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Analoguesat

Analoguesat

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I rather like Rebel TV on 23.5E (12188H 29900)
 
Channel Hopper

Channel Hopper

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A little less analogue, and a lot more crap.
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Analoguesat

Analoguesat

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As predicted more music channels are disappearing - we wave goodbye to Scuzz by the end of November

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sheffieldsatellite

sheffieldsatellite

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There were some great music channels in the past. Viva from Germany (and to some extent Poland) and TMF from Belgium and Netherlands were some of the best. ZTV from Sweden was decent as well at times.

That is until they were all bought by Viacom and ruined it all with reality dross and sitcoms.
totally agree Viva Deutschland & TMF were the bomb. all the eurodance, happy hardcore, gabba & hard trance you could ever want.

sadly after twenty five years Viva is being closed down on 31st decemeber so Comedy Central can go twenty four hours :rolleyes: Viacom to close former MTV challenger VIVA

sadly its been a shaddow of its former self since Viacom brought it. you will never be forgotten my old friend
 
Captain Jack

Captain Jack

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In this day and age, you'd think it's simpler to just allocate a separate channel to it instead of time sharing.
 
Laser

Laser

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Before the MTV takeover TMF was great. Went downhill rapidly after MTV involved.
 
sheffieldsatellite

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Before the MTV takeover TMF was great. Went downhill rapidly after MTV involved.
they killed it. along with Viva was best music channel iv ever seen
 
sheffieldsatellite

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sonnetpete

sonnetpete

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Seperate 80 cm dish on 28E with a Humax Freesat for SWMBO.
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totally agree Viva Deutschland & TMF were the bomb. all the eurodance, happy hardcore, gabba & hard trance you could ever want.

sadly after twenty five years Viva is being closed down on 31st decemeber so Comedy Central can go twenty four hours
I must be getting old when people get all nostalgic over 'happy hardcore' and 'hard trance'...
 
nelson_b

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they killed it. along with Viva was best music channel iv ever seen
I have a liking for some of the music from that period .. if i,m in the mood i tune to online radio - "Digitally Imported" ... www.di.fm dozens of styles to choose from ...
DI - FM.jpg DI - FM 2.jpg DI - FM 3.jpg

I must be getting old when people get all nostalgic over 'happy hardcore' and 'hard trance'...
I,m old too :) ... but i enjoy a bit of Classic Trance ... :eek:
 
aceb

aceb

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1.8m Precision PF + ESX241/Inverto Black Pro, 66E-63W Ku/C-band /
2.4m Fortec Star+Titanium C1W/Pride plate, 49E-58W
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I use to like TMB on 62E with it's selection of Turkik music but they ended up out or reach on 42E East beam and although it's now available online it's not quite the same as watching via sat.
 
sheffieldsatellite

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sheffieldsatellite

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I must be getting old when people get all nostalgic over 'happy hardcore' and 'hard trance'...
i was playing em styles on pirate radio & weekly in clubs so abit hard not to get nostalgic :cool:
 
sheffieldsatellite

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Lazarus

Lazarus

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Quelle fromage
 
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Aren’t they still broadcasting online? Or did Kapang takeover or something
 
Analoguesat

Analoguesat

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Seeing as the administrators closed them down thats now impossible. The website is still up, but isnt being updated & will be sold as the administrators dismantle the company. If Ive read the finacial report correctly Vintage owed near enough half a million quid by the time they threw the towel in so every penny counts for the creditors.
 
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