Making your mark can’t be easy when your parents are British folk-rock icons Richard and Linda Thompson and your brother is singer-songwriter Teddy Th(...)

Julie Fowlis

This year’s Temple Bar Tradfest is richly diverse, and features everything from a celebration of Donegal fiddler Johnny Doherty to a children’s céilí(...)

Thompson: Family
  • Music
  • December 11, 2014, 16:00

Family dysfunction: writ large, it reeks of both familiarity and discontent. Writ small, it rumbles with subterranean malice, threatening eruption.(...)

It’s the late 1970s, and you’re living in southern California. Not to put too fine a point on it, you’re screwed. Admit it – life sucks; you wo(...)