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 has new music tonight from Missy Elliot, The Internet, Osunlade, Push T, DJ Paypal and Ash Walker and the album of the week comes from Gaby Hernandez! Listen again [...]
Peter has new music from Sly Johnson, Rusangano Family and Jay Rock. ‘Elaenia’ from Floating Points is the album of the week and Josa Peit joins Peter to discuss [...]
On tonight’s ‘Groovers Corner’ producer, musician and singer Josa Peit joins Peter for a chat. Josa has previously collaborated with the likes of Brand [...]
New music tonight from Erykah Badu, Nobody, Dikkens and Roots Manuva! Listen back here Sun Ra & His Arkestra – India Erykah Badu – Hotline Bling But U Can’t Use My [...]
On tonight’s show Peter has music from Hudson Mohawke, Anushka, Miss Beastly, Prefuse 73 and Gil Scott-Heron! Listen again here. Emanative – Om Supreme Hudson Mohawke [...]
On tonight’s show Peter has new music from DJ Paypal, Obenewa, Darkstar and Diggs Duke plus a special guest mix from Irish producer Lumigraph! Listen again here. I Ced [...]
Peter has the brand new albums from Matthew Halsall, Pete Josef and Leron Thomas plus eclectic sounds from around the world! Listen again here. Pharoah Sanders – Greetings [...]
New music tonight from Unloved, Trim, LV, Mo Kolours and Kadjha Bonet! Listen back here. Ray Anger ft. The Council Of Goldfish – Celebration of Life Suite: Awakening [...]