The final Sweet Oblivion on 2XM… and Camden Crawl Dublin gigs

Tonight will see the last Sweet Oblivion go out on RTÉ 2XM at 11pm. It has been a hard decision to make, but for now I’ve decided to take a break from the show. Sweet Oblivion has been going out on the digital station for almost four years, and aside from a year or two’s break I’ve been presenting a show under the Sweet Oblivion name for around 10 years, since the days of Cork Campus Radio in UCC… so it’s going to be strange not having a weekly show to make. 2XM is a fantastic resource and I was so … Continue reading The final Sweet Oblivion on 2XM… and Camden Crawl Dublin gigs

Sweet Oblivion has moved to Wednesdays at 11pm

Hey folks! Just a little update – 2XM has undergone some (really positive) changes, which has led to the station schedule being shuffled about a bit. As a result, Sweet Oblivion is no longer on Thursdays at 5pm. Instead, it is on Wednesdays at 11pm. At first I was a little worried about it being so late, but I’ve starting feeling like it’s actually quite a positive thing. My show isn’t really ‘daytime radio’ in style, and I have moved on a lot musically since my early days (the show began in 2002 or so on Cork Campus Radio). Having … Continue reading Sweet Oblivion has moved to Wednesdays at 11pm

2XM on 2FM

Well holy God, as Miley (rest Mick Lally’s soul) would say. It has been almost two years since 2XM launched and this month we got the really exciting news that 2XM shows are going to feature on RTE 2FM. The wonderful powers that be have decreed that every Sunday from 10pm to 12am on 2FM will be dedicated to shows from 2XM, with presenters putting together special 20-minute long shows to entertain the masses. Two weeks ago was the first week, and this Sunday night (12 September) is the second – and Sweet Oblivion is featuring! I’ve crammed some of … Continue reading 2XM on 2FM