Thursday, 19 February 2015

Second National Student Radio Conference for NUI Galway

NUI Galway Radio Society are delighted to announce the second National Student Radio Conference will take place in NUI Galway on Saturday, March 7th 2015.

Registration for the conference opens at 11am on Saturday with talks running until 5pm.

The conference is supported by Craol, the representative, co-ordinating, lobbying, training, & support organisation for Irish Community Radio; NUI Galway Societies’Office and Flirt FM 101.3.

The conference will not specifically focus on student radio but will rather offer an all-encompassing look at the medium and the structures built around it. There will be informative talks from some of Ireland's top media organisations, hands-on demonstrations, Q&A sessions and other special events. The conference is also a great chance to network and meet like-minded students from all around the country.

Denzil Lacey, managing director of ZAVA media, is the first speaker confirmed to be attending the conference.

Tickets for the conference can be found on This year Early-Bird and Group-Rate options have been introduced. Early-Bird tickets will cost €8 while groups of 10 or more people can purchase tickets for €6 each. Tickets go up to full price from March 2nd. Ticket holders will be given a welcome goodie pack, lunch and admittance to the post conference social. Also included is entrance to a pre-event taking place on Friday March 6th for those travelling to Galway early.

Visit the official website here, and check out their Facebook page too.

Tuesday, 10 February 2015

iTT FM Radio Week 2015 is live in Dublin!

IT Tallaght Radio Society are back on air with Radio Week 2015.

Tune in from 12PM - 9PM daily on 99.1FM or if you're outside their coverage area you can listen in from their swanky new website! Just click on the "Listen Live" button on their homepage. Their schedule is available here too.

In some other exciting news, some of their members have formed the 99.1 Rap Crew, they're preparing they're rap and to make sure everyone can get excited they've made a promotional video! Check it out below and be sure to keep an eye out for more news on them!