Sound of the Nation

Episode 4: Maeve Higgins

Louise talks to stand up comedienne and writer Maeve Higgins about life in America , her successful Podcast Series “Maeve in America “ and what made her go there in the first place

Louise talks to stand up comedienne and writer Maeve Higgins about life in America , her successful Podcast Series “Maeve in America “ and what made her go there in the first place

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Episode 3: Una Mullaly

Louise talks to Journalist Una Mullally about how she came to be the “ bad ass journalist” she is today and how she managed to get through her work on the Equality Marriage Campaign while simultaneously being treated for cancer .

Louise talks to Journalist Una Mullally about how she came to be the “ bad ass journalist” she is today and how she managed to get through her work on the Equality Marriage Campaign while simultaneously being treated for

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Episode 2: Laylah Beatty

20 year old Laylah Beatty talks to Louise about her life as a Trans woman , the terrific support she got from her family and friends and her work as a Dublin based writer and model .

20 year old Laylah Beatty talks to Louise about her life as a Trans woman , the terrific support she got from her family and friends and her work as a Dublin based writer and model .

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Episode 1: Felispeaks

Louise talks to spoken word artist and poet FeliSpeaks about her Nigerian roots , growing up in Longford , the young Afro Irish Community and balancing religion with real life stuff !

Louise talks to spoken word artist and poet FeliSpeaks about her Nigerian roots , growing up in Longford , the young Afro Irish Community and balancing religion with real life stuff !

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MMA: Love it or Hate it?

RTÉ 2FM's Keith Walsh referees a heated debate involving Mixed Martial Arts, money, Conor McGregor and much more as we try to find out if people think MMA is a sport just like boxing or is it just street fighting in a cage?

RTÉ 2FM's Keith Walsh referees a heated debate involving Mixed Martial Arts, money, Conor McGregor and much more as we try to find out if people think MMA is a sport just like boxing or is it just street fighting in a cage?

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Episode 7: Chupi 

Rick O'Shea is in conversation with Irish designer Chupi Sweetman who talks about everything from her unusual name, home schooling and why she was always destined to be creative and never sit behind a desk.

Rick O'Shea is in conversation with Irish designer Chupi Sweetman who talks about everything from her unusual name, home schooling and why she was always destined to be creative and never sit behind a desk.

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Episode 6: Lisa McInerney 

Rick talks to Glories Heresies author Lisa McInerney about her attitude to success, her love of music and the three things she could not live without!

Rick talks to Glories Heresies author Lisa McInerney about her attitude to success, her love of music and the three things she could not live without!

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Episode 5: Harry Mc Cann 

Rick talks to 18 year old Entrepreneur about why he started his first business 3 years ago when he was 15 , his friendship with Niall Rogers and his love of Liverpool ( not by choice!)

Rick talks to 18 year old Entrepreneur about why he started his first business 3 years ago when he was 15 , his friendship with Niall Rogers and his love of Liverpool ( not by choice!)

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Episode 4: Lisa Cusack

Rick talks to Aer Lingus First Officer Lisa about her unusual career trajectory, her ultimate starstruck moment and why she can’t stand cupcakes!

Rick talks to Aer Lingus First Officer Lisa about her unusual career trajectory, her ultimate starstruck moment and why she can’t stand cupcakes!

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Episode 3: Sinead Burke

Rick talks to blogger and activist Sinead about public toilets, meeting Anna Wintour and wearing Riverdance to the White House!

Rick talks to blogger and activist Sinead about public toilets, meeting Anna Wintour and wearing Riverdance to the White House!

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