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TXFM hits the airwaves: Here's how Twitter reacted to the first day
Phantom 105.2′s replacement broadcast for the first time today.

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NEW DUBLIN RADIO station TXFM hit the airwaves for the first time today.

It was unveiled on Friday as the replacement for the late lamented Phantom 105.2, which played its last song at midnight on March 16.

Several former Phantom presenters have been hired to anchor the new station, including Cathal Funge, Claire Beck, Joe Donnelly and Kelly-Anne Byrne.

So how did the first day go down?

Well, it started strongly:

And although some were sceptical…

… the majority of listeners on Twitter were pleased with the offering:

Some even said their minds had been changed:

That said, not everybody was happy:

Some saw a couple of teething problems with the Twitter feed:

And this poor man in Mexico was simply confused:

All in all, a pretty positive response.

Were you listening? What did you think? Let us know in the comments…

More: Phantom FM replacement TXFM announce new schedule>

More: Here’s the final hour montage of Phantom FM and the last song played>

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