Matt Berry: ‘It’s difficult for people to swallow someone who does more than one thing. They think, hang on, that’s the comedy guy – what’s this?’

He is well-known for his sense of humour, so when Matt Berry casually mentions how he has been “rediscovering Hawkwind” of late, there is a pause a(...)

Customers in Freebird Records on Wicklow Street in Dublin hoped to get some of the many limited-edition Record Store Day releases by Irish and international acts. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Independent record stores in Dublin enjoyed a vinyl revival on Saturday when music fans came out in droves to support international Record Stor(...)

Music fans digging in the crates at   Freebird Records on Wicklow Street in Dublin during  Record Store Day yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Independent record stores in Dublin enjoyed a vinyl revival yesterday when music fans came out in droves to support international Record Store(...)