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 tonight from Marcus Woods, Aoife Nessa Frances, Cbakl, Pdf Pockethole, Tara Clerkin Trio, Yazmin Lacey, Wildflower and Moses Boyd… Plus Limerick emcee Hazey [...]
Peter is back for his first show of 2020! New Irish music tonight from Clerk 5, Matt Finnegan, Hazey Hazy & Rosheen, Aminah & Khan, Solkatt, po-lar-ity, Colmorto, [...]
Peter presents his second best of 2019 mixtape this time focusing on his favourite global tracks from the past 12 months…. || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || [...]
Peter presents his Irish best of 2019 mixtape, focusing on his favourite releases from the past 12 months with 96 tracks in total! || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || [...]
New music tonight from Mureil Grossmann, Chief Keegan, The Comet is Coming, MuRli X Naive Ted, SALOMEA, Tapes Jamaican, Sunken Foal and Elaine Howley. Plus producer GAPTOOF. [...]
Peter has new music tonight from ELLLL, Zaska, Calibre, Jeff Parker, Carlos Niño, Greg Foat, Brijean and David Walters. Plus Graham Cooney aka Yenkee in conversation || [...]
Peter is back with another two hour mix of the best in soulful, underground sounds with new Irish music from Uly, Moken Troll, Salac, Steve Lynch and Mount Alaska plus new [...]
Peter is back with another two hours of the best in soulful, underground sounds including new Irish music from Citrus Fresh, Mike Slott, Zissou, Meljoann, planting, [...]
Peter presents his third round-up of 2019 looking back at the best tracks featured on the show over the past couple of months. Featuring music from Gadget & The Cloud, [...]
Peter has new Irish music tonight from Tension, Sean O’Hagan, Paj, 60 Miles, Orlando, Archy Moor, Paddy Mulcahy and Emiji. The record of the week is the new debut album [...]