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Temporary Childcare Scheme for Essential Health Workers Cancelled
The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Katherine Zappone, has announced the Temporary Childcare Scheme for Essential Health Workers will not proceed on the 18 May as planned. To discuss this we were joined by Phil Ni Sheadhaga, General Secretary of the INMO.
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Who wants to take over the world anyway? - Dave Couse in conversation
AHOUSEISDEAD - the moniker self-dubbed by Dave Couse and Fergal Bunbury - will perform seminal A House album I Am The Greatest and a little bit more live at Vicar Street on December 12.
Ahead of that gig, frontman Dave Couse dropped into Newstalk towers to chat all things A House (is dead) with Richie McCormack.
Torquil Campbell on 15-years of Stars' Set Yourself on Fire
Canadian band Stars visit Dublin's Workman's Club on September 27 as they mark 15-years since their breakthrough album Set Yourself On Fire.
Frontman Torquil Campbell took time out to speak with Richie McCormack.
MOVIES AND BOOZE: #PessimisticMovies
Today, Movies and Booze was brought to you from the illustrious surroundings of Clontarf Castle, with thanks to Lidl.
Esther McCarthy reviewed X Men:Dark Phoenix, Late Night and Papi Chulo while we drank Chevalier de Fauvert Sauvignon Blanc Pays d'Oc IGP, Barolo DOCG 2013 and Cimarosa Argentinian Malbec with Jean Smullen.
Tom Dunne Show - Michael Walker on Laurel Canyon
Michael Walker on his book 'Laurel Canyon: The Inside Story of Rock-and-Roll's Legendary Neighborhood'
David Duchovny and Tom Dunne - Together At Last!
In the midst of a successful career as an actor, director and novel writer, David Duchovny picked up a guitar and started tinkering with music
It turns out teaching himself how to play was more than a hobby and he is bringing his second album, Every Third Thought on the road, playing a series of dates around Europe
David Duchovny spoke with Tom about his music, why he avoids the tour bus and how his dog is getting a big head from his Twitter followers!
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One of the Best Irish Shows - Tom Lives and Sleeps Music...
Tom Dunne is brilliant and has some of the best guests possible. From Prefab Sprout to Julian Cope - he gets them all and indulges us in fascinating and intelligent conversations. His regular guest Ken Sweeney is an encyclopedia of all your favourite bands from REM to Prefab to The La's and beyond. COMPULSIVE LISTENING for this New York based expat.
Tom is measured, funny, and easy to listen to,
Negatives?? Tom has almost stopped posting Podcasts since late 2016 - he used to post almost five times a week. COME ON TOM - give us global listeners our regular fix.