The London Ear on RTE 2XM // Show 203 with Maurice Casey and ELLYD

The London Ear 2018

The London Ear on RTE 2XM // Show 203 with Maurice Casey and ELLYD

I’ve another great show for you today here, on The London Ear.

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Interview with Maurice J Casey


Maurice J Casey is a PHD historian from Oxford University and is giving a talk entitled ‘Radical Politics, the 8th, and LGBT activism in Republic of Ireland 1973-90’ in the London Irish Centre on July 20th.

The talk has been organised the London Irish LGBT Network and tickets are available from Eventbrite.

UPDATE: You can find out all about Maurice’s talk here.

You can keep up to date with Maurice’s work on Twitter and on his blog.

Interview with ELLYD


It was great to catch up with ELLYD. She is an immensely talented Dublin based singer-songwriter and has just released a new single entitled ‘Closer’.

You can find out more about ELLYD on her website, Facebook and Twitter.

Here’s what was on today’s playlist:

1. Orbital: P.H.U.K.
2. Benjamin Francis Leftwich: Numb
3. James Vincent McMorrow: Me and My Friends
4. Chat with Maurice J Casey
5. Timster: I Need To Know
6. Chat with Maurice Casey
7. Dim Sum: Ta Doum
8. Chat with ELLYD
9. ELLYD: Lighthouse
10. Chat with ELLYD
11. ELLYD: Close
10. Neon Radiation: Underdog

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