Wednesday 14th September

All Our Exes Live In Texas in session

Australian folk/country band All Our Exes Live In Texas who are in Ireland to perform at the Clonakilty International Guitar Festival Festival details: Official website: (for copyright reasons ...

Friday 9th September

Album reviews

Zara Hedderman and Simon Maher review “Skeleton Tree” from Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, “Schmilco” from Wilco and “Science Agrees” from D.A.R.K.

Sam Lee, folk musician

British folk musician Sam Lee explains why he is passionate about collecting folk songs for posterity, which he then records and re-imagines Further details on his Irish concerts: 

Thursday 8th September

Niamh Crowther in session

Singer/songwriter Niamh Crowther chats about the difficulties of forging a career in music while still at school; her debut EP is “Niamh Crowther” Official website:  (for copyright reasons this ...

"Composing The Island" remembers Ina Boyle and Frederick May

Abie Philbin Bowman profiles the lives of two lesser-known Irish composers - Ina Boyle and Frederick May; their work is being remembered in the “Composing The Island: In Ireland” series at ...

Wednesday 7th September

Neil Hannon in session

Neil Hannon in session to coincide with the release of the latest album “Foreverland” by The Divine Comedy Official website:  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to ...

Tuesday 6th September

Music In Monkstown festival 2016

John Finucane (clarinet) and Malachy Robinson (double bass) explain what people can expect to hear in the upcoming Music In Monkstown 3-day festival Full details: 

Monday 5th September

Cathy Davey in session

Cathy Davey chats about her love for animals and what inspires her musically, her latest album is “New Forest” Official website:  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to download ...

Friday 2nd September

Album reviews

Aoife Barry and John Meagher review “We Move” by James Vincent McMorrow, “Foreverland” by The Divine Comedy and “My Woman” by Angel Olsen

Thursday 1st September

Emma Lou & The Agenda in session

Soul band Emma Lou & The Agenda chat about their music and their self-titled debut EP   Official website:  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to download ...



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