Weekends on SPIN will introduce some fresh voices to the line-up such as popular podcast hosts, Darren and Joe as well as featuring some of the hottest names on the DJ scene including Marty Guilfoyle, Jen Payne, DJ Ahmed and GodKnows. The new line up kicks off on SPIN on October 22nd
Nick Karkazis, Managing Editor, SPIN Network commented; “SPIN’s new weekend line up is designed to have a stronger focus on key areas of our Music & Entertainment output. Our new entertainment offerings and specialist music content has been strategically placed at key moments for maximum impact. All of this is wrapped around our commitment to deliver more Hit Music than anyone else – you’ll still hear the much loved 10 SPIN Hits in a Row across the weekend.”
SPIN’s renewed focus on delivering the hottest entertainment content will see new ‘Fully Charged’ Breakfast presenters Emma, Dave & Aisling present a Saturday morning show (07:00 – 10:00) that will broadcast across Dublin and the South West while on Sunday mornings (7:00 – 9:00), Ed & Valerie from SPIN South West ‘Fully Charged’ will get your morning going with Both shows airing in Dublin and the South West, expanding SPIN’s audience reach.
The new weekend schedule on SPIN also welcomes popular duo, Darren Conway and Joe McGucken to the airwaves. Best known for their ‘Stall It’ podcast and more recently, TV series Free Gaff, the lads will host a 2 hour show every Sunday evening on SPIN (18:00 – 20:00) that promises belly laughs and banter aplenty! Regular listeners will know that Darren & Joe previously presented a show on SPIN and received a massive audience reaction.
Staying with the world of entertainment and all things celeb, SPIN showbiz queen Tara Walsh will host her very own Saturday morning show (10:00-12:00) diving into the hot topics big stories making the showbiz headlines that week! From the latest Harry Styles spitting drama to Molly Mae’s pregnancy announcement, Tara’s got you covered!
James Brownlow, Managing Editor, Music & Entertainment commented; “SPIN has become Ireland’s leading music radio brand by being innovative in its music delivery and how it talks to its core audience. This new line-up of talent follows that winning formula and more importantly we have no doubt current and new audiences will not be able to stop listening to it.”
With a newly designed bespoke studio kitted out with top class DJ decks, SPIN will be bringing the party all weekend long as they go in the mix with live DJ sets straight from the SPIN studio every Friday and Saturday from 6pm.
During the summer, SPIN House Party at Longitude entertained thousands of festival goers, doing what it does best - delivering 3 days of the hottest music from the likes of Welshy, Jen Payne, LoCutz, John Gibbons and more. SPIN’s Friday Night Residency also plays host to big names on the Irish and international scene with previous residents including Joel Corry and Belters Only. SPIN will continue to explore the freshest, best and most exciting opportunities out there for SPIN’s Friday Night Residency!
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