Music

Tuesday 1st September

I Have A Tribe in session

Chat with singer/songwriter I Have A Tribe (aka Patrick O’Laoghaire) about his songwriting and his latest EP 'Yellow Raincoats' Official website:  www.facebook.com/IHaveATribe  (for copyright reasons this item is not available ...

Review: "The Underground Is Massive: How Electronic Dance Music Conquered America" by Michaelangelo Matos

Jim Carroll reviews “The Underground Is Massive: How Electronic Dance Music Conquered America” by Michaelangelo Matos (published by Dey Street Books)

Monday 31st August

The Strypes in session

The Strypes perform live and talk about their latest album “Little Victories” Official website:   http://thestrypes.com/  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

Friday 28th August

Celebrating the music of Van Morrison

A special programme celebrating the music of Van Morrison, to mark his 70th birthday. Guests include poet Paul Muldoon, Morrison biographer Johnny Ronan, colleague and friend Siobhan MacGowan and Dr ...

Thursday 27th August

Album reviews

Simon Maher and Lauren Murphy review “What Went Down” by Foals, “Here And Now” by Ryan Sheridan and “Depression Cherry” by Beach House

Wednesday 26th August

John Blek & The Rats in session

Session and chat with John Blek & The Rats who perform some tracks from their new album “Borders” Official website:   http://johnblekandtherats.com  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to ...

"I'll Remember", the Taste box-set

Tony Clayton Lea on “I’ll Remember”, a 4-CD box set of hits by the Irish band Taste (founded by Rory Gallagher)

Tuesday 25th August

"The Wheels Of The World" by Colin Harper and John McSherry

Colin Harper and John McSherry, co-authors of “The Wheels Of The World”, a 300 year history of the Irish uilleann pipes (published by Jawbone) Official website:   http://thewheelsoftheworld.com John McSherry's current ...

Monday 24th August

"Born To Run" by Bruce Springsteen

Jim Carroll marks the 40th anniversary of the release of the Bruce Springsteen album “Born To Run”

Viv Albertine at the Lughnasa International Friel Festival

Viv Albertine (formerly of all-female punk band The Slits) who is a guest at Lughnasa International Friel Festival speaking on the subject of Women in Music Further details:   www.lughnasainternationalfrielfestival.com  

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