College radio station Wired FM returns to the airwaves on the 13th of October 2014.
Wired will broadcast from 9am to 9pm from Monday to Thursday on FM (Limerick), and streams worldwide on wiredfm.ie
Wired returns on the 13th of October with an exciting new schedule containing new shows and volunteers as well as the established favourites! The schedule will be published on wiredfm.ie shortly.
Broadcasting on 99.9FM in Limerick City, Wired transmits 48 hours of programming every week during the academic year. Broadcasting a wide range of programmes, including breakfast shows, student current affairs, documentaries, arts, book and films shows. Music shows cover every genre, from trance to traditional, punk to show tunes, protest to metal and always with an emphasis on local and national talent.
Irish Acts should send their Albums/Eps/Singles to Wired FM, Mary Immaculate College, South Circular Road, Limerick.
The exceptional quality of programming produced for the station by students was highlighted at this year’s Craol Award’s, when the station picked up two awards, one for specialist Irish music programme “Éir Play”, and another for the celebrated LGBT documentary series “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”, which won in the Commissioned Programming category.
Over the next four weeks new students from Mary Immaculate College, Limerick Institute of Technology and Limerick School of Art and Design will undergo training in preparation for the station’s return to the airwaves.