Person: Nick Cave
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
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I once interviewed a wealthy author of popular novels, who said the only way to finish writing a book was to lock oneself away in one’s second home with just the housekeeper — not the butler — and spend four to six weeks keyboard-bashing without distraction.
Mon, 06 Aug, 2018
Indiependence (Aug 3-5) in Mitchelstown has revealed its day-to-day lineup.
Fri, 18 May, 2018
Children’s author Deirdre Sullivan appears at the Towers and Tales festival in Lismore on Saturday. She also works as an SEN teacher, and currently lives in Dublin, writes
Thu, 03 May, 2018
Camille O’Sullivan returns in Shakespeare’s poem of rape and its aftermath, writes
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
I can’t remember the first time I heard Bob Dylan or Van Morrison or even Lightnin’ Hopkins, but I remember the first time I heard Dolores O’Riordan, writes
Sat, 20 Jan, 2018
A raucous atmosphere filled the National Concert Hall last night as some of rock ‘n roll’s greatest rebels gathered to celebrate the 60th birthday of Pogues singer Shane MacGowan.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018
Thu, 11 Jan, 2018
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Fri, 05 Jan, 2018
Our regular contributors select their highlights of the year.
Thu, 21 Dec, 2017
A special gig filled with international stars will celebrate the 60th birthday of Shane MacGowan.
Wed, 06 Dec, 2017
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Fri, 03 Nov, 2017
Joe O’Leary, formerly of the band Fred, runs Levis Corner House in Ballydehob, Co Cork. On Friday, the pub hosts two shows by Steve Poltz as part of the Culture Night celebrations.
Thu, 21 Sep, 2017
Camille O’Sullivan is looking forward to starring in a piece forged from the works of Schubert and Buchner,.
Fri, 07 Jul, 2017
Is that you, Ken Brockman?
Sun, 25 Jun, 2017
No mere compilation could do justice to the sweep and fever-dream fecundity of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. Thus Lovely Creatures, Cave’s first ever ‘greatest hits’, is best regarded as beginner’s guide to this eternal outsider rather than a definitive survey of his near four-decade career.
Sat, 06 May, 2017
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Fri, 05 Aug, 2016
samples the laid-back atmosphere in Skibbereen’s luxury haunt for visiting celebrities. Even Luke Skywalker has been a guest...
Sat, 23 Jul, 2016
SINGER and musician Camille O’Sullivan goes all out on make-up and costumes for her exotic stage shows, but she wants her three-year-old daughter to have a different focus.
Fri, 01 Jul, 2016
Weekend number 2 of Cork Midsummer Festival features a tour of local homes to view their art, dancing with buckets, and more, says
Fri, 24 Jun, 2016
Offaly-born composer Amanda Feery won the Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition for this year’s Cork International Choral Festival and her piece will be performed on Friday in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral. She is also working on pieces for Crash Ensemble and the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra.
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016
The son of rock star Nick Cave fell to his death after taking LSD, an inquest has heard.
Wed, 11 Nov, 2015
JOHN BLEK is not really called John Blek. ‘Blek’ is a moniker adopted for the stage, with the songwriter and producer keeping his actual name a secret (rumour has it he was born John O’Connor).
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015
US comedian Marc Maron tellsabout the time Barack Obama came for a chat in his garage.
Wed, 26 Aug, 2015
Musician Nick Cave has paid tribute to his teenage son who died after falling from a cliff. Arthur Cave was found in the Brighton area on Tuesday at 6pm, police said.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2015
Described as a ‘regular cat’ — even ‘a soulful cat’ , Van Morrison is not one for interviews, so it was a coup forto land an interview with the media-phobic Maestro , exclusively for the Irish Examiner.
Sat, 11 Apr, 2015
ALEC Ounsworth likes not being famous. For a few scary months in 2005 he was on the cusp of something akin to celebrity (the indie rock equivalent at least). The experience did not agree with him very much.
Mon, 13 Oct, 2014
THEY have been described, by the New York Times as “one of the greatest bands in the world”. The Guardian has been similarly breathless, eulogising them as “one of the most extraordinary groups on the planet”.
Mon, 29 Sep, 2014
Cillian Murphy is back for a second series as the fearless Thomas Shelby, leader of the marauding Peaky Blinders, says Susan Griffin
Wed, 24 Sep, 2014
GIG WISE: With Electric Picnic out of the way, the next biggie on the Irish music horizon is the Guinness Amplify festival taking place through the five provinces on different weekends in September and October.
Fri, 05 Sep, 2014
Robin Wright wishes she could watch her children grow up all over again.
Mon, 04 Aug, 2014
Music promoter Peter Aiken, whose Live at the Marquee gigs have entertained more than 500,000 people in Cork’s docklands over the last decade, has promised to rock Leeside again next year, as well as releasing an album of the decade’s highlights.
Tue, 10 Jun, 2014
John Newman is in the running for a prestigious songwriting award for his debut single ‘Love Me Again’.
Fri, 25 Apr, 2014
In 2008 evidence uncovered by an Irish law student led to the release of a man who had served 26 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. Now Niamh Gunn has a new mission — to create a National Wellbeing Centre for Ireland in the stunning surrounds of Liss Ard estate.
Sun, 09 Mar, 2014