A brief interview with Gavin can be heard in RTE’s September 26th Rattlebag ‘Spiegeltent’ special. Gavin’s the second guest in the show. Listen to it here.

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Gavin will be on the Gerry Ryan show on Wednesday October 1, at 11.30 am GMT. Peter and the Wolf is featured in this week’s Time Out London: “Back then I felt the whole business was going up its own arse, quick-time. Now I think I’m ready to make a record of songs again. I…

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Gavin and John Kelly played Gavin’s choice of music on ‘Mystery Train’ on March 21, 2003. These were the tracks they played: First hour: 1. Virgin Prunes – Sweethomeunderwhiteclouds 2. Pere Ubu – Modern Dance 3. Wire – LowDown 4. Human League – Being boiled 5. Psychedelic Furs – Love My Way 6. David Bowie…

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Gav will “slip into something glittery and take a trip down memory lane” on RTE Radio One’s ‘Rattlebag’ today at 2.45pm Irish time, to discuss his appreciation of Bowie. Update: Today’s Rattlebag broadcast was hindered by server problems at RTE, and a political debate replaced the repeat, so we’re making Gavin’s interview available on this…

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Gavin will be on John Kelly’s Mystery Train, between 7 and 9 pm on RTE 1 on September 28, 2001. He’ll be spinning some Kurt Weill for you in the first hour, and who knows, perhaps some other stuff in the second. Playlist, Fri 28 Sep 2001 1. Berlin State Opera Orchestra – Mack The…

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The radio plays Emerald Germs of Ireland by Pat McCabe, Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer are going to be repeated on RTE radio 1 at 7pm on Thursday starting 7th Sept, 2000.

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List of songs chosen by Gavin for John Kelly’s Mystery Train on RTE Radio 1, Fri 11 Aug 2000 On John Kelly’s Mystery Train, Gavin recalled his encounter with Nico, showing up at a Virgin Prunes gig in Manchester in 1984. He chose tracks by Duke Ellington, Brendan Behan, John McCormack, Thomas Hampson, Roxy Music,…

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Gavin and Maurice will perform Freddie Mercury’s ‘These are the days of our lives’ at the AIDS Candlelight Memorial Service in Dublin’s St Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday 23rd May. Gavin will be the first celebrity for RTE radio’s new classic FM station ‘Lyric FM’. Each week a celebrity rings and answering machine (pretending it’s a…

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Gavin, Maurice and writer Pat McCabe are collaborating on a collection of surreal Irish tales: a series of McCabe’s stories set to music. McCabe in a recent Hot Press interview: “It’s called Emerald Germs. The boys are doing the music for it, and we’re hopefully gonna do it with RTE radio, and maybe a CD…

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