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 Irish music this week from Rejjie Snow, Melina Malone, God Knows, NEOMADiC, Tommy Holohan and Nealo. There’s an exclusive first play of the new Moon Paw Print [...]
New Irish music this week from Gemma Dunleavy, Danny G, Brién, TAU & The Drones of Praise, The Bonk and Joey Gavin. There’s words and new music from Archy Moor and [...]
New Irish music this week from Gemma Dunleavy, Celaviedmai, Luthorist, God Knows, SertOne, Breezy iDeygoké, MuRli, Uwmami, Jehnova and entrd. Plus new tracks from SAULT, [...]
Peter presents his second round-up of 2020 selecting some of the choice cuts featured on the show over the last couple of months… || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud [...]
Peter presents his first round-up of 2020 selecting some of the choice cuts featured on the show over the last couple of months… || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || [...]
Peter has words and music from Tolü Makay and Mark Waldron-Hyden and new Irish tracks from Nashpaints, Zapho, TAU & The Drones of Praise and Jafaris. New music also from [...]
New Irish music this week from Song Sung, Roslyn Steer, Psalmanazar, BARQ and Nashpaints. Words and music from MuRli and Whozyerman? Plus new tracks from Lady Blackbird, [...]
New Irish music tonight from Uwmami, TAU & The Drones of Praise, Fehdah, Sinead White, Rory, Kestine, Isaac Jones, Proper Micro NV, Meljoann, Countersunk, Tension, [...]
Peter is back with another two hour mix featuring the best in soulful, underground sounds… || Listen || RTÉ Player || Mixcloud || Hypnotic Brass Ensemble // Jupiter [...]
Peter is back with two hours of the best in new soulful, underground sounds. New Irish music tonight from Sick Nanley, Class Action, Dashiki Dan, Planting, DemiGosh, Bantum, [...]