RTÉ A POEM FOR IRELAND The Best-Loved Irish Poem of the Last 100 Years www.rte.ie/apoemforireland What is your most-loved Irish poem of the last century? RTÉ A Poem for Ireland is a major new RTÉ campaign which aims to get the public talking about the poems they feel are the most-loved Irish poems of the past 100 years. In this era of centenaries, RTÉ looks back at the Irish poems and poets of the past 100 years and asks the public to help us identify the Irish poems of the past century that we love the most. Whether it’s a ...
To celebrate the launch of David Bowie's new album The Next Day, his first in 10 years, John is joined in studio by B P Fallon; Eoin Devereux, Head of Sociology in University of Limerick who organised a symposium about David Bowie; the David Bowie Tribute Band Rebel Rebel; and Gerry Leonard live by phone from New York. Gerry worked with David Bowie on the new album and tells us about how he came to work on it and how it was kept such a secret up to its release.
These are our three finalists from over 550 entrants to the John Murray Show/Saturday Night Show emerging music competition. Chanele McGuinness, Gary Showbiz and The New Transmission will battle it out in our live Studio 8 final on the John Murray Show on Thursday, May 29th for that coveted slot on the Saturday Night Show on May 31st.
BP Fallon and the Bandits are travelling to South by South West in Texas in March.They also release their debut album, 'Still Legal' soon. BP Fallon joins Seán Rocks. Another new band performing at South by Southwest is Kid Karate who perform 'This City' and 'Two Times' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. http://www.musicfromireland.org for details of Irish acts showcasing at international festivals.