April

RADIO CITY April 4th 1982

This is a recording of the Dublin pirate station Radio City from Sunday, April 4th 1982.

From just after midday, this is Tony O’Hara

As broadcast

Without the music

We rejoin programming at 3.15pm

As broadcast

Without the music

Radio City station page

Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts in collaboration with Gary Hogg

SUNSHINE RADIO April 5th 1982

This is a recording of Sunshine Radio from 8.46am on April 5th 1982.
First we hear from Tony Fenton and he's followed at 9am by Robbie Dale.

This is a recording of Sunshine Radio from 8.46am on April 5th 1982.
First we hear from Tony Fenton and he’s followed at 9am by Robbie Dale.

Enjoy the recording either as it was broadcast (there are some minor edits) or with the music stripped out…

Tony Fenton from 8.46am – as broadcast

Robbie Dale from 9am – as broadcast

With the music stripped out…


Radio Retro – archiving Irish Radio broadcasts since 1982

LEESIDE COMMUNITY RADIO April 5th 1982

This is a recording of Leeside Community Radio from Cork on April 5th 1982 at 4pm.

Leeside Community Radio station page


Radio Retro – archiving Irish Radio broadcasts in collaboration with Gary Hogg


LEESIDE COMMUNITY RADIO April 6th 1982

This is a recording of the Cork station Leeside Community Radio off 102.3MHz on April 6th 1982 at 9.44am.

Leeside Community Radio station page


Radio Retro – archiving Irish Radio broadcasts in collaboration with Gary Hogg


BRAY LOCAL BROADCASTING April 7th 1982

This is Mick Duggan on Bray Local Broadcasting from 9.39am on April 7th 1982. It was recorded off 657kHz.

This is Mick Duggan on Bray Local Broadcasting from 9.39am on April 7th 1982. It was recorded off 657kHz.
You have the choice of listening to the recording as it was broadcast or with the music edited out.

Full broadcast

Without music

COMMUNITY RADIO DROGHEDA April 12th 1982

A recording of Louth station Community Radio Drogheda from April 12th 1982. It runs from 11.35am to 12.35pm and starts with Richard Kenny on air. He’s followed by Ken Murray from midday.

Radio Nova

An (airchecked) recording of Dublin superpirate Radio Nova from April 24th 1982. Taken from 88.2MHz it features the voices of Tony Allan, Siobhán Purcell on news and Don Allen.

RADIO NOVA

A (part-airchecked) recording of Dublin superpirate Radio Nova off 88.2MHz from the morning of April 25th 1982. Andy Archer is on air from 7.23.

BLISS FM November 8th 2002

This is the final 30 minutes of Wicklow dance music pirate Bliss FM, who were ordered to cease broadcasting by the ODTR in November 2002 after two years on air.

This is the final 30 minutes of Wicklow dance music pirate Bliss FM, who were ordered to cease broadcasting by the ODTR in November 2002 after two years on air.
The recording has had the music stripped out.

Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts since 2002
This recording is with thanks to David C

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