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    Album reviews

    Edel Coffey and Chris Wasser review “Saturn’s Patterns” by Paul Weller,  “The Desired Effect” by Brandon Flowers and “Why Make Sense” by Hot Chip

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    "Versus" by Hollie McNish

    Scottish slam/performance poet Hollie McNish talks about her latest album of poetry and music “Versus”, which addresses a range of issues like motherhood, racism, immigration and feminism

    Official website:  http://holliepoetry.com   

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    Fiach Moriarty, live in session

    Singer/songwriter Fiach Moriarty chats about his musical inspiration, addressing political issues and his second album “The Revolution”

    Official website:  www.fiachmusic.com  

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    Galway Early Music Festival

    Evelyn O’Rourke met some of the artists performing at the 20th Galway Early Music Festival

    Full details:  http://galwayearlymusic.com 

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    Mary Gauthier, live in session

    American singer/songwriter Mary Gauthier talks about her journey to being a musician and her latest album “Trouble & Love”

    Official website:  www.marygauthier.com    

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    Roesy, live in session

    Singer/songwriter Roesy performs live and chats about his latest album “Wolf Counsel”

    Official website:  www.roesy.net 

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    Album reviews

    Lauren Murphy and Jim Carroll review “Hairless Toys” by Róisín Murphy, “The Travelling Kind” by Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell and “Bush” by Snoop Dogg

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    Gaz Coombes, in session

    Gaz Coombes (former lead singer with Supergrass) talks about his latest solo album “Matador”

    Tour details:  www.ticketmaster.ie/Gaz-Coombes-tickets  

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    The Loafing Heroes, live in session

    Chat with Bartholomew/Barry Ryan, lead singer with international band The Loafing Heroes, their latest album is “Crossing The Threshold”

    Official website:  www.theloafingheroes.com 

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    "Rigoletto" by Opera Theatre Company

    Theatre director Selina Cartmell and playwright Marina Carr discuss their latest production, a contemporary version of the Verdi opera “Rigoletto” by Opera Theatre Company

    Further details:  www.opera.ie 

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