Donal Dineen and uilleann piper Leonard Barry explain the art/music collaborative project “The Pipes, The Pipes”, a celebration of the music of the uilleann pipes which is part of the ‘I Love My City’ programme for St Patrick’s Festival
Full details: www.stpatricksfestival.ie/events/event/the_pipes_the_pipes
Donal Dineen joined Sean to talk about Patti Smith ahead of her Dublin show this summer. She will be performing ‘Horses’ at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham on June 1st 2015, 40 years after the album was first released.
Darling Arithmetic is the third album from Villagers, to be released on 13th April 2015. The follow-up to Conor O’Brien’s debut, Becoming a Jackal, and its successor, Awayland - both hugely acclaimed and Mercury-nominated - is a breathtakingly beautiful, intimate album entirely about love and relationships. Tickets are available for Villagers on the following dates
In 1975, Led Zeppelin released their sixth studio album, a double album called ‘Physical Graffiti.’ The album was one of that decade’s biggest selling and is generally regarded as the band’s best, most ambitious album.
40 years on, and the band has re-released it and John Meagher has been listening to this re-mastered version.