The mother of all tribute bands is coming to town.
Cloudbusting: The Music of Kate Bush has featured some of the great artist’s original collaborators and comes highly recommended by Ireland’s foremost Kate Bush expert Sean Twomey who can be heard here interviewing lead singer Mandy Watson on a podcast for his authoritive fan website .
I have 2 FREE tickets to see Cloudbusting in the Button Factory, Dublin 2, on Thursday September 19.
In light of Kate being inspired by Emily Brontë and James Joyce, what is your favourite song which references a literary figure?
The winner will be chosen by my Siamese twin.
Lines MUST close at 2.45pm EXTENDED until 5.15pmMIDNIGHT!
Haunted Head feat. Hamell On Trial – Big Purple Bruise
Warning: adult content!
Haunted Head is the new project from Wexford-born, Kilkenny-based singer and guitar virtuoso Clive Barnes.
Here he has teamed up with his old touring buddy, the cult New York punk troubadour Ed Hamell aka Hamell On Trial, who delivers a chilling spoken word tale over Clive’s Mellencampian six-string swagger.
The climax is both shocking and droll.
The Haunted Head vinyl EP (top) is available to buy here
Some people want to fill the world with lost love songs – and what’s wrong with that?
Thomas McPartland (top), who hails from County Leitrim, is the latest Irish singer to wear his heart on his sleeve with this emotionally intense slow-burner that would give Coldplay a run for their money.
His second album The Empty Atlantic is out next year.