Live Review: At First Light Live Review: At First Light Barra Ó Séaghdha The Cherry Tree, Dublin, 14 November 2008
Live Reviews: Kraftwerk Live Reviews: Kraftwerk Benedict Schlepper-Connolly Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Dublin13 September 2008There’s a 1982 interview between John Cage and the then young Belgian composer Wim Mertens on UbuWeb. The soft-voiced Cage talks of a Glenn Branca performance the night before:‘I didn't...
Live Reviews: John Abercrombie Live Reviews: John Abercrombie Kevin Stevens John Abercrombie (guitar), Michael Buckley (saxophone), Ronan Guilfoyle (bass), Joey Baron (drums) / Whelan’s, Dublin / 14 September 2008
Live Reviews: The West Awake Rory McCabe Cora Smyth (fiddle, low whistle), Breda Smyth (fiddle, whistles, low whistle), Pauline Scanlon (voice), Donogh Hennessy (guitar)Ballina Arts Centre, Co. Mayo17 September 2008It was ten minutes before showtime when I arrived at the Ballina Arts Centre to find...
Live Reviews: Sligo New Music Live Reviews: Sligo New Music Benedict Schlepper-Connolly Amstel Saxophone Quartet, Maria McGarry (piano), Cathal Roche (saxophone). Various venues, Sligo. 20 September 2008
CD Review: Albert Fry CD Review: Albert Fry Robert McMillen Tráthnóna Beag Aréir // Gael Linn // CEFCD 193
CD Review: Simon Jermyn CD Review: Simon Jermyn Kevin Stevens Simon Jermyn – Trot A Mouse / FSNT 318