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.
//Groovers Corner – Mondays at 9pm on RTÉ 2XM//
New music this week from Sabab, Blakkheart, Poison Zcora, Brian Crosby, Rejjie Snow, Hannah Peel and and Sam Healy. || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || Brian Crosby // [...]
New music this week from SENU, Maria Somerville, Cami, Monjola, SKPSM and more. || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || Jeanne Lee // Sundance [Moved-By-Sound] MosEL ft. [...]
An all-Irish selection for St. Patrick’s week as Peter picks some rare delights from the underground Irish jazz, folk, psych and progressive rock scenes of the 60s, 70s [...]
New music tonight from Narolane, Wah Wah Wino, Kojaque, Hazey Haze, Conchúr White and more || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || Narolane // Water [Narolane Recordings] [...]
New music tonight from Aswell, 40 Hurtz, Noname, and Adrian Younge plus tracks from Erykah Badu to mark her 50th birthday. || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || The Tee [...]
New music this week from Sal Dulu, Cbakl, Sushee x Uwmami, Jar Jar Jr., Lighght and more. || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || Damon Locks – Black Monument Ensemble // [...]
New music tonight from Aby Coulibaly, GavinDaVinci, Oisin Egan, Monto, Bazrah and the Fake Brides. Peter pays tribute to Chick Corea and Meljoann shares her Lockdown Listens. [...]
New music tonight from Moonbather, SertOne, Eomac, Súil Amháin, Rob de Boer and Sharpson. There is a sprinkling of Donuts from J Dilla throughout the show plus some [...]
New music from Toshín, Cailín, Aratita Electronik Jazz Quintet, Seo, Boku, MothMom and Actualacid and the first play of the new DeCarteret single. Archy Moor gives us his [...]
New music tonight from Chósta, ELLLL, Moon Paw Print, Jehnova and Azar. There are first plays of the new An Cárthach and Cami singles. Plus words and music with Cirtrus [...]