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Sons of Southern Ulster,

Huge thanks to David from Sons of Southern Ulster for the shout out and airplay at the top of Dermot DeFaoite’s show, now up on the youtubes as podcasts. Such a brilliant show. Discovered loads of amazing stuff through these lads.

The Holiday

Our track Rise Again, from the album Cursed Murphy Versus the Resistance, appears in the upcoming Channel 5 drama The Holiday, based on TM Logan’s bestselling novel of the same name. The series is directed by the brilliant Laura Way, and also features music from fellow Wexfordian ODi. The Holiday[…]

Archive Interview – FW de Klerk, January 1999

FW de Klerk, the last president of apartheid South Africa, died today. Here’s our Hot Press interview with him from January 1999, two years after he retired from politics. At the time he was promoting his autobiography The Last Trek – A New Beginning. THE FW DE KLERK INTERVIEW “Hot[…]

Write By the Sea – Mythologies: Colm Toíbín and Peter Murphy in conversation

Join internationally acclaimed Wexford writer Colm Toíbín and Peter Murphy for this insightful conversation about archetypal stories. About this event Mythologies – Colm Toíbín and Peter Murphy in Conversation Join Colm Toíbín and Peter Murphy for this unmissable event as they discuss the use of archetypal stories in fiction, the[…]

Warren Ellis

Had the privilege of catching up with Dirty Three leader, Bad Seeds member, composer and now author Warren Ellis on Zoom today. Warren’s excellent new book Nina Simone’s Gum will be published by Faber & Faber next month. Our feature will run in the Irish Times, more details soon. Meanwhile[…]