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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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 [...]
Peter has new music from Al Dobson Jr., Flying Lotus, Fitzzgerald, Ash Walker, James Blake and Jimi Tenor! Listen again here (available for one week) James Blake – Modern [...]
Peter has new music from Ny*Ak, GoGo Penguin, Rosie Lowe and Moses Boyd and ‘The Myth of The Golden Ratio’ from United Vibrations is the album of the week! Listen [...]
Peter has new music from Jnthn Stein, Bantum, Open Mike Eagle and Bibio. There is music from Earth Wind And Fire in tribute to Maurice White and ‘Hollowed’ from [...]
Peter is back with another eclectic mix! Listen back here (available for one week only) Kab Driver – Ormeau Strip Mike Slott – My Lightbridge Kelpe – Moving Pictures [...]
New music tonight from Leatherette, Quelle Chris, Lone, Toby Kaar and Jasmine Power. ‘Quartermass From The Deep’ from The Heliocentrics is the album of the week [...]
Peter has new music tonight from Makaya McCraven and Submotion Orchestra. Something About April II from Adrian Younge is the album of the week, B+ of Mochilla provides us [...]
New music tonight from Tommy KD, BadBadNotGood & Little Simz, Adrian Younge, RJD2 and Anderson .Paak! Listen again here (available for one week) Anderson .Paak – Come [...]
Peter is back with his first show of 2016 featuring new music from Anderson .Paak, Nikitch, MONO/POLY and Killiam Shakespeare plus tributes to Natalie Cole and Phil Lynott! [...]