Rick O’Shea interviewed in first 738AM Podcast

RTÉ 2FM afternoon presenter Rick O’Shea has appeared as the guest in the first 738AM Podcast from Castaway Media.

Presented by voiceover artist Andrew Mangan, who is also a podcaster with Arsenal Football Club fan site ArseBlog, the show got its name “738AM Podcast” from the medium-wave frequency of the original Radio Nova pirate station.

The hour long chat with Rick – who began his broadcasting career in hospital radio – kicks off with some techie talk, moves into how his career took off and also covers the pressures of presenting daily radio in an ever-changing industry, his love of books, and how life online has opened doors and provided opportunities, as well as some challenges to cope with.

Castaway Media is a content, podcast based, distribution and production network based in Dublin, who intend to become a hub for podcasts – produced and presented initially by them, but expanding over time.

The whole thing can be heard via their website here.

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