Belfast-based Joe O’Sullivan: oncology consultant and musician.

Whoever says that the medical profession can’t tell one end of a guitar from the other clearly hasn’t encountered Belfast-based Joe O’Sullivan. By (...)

With a running time of more than four hours (60-plus tracks across three discs that are accompanied by a heavily illustrated and annotated boo(...)

Chicago’s Ezra Furman is the hot-to-trot name du jour, the oddly named pop/rock musician who is having a moment in the spotlight thanks to adv(...)

Jenny Taaffe: “I believe in ‘if you buy cheap, you buy twice’, so I will never look for the cheapest price, but I definitely like to get value.”

(...) now? My trusty Visa Debit. I rely a lot on that little card! In conversation with Tony Clayton-Lea(...)

Sarah Murphy, Hepsebah O’Reilly and Dee Fahy from Westport, Co Mayo at the O2 arena for the Taylor Swift concert. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It’s a tweenage rampage at Dublin’s 3Arena - school is out, and the queues have been starting from early afternoon. There doesn’t seem to be a young (...)

The trouble with being prolific (and Neil Young is exactly that – this is his 36th studio album) is that you can, unwittingly, repeat yourself(...)

Dublin band North Sea have kept a relatively low profile since the release of their debut EP three years ago; the interim time spent honing th(...)

Sarah Cracknell: 18-year gap between her two solo albums. Photograph: Paul Kelly

She might be considered the darling of the British indie pop music scene, but there’s nothing frivolous about 48-year-old Sarah Cracknell. She is b(...)

David Webster: “I bought my really good quality bespoke tailor-made black tie suit about 12 years ago. I end up going to quite a few black tie events each year and it hasn’t required a replacement”

(...) on you now? I have a €10 note in my wallet. In conversation with Tony Clayton-Lea(...)