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#Radio

# radio - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Slap on the wrist for FM104 over caller who called Africans 'parasites'
# Hate Speech
# Hate Speech

Slap on the wrist for FM104 over caller who called Africans 'parasites'

May 26th 2016, 1:44 PM 33,269 Views 141 Comments

The man said Irish women who date African men are “absolute sluts”.

# radio - Sunday 22 May, 2016

10 memories anyone who grew up listening to Beat 102 103 will relate to
# Your Music Now
From The Daily Edge
# Your Music Now

10 memories anyone who grew up listening to Beat 102 103 will relate to

May 22nd 2016, 6:00 PM 7,742 Views 3 Comments

Tune merchants of the south-east.

# radio - Friday 20 May, 2016

Today FM is changing things up with a Duffy/D'Arcy switch
# Swapping The Mic
# Swapping The Mic

Today FM is changing things up with a Duffy/D'Arcy switch

May 20th 2016, 11:46 AM 66,352 Views 66 Comments

The Louise Duffy Show will come to an end this summer.

# radio - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Radio station apologises after nine-year-old plays song with 53 swear words
# F This And F That
# F This And F That

Radio station apologises after nine-year-old plays song with 53 swear words

May 10th 2016, 4:33 PM 30,705 Views 25 Comments

The Meek Mill song is not suitable to be played at 2pm.

# radio - Friday 22 April, 2016

This Offaly woman got a quiz question so so wrong on iRadio this morning
# Noooo
From The Daily Edge
# Noooo

This Offaly woman got a quiz question so so wrong on iRadio this morning

Apr 22nd 2016, 2:09 PM 12,868 Views 2 Comments

Oh hunny, nooooo.

# radio - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk
# On A Jet Plane
# On A Jet Plane

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk

Apr 6th 2016, 10:59 PM 95,277 Views 186 Comments

The station now has a big gap in its important breakfast slot.

# radio - Friday 1 April, 2016

Dee Forbes will become the first ever female director general of RTÉ
# Cork Native
# Cork Native

Dee Forbes will become the first ever female director general of RTÉ

Apr 1st 2016, 5:54 PM 21,065 Views 70 Comments

She will take over from Noel Curran.

# radio - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

TXFM, Dublin's alternative rock station, is closing down
# Formerly Phantom
# Formerly Phantom

TXFM, Dublin's alternative rock station, is closing down

Mar 30th 2016, 5:27 PM 38,581 Views 84 Comments

The station, formerly known as Phantom 105.2, has not applied to renew its licence.

# radio - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Report claims the Port Tunnel could be unsafe in an emergency

Report claims the Port Tunnel could be unsafe in an emergency

Mar 27th 2016, 4:13 PM 20,233 Views 0 Comments

Around 30% of motorists could miss FM “break-in” information.

# radio - Sunday 20 March, 2016

This Irish startup has developed a radio service that reacts to you
# Ambition
# Ambition

This Irish startup has developed a radio service that reacts to you

Mar 20th 2016, 7:00 PM 15,247 Views 8 Comments

Gramma Music describes its app as ‘reactive radio’ and it has ambitious aims.

# radio - Friday 11 March, 2016

A radio host pranked his co-worker by reading out curse words 'on air' and she FREAKED
# Somebody Help Me
From The Daily Edge
# Somebody Help Me

A radio host pranked his co-worker by reading out curse words 'on air' and she FREAKED

Mar 11th 2016, 8:08 AM 7,190 Views 4 Comments

“ALEX. ALEX, YOU CAN’T. ALEX!”

# radio - Sunday 6 March, 2016

How filling in for Ray D'Arcy is a bit like Pulp Fiction
# Anton Savage
# Anton Savage

How filling in for Ray D'Arcy is a bit like Pulp Fiction

Mar 6th 2016, 9:00 PM 38,553 Views 38 Comments

And how will Anton Savage make sure his listenership doesn’t go into “freefall”?

# radio - Saturday 5 March, 2016

'The more I complain about this the more I realise I am actually Alan Partridge'
# Motoring
# Motoring

'The more I complain about this the more I realise I am actually Alan Partridge'

Mar 5th 2016, 10:23 AM 25,230 Views 30 Comments

Here’s what really grinds Anton Savage’s gears about Irish motorists.

# radio - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Dublin Bus drivers to ditch Port Tunnel if they can't listen to their radios
# Health And Safety
# Health And Safety

Dublin Bus drivers to ditch Port Tunnel if they can't listen to their radios

Mar 1st 2016, 10:50 AM 30,285 Views 111 Comments

Last week Dublin Bus announced “zero tolerance” measures which will see drivers disciplined for using electronic devices, including FM radios, while driving.

# radio - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

RTÉ Radio 1 is still hammering the opposition in the radio wars
# Jnlr Figures
# Jnlr Figures

RTÉ Radio 1 is still hammering the opposition in the radio wars

Feb 3rd 2016, 5:47 PM 23,745 Views 42 Comments

The JNLR figures are out – here’s what people have been listening to.

# radio - Monday 1 February, 2016

6 sure-fire signs that it's election time in Ireland
# Sponsored By Newstalk
# Sponsored By Newstalk

6 sure-fire signs that it's election time in Ireland

Feb 1st 2016, 6:14 PM 19,034 Views 46 Comments

Brace yourself. Canvassers are coming.

# radio - Sunday 24 January, 2016

George Hook on 'implied consent' and why he's never liked interviewing Ivana Bacik
# Pretend Outrage
# Pretend Outrage

George Hook on 'implied consent' and why he's never liked interviewing Ivana Bacik

Jan 24th 2016, 7:45 AM 30,470 Views 39 Comments

The outspoken broadcaster landed in the headlines last summer after an interview with the Labour senator. We asked him about it this week.

# radio - Sunday 3 January, 2016

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year
# Working 9 To 5
# Working 9 To 5

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year

Jan 3rd 2016, 2:00 PM 39,130 Views 54 Comments

There’s something for everyone.

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year
# Working 9 To 5
From The Daily Edge
# Working 9 To 5

18 great podcasts to listen to on your commute this year

Jan 3rd 2016, 11:00 AM 4,579 Views 5 Comments

There’s something for everyone.

# radio - Monday 21 December, 2015

There's a full on row about who can play on the radio inside the Port Tunnel
# Underground Music
# Underground Music

There's a full on row about who can play on the radio inside the Port Tunnel

Dec 21st 2015, 12:19 PM 15,166 Views 34 Comments

Radio Nova says it’s unfair that motorists can’t get their station.

# radio - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Will Pat Kenny ever return to RTÉ?
# Back To The Mothership
# Back To The Mothership

Will Pat Kenny ever return to RTÉ?

Dec 20th 2015, 8:00 PM 27,901 Views 97 Comments

It looks like a possibility.

# radio - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Ian Dempsey is taking over the Last Word ... for one day
# Radio
# Radio

Ian Dempsey is taking over the Last Word ... for one day

Dec 15th 2015, 11:58 AM 17,982 Views 21 Comments

Presenters on Today FM are moving out of their comfort zones.

# radio - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

These are the Irish radio shows most dominated by men
# Gender Balance
# Gender Balance

These are the Irish radio shows most dominated by men

Nov 10th 2015, 5:41 PM 15,566 Views 63 Comments

A new report paints a grim picture of gender balance in Irish media.

# radio - Thursday 29 October, 2015

RTÉ Radio One and 2FM have had a STELLAR three months - here are the latest radio figures
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

RTÉ Radio One and 2FM have had a STELLAR three months - here are the latest radio figures

Oct 29th 2015, 6:11 PM 27,867 Views 45 Comments

The state broadcaster has been cleaning up on all fronts over the last three months.

# radio - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Inside the 'Woodstock for radio' about to take over a small Limerick village
# Hearsay Festival
# Hearsay Festival

Inside the 'Woodstock for radio' about to take over a small Limerick village

Oct 18th 2015, 10:15 AM 13,289 Views 4 Comments

“We were literally looking at it and telling people there wasn’t anything else like it in Europe.”

# radio - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Did your favourite radio show win anything at the PPI awards?
# Radio Oscars
# Radio Oscars

Did your favourite radio show win anything at the PPI awards?

Oct 10th 2015, 5:56 PM 22,872 Views 36 Comments

There were 780 entries to this year’s competition.

# radio - Friday 2 October, 2015

The radio licences held by Newstalk and TXFM will be up for grabs next year
# BIG GUNS
# BIG GUNS

The radio licences held by Newstalk and TXFM will be up for grabs next year

Oct 2nd 2015, 10:58 AM 14,570 Views 41 Comments

The two stations are likely to re-apply to stay on the air.

# radio - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Newstalk are in trouble over an ad that called competitors "bulls**tters"
# By The Horns
# By The Horns

Newstalk are in trouble over an ad that called competitors "bulls**tters"

Sep 22nd 2015, 11:50 AM 15,631 Views 35 Comments

One person was worried it would offend tourists.

# radio - Friday 18 September, 2015

Here's all the Dublin-Kerry TV and radio coverage to get you set for Sunday's showdown
# Race For Sam
From The42
# Race For Sam

Here's all the Dublin-Kerry TV and radio coverage to get you set for Sunday's showdown

Sep 18th 2015, 8:35 PM 5,820 Views 1 Comment

We’re closing in on the biggest Gaelic football game of the year.

# radio - Monday 14 September, 2015

Ex-2fm boss to start on Radio Nova despite RTÉ injunction threat
# John Clarke
# John Clarke

Ex-2fm boss to start on Radio Nova despite RTÉ injunction threat

Sep 14th 2015, 4:28 PM 19,882 Views 19 Comments

The former head of 2fm will take to the airwaves on Radio Nova on Sunday September 27.

# radio - Friday 28 August, 2015

Rick O'Shea's 2FM radio show is moving to the weekend
# On The Move
# On The Move

Rick O'Shea's 2FM radio show is moving to the weekend

Aug 28th 2015, 3:21 PM 20,803 Views 49 Comments

The presenter has just made the announcement.

# radio - Saturday 22 August, 2015

"Working with Johnny could be a stomach churning, white-knuckle ride. But he had a gaffer's talent"
# Johnny Lyons
# Johnny Lyons

"Working with Johnny could be a stomach churning, white-knuckle ride. But he had a gaffer's talent"

Aug 22nd 2015, 7:30 PM 399 Views 12 Comments

98FM’s Stephen Doyle pays tribute to his friend, colleague and “one-off radio broadcaster” Johnny Lyons.

# radio - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Brendan O'Connor thinks that "cranks have too much power" over the Irish media
# Crank Call
# Crank Call

Brendan O'Connor thinks that "cranks have too much power" over the Irish media

Aug 12th 2015, 6:37 PM 17,635 Views 49 Comments

The former chat show host was on with George Hook today.

# radio - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Poll: Will you listen to Ryan Tubridy's new show?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you listen to Ryan Tubridy's new show?

Aug 6th 2015, 9:26 AM 29,041 Views 99 Comments

Or will you stay away?

# radio - Friday 31 July, 2015

21 deadly female presenters on Irish radio
# Women On Air
From The Daily Edge
# Women On Air

21 deadly female presenters on Irish radio

Jul 31st 2015, 7:01 PM 45,818 Views 22 Comments

Here come the gals.

It's a bumper GAA weekend and here's all your TV and Radio coverage
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

It's a bumper GAA weekend and here's all your TV and Radio coverage

Jul 31st 2015, 8:45 AM 6,133 Views 3 Comments

There’s plenty to get stuck in to this weekend.

# radio - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Once again RTÉ shows why it's top dog. Here are the latest radio figures
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

Once again RTÉ shows why it's top dog. Here are the latest radio figures

Jul 30th 2015, 7:13 PM 19,227 Views 31 Comments

Size matters in radio land.

# radio - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Rape survivor "shocked" at George Hook's comments on 'implied consent'
# Court
# Court

Rape survivor "shocked" at George Hook's comments on 'implied consent'

Jul 15th 2015, 8:18 PM 40,327 Views 76 Comments

The broadcaster clarified his comments today.

# radio - Monday 6 July, 2015

Brendan O'Connor insists he's not hanging around for long in his new radio slot
# New Gig
# New Gig

Brendan O'Connor insists he's not hanging around for long in his new radio slot

Jul 6th 2015, 9:31 AM 23,052 Views 38 Comments

He did mention Tubridy, however.

# radio - Friday 3 July, 2015

Ryanair set to pull aircraft out of Copenhagan over worker dispute
# Not Having It
# Not Having It

Ryanair set to pull aircraft out of Copenhagan over worker dispute

Jul 3rd 2015, 6:00 PM 21,041 Views 43 Comments

Ryanair had been employing staff under Irish rules rather than complying with local norms.