Wednesday October 21, 2020

Arts Interview: Radio head

While some might view Tony Fenton as a lightweight DJ, the Today FM star has been a passionate and knowledgeable champion of all types of music for decades, writes Eamon Sweeney.

4th November, 2012
Tony Fenton: 'It's simple, if you're enthusiastic about it, it works.' Photo: Tony O'Shea

Tony Fenton simultaneously delights and infuriates the nation on a daily basis with his inimitable between-song links on radio. An example: "It's 25 to three - time for Lykke Li!"

You can say what you like about him, but a certain pop impresario from Mayo has an enormous amount of time for the Today FM presenter. "It's people like Larry Gogan and Tony Fenton that I look up to," says Louis Walsh. "They're the kings of...

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