Dún Laoghaire’s Hits 106 on a Sunday afternoon in February 1997. This recording of ‘The Elvis Show’ starts at 2.04pm.
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This is a recording of the border blaster Energy 106 from April 12th 1997. Ran by Lawrence John and wIth transmitters based in Monaghan the automated station was aimed primarily at a Belfast audience.
This recording was originally made by Rodney Neill and was donated by Ian Biggar
Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts since 2002
From September 14th 1997 this is the last few minutes of the Dublin rock music station Spectrum FM before they ceased broadcasting on 105.3MHz.
Trevor Brooking’s Football Night at the end of the Premiership season in 1997. Recorded off the Astra satellite, the date is May 6th.
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