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//
The ‘record of the week’ comes from Robert Glasper & Miles Davis plus Peter has new music from SWARVY, Idris Akamoor, Débruit, Nxstalgic and Laura Mvula! [...]
Peter has new music from BADBADNOTGOOD, K.A.A.N., Oddisee, Lumigraph, Dada Cantona and Mala! Listen back here (available for one week) K.A.A.N. – Music Hailu Mergia – [...]
Peter has new music from Up High Collective, Jonwyane, Kaytranada and Fatima plus ‘Under The Sun’ from Mark Pritchard is the featured album! Listen back here [...]
Peter has new music from Radiohead, James Blake, Sebi C, Kaytranada and SWARVY plus special guest Carlos Niño; who speaks about his new album ‘Flutes Echoes [...]
Composer, arranger, producer, musician and percussionist Carlos Niño joins Peter Curtin on ‘The Groovers Corner’ tonight from 9pm! Carlos has just released his [...]
New music from Windings, Chris Power, Débruit and Taso plus singer Feather in conversation! Listen again here (available for one week) Chris Power – Finito + Sincere Roy [...]
Peter pays tribute to Billy Paul and Prince plus there is new music from Mocky, Carlos Nino, Nosaj Thing and J Dilla! Listen again here (available for one week only) Billy [...]
Peter has new music from J Dilla, Rejjie Snow, Dibia$E, DJ Shadow and Schoolboy Q! Listen again here (available for one week) Schoolboy Q – Groovy Tony Rusangano Family [...]
Peter has brand new music tonight from Open Mike Eagle, Traxman, Rusangano Family, Michael Kiwanuka and Jameszoo! Listen again here (available for one week) Traxman – A [...]
New music tonight from Kendrick Lamar, Rusangano Family, Anno Stamm and Mo Kolours! Listen again here (available for one week) Roy Ayers Ubiquity – A Tear To A Smile [...]