In The Cooler, Interviews, Music “In the Cooler” 19th March 2023 (Sunday midnight)

  • Gina Larner…and her latest track “I Love You
  • The Swingles have a new track out with Vade- “Man In The Mirror”. We have a few words with Oliver Griffiths(above) & Tom Hartley.

Kwun (in Mexico at the time!) introduces us to his new music….

Niamh McKinney(of Wicklow) with her song “Up And Ran”

and Steve Steinman. updates with show and cruise news!!

And the music of: Allan Clarke, Eurovision winners 1981-1986, Mae Muller, John Coinman, Meat Loaf. Sunday 19th March 2023 at midnight!!

Music, YourHitsDigital

A New Station for “In The Cooler”…

Join me at 10pm for a two hour New Year’s Eve Special….

A look back at 2022 New music, and we finish with a party!!!(well, almost!!)

And here’s the playlist…..

Joe Dolan: You’re Such A Good Looking Woman

Red Hurley: Tennessee Special

Fly the Nest :‘Say Hello’

Fintan McKahey: “Amber”


Seán McComish (Wexford)‘Fade Away’

Ryders Blü (Newbridge Indie-pop duo) ‘As Long As I Got You Babe’

Padjo Dolan: ‘Rings of Saturn’

PIO HARTNETT ISSUES SECOND SINGLE, ‘GRAND PRIX’  Pio Hartnett is an alternative pop & genre-fluid songwriter from Galway, Ireland.

Gavin Fox : If I Could Survive This

Eimear Quinn: The Voice

The Mahers, featuring Ruby Maher

Chris Kabs (Dublin) “More”

SJ Talbot :“Millisecond”

The Animal Gang :“Paper Plane”

Soul Coaxing-Raymond Lefevre

Mike Leander: Here,There & Everywhere…

Arlene & Marty Kristian: Bring The Curtain Down

  • Fleetwood Mac: Everywhere
  • Meat Loaf: You Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth
  • Wilko Johnson & Friends: Marijuana (interviewed 9th Feb 2022!!)

Presenters Picks!!

  • Late night talking by Harry Styles
  • Midnight At The Oasis(Maria Muldaur)(1974)
  • The perfect year- Dina Carroll  (From “Sunset Boulevard”-Andrew Lloyd Webber 1993
  • Missing You by John Waite – released in June 1984 as the lead single from his second album, No Brakes (1984)

Billy Idol: Dancing With Myself

Tony Christie: Amarillo.

Lou Bega: Mambo No 5

Los del Rio: Macarena (Spanish duo dance hit!!)

Playing For Change: Listen To the Music

In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 28th January 2022 (rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again ( & Mixcloud.

  • Steve Steinman reflects on the music of Meatloaf.

Steve Steinman

Cheltenham’s Jon Canem tells about his musical start & “Crowded Spaces”

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Image Courtesy Jon Canem.
  • Canada’s James Priestner(a Rare American) explains the name and “Baggage”
A Rare American- James Priestner
  • Offenham’s Wendy Stafford explains her glass art..
Wendy Stafford
  • John Aizlewood discusses the music of Joy Division and New Order in his book “Decades”
John Aizlewood.
  • With additional music from: Bryan Ferry, The Ventures, Dead Crow Road, KB Bayley,Lorraine Silver,  Our Dougie, Bay City Rollers.

Friday 28th January 2022…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 30th January 2022 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)

In The Cooler, Interviews, Literature, Music, NCCR

NCCR “In The Cooler” Friday 19th November 2021(rpts Sunday noon till 2pm) Available on Listen Again ( & Mixcloud.

  • Emma Stevens, en route to a gig, pauses to speak about her singing and “The Longing” 
Emma Stevens en route to a Birmingham gig!!!
  • Pete Trewavas(Marillion) looks forward to the tour, and thanks the loyal fans..
Pete Trewavas (Marillion)
  • Johnny Garrett has a book out..”A Year In Beer.” Cheers!!
Johnny Garrett with A Year In Beer!
  • John Sanderson updates on Chipping Campden Parking and The School.
John Sanderson-Chipping Campden School Principal.
  • Steve Steinman reflects on “Stars in Their Eyes”.. and Meat Loaf.
Steve Steinman
  • Tom Billington(Electric Umbrella) has an appeal for 1,000 musical instruments..
Tom Billington(Electric Umbrella)
  • Plus music from: The Moody Blues, Manj, Joni Mitchell, Jon Canem, Listening Club.

Friday 19th November 2021…7-9pm 1st broadcast. Repeats Sunday 21st November 2021 Noon till 2pmAvailable on Listen Again (7 days) and on Mixcloud.. (for a while longer!!)