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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Donogh O’Malley: Death of a Statesman 50 years ago this week

Fifty years ago this week a light went out on 1960s Ireland with the death of the pioneering and flamboyant Minister for Education, Donogh...

For whom the bells toll

MAYBE it’s the march of technology that ensures the automated church bells don’t project a sound as loud as the hands on bell-ringers did...

Fear & Loathing on the Campaign Trail

The National Library of Ireland launched its 'From Ballots to Bullets: Ireland 1918-1919' exhibition at the National Photographic Archive in Dublin this week. There...

Letting out an old Banner Yell

The musical history and the landscape of Clare have long appealed to The Yellers who have been regular visitors to these shores in recent...

After Nirvana, Chad Channing finds his place with Before Cars

Chad Channing is the gentleman of grunge. Spurning the rock-and-roll clichés, the former Nirvana drummer kept close ties with Kurt Cobain and Krist Novoselic...

Dermot living the Hermitage dream

It’s been a busy few months for Clare musician Dermot Sheedy and the other globe trotting members of Hermitage Green with the Irish band...

The Monk of Moscow

In March of last year, Crusheen folklorist and story teller Eddie Lenihan travelled to Russia, to see how his work was being used to...

Tommy Tiernan begins World Tour of Clare

Tommy Tiernan is engaged in dangerous behaviour. Instead of taking an act, bringing it to a big stage and pressing the ‘print money’ button,...

Music flooding the town of Ennis for three day Street Festival

OVER 30 bands from Clare and around Ireland will perform this weekend during a series of concerts to accompany the Ennis Street Festival. ‘Ennis Sounds...

Home Grown

MAURA O’Connell loves coming home. All the better if there’s singing involved. It just so happens that the Nashville-based performer was going to be...