JJ’s – The Story of JJ Smyth’s

International Award winning documentary at the New York Festival World Radio awards 2019


Near FM present JJ’s an audio documentary about the revered Jazz and Blues music venue JJ Smyths which operated on Dublin’s Aungier Street for over 30 years. Hear the story of how JJ Smyth’s transformed from a function room above a pub into the most authentic Jazz and Blues club in Ireland. Featuring contributions from some of the many musicians, staff and promoters who knew JJ’s best.

Produced, narrated and edited by Paul Loughran.

JJ’s is supported by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Sound and Vision scheme with the television licence fee.