Foley loses out to Moncrieff

Today FM’s Ray Foley has been knocked off his perch as the top radio talent in Ireland according to the latest ‘Top Ten Talent Index’ as voted by radio programmers and professionals nationwide for Digital Audio Productions. Top of the pile for the month of April is Seán Moncrieff who performs afternoon duties on Dublin’s NewsTalk 106. Foley, who presents late-night programme ‘The Blast’ for the national broadcaster, has slipped to third.
The other positions this month are as follows:
2nd: Donal Mahon who presents ‘The Evening Cruise’ on Galway Bay FM;
4th: Andy McCluskey for Beat 102-103;
5th: Colm Hayes who presents the ‘Strawberry Alarm Clock’ on Dublin’s FM104;
6th (down from 3rd): Keith Cunningham who presents ‘Red Rooster’ for Red FM;
7th: Paul Duffy of Wexford’s South East Radio;
8th: Shaun Doherty for Highland Radio in Donegal;
9th: Mark Whelan who presents ‘Late Night Love’ for Limerick’s Live 95FM;
10th: Mike D’Arcy for Shannonside FM.
The Digital Audio Productions Top Ten Talent Index is updated on the first of every month and published weekly in Digital Audio Productions’ prepsheet “The DAP Hand”.