The Gloaming’s pianist, composer and producer, Thomas Bartlett: ‘I’m almost a fetishist of silence.’

So, what seems like a lifetime ago, the world shut down and everyone advised to shelter in place. The furthest anyone’s compass could point was to the(...)

Dreams, by their very nature, are elusive, enigmatic and frequently inexplicable. The music that Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh and Thomas Bartlett make has a(...)

Choosing for their third studio album release a cover illustration titled Precipice might say something about The Gloaming’s state of mind. As with th(...)

Wickedly good: Matilda the Musical at the  Bord Gais Energy Theatre

Matilda the Musical Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Dublin. Ends April 28th, 7.30pm (Mats 2.30pm) €25-€73 bordgaisenergytheatre.ie When the Royal Shakespe(...)

Their reputation truly precedes them: what started as a glimmer of an idea in 2013 blossomed into the phenomenon that we now know as The Gloaming. Wit(...)

Soulé: “It’s so inspiring to be in Berlin. There’s such a buzz here”

First they took Manhattan and then Austin. Now, 15 years after starting in Dingle, Other Voices has finally had its Lou Reed moment to take Berlin. (...)

Its title suggests an existential observation on the natural essence of music, and this collaborative adventure undertaken by Caoimhín ó Raghallaigh a(...)

Imelda May at Other Voices. Photograph: Rich Gilligan

A proper festival Other Voices has been threatening to become a “proper” festival for years. The dogs and dolphins in Dingle, Co Kerry, could sense (...)