David Berman

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Sinead O’Connor is in Galway on Wednesday and Thursday

Saturday October 12 LOCAL NATIVES The Academy, Dublin Having released their fourth album, Violet Street, this March, LA indie band Local Natives are (...)

David Berman, regarded as one of the most poetic voices in US indie-rock, has died aged 52. His record label Drag City confirmed the news, but hasn’t (...)

He is hailed by some as one of the finest and most underrated songwriters of his generation, so David Berman’s sudden retirement from music in 2009 ca(...)

“Treating time specially is a human construct and we’re using the wrong language,” says Prof David Berman.

In the basement of a former plumbing supplies store, down the road from King’s Cross station in London, two eminent physicists are discussing the natu(...)

George Berkeley: attempted to set up a college in Bermuda that would develop into a perfect Christian city

Every generation flirts with utopian ideals. A hundred years ago, we had Patrick Pearse’s nationalistic vision of a self-sustaining Ireland born of b(...)

According to ‘coffee philosopher’ Prof David Berman, above, the drink is a window to understanding your tastes. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Esteemed philosopher Prof David Berman is on his second cup of coffee at hip Rathmines outlet Two Fifty Square, and he is not impressed. “It’s (...)

Portrait of George Berkeley by John Smybert (1727)

George Berkeley occupies a place in philosophy above perhaps any other Irish thinker. But the former bishop of Cloyne and Trinity College Dublin al(...)