Space FM

Automated programming from this dance music pirate station recorded off 99.4MHz FM in Dublin. The date was January 2nd 2005 and the recording started at midnight.

Space FM

Dance music Dublin pirate Space FM from January 5th 2005

Flash 94FM

Wicklow pirate Flash 94FM closing down on 94.3MHz FM following a visit from Comreg. This January 22nd 2005 recording starts at 11am.

Liquid FM

This is Dublin pirate radio station Liquid FM with Steve Power on his 80s music show on the Sunday afternoon of January 30th 2005. Recorded off 91.3MHz, we join the show at 4.03pm.

Andy Wilson follows Steve with his house dance music show which starts at 6pm.

Dublin’s Country

From 8.45am on May 5th 2005 this is Ian McKeever’s penultimate show for the licensed station.

Following Ian at 10am, Declan Meehan presents ‘Saying Goodbye to Gallico’, a tribute show from the time of the great man’s return to the States.

IRISH MUSIC RADIO (June 18th 2005)

This is a recording of the first night/morning from the second temporary licence run for Irish Music Radio.
Joe Doyle is on air from 1.05am for the Dublin station playing music exclusively from Irish artists.

This IMR recording is a Radio Retro original

Irish Music Radio station page

TIPP MID WEST RADIO (June 21st 2005)

This is a recording of Seán Buckley’s Morning Call programme on Tipperary Mid West Radio, the licensed community service.
From June 21st 2005 Seán interviews Michael Richardson about his company, which was very different to the time he ran one of Limerick’s best-known pirates, Big L.

This Radio Retro recording is by kind courtesy of Michael Richardson

Tipp Mid West Radio Station Page

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