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1994

Sunset FM March 9th 1994

This is a recording of Gary Hayes on Sunset FM from March 9th 1994. It starts at just before midday and is airchecked.

This Sunset FM recording is by kind courtesy of Gary Byrne

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Sunset FM station page

Sunset FM March 11th 1994

From March 11th 1994 this is an airchecked recording of the Dublin dance music station Sunset FM. Gary Hayes is on the air from midday.

This Sunset FM recording is by kind courtesy of Gary Byrne

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Sunset FM station page

Kiss 103 March 11th 1994

This is a recording of Mike Ormonde and John McKenzie launching the Dublin youth pirate station Kiss 103 at 6pm on March 11th 1994.

It was made outside the station’s transmission area so unfortunately suffers from signal distortion but this is a priceless piece of Dublin radio history.
An airchecked version is also provided.

As broadcast

Airchecked


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This recording is courtesy of Rodney Neill


Sunset FM March 18th 1994

This is Gary Hayes on the Dublin dance music station Sunset FM from March 18th 1994. Starting at 12.30om this recording is airchecked.

This Sunset FM recording is by kind courtesy of Gary Byrne

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Sunset FM station page

Sunset FM April 1st 1994

This is a recording of Gary Hayes on Sunset FM, the Dublin dance music station, from April 1st 1994. Starting at 12.05pm this recording is airchecked.

This Sunset FM recording is by kind courtesy of Gary Byrne

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Sunset FM station page

Kiss 103 May 7th 1994

This is Kiss 103 from the evening of May 7th 1994 with John McKenzie on the air. The Dublin pirate station had just recommenced broadcasting following a raid on their mountain site earlier in the day. The recording is airchecked and is taken from 103.2MHz.


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Coast FM May 8th 1994

This is a recording of the Free Radio Show on Dublin station Coast FM from May 8th 1994. Another Dublin pirate, Kiss 103, had been raided the day before and in this programme Kevin Branigan from Kiss spoke to Pete Reed about what had happened.

Radio Dublin May 8th 1994

From May 8th 1994 this is Eamonn Cooke with the ‘Station News’ on Radio Dublin. The programme starts at 2.40pm.


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Coast FM July 24th 1994

This is a recording of Dublin station Coast FM from July 24th 1994.
Taken off 105.3MHz, Pete Reed is on the air with some Classic Gold hits from 10.40pm

Kiss 103 July 27th 1994

This is a recording of Dublin station Kiss 103 from the afternoon of July 27th 1994.


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DLR 106FM August 30th 1994

This is a recording of Dublin pirate radio station DLR 106FM from August 1994 starting at 10.55am.


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Power 98 November 1st 1994

This is a recording of Power 98, based in Claremorris, Co Mayo. Mister C is at the mic with a load of other station heads. The broadcast date is November 1st 1994.

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Kiss 103 November 11th 1994

This is Dublin pirate station Kiss 103 closing down on November 11th 1994. Various station personnel take part in the broadcast and there’s also a full station history.
The recording commences at 5.30pm for the scheduled turn off at 7pm.

As broadcast

Airchecked


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This recording is courtesy of Rodney Neill


Radio City 1994

This is a recording of Radio City, broadcasting from Rathmines in south Dublin, on 94 & 105FM. Dave Murray is on the air from 9.30pm on a Saturday night in 1994.

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Sunset FM August 16th 1994

This is an airchecked recording of Gary Hayes on the Dublin dance music pirate station Sunset 107 from the evening of August 16th 1994.

This is an airchecked recording of Gary Hayes on the Dublin dance music pirate station Sunset 107 from the evening of August 16th 1994.

This Sunset FM recording and image is by kind courtesy of Gary Byrne.

Do you have recordings on cassette, mp3 or on a Mixcloud/Soundcloud account that you’d like to donate? If so please contact us at recordings@radiowaves.fm.

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Sunset FM station page

If you have any old cassettes, digitised recordings, or radio recordings on a Mixcloud/Soundcloud account that we can add here, please get in touch – recordings@radiowaves.fm or use wetransfer to the same address.

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