Showcasing the finest new soulful, underground sounds from Ireland and around the world plus interviews and Studio 8 sessions.
Peter Curtin is a DJ, record collector and radio documentary maker. He has been involved in radio for over ten years, presenting a specialist music show on SPIN SW prior to his move to RTÉ.
His radio documentary work focuses mainly on outliers from the Irish music scene of the 60s and 70s. He has made programmes for RTÉ Lyric FM about Limerick beat group Granny’s Intentions, multi-instrumentalist Jolyon Jackson and jazz pianist Noel Kelahan.
He has just curated a new compilation of Irish jazz, fusion and folk music from the 1970s as part of the Allchival series on All City Records.
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New music this week from Bitflower BB, Gadget and the Cloud, Static, Kobina, Citrus Fresh, Shy Mascot, Colm K, Nealo & God Knows and Jonny Dillon Plus a Studio 8 session [...]
Peter goes digging in the crates for an all vinyl special for this bank holiday edition of the show || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || Horace Tapscott with the [...]
New Irish music tonight from Fehdah, Clerk 5, ELLLL, Acid Granny, Loah & Bantum, Eomac, Bitflower BB, 101 Beats Per Minute, Lee Kelly and Ordnance Survey. There are new [...]
New music tonight from Quatic, Paj, Wastefellow, Four Tet, Ganiyu TLG, Danny G & The Major 7ths, GavinDaVinci & Post Punk Podge and Anderson .Paak. Peter plays some [...]
Peter presents his first round up of 2019 featuring the choice cuts from the past 3 months! ||Listen|| RTÉ Player || Mixcloud|| Denise Chaila // Copper Bullet [Self] Little [...]
Peter has new Irish music tonight from Uly, Rumi, Davy Kehoe, Burlie Mac, April and Dote. There are new tracks from Quelle Chris, Alogte Oho, Ras_G and Culross Close plus the [...]
Peter is back with new Irish music from Davy Kehoe, Cailín, Kodu, Niomí, Lakker, C.o.B., Biig Piig, Powpig, Pharaii Dambisa and Fixity. Plus new bits from Quantic, Salaam [...]
New Irish music tonight from Wastefellow, Jafaris, Hazey Haze, t-woc, Maria Somerville, Replete and lastminuteman. New tracks also from Dwight Trible, Shafiq Husayn, Sarah [...]
New music tonight from Prefuse 73, Rosie Turton, Laurel Halo, Osborne, Guts, Palomo Wendel, Los Retros and Julia Kent. || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || Suicideyear ft. [...]
New Irish music tonight from Strange Boy, Lakker, Planting, Kojaque, ELLLL, Paj, Damola Paul Gilgunn and Zaska. New tracks also from Ras G, O’Flynn, IAMDBB, Lone, Ruby [...]