Person: Johnny Cash
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
There’s many means of changing the mood music.
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
The eventual arrival of yesterday’s heatwave promised fertile conditions for a spiritual revisit of sorts to ‘The Second Summer of Love,’ that halcyon time at the end of the 1980s when Acid House exploded and outdoor raves proliferated across the UK.
Sat, 29 Jun, 2019
Sean McDonnell is the singer with Cork based ska/punk band Pontious Pilate and The Naildrivers (“Yes we know we’ve spelled Pontious wrong!”).
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
With no sign of embracing the pop trappings of modern country, the Texas three-piece return to Ireland with their outsider status still intact, writes Ed Power.
Mon, 26 Nov, 2018
Larry Campbell has played with everyone from Bob Dylan to BB King. In advance of his Cork gig with his wife Teresa Williams, they tell about their contrasting backgrounds.
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018
A nostalgic documentary recalls the top stars and magic moments at the famous Co Cork venue, writes
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017
He went on to tell the singer the story behind is famous hit 40 Shades of Green and how it led to a moment cherished moment with president John F Kennedy.
Mon, 03 Jul, 2017
Jeff Gordinier has lunch with Massimo Bottura, the man voted the number one chef in the world.
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
Derry Cotter was a lecturer in UCC for 35 years. His first stage play, The Inheritance, opens tonight in the Cork Arts Theatre, and will also be performed by the UCC Players in Ardmore, Co Waterford on Friday, May 26 . Cotter was born in a pub in the North Main Street, Cork, which his parents used to run for Murphy’s Brewery. He is married to Carmel, and they have four children.
Thu, 18 May, 2017
DEREK Ryan believes in thanking fans for their support after a gig. But there are times when he finds it overwhelming, especially when faced with a crowd of more than 900, each person looking for their special moment with the Carlow singer-songwriter.
Fri, 13 Jan, 2017
LIKE Johnny Cash, most of us have a thing about trains. We like to travel in them, nod off at the clackety-clack, and retain childhood memories of trips to the seaside. The railway is also part of child literature, from The Railway Children to Thomas The Tank Engine.
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
Tue, 02 Aug, 2016
A snapshot of the cultural flair of the Travelling community is being illustrated as part of the inaugural Limerick Traveller Pride Week.
Tue, 14 Jun, 2016
Ahead of her visit to Ballymaloe, June Carter Cash tellswhat it was like to grow up in such an esteemed family.
Mon, 13 Jun, 2016
Matt Griffin drives for the iconic Italian car company Ferrari at LeMans but would be just as happy driving his Peugeot up Molls Gap.
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016
Florence Foster Jenkins
Sat, 07 May, 2016
Mon, 22 Feb, 2016
Sat, 20 Feb, 2016
Singing superstar Roy Orbison had a guitar before he had a pair of shoes, according to his son.
Tue, 29 Dec, 2015
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
Wed, 11 Nov, 2015
Michael Hickey shows us around his twin turbo DeLorean DMC 12.
Sat, 24 Oct, 2015
Irish people have always had a love hate relationship with alcohol and none less than our artists. As a new book is written about Bridie Gallagher,examines why hugely talented women take refuge in drink.
Wed, 21 Oct, 2015
Niall Cooney shows off his 1979 Porsche Carrera Targa 911
Sat, 19 Sep, 2015
spends a spell on Speyside and discovers how Scottish distillers have a lot to teach the booming Irish whiskey trade.
Sat, 29 Aug, 2015
Richard Manning gives the a look around his Baby Austin.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
Ed Dunne shows us around his 1967 Ford GT500 custom build
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
Jimmy Crowley’s book on the songs of Cork is the latest instalment in his longterm love affair with the culture of his hometown, writes
Thu, 25 Jun, 2015
Gerald Kean mentors golfer Brian Casey in the first episode of The Speech on RTÉ One tomorrow.
Sat, 09 May, 2015
Ten years on, former GAA president Sean Kelly reflects on the opening of Croke Park.
Wed, 15 Apr, 2015
John Lancaster tells the Irish Examiner about his Mini Cabriolet and how it was love at first sight.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015
Find out what’s going on in the worlds of arts, film and culture before you start your weekend.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2015
SINGER Johnny Cash burst onto the music scene in June, 1955, when his double A-side ‘Hey Porter’ and ‘Cry, Cry, Cry’ reached no 14 in the US country charts.
Sat, 07 Feb, 2015
When Reese Witherspoon acquired the rights to turn Cheryl Strayed’s life-affirming solo Pacific Crest Trail trek into a movie, she didn’t intend to play the lead role, too. But, as she tells, doing so has been extremely inspiring
Sat, 17 Jan, 2015
Sometimes a cover of a song can be even better than the original.
Fri, 16 Jan, 2015
I always knew I’d be a singer.
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
Soul’s James Brown is the latest singer to have his life story filmed, in a ‘rags to riches’ genre that began with the first ‘talkie’ in 1927.
Sat, 15 Nov, 2014
Happiness has a price, says Sofia Talvik (pictured).
Thu, 18 Sep, 2014