An Invitation to Action Plan for Radio

Invitation to Action Plan 2021: WNH? by WhyNotHer? ‘Led by music industry consultant Linda Coogan Byrne, global development executive Bernadette Sexton, and researcher and academic Dr Brenda Donohue, Why Not Her has now launched an action plan for Irish radio stations to implement in order to tackle the inequality. Audiences want to hear more womxn…

6 MONTH FOLLOW UP of GENDER DISPARITY DATA REPORT on IRISH RADIO

6 MONTH FOLLOW UP of GENDER DISPARITY DATA REPORT on IRISH RADIO >>> Diversity on the rise in the music scene as we go from just 1 artist of colour to 11 featured in Airplay charts across Irish Radio in the last 6 months.  >>> National & Dublin Radio Stations lead the changes in gender…

Gender Disparity Data Chart Report

This new report focuses in on The Irish Charts and the Gender Disparity therein. It was compiled from the weekly Official Irish Singles & Albums Charts compiled by The Official Charts company for IRMA and made available, weekly, from the IRMA website (Irma.ie). The research was carried out by Cian Sullivan, a member of the…

‘Radioactive’ – A Four Month Review of Irish Radio Playlisting

We can finally reveal the update on Nationwide radio support within Irish Radio since the publishing of the Gender Disparity Radio Data Report. This report update covers the last 4 months – from June 24th 2020 to Oct 24th 2020. In late June, while Ireland was gearing up to return to some semblance of normality,…