Wired FM Presenter Profiles

finbarr-eganFinbarr Egan is a presenter and producer of a new House Music show that broadcasts every Thursday

Name: Finbarr Egan
Age: 19
Where Are You From: Clare
What Show Are You Involved In: Feel Good Beats, Thursdays 7-8pm.
What Is Your Show About: Upbeat house music
Something We Don’t Know About You: I love tractors
Favourite Radio Show/Presenter: Mainroom on Spin South West with Daskha
If You Could Have One Superpower What Would It Be: Able to teleport so I can make it to 9am lectures on time.
Describe Yourself In 3 Words: Great craic altogether
 

“When I Grow Up I Want To Be” A producer

Megan O'Donoghue

 

Megan O’Donoghue kicks off the week every Monday at 9am. She leads The Breakfast Club as the show’s presenter and producer.

Name: Megan O’Donoghue
Age: 18
Where Are You From: Listowel, Co Kerry
What Show Are You Involved In: The Breakfast Club (Mondays 9-10am)
What Is Your Show About: Serious tunes, new and old, entertainment.
Something We Don’t Know About You: Dabble with DJing, do part-time work with Radio Kerry and I’m a barmaid.
Favourite Radio Show/Presenter: The Pulse on Radio Kerry, The Zoo Crew on Spin SW.
If You Could Have One Superpower What Would It Be: Power of speed like the Flash so I could always be on time and get to sleep loads.
Describe yourself in three words: Bubbly, talkative, sound.
“When I Grow Up I Want To Be” Doing music tech & production so maybe a sound engineer or radio. I haven’t decided yet!!

Tune into The Breakfast Club with Megan on Monday mornings from 9am on Wired 99.9 FM and online.

Alan O Dris

 

Alan O’Driscoll is Wired FM’s longest serving presenter. His show The Dark Side is just as old and is the country’s oldest metal show, it airs every Tuesday from 7-8pm.

Name: Alan O’Driscoll
Age: 23
Where Are You From: Limerick
What Show Are You Involved In: The Dark Side
What Is Your Show About: Everything heavy from post-hardcore to black metal
Favourite Radio Show/Presenter: The Rock Stop/ John O’Dea
If You Could Have One Superpower: Blocking out the sun
Describe yourself in three words: Overgrown emo kid
“When I Grow Up I Want To Be” A Viking.

Tune into The Dark Side every Tuesday from 7-8pm on Wired 99.9 FM and online.

david holland

 

David Holland is a presenter and producer of a new Drivetime Show called ‘Spectrum’ that airs evey Tuesday.

Name: David Holland
Age: 20
Where Are You From: Cork
What Show Are You Involved In: Spectrum (Tuesdays 5:30 – 6:30pm) & Indie Matinee (Thursdays 12:00)
What Is Your Show About: Music and chat.
Favourite Radio Show/Presenter: Dave Fanning
If You Could Have One Superpower What Would It Be: Flight
Describe yourself in three words: Kind, nice, lovely
“When I Grow Up I Want To Be” A legend

Tune into Spectrum every Tuesday from 5:30 – 6:30pm, and Indie Matinee at 12 on Thursdays on Wired 99.9 FM and online

ultan-mcdwyer

Ultan McDwyer is a presenter and producer of a new House Music show that broadcasts every Thursday

Name: Ultan McDwyer.
Age: 18.
Where Are You From: Dublin, living in Mayo.
What Show Are You Involved In: Feel Good Beats, Thursdays 7-8pm.
What Is Your Show About: House music mix.
Something We Don’t Know About You: Produce lots of my own tracks.
Favourite Radio Show/Presenter: Zane Lowe – BBC Radio 1
If You Could Have One Superpower What Would It Be: Invisibility

“When I Grow Up I Want To Be” Touring DJ/Producer

patrick-mckinney

 

Patrick McKinney is a presenter on our new Drivetime Show ‘Spectrum’ which is live every Tuesday from 5:30 – 6:30pm.

Name: Patrick McKinney
Age: 24
Where Are You From: Sligo
What Show Are You Involved In: Spectrum (Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm)
What Is Your Show About: All music, wide variety.
Something We Don’t Know About You: Once pissed on my brother.
Favourite Radio Show/Presenter: Today FM’s Paul McLoone.
If You Could Have One Superpower What Would It Be: Flying.
Describe yourself in three words: Close, open, dynamic.
“When I Grow Up I Want To Be” Content and progressing.

Tune into Spectrum with Patrick and his co-presenters Clíona Brady & David Holland on Tuesdays from 5:30 – 6:30pm on Wired 99.9 FM and online.