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.


***NOTICE 2-5-23***​
The radio archives are currently being restructured. Shows from 2023 are available.
Shows prior will be available, but are currently inaccessible.

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

Mary Jo BeagenBrian DunleavyJamie JonesSean MooreChris Scanlan
Judy BrueningLaura EarlyShelly LeesBrigid MurrayBetsy Schekels
Margaret CarducciBridie FlynnMichael LeenJoan O’HalloranMary Sheehy
Bill CarneyEd FoleyKevin LuksaikMary Anne QuinnMeagan Tierney
George ChapmanBetty & Mary GowdyAngela MaquireBetty McCabe RizzoSarah Turner
Nick CiaramitaroJo Anne HaleyPatty MartinTeresa RoddyBarb Weir
John Couture Rick McMurrayMaureen & Norm RootJoan Wisely
Kitty DerbinDave & Erin KeemRichard McNicholsAlexander SaadKevin Wisely

February 2024 Birthdays

1ThuSr Marcella Clancy, Kathy McGettigan, Peter Murray, Robert Needham, Cheryl Perkins, Brian Victory
2FriAidan Kelly, Gwen Mraulak, George O’Brien, Kate Szczepkowski
3SatBrona Maloney, Kelly McCarville
4SunKevin Driscoll, Michael Gavin, Fiona Murphy
5MonEleanor Carey, Sheila Maloney, John Molaney, Michael O’Connor, John Sarge, Carrick Secorski
6TueDennis Hayes, Valerie Jackman, Don Kenny, Dave McCall, Maura Mulcahy
7WedJohn Karagozian, Asher Perkins, Noreen Swanson
8ThuVictoria Egan
9FriMike Klick, Peggy Lemke
10SatJulia Ford, Patrick McParland
11SunPatrick Kelliher, Nicole Mealback
12MonJim Duffin, Grant Kenny, twins Clare & Caeli LaCroix
13TueKitty Donohoe, Teresa Wood
14WedMary Cretu, Kate McCabe, Mary Young
15ThuBeth Patton
16FriTeresa Manning, Susan Waisenan
17SatCarol McKnight, Dan O’Neill
18SunFiona Dayringer
19MonSean O’Boyle
20TueJohn Carey, Callum Gilewski, Ann Poppe
21WedMegan Gilliam, Dave Henderson, Susan McCormick
22ThuNathy Brennan, Annie Manning, Margaret Murray, Mary Ochab, Phil Ratliff
23FriPatricia Simone
24SatDavid Davis
25SunSean Flanagan
26MonJan Doucet
27TueConnor Fitzgerald
28WedPatrick Clarke, Michael Clyne, Carol Ann Strange

February 2024 Anniversaries

4SunJohn & Judy O’Hara (57yrs)
13TueArnold & Kathleen Begley (42 yrs)
14WedBrendan & Cheryl Farren (18yrs), Patrick & Johanna Heaney (48 yrs)

Radios Show Sponsors

Brian Maher Family, John BentleyFabiano Brothers, Inc
Richard & Martha McGee, Peter & Maura Dewan Padraig Egan & Emerald Plumbing
Patrick & Anne O’Hara, Jim & Bev MurphyStephen Maloney & Maloney Tile & Marble
Brian & Pam Dunleavy, Michael Clyne, Bruce Smith,Brian Dunleavy & Dunleavy’s Irish Pub in Allen Park
Aline Daniel, Heather Limas, Teresa Roddy,Kevin & Shelly Murphy & Murphy’s Restaurant in Redford
Michael A Goddard, Evelyn CarneyGaelic League/Irish American Club
Bill & Kate Miller, Dennis & Mary Ellen ClarkFraternal Order of United Irishmen
Nora Martin, Kathleen GallagherLAOH Catherine McCauley Divison
Nick & Peggy Ciaramitaro, Peggy GrayFr Brendan McCarrick & Irish Pallottine Fathers
Barbara Sullivan, , Patrick KelliherAOH Blessed Solanus Casey & Stephen Walsh Divisions
Mary Ann Quinn, Victory & Maloney FamiliesLAOH Elizabeth Fagan, Ethlel & Rose Kennedy Divisons
Dan & Kathleen Partyka, Maura O’KennedyArdan Academy of Irish Dance & Kitty’s Ceili
John & Mary Bongiorno, Dan & Kathleen O’NeillKnights of Equity Court Six & Daughters of Erin
Doris McCarville, Paul & Agnes GowdyMotor City Irish Fest (MCIF), United Irish Societies,
John & Kathleen Treanor, Michael & Eileen BarryDetroit Metro Emerald Police Society
  Friendly Sons of St Patrick, Mike Carey Music Co, Inc

February 2024 Memorial Sponsors

Kathleen GriffinRobert “Bob” Griffin
Melva PrenticeColm “Scotty” Prentice
Aline Purcell Daniel and LukeAl & Ann Purcell
Mary RyanRice & Ryan Families
Fraternal Order of United IrishmenDeceased FOUI Members
Teresa RoddyPeter Roddy
Evelyn CarneyWilliam “Bill” Carney
Moriarty FamilyJohn & Katheleen Moriarty & deceased Moriarty Family members
Dewan FamilyFrank & Kathleen Dewan, siblings Jim, Mary, Frank & niece Becca
John & Mary BongiornoBongiorno & Dean Families
Dan & Kathleen PartykaThomas & Patricia Quinn, Michael & Rose Quinn
Patrick Curran FamilyPatrick & Mary Curran
Maura O’KennedyO’Kennedy, Mongey,& Kennedy Families
Joan O’HalloranTom O’Halloran, Fr Michael Cooney
Kitty HeinzmanJohn Heinzman
Gail McKnightRichard McKnight
Barbara SullivanMike “Westside Red” Sullivan
Patricia Dillon QuinnJames Maye – Jimmy the Irish Plumber
Mike GibbonsJoanne Gibbons