Miriam O'Callaghan presents an all-talking, all-singing, all-human-life-is-here show. Listen live every Sunday at 10am on RTÉ Radio 1.
Professor Adrian Hill
Miriam chats to Dublin native Professor Adrian Hill, Director of the Jenner Institute at Oxford University, in relation to his work in developing a Covid-19 vaccine.
An Post Irish Book Awards
Miriam has some great news from the An Post Irish Book Awards which took place during the week and Keelin Shanley's 'A Light That Never Goes Out' won the RTÉ Radio 1 Listeners’ Choice Award.
Lucia and Maria
Irish Music Duo Lucia and Maria join the programme to discuss how their careers as fiddle players and vocalists came about, how 2020 has treated them and perform two tracks 'The Call and the Answer' and 'Bad Guy' live from Studio 8.
Miriam hears from the world renowned singer-songwriter Elvis Costello about his career that has spanned over five decades, his fond memories of the 16 years he spent living in Ireland and his new album 'Hey Clockface.'
Kildare native and singer songwriter Jack Lukeman joins Miriam for a chat about his new 'Lockdown Sessions' album and performs two tracks - ‘Somehere in my Heart’ and ‘Young at Heart’. He also talks about what he’s missed out on in 2020 and how he’s had to become imaginative in such a tough year for artists.
Billy Hutchinson: A Life in Loyalism
Leader of the Progressive Unionist Party in Northern Ireland Billy Hutchinson joins the programme to discuss his upbringing in Northern Ireland and his memories of the Troubles as well as his decision to join the UVF.