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Groovers Corner

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//

Peter Curtin Playlist: January 16th

17th January 2017

New music tonight from Or:La, Replete, Paul White, Bonobo, Wiley, Ganiyu, Black Classical and BodyMoves & Tom Central! Special guest is trumpeter Josef Leimberg! Listen [...]

Peter Curtin Playlist January 9th

10th January 2017

New music tonight from Lunice, Theo Parrish, Run The Jewels, Eric Lau, Conor C, Horatio Luna and Mike Slott! Listen back here Theo Parrish, Duminie Deporres, Waajeed – [...]
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