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Atlantic Sound October 27th 1984

This is Atlantic Sound, the Galway pirate station from the 1980s. From October 27th 1984 this selection of recordings cover evening and night time and were made off 95.4MHz.
First, from 4.40pm, we hear from Seán Costello (pictured in the Atlantic Sound studio) with the Atlantic Sound Survey Top 50.

This is Atlantic Sound, the Galway pirate station from the 1980s. From October 27th 1984 this selection of recordings covering evening and night time and were made off 95.4MHz.

First, from 4.40pm, we hear from Seán Costello (pictured in the Atlantic Sound studio) with the Atlantic Sound Survey Top 50.
Then from 6pm it’s Mike Boyle.
Later, at 10pm, there’s a sample with an unknown presenter.
Finally, there’s a sample from a late-night programme – again, presenter is unknown.

Seán Costello

Mike Boyle

9.57pm

Late

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

Atlantic Sound October 28th 1984

This is the 1980s Galway pirate Atlantic Sound in a selection of recordings from October 28th, 1984 which cover the overnight hours, breakfast and late morning and were made off 95.4MHz.

This is the 1980s Galway pirate Atlantic Sound in a selection of recordings from October 28th, 1984 which cover the overnight hours, breakfast and late morning and were made off 95.4MHz.

First, from 1am, Barry Williams looks after the overnight audience
Next from 8am it’s Don Stevens on Breakfast. After a gap we rejoin his show at 11.30am
Finally, Laura Landers is in from midday.

Barry Williams

Don Stevens from 8am

Don Stevens from 11.30am

Laura Landers

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

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