Interviews Archive

  • Part Four of my series of lists, where Irish acts pick their favourite albums of 2010. Today’s entries come from Cloud Castle Lake, Fred and Bob, The Gorgeous Colours, Planet Parade, and Preacher's Son. 1

    List: Irish Acts’ own favourite Albums of 2010 Part 4

    Part Four of my series of lists, where Irish acts pick their favourite albums of 2010. Today’s entries come from Cloud Castle Lake, Fred and Bob, The Gorgeous Colours, Planet Parade, and Preacher's Son.

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  • Part Three of my series of lists, where Irish acts pick their favourite albums of 2010. Today’s entries come from The Cast of Cheers, Drunken Boat, The Holy Roman Army, Pearse McGloughlin, and Terence Rowlands. 1

    List: Irish Acts’ own favourite Albums of 2010 Part 3

    Part Three of my series of lists, where Irish acts pick their favourite albums of 2010. Today’s entries come from The Cast of Cheers, Drunken Boat, The Holy Roman Army, Pearse McGloughlin, and Terence Rowlands.

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  • Part Two of my series of lists, where Irish acts pick their favourite albums of 2010. Today's entries come from Captain Kennedy, Ham Sandwich, James Vincent McMorrow, We Are Losers, and Yeh Deadlies. 1

    List: Irish Acts’ own favourite Albums of 2010 Part 2

    Part Two of my series of lists, where Irish acts pick their favourite albums of 2010. Today's entries come from Captain Kennedy, Ham Sandwich, James Vincent McMorrow, We Are Losers, and Yeh Deadlies.

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  • Dirty 9s, I Am Not Lefthanded, Bat Kinane, Milan Jay, and Solar Bears list their favourite albums of 2010. 1

    List: Irish Acts’ own favourite Albums of 2010 Part 1

    Dirty 9s, I Am Not Lefthanded, Bat Kinane, Milan Jay, and Solar Bears list their favourite albums of 2010.

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  • I chatted to Sarah Cracknell from Saint Etienne ahead of their Kilkenny show on December 11th. 2

    Interview: Saint Etienne

    I chatted to Sarah Cracknell from Saint Etienne ahead of their Kilkenny show on December 11th.

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  • Ahead of the release of his second studio record, Tiger Cooke talks about his new album, his new name, and even some old things as well. 1

    Interview: Tiger Cooke

    Ahead of the release of his second studio record, Tiger Cooke talks about his new album, his new name, and even some old things as well.

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  • Rook and the Ravens are a Manchester band who are receiving great praise from a variety of sources. They're currently working on their second album, and have just released new single 'Alpha'. In addition, they have an upcoming gig at Crawdaddy on October 2nd. I got the chance to speak to the head Raven (or should that be Rook?) about ornithological nomenclature, their influences, playing live, and that eagerly anticipated upcoming album, amongst other things. 2

    Interview: Rook and the Ravens

    Rook and the Ravens are a Manchester band who are receiving great praise from a variety of sources. They're currently working on their second album, and have just released new single 'Alpha'. In addition, they have an upcoming gig at Crawdaddy on October 2nd. I got the chance to speak to the head Raven (or should that be Rook?) about ornithological nomenclature, their influences, playing live, and that eagerly anticipated upcoming album, amongst other things.

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  • The Charlatans are back with a brand new album, Who We Touch, next month, and I had the chance to talk to the band about being in the business over... 4

    Interview: The Charlatans

    The Charlatans are back with a brand new album, Who We Touch, next month, and I had the chance to talk to the band about being in the business over...

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  • Keane's Tim Rice-Oxley and Jesse Quin have teamed up to create a wonderful new side-project, Mt Desolation. They formed the idea in Dublin last year, and since then, the project has grown and grown. I got the chance to talk to Tim Rice-Oxley about the band's inspiration, working with such a diverse crowd of musicians, and their upcoming live tour and album 0

    Interview: Mt Desolation

    Keane's Tim Rice-Oxley and Jesse Quin have teamed up to create a wonderful new side-project, Mt Desolation. They formed the idea in Dublin last year, and since then, the project has grown and grown. I got the chance to talk to Tim Rice-Oxley about the band's inspiration, working with such a diverse crowd of musicians, and their upcoming live tour and album

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  • Amy MacDonald’s second album A Curious Thing came out earlier this year, and is a wonderful follow-up to her breakout 2007 record This is the Life. Amy is in town... 1

    Interview: Amy MacDonald

    Amy MacDonald’s second album A Curious Thing came out earlier this year, and is a wonderful follow-up to her breakout 2007 record This is the Life. Amy is in town...

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