This weekend sees Today FM presenter and The Undertones front man Paul McLoone join the line up on 1052 TXFM to present a weekly show, titled “Another Side, with Paul McLoone” The new show is in addition to Paul’s popular alternative music show which airs weekdays from 9pm on Today FM.
Another Side, with Paul McLoone will air Saturday evenings from 6-7pm. Each week, Paul will take an in-depth look at a particular artist, showcasing the range of their work.
Speaking about the new show, Paul McLoone said: “Another Side with my good self is a weekly journey through the work of a major artist/band, with an emphasis on some of their lesser known or heard tunes. Essentially an hour-long alternative snapshot of their work, hopefully showcasing the artist in a new, perhaps unfamiliar light”.
Week 1 of Another Side… will focus on singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer David Bowie.
In the few months since its launch, TXFM, Dublin’s alternative music station, is attracting a daily audience of 20,000 listeners, according to the latest JNLR radio audience results, released in November 2014. Broadcasting on 105.2FM across Dublin City and County, TXFM replaced the old Phantom and went on air in March 2014. TXFM features familiar names including Claire Beck, John Caddell, Cathal Funge, Kelly-Anne Byrne and Joe Donnelly, as well as respected music blogger Nialler9, and musician, producer and regular with Lisa Hannigan’s band, Gavin Glass.
Another Side with Paul McLoone commences this Saturday, 17th January.