SOAK – Derry’s Bridie Monds-Watson (top) – is back today with beautiful new single ‘ available now on Rough Trade Records and first aired as Annie Mac’s Hottest Record in the World on Radio 1. Bridie has also confirmed a handful of intimate live shows for next month…
Live in Guerrilla Sound Studios, North Strand, Dublin.
Seán Zissou writes:
You’ve previously supported some of our videos, maybe you’ll be interested in this one we just made live. Cian Nugent & The Cosmos playing some tracks from his 2016 release ‘Night Fiction’ live from Guerrilla Studios on Dublin’s North Strand.
Inspired by the “testimony of women who survived Ireland’s Mother and Baby homes”.
When I came to write ‘Finest Flower’, I wanted to honour the love that each of these women had for their children, and the bond that could not be broken….
…I’m pleased to donate proceeds from the sale of ‘Finest Flower’ to the Tuam Home Survivors Network, a group who are doing incredible work advocating for justice for the Tuam babies, and their families.”
Lucky Kambhoula, of Masi the Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland, an independent platform for asylum seekers, and a regular on Broadsheet the Telly, appears among a host of activists and artists in the video for Hozier’s duet with Mavis Staples, which premiered at the Electric Picnic last month.