Alex Kapranos

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It’s safe to say that Franz Ferdinand are not the band they were in 2002. In 2018, there is a monumental gulf between the sharp-suited, fresh-faced ba(...)

Seána Kerslake is incandescent in A Date For Mad Mary

If you craved a sense of occasion on Saturday then the Galway Film Fleadh was the place to be. The organisers of the 28th event pulled off a coup by (...)

RM Hubbert: his other main asset – and here X Factor wannabes will break down in jealous tears – is his lacerating wit

The musician RM Hubbert has the sort of backstory that you can’t make up, and he’s smart enough to use it in a set. About 15 minutes into a recent sol(...)

Franz Forever

It doesn’t matter what your age, or how big an international rock star you are: there’s nothing quite like going home to your mum’s for a cuppa. It’s (...)