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!


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

Laura BohnJohn FinnertyAnn KerwinBrigid MurrayChris Scanlan
Judy & Tom BrueningBridie FlynnRichard LemkeJoan NagyMary Sheehy
Bill CarneyEd FoleyKevin LuksaikGertie O’KennedyMeagan Tierney
John CoutureMary GoldRick McMurrayFr Dan O’SullivanSarah Turner
Kitty DerbinJack & Jo Anne HaleyRichard McNicholsAnn PurcellLexton Williams
Brian DunleavyDave & Erin KeemPatty MartinMary Anne QuinnJoan Wisely
Bruce FarrellJamie JonesSean MooreNorm RootKevin Wisely
  Bev Murphy  

November 2022 Birthdays

1TuePeggy Brennan, Katherine Jenny, Joy Kelly
2WedTom Allenson, Sheila Cassidy
3ThuKitty Heinzman
4FriIrene Cahill, Mickey Dean, Pete Dewan, Mary Tyson
5SatSean Boland, Katie Miloch
6SunEdana Kelly
7MonGrace Jackson, Erin Keem
8TueJulie Thompson
9WedBrendan Farren
10ThuMarie Heinzman, 247th Marine Corp
11FriMichael Graham, Darren Mealback, Angela Ward
12SatDorothy Dube, Patricia Pittl
14MonDan Kenny
15TueTerry Conaty
16WedPaul Compton, Linda Wearn
17ThuMichael Priestly
20SunDelia Bryan, Mary Mackler, Mike Shuer
21MonCarl Henry, Mary Ann Knight, Erin Willett
22TueAndy Dillon
23WedSylvia Donahue
24ThuTom Moceri
25FriAlfie Deehan, Ashley Garnett, Shirley O’Kelly
26SatKim Carlson, Cathie Ryan
27SunKathleen Arnold, Rita Derbin, Phyllis Hughes, Jenevieve Lilly
28MonSam Aldridge, Kathy Gladden
29TueFr Larry Gould, Kaleigh Szczepkowski
30WedMickey Clarke, Magnolin Foss

November 2022 Anniversaries

2WedMichael & Donna Sullivan (36 yrs)
5SatRon & Patty Cooley (51 yrs)
7MonRichard & Sue McNichols
8TueEd & Maura O’Connell (19 yrs)
10ThuHarry & Christine Gordon (37 yrs)
16WedJohn & Mary Bongiorno (37 yrs)
17ThuMark & Meaghan Clancy (33 yrs), Tom & Ashley Jackson (5 yrs)
18FriGerard & Collette Smith (28 yrs)
20SunJon & Andrea Gohls (
22TueSteve & Tina Cousins (8 yrs)
23WedFrank & Charlotte Kennedy (19 yrs)
25FriJack & Irene Cahill (31 yrs)

Radios Show Sponsors

Sherry Youngblood, John Bentley, Kathy Baker, Teresa RoddyUnited Irish Societies
Brian & Pam Dunleavy, Richard & Maggie Lemke Detroit Metro Emerald Police Society
Dennis & Mary Ellen Clark, Bill & Kate MillerMike Carey Music Co, Inc
Mary Ann Quinn, Jerry & Mary Bailey Depoorter, Fraternal Order of United Irishmen
Nick & Peggy Ciaramitaro, Victory & Maloney FamiliesBrian Dunleavy & Dunleavy’s Irish Pub in Allen Park
Michael Goddard, Bruce Smith, Evelyn CarneyStephen Maloney & Maloney Tile & Marble
Kathleen Gallagher, Heather Limas, Jim & Bev MurphyFriendly Sons of St Patrick
Bill & Mary Ann Knight, Peggy Walsh, Brian MaherMotor City Irish Fest (MCIF)
Richard McGee, Paul & Agnes Gowdy, Mary RyanPadraig Egan & Emerald Plumbing
Peter & Maura Dewan & Family, Michael Clyne Knights of Equity Court Six & Daughters of Erin
Kitty Heinzman, Peggy Gray, Donald & Marcia Detter Gaelic League/Irish American Club
Michael & Eileen Barry Family, Barbara SullivanAOH Stephen Walsh & Blessed Solanus Casey Division
John & Mary Bongiorno, Erin & Dave Keem,Ardan Academy of Irish Dance & Kitty’s Ceili
Dan & Kathleen Partyka. Gertie & Maura O’KennedyLAOH Elizabeth Fagan & Catherine McCauley Divisons
Nora Martin, Doris McCarville, Sylvia DonahueLAOH Ethlel & Rose Kennedy Divisons
Bob & Peggy Burger, Patrick KelliherKevin & Shelly Murphy & Murphy’s Restaurant in Redford
Bob & Mary Beth Mundt, Patrick & Anne O’HaraFr Brendan McCarrick & Irish Pallottine Fathers
John & Kathleen Treanor, Karen KelleyJohn G Irwin & EXP Realty

November 2022 Memorial Sponsors

Patricia Dillon QuinnJames Maye – Jimmy the Irish Plumber
Fraternal Order of United IrishmenDeceased FOUI Members recently Joe Parsky
Teresa RoddyPeter Roddy
Evelyn CarneyWilliam “Bill” Carney
Gail McKnightRichard McKnight
Late Peggy WalshJohn Early, Peggy Walsh
Gertie & Maura O’Kennedy, Jack & Irene CahillMadge Stockdale
Dawn Minutelli, Peter & Renee YakeMadge Stockdale
Patrick & Anne O’HaraMadge Stockdale, Jim Butler
Barbara SullivanMike “Westside Red” Sullivan, Madge Stockdale, Jim Butler
Mike GibbonsJoanne Gibbons, Jim Butler
Barbara Huyser – Smede-Son Steel Jim Butler
Sheila Richardson, Maureen Aguirre, Paul JensenJim Butler
Kathleen GriffinRobert “Bob” Griffin
Mary RyanRice & Ryan Families
Peter & John IrwinDan & Mary Irwin, Hughes and Irwin Families
Kelly Anne PaigeColin Paige, Jerry & Phyllis Murphy, Bob & Mairead Paige
Patrick Curran FamilyPatrick & Mary Curran
Michael Aidan GoddardJim Dewan
Gertie & Maura O’KennedyO’Kennedy, Mongey,& Kennedy Families
Ann Purcell, Aline Daniel, Paul & Patricia Purcell Morton Al Purcell
Joan O’HalloranTom O’Halloran, Fr Michael Cooney
Mary Melva PrenticeColm “Scotty” Prentice
Kitty HeinzmanJohn Heinzman
John & Mary BongiornoBongiorno & Dean Families
Dan & Kathleen PartykaThomas & Patricia Quinn, Michael & Rose Quinn
Moriarty FamilyJohn & Katheleen Moriarty & deceased Moriarty Family members
Dewan FamilyFrank & Kathleen Dewan, siblings Jim, Mary, Frank & niece Becca