720 AM broadcaster in Creole

Mark Connelly markwa1ion@aol.com
Wed Feb 13 22:01:38 EST 2019

Most likely this is the Dorchester area 720 pirate relaying the VOA Creole service from an internet feed.

Mark Connelly, WA1ION
South Yarmouth, MA

There is a Voice of America Creole service. And VOA stations do not use
call signs, so the lack of a call sign doesn't preclude this from being a
legitimate VOA transmission.

The question is: how does it come to be audible at 9 AM? VOA isn't
supposed to target domestic audiences, so if it is VOA it's aimed at


On Tue, 5 Feb 2019, dav2149@comcast.net wrote:

> Where is the 720 AM signal in Creole coming from? Only ID on the hour (9:00a.m. 2/5) “This is the Voice of America in Creole”. All other programing in Creole. Steady signal heard here in Wellesley on car radio.
> David Wilson

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