Seamus Fogarty

11 results

Singer-songwriter Lisa O’Neill: ‘I recently watched Charlie Chaplin’s The Great Dictator from 1940 and was amazed at how relevant I found it to be.’

Current favourite book   I’m reading Innocent When You Dream: The Tom Waits Reader, an anthology of reviews and interviews. He’s deadly, to (...)

 Participants in a  parkrun at  St Anne’s Park, Dublin. Photograph:   Dara Mac Donaill

Every Saturday morning at 9.30am, the parks of Ireland are full of runners taking part in their local park-run event. Parkrun expects to reach 250,000(...)

Other Voices returns, with plenty of Irish acts including the hotly tipped David Keenan. Photograph: Other Voices

The long-running live music series Other Voices returns to RTÉ 2 on Thursday with a host of performances and interviews recorded in Dingle, Ballina, E(...)

Other Voices presenter MayKay and Westport singer-songwriter Maria Kelly in St Michael’s Church in Ballina, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

For the first time ever, the Other Voices crew and team are heading west to set up shop for the weekend of September 28th and 29th in Ballina, Co Mayo(...)

Hozier plays three “intimate live rehearsals” at the Olympia in Dublin on Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Fat Puppy Body & Soul Earth Ship Stage, Electric Picnic, Stradbally, Co Laois Saturday September 1st 10.30pm electricpicnic.ie Taking over the E(...)

Time to pick your favourites and write your  timetable. Photograph: Ruth Medjber

Grab your tents, rain coats and suncream; Electric Picnic 2018 is right around the corner. The festival will see more than 50,000 people descend on St(...)

When did you last cry? Marie: The older I get, the less I cry. I’d say it was a couple of months ago. Peter: I’m a bit of an emotional animal, so ap(...)

It Takes a Village kicks off this season of festivals – but with a twist. A good twist: the venue is the Trobolgan holiday village in Co Cork, a place(...)

Summber vibe: Electric Picnic, in Co Laois in September. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

With more than 30 music festivals across Ireland between April and the end of September, there’s one for almost every age, county and g(...)

More than a couple of years ago, I packed my bags and headed off to university in Dublin. Weekend visits back to Mayo saw me raiding my brother’s tape(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • Next
  • Last »