Monday 27th November

Aoife Scott in session

Folk/trad singer Aoife Scott chats about spending the last 6 months touring and her new single "December Letter" Official website: 

Friday 24th November

Album reviews

Aoife Barry and Simon Maher review "Who Built The Moon?" from Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, "A Brand New Me" from Aretha Franklin with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and "Utopia" from ...

Thursday 23rd November

Vladimir and Anton in session

Violinist brothers Vladimir and Anton chat about working with John McColgan on their upcoming Irish tour  Further details: 

Wednesday 22nd November

Annette Bellaoui, speaker at the Festival of Politics 2017

Danish activist Annette Bellaoui who is one of the speakers at "All Together Now", a discussion about the universal language of music; it is part of this week's Festival of Politics ...

History of Record Labels - Good Vibrations

In the latest in his occasional series on the history of record labels, this week Jim Carroll looks at the Irish label Good Vibrations

Tuesday 21st November

25th anniversary of "Automatic For The People" by REM

Alan Corr takes another listen to the REM album "Automatic For The People", first released 25 years ago

"Song of Granite", a film by Pat Collins

Peter Browne on the musical life of Joe Heaney/Seosamh Ó hÉanaí, the subject of a new film by Pat Collins "Song of Granite"

Monday 20th November

Lankum in session

Chat and live music with the folk band Lankum, whose new album is "Between the Earth and Sky" Official website:

Friday 17th November

Album reviews

Róisín Dwyer and John Meagher review "Low In High School" from Morrissey, "The Architect" from Paloma Faith and "Rest" from Charlotte Gainsbourg

Thursday 16th November

International Guitar Quartet in session

Chat and live music with the International Guitar Quartet who will be performing at the National Opera House Wexford as part of the Music Network Residency series Full details:  ...



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