Simon Murdoch is an Irish based radio presenter and club DJ, from the ‘real capital’ of Ireland, Cork. At 28, Simon already has 10 years of radio experience behind him, and says he’s “seen it all, things that would put hairs on your chest” when it comes to his DJ gigs and events. Simon is also a commercial Voice Over artist and provides his vocal chords for Argos in-store radio in Ireland! Asked why he wanted to became a radio presenter, his reply was “ehhh… you get to sit down and play tunes, its a no brainer!”…. A social media addict and pop culture junkie, Simon always has his finger on the pulse when it comes to new music, movie news, celebrity gossip, the latest tv news and is always talking about the latest trending twitter topics – before they trend!
Saturday night means you’re having a party or chilling out – you can guarantee the perfect soundtrack for either of those with Simon’s saturday night show!
First job: Scaffolder – lasted one day
Worst job: Scaffolder!
Ideal job: DJ of course!…. or Crisp sandwich tester… or J Lo’s bra fitter…! I also love running events, so concert promoter sounds like a sweet gig!
Favourite quote: Hi Everybody, Hi Dr Nick!
Fave movie: Too many to mention! Shawshank, Braveheart, Pulp Fiction, Kevin and Perry!!
Fave person: Fellow Power fm DJ Stephen Daly, he’s a top bloke! And my Mammy of course.
Carrots or Calories: Calories every time. We’re here for a good time, not a long time!
Sun, sea, or sand: Sun! Sea is full of jelly fish, and sand, well, it gets places.
Best feature: My ability to make a mean crisp sandwich
First record: I’m still only a wee lad, so it was a 90’s track, on cassette tape! Oasis – D’ya know what I mean. Love love love that song!