Lyric Fm

Music and the Arts Need Ideas and Debate Too
Opinion
Music and the Arts Need Ideas and Debate Too
The writer Desmond Fennell, who died this week, had clear...
Jul 22, 2021
Latest Appointments and Awards in Music (July 2021)
News
Latest Appointments and Awards in Music (July 2021)
A round-up of recent appointments and awards including...
Jul 19, 2021
Latest Appointments and Awards in Music (July 2021)
News
Latest Appointments and Awards in Music (July 2021)
A round-up of recent appointments and awards including...
Jul 9, 2021
'Irish Music Month' and Black Gate Music Series Funded Under New €1.4m BAI Scheme
News
'Irish Music Month' and Black Gate Music Series Funded...
Live music funding stream for radio and television is first...
Jun 1, 2021
Head of RTÉ Lyric FM Job Open to Internal Applicants Only
News
Head of RTÉ Lyric FM Job Open to Internal Applicants Only
Position has been advertised on RTÉ intranet with a 22...
Apr 13, 2021
How RTÉ Can Restore Its Leadership Role in Music
Opinion
How RTÉ Can Restore Its Leadership Role in Music
Music and broadcasting go hand in hand, but RTÉ's...
Jan 21, 2021
‘The funding model for public service media …  is not working’: Eoin Brady Leaves RTÉ Lyric FM
Opinion
‘The funding model for public service media … is not working’:...
Senior producer and manager of Lyric FM record label leaves...
Apr 28, 2020
‘Lyric has a role in the culture and musical life of Ireland’ –  Lyric FM Staff Want Proper Consideration of Station’s Future in New Report
News
‘Lyric has a role in the culture and musical life of Ireland...
Staff of Lyric FM are relieved decision to close studios...
Dec 12, 2019
RTÉ Under Pressure to Reverse Decision on Lyric FM
News
RTÉ Under Pressure to Reverse Decision on Lyric FM
Taoiseach requests that RTÉ defer decision on Lyric until...
Dec 11, 2019
What Now for RTÉ Lyric FM? – An Interview with Aodán Ó Dubhghaill
Opinion
What Now for RTÉ Lyric FM? – An Interview with Aodán Ó Dubhghaill
It is now over three weeks since RTÉ announced that it was...
Nov 29, 2019
Campaign Launched to Reverse Closure of RTÉ Lyric FM Studios
News
Campaign Launched to Reverse Closure of RTÉ Lyric FM Studios
Protest to take place at the University of Limerick.
Nov 13, 2019
Lyric FM Needs a New Vision, Not More Cuts
Opinion
Lyric FM Needs a New Vision, Not More Cuts
Lyric FM is under threat because of RTÉ's financial...
Sep 17, 2019
A Future for Irish Music
Opinion
A Future for Irish Music
How can we ensure that we have the infrastructure to...
May 2, 2019
An Unknown Quantity: Addressing the Neglect of Historical Irish Opera
Opinion
An Unknown Quantity: Addressing the Neglect of Historical Irish...
The neglect of historical Irish opera presents a problem –...
Jan 17, 2019
'There’s a wonderful playground there': Ryan Molloy Commissioned by RTÉ Lyric FM to Write Concerto for Irish Harp
News
'There’s a wonderful playground there': Ryan Molloy...
New work to mark Lyric's 20th year.
Oct 22, 2018
Against Resignation: An Interview with Raymond Deane
Opinion
Against Resignation: An Interview with Raymond Deane
Is there a lack of solidarity among composers? Will...
Oct 4, 2018
RTÉ Lyric FM to Commission Concerto for Irish Harp and Orchestra
News
RTÉ Lyric FM to Commission Concerto for Irish Harp and Orchestra
Concerto will be one of three new works commissioned to...
May 31, 2018
Carl Corcoran Moving On from 'The Blue of the Night'
News
Carl Corcoran Moving On from 'The Blue of the Night'
RTÉ Lyric Fm presenter to pursue new music and broadcasting...
Jun 20, 2017
Wide World of Petcu
Reviews
Wide World of Petcu
The eclecticism on percussionist Alex Petcu's debut...
May 15, 2017
Gloria had 14,000 Weekly Listeners in 2015
News
Gloria had 14,000 Weekly Listeners in 2015
New JNLR figures show Lyric had 4% of adult listenership...
Feb 5, 2016