A native of Dublin but long time resident in Leitrim and now Longford, I got my break in the pirate radio scene of the 1980’s, working extensively in a number of well know midland stations at the time.
With the advent of licensed radio in 1988, I began a relationship with Shannonside/Northern Sound which has continued to this day.
I currently work as a part time presenter for the company and spent eight years in production at the station where I received an IRS award for advertising.
Apart from radio presentation on broadcast stations since 1983, I have produced a number of on-line radio show strands.
For the most part these are currently unsupported in the Irish broadcasting landscape owing to being niche in nature.
Numbering over 180, these radio shows and mixes are available to hear 24/7 on the Mixcloud platform.
'Sounds Easy', a programme of relaxing pop classics.
'The Showband Series', a nostalgic look back at Ireland's music of the 60's and 70's.
'Eclectic Mike', an on-going link free mix series of both
the strange and the familiar.
'This Is Synthpop', a ten part series on the history of electronic music.
'Absolute Chill', an on-going link free mix series of
‘Irish Country Net’, 60 shows aimed at the Diaspora and
all fans of Irish Country music which has been hosted by a number of online stations, in Ireland and the U.K.
'DJ Sets' - A collection of dancefloor favourites of different genres culled from my years playing on the road.
I have also completed in 2016, a FETAC level 5 course in Computer Systems and Netorks.
I advocate positive thinking and my motto is - ‘You are what you are, not what you were’
Specialties: Proficiency with Adobe Audition, Voice-over Characters & Narration, Online radio.
2016 - New radio host on Sunday Morning Breakfast broadcast on Shannonside/Northern Sound
2016 - Positive JNLR results showing upward listening trend since taking over show.
2016 - Resident on Saturdays at the Boardwalk Bar in The Landmark Hotel Carrick On Shannon.
2015/2016 - Successful completion with distinction of a Fetac Level 5 course in Computer Systems and Networks with LWETB.
2013/2016 - Reaching an archive of 190 plus programmes and mixes on the Mixcloud for Radio platform.
2016 - Continued engagement for my Radio Scrapbook page on Facebook.
2016 - Launch of this Website on Wix of