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  • 21-10-2018 7:07pm
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    Closed Accounts Posts: 1,857 ✭✭✭


    Down from Dublin for the weekend and driving along a few country roads in the BMW when I came across this station on the airwaves. What an absolute joy to hear the sounds being played. Well done and the best of luck to all concerned in this venture. 105.1 FM for those who haven't heard of them! :)


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  • Registered Users Posts: 192 ✭✭Gillman1998


    Down from Dublin for the weekend and driving along a few country roads in the BMW when I came across this station on the airwaves. What an absolute joy to hear the sounds being played. Well done and the best of luck to all concerned in this venture. 105.1 FM for those who haven't heard of them! :)

    Thanks for that, never heard of it but listening now.


  • Registered Users Posts: 1,347 ✭✭✭914


    Listen to opentempo a bit. Some good shows on it. There's great house djs on Friday nights for anyone into that. I like the Sunday shows to


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 40,061 ✭✭✭✭Harry Palmr


    They've been going for a few years - rather badly on my radio, the signal leaks all over the place.

    edit - I'd like to take that back - it's something else so distorted it's hard to know who it is other than music.


  • Registered Users Posts: 1,731 ✭✭✭Smell the glove


    Easily waterfords best station, much better than the dirt on wlr.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 593 ✭✭✭engiweirdo


    What is it, like ABC 104 before WLR turned it into Beat , a station for 45 year olds who dress and look suspiciously like teenagers?


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  • Registered Users Posts: 1,731 ✭✭✭Smell the glove


    engiweirdo wrote: »
    What is it, like ABC 104 before WLR turned it into Beat , a station for 45 year olds who dress and look suspiciously like teenagers?

    Non mainstream chart music crossing a lot of genres without the forced scripted "banter" of wlr from awful presenters who's only joy in life is talking about surveys and hurling.


  • Registered Users Posts: 5,473 ✭✭✭robtri


    great station... some brilliant shows on it...
    going many a years now it is...
    keep it going lads


  • Registered Users Posts: 2,326 ✭✭✭alta stare


    Easily waterfords best station, much better than the dirt on wlr.

    I have never listened to OpenTempo but anything other than Beat is very much welcome. How anyone listens to it is beyond me. As for WLR well that is the usual local radio... Grand apart from the death notices.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 40,061 ✭✭✭✭Harry Palmr


    I'm surprised Zenith haven't done a bit of 'crafty' broadcasting. If they are still going.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 593 ✭✭✭engiweirdo


    I'm surprised Zenith haven't done a bit of 'crafty' broadcasting. If they are still going.

    All that name reminds me of is the "Zenith Data Systems Cup".


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  • Registered Users Posts: 816 ✭✭✭zurbfoundation


    Good station. I never miss the Disco Daze show.


  • Registered Users Posts: 522 ✭✭✭91wx763


    I'm surprised Zenith haven't done a bit of 'crafty' broadcasting. If they are still going.

    They are still going on DAB and internet. However I don't think the operator would not be so foolish to damage his very high standing and reputation in the broadcast installation industry (sometimes internationally) by breaking the law,,,,,,,,


  • Registered Users Posts: 522 ✭✭✭91wx763


    I'm surprised Zenith haven't done a bit of 'crafty' broadcasting. If they are still going.

    They are still going on DAB and internet. However I don't think the operator would not be so foolish to damage his very high standing and reputation in the broadcast installation industry (sometimes internationally) by breaking the law,,,,,,,,


  • Registered Users Posts: 9,716 ✭✭✭lertsnim


    I'm surprised Zenith haven't done a bit of 'crafty' broadcasting. If they are still going.

    They had a temporary weekend licence a few years ago. It's a pity it can't be more permanent.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 40,061 ✭✭✭✭Harry Palmr


    91wx763 wrote: »
    They are still going on DAB and internet. However I don't think the operator would not be so foolish to damage his very high standing and reputation in the broadcast installation industry (sometimes internationally) by breaking the law,,,,,,,,
    91wx763 wrote: »
    They are still going on DAB and internet. However I don't think the operator would not be so foolish to damage his very high standing and reputation in the broadcast installation industry (sometimes internationally) by breaking the law,,,,,,,,

    That you Andy? :D


  • Registered Users Posts: 424 ✭✭niallo76


    Absolute love Open tempo,was up Getting the blaas in hickeys Saturday morning at 8 in the morning,they had Alice Coltrane,followed by rage against the machine.,then sly and the family stone,tis mad stuff,brilliant,and such a refreshing change from wlr


  • Registered Users Posts: 14,018 ✭✭✭✭StringerBell


    914 wrote: »
    Listen to opentempo a bit. Some good shows on it. There's great house djs on Friday nights for anyone into that. I like the Sunday shows to

    I'll let him know, he'll be delighted to have a fan. We all tell him he's ****e :)

    "People say ‘go with the flow’ but do you know what goes with the flow? Dead fish."



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