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#Radio

# radio - Friday 3 July, 2015

After five years, The John Murray Show is over - here are some of the best bits
# So Long
# So Long

After five years, The John Murray Show is over - here are some of the best bits

Jul 3rd 2015, 1:02 PM 23,609 Views 29 Comments

Murray’s run in the hour after Morning Ireland ended at 10am today.

# radio - Thursday 2 July, 2015

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

It's a bumper GAA weekend and here's all the TV and radio coverage

Jul 2nd 2015, 4:42 PM 6,763 Views 1 Comment

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

# radio - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Which Irish Radio Presenter Are You?
# Hey Mr Dj
From The Daily Edge
# Hey Mr Dj

Which Irish Radio Presenter Are You?

Jun 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 14,304 Views 23 Comments

It’s time to find out.

# radio - Friday 26 June, 2015

John Murray is out. Don't fret though, there's a familiar voice lined up for your mornings on RTÉ
# Soothing Sounds
# Soothing Sounds

John Murray is out. Don't fret though, there's a familiar voice lined up for your mornings on RTÉ

Jun 26th 2015, 5:37 PM 28,031 Views 51 Comments

The John Murray Show is ending and Brendan O’Connor is taking over temporarily.

# radio - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM
# Drive Time
# Drive Time

Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM

Jun 24th 2015, 1:35 PM 22,378 Views 56 Comments

He’s taking over from Colm Hayes.

# radio - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

RTÉ makes better radio than the BBC and NPR*
# Radio Gaga
# Radio Gaga

RTÉ makes better radio than the BBC and NPR*

Jun 23rd 2015, 6:15 AM 14,930 Views 33 Comments

*According to a prestigious New York festival.

# radio - Saturday 6 June, 2015

The ISIS radio station targeting new recruits sounds just like America's NPR
# ISIS Calling
# ISIS Calling

The ISIS radio station targeting new recruits sounds just like America's NPR

Jun 6th 2015, 9:15 AM 9,668 Views 41 Comments

The smooth production of Al-Bayan shows just how far the hardcore Islamic propaganda machine has come in the last three years.

# radio - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Brian Keenan: 'If you don't have a sense of humour you are dead man walking'
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Brian Keenan: 'If you don't have a sense of humour you are dead man walking'

May 24th 2015, 7:00 AM 21,275 Views 8 Comments

It’s been 25 years since Keenan was released after four and half years of being held hostage in Lebanon.

# radio - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

A woman will choose between two husbands for an Irish radio competition
# Big Day
# Big Day

A woman will choose between two husbands for an Irish radio competition

May 19th 2015, 9:00 PM 26,003 Views 70 Comments

The potentially explosive social experiment will be running until June 16th.

# radio - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Derek Davis to be laid to rest on Monday
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Derek Davis to be laid to rest on Monday

May 14th 2015, 9:23 PM 24,234 Views 22 Comments

He died on Wednesday.

# radio - Thursday 30 April, 2015

LISTEN: BBC presenter 'made a mistake' by revealing he's an atheist on air
# Stephen From Dungannon
# Stephen From Dungannon

LISTEN: BBC presenter 'made a mistake' by revealing he's an atheist on air

Apr 30th 2015, 8:33 PM 30,063 Views 79 Comments

One caller was none too pleased.

Anton Savage versus Ray D'Arcy: The figures are in but who's winning?
# Savage
# Savage

Anton Savage versus Ray D'Arcy: The figures are in but who's winning?

Apr 30th 2015, 5:54 PM 51,250 Views 70 Comments

Anton Savage has done well in the JNLR survey.

# radio - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

'I have no issue with Ray': Mooney not sure moving radio slots was the right decision
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

'I have no issue with Ray': Mooney not sure moving radio slots was the right decision

Apr 28th 2015, 10:15 AM 24,605 Views 64 Comments

The radio presenter said he would one day like to host the Late Late Show.

# radio - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Your FM radio won't fall silent any time soon
# Dab
# Dab

Your FM radio won't fall silent any time soon

Apr 26th 2015, 7:45 AM 16,428 Views 33 Comments

The Department of Communications has said it has ‘no plans’ to switch off the frequency.

# radio - Friday 17 April, 2015

Miss Hector's voice on the airwaves? We have good news for you...
# Soldiers Of The Dawn
# Soldiers Of The Dawn

Miss Hector's voice on the airwaves? We have good news for you...

Apr 17th 2015, 4:37 PM 28,095 Views 33 Comments

The radio presenter also opened up about his mother’s death.

# radio - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Ronan Collins' mother passes away
# Rest In Peace
# Rest In Peace

Ronan Collins' mother passes away

Mar 24th 2015, 1:04 PM 21,046 Views 42 Comments

She was 95 years old.

# radio - Monday 16 March, 2015

Irish radio stations will play a song in tribute to Tony Fenton this afternoon
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Irish radio stations will play a song in tribute to Tony Fenton this afternoon

Mar 16th 2015, 10:03 AM 2,697 Views 1 Comment

Aretha Franklin’s I Say A Little Prayer will be going out especially for Tony.

# radio - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Tributes are already pouring in for much-loved DJ Tony Fenton
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Tributes are already pouring in for much-loved DJ Tony Fenton

Mar 12th 2015, 12:57 PM 3,873 Views 0 Comments

Former colleagues and celebrities have paid tribute to the late DJ.

# radio - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

The Rubberbandits called Newstalk live after 'taking legal yips'
# Yokegate
From The Daily Edge
# Yokegate

The Rubberbandits called Newstalk live after 'taking legal yips'

Mar 11th 2015, 7:45 AM 26,418 Views 1 Comment

That’s what Blindboy Boatclub says, anyway.

# radio - Saturday 7 March, 2015

'Broadcasting isn't as bad as politics': Life behind the scenes at RTÉ
# Late Debate
# Late Debate

'Broadcasting isn't as bad as politics': Life behind the scenes at RTÉ

Mar 7th 2015, 10:00 AM 8,975 Views 39 Comments

Keelin Shanley talks gender quotas and panel balance.

# radio - Monday 2 March, 2015

Here's the note Gerry Ryan sent Ian Dempsey on his first day at RTÉ in 1980
# Bollox
From The Daily Edge
# Bollox

Here's the note Gerry Ryan sent Ian Dempsey on his first day at RTÉ in 1980

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:03 AM 9,427 Views 3 Comments

“Just a little note…”

# radio - Thursday 19 February, 2015

FM104 says its 'edgy' presenters will be punished for breaking the Ed Sheeran embargo
# Lovely Publicity
# Lovely Publicity

FM104 says its 'edgy' presenters will be punished for breaking the Ed Sheeran embargo

Feb 19th 2015, 11:20 PM 86,324 Views 74 Comments

…but the whole thing sounds awfully like a publicity stunt.

FM104 says it's suspended two presenters for breaking an Ed Sheeran embargo
# Radio Gaga
From The Daily Edge
# Radio Gaga

FM104 says it's suspended two presenters for breaking an Ed Sheeran embargo

Feb 19th 2015, 10:34 AM 4,235 Views 0 Comments

…but the whole thing sounds awfully like a publicity stunt.

# radio - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Ray D'Arcy was losing listeners before he jumped ship... but his new slot doesn't look too good either
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

Ray D'Arcy was losing listeners before he jumped ship... but his new slot doesn't look too good either

Feb 5th 2015, 7:19 PM 70,409 Views 140 Comments

However, his replacement, Anton Savage, has something to be happy about.

# radio - Saturday 31 January, 2015

"They tell Ryan stuff they won't tell anybody else": Behind the scenes at the Tubridy show
# 2fm
# 2fm

"They tell Ryan stuff they won't tell anybody else": Behind the scenes at the Tubridy show

Jan 31st 2015, 9:15 AM 23,169 Views 40 Comments

What’s it like working with one of Irish radio’s biggest names?

# radio - Thursday 29 January, 2015

"He will get a respectful interview": Ryan Tubridy extends Late Late invite to Taoiseach
# On Air
# On Air

"He will get a respectful interview": Ryan Tubridy extends Late Late invite to Taoiseach

Jan 29th 2015, 7:15 AM 14,865 Views 55 Comments

The 2FM presenter and RTÉ host said that it would be “nice to see” Enda Kenny.

# radio - Friday 23 January, 2015

Anton Savage's "fun and well-informed" radio show will begin on Monday
# TodayFM
# TodayFM

Anton Savage's "fun and well-informed" radio show will begin on Monday

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:09 PM 17,230 Views 54 Comments

Savage is replacing Ray D’Arcy, who is returning to RTÉ.

"Just damn the consequences and see what happens": Rick O'Shea on his new poetry show
# Radio 1
# Radio 1

"Just damn the consequences and see what happens": Rick O'Shea on his new poetry show

Jan 23rd 2015, 6:00 PM 17,301 Views 20 Comments

The radio presenter is due to present the Poetry Programme for 30 weeks from tomorrow.

# radio - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Rape survivor hailed for her bravery after interview with Ryan Tubridy
# My Story
# My Story

Rape survivor hailed for her bravery after interview with Ryan Tubridy

Jan 20th 2015, 8:30 PM 37,768 Views 24 Comments

Hazel described her harrowing ordeal on radio this morning.

# radio - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Anton Savage to replace Ray D'Arcy on TodayFM
# Radio
# Radio

Anton Savage to replace Ray D'Arcy on TodayFM

Jan 15th 2015, 8:07 PM 28,409 Views 71 Comments

Confirmed.

# radio - Monday 12 January, 2015

Rick O'Shea: I'm fronting RTE's new poetry show but I'm no expert
# Radio
# Radio

Rick O'Shea: I'm fronting RTE's new poetry show but I'm no expert

Jan 12th 2015, 3:00 PM 7,087 Views 21 Comments

The DJ wants to share his passion for poetry with the masses.

# radio - Monday 5 January, 2015

Jenny Kelly and Will Hanafin are joining Ray D'Arcy at RTÉ
# Radio Gaga
# Radio Gaga

Jenny Kelly and Will Hanafin are joining Ray D'Arcy at RTÉ

Jan 5th 2015, 9:00 PM 46,167 Views 68 Comments

D’Arcy announced he was leaving Today FM last month.

# radio - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Stop it! RTÉ was told to stop jamming pirate radio stations
# 1984 State Papers
# 1984 State Papers

Stop it! RTÉ was told to stop jamming pirate radio stations

Dec 30th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,054 Views 21 Comments

Taoiseach Garret Fitzgerald said the Government were not trying to be “spoil-sports”.

# radio - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Radio station apologises after sex act performed on DJ live on air
# Chile
From The Daily Edge
# Chile

Radio station apologises after sex act performed on DJ live on air

Dec 21st 2014, 11:02 AM 11,412 Views 10 Comments

Well.

# radio - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Marty Morrissey is going to fill in until Ray D'Arcy arrives at RTÉ
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

Marty Morrissey is going to fill in until Ray D'Arcy arrives at RTÉ

Dec 10th 2014, 10:17 AM 17,322 Views 37 Comments

However, he will be on air for just three weeks.

# radio - Monday 8 December, 2014

Opinion: Goodbye Ray – we've been through a lot together (even though you don't know it)
# Goodbye Old Friend
# Goodbye Old Friend

Opinion: Goodbye Ray – we've been through a lot together (even though you don't know it)

Dec 8th 2014, 1:47 PM 99 Views 83 Comments

As a new mum, he was my window into the outside world. My connection with civilisation. Often my only adult ‘mate’.

Ireland is hoping for a Ray D'Arcy announcement about The Den
# Scent Of Man
From The Daily Edge
# Scent Of Man

Ireland is hoping for a Ray D'Arcy announcement about The Den

Dec 8th 2014, 7:40 AM 2,868 Views 0 Comments

Please Ray?

# radio - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Derek Mooney leaves RTÉ afternoon show to make more nature programmes
# Mooney Goes Wild
From The Daily Edge
# Mooney Goes Wild

Derek Mooney leaves RTÉ afternoon show to make more nature programmes

Dec 4th 2014, 12:36 PM 16,016 Views 57 Comments

It’s not yet known who will replace him.

# radio - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Jennifer Aniston pranks radio presenter with one of the most painful interviews you'll ever witness
# Awkward Overload
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward Overload

Jennifer Aniston pranks radio presenter with one of the most painful interviews you'll ever witness

Nov 25th 2014, 8:45 PM 6,398 Views 0 Comments

Painful, as in awkward. No one was hurt etc.

# radio - Monday 24 November, 2014

Two radio hosts find out they're fired while on the air, rightfully go off on their bosses
# You're Fired
From The Daily Edge
# You're Fired

Two radio hosts find out they're fired while on the air, rightfully go off on their bosses

Nov 24th 2014, 12:00 PM 10,778 Views 3 Comments

“What kind of operation is this?”