Detroit Irish Radio


Detroit Irish Radio has moved to studio 2 as of March 20, 2022. Listen every Sunday from 1-3pm by clicking on the CRB button and click studio 2. Later, the shows will be posted to Detroit Irish Radio FB and archived below.

Throughout it's history, the Gaelic League has supported Irish radio programs. From 1997 until 2016, they were responsible for this show on WNZK. In 2016, the program received non profit status 501(c)(3). Today they along with many donors continue to sponsor this weekly, two hour program . Donations are welcome.

The show, a combination of Irish music, news, and announcements, often includes guests and call-ins. Shows are broadcast LIVE from the Gaelic League and other local Irish events. All are welcome to share news.


As an 501(c)(3) organization, we depend on contributions, thank you in advance!

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Detroit Irish Radio has been a vehicle for information in the Detroit area.
Listen to current, or past shows.

Meet Our Radio Hosts & Team


Radio News

Detroit Irish Radio has moved to Cave Radio Boradcasting ( We will continue to provide a weekly show every Sunday from 1-3pm EST. The format remains the same with Irish music, news, and announcements. Padraig Egan regularly provides listeners with the latest local and Ireland's GAA sports results. Pallottine Fr Brendan McCarrick and Irish Correspondent Alfie Deehan often add a bit of news and musical selections. We're fortunate also to have many of our talented local Irish entertainers providing LIVE music and stories often.

Your requests and input are always welcome. Email: or call/text 313-942-0159. Also, like Detroit Irish Radio FB and check this Gaelic League website where the shows are posted after broadcast. We can now accepted donations thru PayPal. We appreciate your support.


Weekly Detroit Irish Radio acknowledges those celebrating anniversaries and birthdays.
Those that have died and individuals ill and in need of prayers are also remembered.
Recognition of supporters that allow us to continue our mission to promote Irish heritage are also acknowledged.
Contact us if you have news to share - or 313-942-0159

Prayer List for Good Health

Brian DunleavyDave & Erin KeemRichard McNicholsTeresa Roddy
Sylvia Renee ArroyoBruce FarrellRichard LemkeBrigid MurrayMarilyn Saloka
Laura BohnJohn FinnertyNancy KellyAnn PurcellChris Scanlan
Judy & Tom BrueningBridie FlynnAnn KerwinGertie O’KennedyMary Sheehy
Bill CarneyEd FoleyGary LaneFr Dan O’SullivanSarah Turner
John CoutureChris FurtonKathleen LefereJoe ParskyLexton Williams
Kitty DerbinMary GoldKevin LuksaikMary Anne QuinnJoan Wisely

May 2022 Birthdays

2MonCarole Ann Strange
3TueHannah Farren, Conlagh O’Boyle, John Treanor Jr
4WedMike Ward
5ThuMariah Berryman, Glenda Boyd, Peter Gooda, Tadhg O’Donahue
6FriMike Moneith, Rory Shivers, Aaron Wood
7SatJames Kenny
9MonTwins Sue and Bob Anderson
10TueLiz Heinzman, Larry Walker Sr
11WedBetty Littlejohn
12ThuBrian Mallon, Mike McNulty
13FriBodhi Clancy, Marilyn Maher, Claudia Schenk, Mark Tade
15SunJohn Devaney, Jessica Drayton, Jim Goebel, David La Berge, Anne Sheehan
16MonPeggy Devaney
17TueSheila Waslawski
18WedBill Gunkelman, Liam Shivers
19ThuBetty Dillon
20FriNorah Barry, Grace Sharon
21SatHeather Limas, Maggie Hogue, Eddie Jones, Amy Lofton, Declan Scheloske
22SunPeggy Conroy, Cheryl Farren
23MonMarge Becker
24TueKiernan Egan, Mary Ann Quinn
25WedRita Bagdon, Mary Marx, Ron Mignot
26ThuMaude Yanez
27FriMary Jo Beagen, Quinn Cassidy, Sean Clyne, Finnegan Mason, Eddie McGlinchey
28SatErin Carlisle, twins Ronan and Vincent Egan, Agnes Gowdy, Jim Murphy
29SunStephen Maloney
30MonKathleen Hurley
31TueSophia Davis

May 2022 Anniversaries

2 Mon Dennis & Rosita Hayes (47 yrs)
4 Wed Bob & Barb Weir (49 yrs)
10 Tue Don & Betty Gehan (64 yrs)
14 Sat Tom & Maureen Allenson (39 yrs)
16 Mon Michael & Brianna Georgeles (7 yrs), Nick & Celia Massa (63 yrs)
18 Wed Jim & Moira Fracassa (26 yrs)
19 Thu Jim & Danielle Heaney (10 yrs)
20 Fri Bruce & Jeanne Farrell (32 yrs)
21 Sat Bill & Mary Ann Knight (62 yrs)
25 Wed Eric & Colleen Spencer (4 yrs)
26 Thu Nathy & Peggy Brennan (32 yrs)
28 Sat Mark & Amy Nikprelaj (11 yrs)

Radios Show Sponsors

Richard & Maggie Lemke, Dennis & Mary Ellen ClarkFraternal Order of United Irishmen
Jerry & Mary Bailey Depoorter, Bill & Kate MillerStephen Maloney & Maloney Tile & Marble
Victory & Maloney Families, Nick & Peggy CiaramitaroFriendly Sons of St Patrick
Kathleen Gallagher, Brian & Pam DunleavyMotor City Irish Fest (MCIF)
Michael Goddard, Teresa Roddy, Bruce SmithPadraig Egan & Emerald Plumbing
Evelyn Carney, Bill & Mary Ann Knight, Heather LimasKnights of Equity Court Six & Daughters of Erin
Brian Maher, Richard McGee, Jim & Bev MurphyGaelic League/Irish American Club
Mary Ryan, Paul & Agnes Gowdy, Peggy WalshAOH Stephen Walsh & Blessed Solanus Casey Division
Kitty Heinzman, Donald & Marcia DetterArdan Academy of Irish Dance & Kitty’s Ceili
Peter & Maura Dewan & Family, Peggy GrayLAOH Elizabeth Fagan & Catherine McCauley Divisons
Michael & Eileen Barry Family, Barbara SullivanLAOH Ethlel & Rose Kennedy Divisons
Erin & Dave Keem, John Bentley, Kathy BakerKevin & Shelly Murphy & Murphy’s Restaurant in Redford
John & Mary Bongiorno, Dan & Kathleen PartykaBrian Dunleavy & Dunleavy’s Irish Pub in Allen Park
Michael Clyne, Aline Daniel,  Gertie & Maura O’KennedyFr Brendan McCarrick & Irish Pallottine Fathers
Nora Martin, Doris McCarville, Bridget McCarvilleJohn G Irwin & EXP Realty
Bob & Peggy Burger, Patrick Kelliher, Karen KelleyMike Kelly & Environmental Maintenance Engineers, Inc
Patrick & Anne O’Hara, Sylvia Donahue, Nancy Kelly 
Bob & Mary Beth Mundt, John & Kathleen Treanor 

May 2022 Memorial Sponsors

Patricia Dillon Quinn James Maye – Jimmy the Irish Plumber
Fraternal Order of United Irishmen Deceased FOUI Members
Teresa Roddy Peter Roddy
Evelyn Carney William “Bill” Carney, Icie Frady Alley
Gail McKnight Richard McKnight
Peggy Walsh John Early
Gertie & Maura O’Kennedy, Jack & Irene Cahill Madge Stockdale
Dawn Minutelli, Peter & Renee Yake Madge Stockdale
Patrick & Anne O’Hara Madge Stockdale, Jim Butler
Barbara Sullivan Mike “Westside Red” Sullivan, Madge Stockdale, Jim Butler
Mike Gibbons Joanne Gibbons, Jim Butler
Barbara Huyser – Smede-Son Steel Jim Butler
Sheila Richardson, Maureen Aguirre, Paul Jensen Jim Butler
Kathleen Griffin Robert “Bob” Griffin
Mary Ryan Rice & Ryan Families
Peter & John Irwin Dan & Mary Irwin, Hughes and Irwin Families
Kelly Anne Paige Colin Paige, Jerry & Phyllis Murphy, Bob & Mairead Paige
Patrick Curran Family Patrick & Mary Curran
Michael Aidan Goddard Jim Dewan
Gertie & Maura O’Kennedy O’Kennedy, Mongey,& Kennedy Families
Cindy Lloyd Betty Ryan
Ann Purcell, Aline Daniel, Paul & Patricia Purcell Morton Al Purcell
Tom & Joan O’Halloran Fr Michael Cooney
Mary Melva Prentice Colm “Scotty” Prentice
Kitty Heinzman John Heinzman
John & Mary Bongiorno Bongiorno & Dean Families
Dan & Kathleen Partyka Thomas & Patricia Quinn, Michael & Rose Quinn
Moriarty Family John & Katheleen Moriarty & deceased Moriarty Family members
Dewan Family Frank & Kathleen Dewan, siblings Jim, Mary, Frank & niece Becca
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