You can use your Alexa smart speaker with Pumpkin FMAmazon-Echo-family

Pumpkin FM is now available on Amazon devices with Alexa. You can listen live to all 8 stations on your Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Show or any other Alexa-enabled device.

 

First, try the simple way as your Alexa Device may already recognise the skill without having to install it. Just say: “Alexa, open Pumpkin FM.”

If your Alexa device does not understand the command please complete the following steps:

Setting up Pumpkin FM on your device is easy.

  • Download the Alexa app (find Apple version here or the Android version here).
  • Select “Skills” from the main menu of the app.
  • Search for Pumpkin FM. Tap on the station logo to get to the Pumpkin FM skill.
  • Tap “Enable” to enable the Pumpkin FM skill.
  • Once you’ve enabled the skill, just say, “Alexa, open Pumpkin FM.”
  • Enjoy!

Commands

Once you have installed the Pumpkin FM skillset you can say “Alexa, open Pumpkin FM”

You will then be greeted by a welcome message and asked to name a channel or keyword?

The following voice commands will work for the channels listed below. 

BRITCOM 1

“British Comedy Radio One”
“British Comedy One”
“British Comedy Channel One”
“Brit Com One”

BRITCOM 2

“Brit Com Two”
“British Comedy Two”
“British Comedy Radio Two”
“British Comedy Channel Two”

HERITAGE RADIO

“Heritage”
“US Heritage”
“American Comedy”
“US Classic Radio”
“Old Time Radio”
“Heritage Radio

CRIME INCORPORATED

“Crime Inc”
“Crime Incorporated”
“Crime Channel”
“Crime Radio”
“Detectives”
“Police”
“Suspense”

VENTURE RADIO

“Venture Radio”
“Venture”
“Listen to Venture Radio”
“Play Venture Radio”
“Venture Radio Channel”

STRANGE RADIO

“Strange Radio”
“Strange”
“Strange Channel”
“Science Fiction”
“Horror”

UK RETRO RADIO

“Retro Radio”
“UK Retro Radio”
“UK Retro Forty Fifty”
“Nineteen Forties Radio”
“Nineteen Fifties Radio”
“UK Retro”

RADIO MALVERN INTERNATIONAL

“Classical”
“ClassicalRadio”
“Classics”
“Radio Malvern”
“Radio Malvern International”
“Classical Music”

 

Extra Commands

“Alexa, Pause” – To pause a station

“Alexa, Volume Up” – Increase volume one step up

“Alexa, Volume Down” – Decrease volume one step down

“Alexa, Play” – Re-start a paused station

“Alexa, STOP” to exit the app

 

If you need any further assistance please send me a mail here

 

Happy listening on your Alexa smart device!

 

 

 

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