Jimmy Magee autobiography released later this year
Miriam's first guest this morning is Jimmy Magee, RTE's Memory Man, who has been commenting on tv for the past 50 years on many major sports events. With no intention of hanging up the mic & headsetanytime soon, Jimmy talks to Miriam about his book & the phrase he coined 'different class'& the sports people he believes are worthy of that term.
Jimmy's Autobioghraphy 'Different Class - My Favourite Sporting Memories' -by Jimmy Magee with Jason O'Toole.
Equinox - Europe's hottest Jazz Band fronted by a Dubliner
Though legally blind Dubliner Johnny Daly became a founding member of one of Europe's hottest new jazz acts, Equinox. Just back from Amsterdam they are described as 'cool & lucid, exciting & virtuosic - a joyto hear' & are about to embark on a nationwide Irish tour. (Jimmy Magee also gives us an impronto performance by singing with Equinox).
Equinox have recently released their second album 'Face the Music' & can be seen on their nationwide tour