMBO.
Free Sat V8 meter. Sony Bravia 46" LCD, Sony BluRay and Home Cinema.
My Location
Normandy, France
Telstar - The Tornadoes


Tasmin Archer - Sleeping Satellite

 
2cvbloke

2cvbloke

Bulbs need shelter too...
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9,605
My Satellite Setup
No satellite stuff for the moment (aside from a 43cm minidish that was on the house already), Samsung SyncMaster T27B550 Smart TV & Monitor, and a few computers...
My Location
Near Pontop Pike, Co. Durham
Darn, the only two I knew of are taken... :-rofl2
 
PaulR

PaulR

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My Satellite Setup
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My Location
Wirral, NW UK and Vaucluse, France.
Telstar - The Tornadoes
My first thought as well! Although, strictly speaking, can it be a song if it's an instrumental? Meh, who cares!

Anyway, how about Mr Apollo from the Bonzos?

 
sonnetpete

sonnetpete

Grumpy Old Moderator
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7,306
My Satellite Setup
Laminas 1.2M fibre dish with an IBU, on a Clarke Tech USALS motor, covering 57E - 24.5W to an Octagon SX88. Displayed on a 20" Dyon LED TV.

Seperate 80 cm dish on 28E with a Humax Freesat for SWMBO.
Free Sat V8 meter. Sony Bravia 46" LCD, Sony BluRay and Home Cinema.
My Location
Normandy, France
Sigue Sigue Sputnik - Boom Boom Satellite


I didn't know this one but found it through a Google search...(he said, narrowly averting the ruination of his street cred)
 
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pgh13

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1,606
My Satellite Setup
XTrend ET8000, Dr HD 15, PC/twinhan combination. 80cm dish. GBPVR with 2 DTTV cards +hauppauge Media MVP +Raspberry Pi running XBMC
My Location
Midlands UK
Well, not strictly about but....!
 
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Journey

Journey

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458
My Satellite Setup
drx 890
My Location
UK
AndyX

AndyX

Member
Messages
299
Location
Scotland
My Satellite Setup
TM-F3/5
Octagon SF4800
Octagon SX88
Fibo Gregorian 1.2m
Motec Positioner
Inverto c120 twin LNB
My Location
Central Scotland
...and fromEurovision...
 
AndyX

AndyX

Member
Messages
299
Location
Scotland
My Satellite Setup
TM-F3/5
Octagon SF4800
Octagon SX88
Fibo Gregorian 1.2m
Motec Positioner
Inverto c120 twin LNB
My Location
Central Scotland
...and from James Blunt...
 
Analoguesat

Analoguesat

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Location
Scottish Borders
My Satellite Setup
TM 5402HD
Skybox F3
Sky+ UK.
My Location
Scottish Borders
How about names of groups with a satellite name in them?? - I give you Sigue Sigue Sputnik :-rofl2
 
Analoguesat

Analoguesat

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46,916
Location
Scottish Borders
My Satellite Setup
TM 5402HD
Skybox F3
Sky+ UK.
My Location
Scottish Borders
And an album name with a satellite (cluster) in it - Astra by Asia. Third album, not a great commercial success, but some cracking mid 80s tunes on it
 
PaulR

PaulR

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My Satellite Setup
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My Location
Wirral, NW UK and Vaucluse, France.
And yet again AS manages to bring Asia into a thread!

Can't complain though...
 
Feedsat_DXer

Feedsat_DXer

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1,906
My Satellite Setup
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My Location
France
For fun I have search over Itunes, there is always an answer, Astra, Satellites, Sputnik,Telstar...

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Yes, it's crazy, I know...
 
4wd

4wd

Getting the picture
Messages
1,510
My Satellite Setup
5 W, 9-13-19-28 E
My Location
Bergen, Norway \ Alpes Maritimes, France
Enjoy :-biglaugh

노래하는 우리 위성 > "Our Satellite sings!"

"Now I am very sorry for the poor little puppy in the Russian Satellite"
 
dan rose

dan rose

Regular Member
Messages
83
My Satellite Setup
1.2 meter commercial dish amiko nano, micro hd, multi lnb setup
My Location
usa indiana
The band POD I know has a song about a satellite.
 
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