Thursday 13th October

Richmond Fontaine in session

Willy Vlautin and Dan Eccles from the band “Richmond Fontaine” chat about their album “You Can’t Go Back If There’s Nothing To Go Back To” and their current tour which will be ...

Wednesday 12th October

"Be Here Now" by Oasis

Rachel Breslin looks at what makes the third album from Oasis such a seminal moment in their career, “Be Here Now" which celebrates its 20th anniversary next year  

Irish musician Alex Petcu

Alex Petcu performs from and chats about his new album "In Time – Music for Solo Percussion" Official website: 

Tuesday 11th October

Katie Kim in session

Singer/songwriter Katie Kim chats about her musical influences, her style and her latest album "Salt"  Official website: 

Monday 10th October

Peggy Seeger

Peggy Seeger has been at the centre of the American and British folk scenes for most of her life, for many years with her late husband Ewan MacColl. She is in ...

Friday 7th October

Album reviews

Jim Carroll and Lauren Murphy review "Revolution Radio" by Green Day, "Day Breaks" by Norah Jones and "Stay Together" by Kaiser Chiefs

Wednesday 5th October

The Contempo Quartet

The RTE Contempo Quartet perform live and explain what audiences can expect to hear in their upcoming tour called The Bartok Project  

Tuesday 4th October

Wyvern Lingo in session

Wicklow band Wyvern Lingo in session ahead of their appearance at the Hard Working Class Heroes Festival Festival details:  Band website:  (for copyright reasons this item is not available ...

Monday 3rd October

"The Weathered Stone" by Benedict Schlepper Connolly

"The Weathered Stone" is a new album from Irish composer Benedict Schlepper Connolly, Inspired by the natural beauty and unpredictable weather of West Sligo

Agnes Obel in session

Agnes Obel performs from and chats about her forthcoming album "Citizen of Glass" (inspired by the German concept of the citizen made of 'glass', i.e.  transparent, lacks privacy) Official website:   ...



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