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We interrupt this broadcast- to bring you news of my very own broadcast!
For the last few months I’ve been volunteering with Ballyhoura Community Radio. I co-host Ditch The Ironing on Mondays, a light chat show. Last Friday my own music show, Reverb, went live. It’s indie pop and rock. You can listen to the first show on Mixcloud.
Reverb is broadcast on Fridays at 1pm (GMT). You can listen online here, or if you’re in the Charleville area, on 92.6FM. Likes on the Reverb Facebook page are much appreciated, as are follows on Twitter!
You know the drill guys: SPOILERS!
The Irish Film and Television Awards have gotten a kicking since they were broadcast on Saturday February 11.
“Abortion tears her life apart,” the billboards scream. “There’s always a better answer.”
Once upon a time there was a little girl who loved fairy tales. And then, she grew up, as all little girls must do, and joined the real world. Well, sort of.
Ryanair’s marketing strategy was never complicated. Eye-popping bright yellow and blue, scratchcards, cheesy bugles and incongruous use of Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, girls in bikinis, Michael O’Leary gurning, insulting politicians, charging for the use of oxygen masks…
So “Magda”, the dole-scrounging Pole, does not exist. Not for want of trying. Oh, the Irish media and public really, really wanted her to be true. To make a scapegoat, again, of foreigners. So we could, again, do our best … Continue reading
What would we do without Wikipedia? It was a dilemma I faced today. I really needed to find out who the editor of a national newspaper was. Without Wikipedia, it took me twice as long, and even then I wasn’t … Continue reading
Some wags have already pointed out that Reeling in the Years will need to release a box-set to cover all the events of 2011. It was one hell of a year.