Episode 107 – Allie O’Rourke

Allie O’Rourke has performed nationwide, peddling her brand of Girl Dick Energy, gracing stages such as Whelans and The Comedy Cellar. She is cofounder and 1/4 of The Petty And Heartbroken Comedy Tour, Producer and 1/3 of The Post…

Episode 106 – THUMPER

THUMPER are a noise-pop sextet from Dublin, delivering bubblegum psych through a wall of sonic death. With a reputation for raucous and frenzied live shows, and penchant for howling feedback and pounding rhythm, each show is an exercise in…

Episode 105 – Drogheda Homeless Aid

Drogheda Homeless Aid aim to restore dignity and hope by providing care, support and shelter for homeless men, encouraging self-development, independent living and resettlement. Drogheda Homeless Aid was set up in 1982 by Sr. Cait…

Episode 103 | Sue Collins

Sue Collins; former founding member of The Nualas and now one half of comedy duo Dirt Birds, along with Sinead Culbert, joins Joe Rooney for the latest episode of PODAROONEY. Dirt Birds have been writing together for many years but only…

Episode 101 | Vulpynes

On this week's PODARRONEY Joe chats to Vulpynes; a two piece punk rock band from Dublin comprising of Kaz on drums and Maeve Molly on guitar and vocals. In spite of the lack of a bass player the band have a weighty sound which is generated…

Episode 100 | Double Acts

In this my 100th PODAROONEY I chat to Paul Tylak, Patrick McDonnell and Paul Woodfull all of whom I have done double acts with. With Paul Tylak I was in The Quacksquad. We also wrote and performed in Flatheads a short punky sitcom on RTE…

Episode 99 | Marise Gaughan

Marise Gaughan started her comedy career in L.A. as a kind of bet. She has been plying her trade between Dublin and London for the last couple of years and is about to do her first full run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year. Last…