Creative Youth Lab 2023

Reposting this dispatch from Wexford Arts Centre. Such an inspiring experience. Thank you Jeni, Liz, all at WAC, Wexford Arts Dept, Wexford Local Development, the Arts Council of Ireland, and most of all, our amazing students. “Congratulations to our Creative Youth Lab 2023 Graduates. These talented TY students, along with[…]

Dancing Into the Apocalypse

My interview with John Robb about his epic new book The Art of Darkness: The History of Goth: https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/2023/03/25/it-was-like-dancing-into-the-apocalypse-how-the-death-disco-pulse-of-goth-music-ruled-the-underground/

Republic of the Weird cover reveal

Here it is: the cover reveal for the new Cursed Murphy Versus the Resistance album Republic of the Weird. Painting by our own Tamara Gangnus. Cover design by our Rebecca Gangnus. We all fell in love with this image when it cropped up in Tamara’s portfolio. Here’s what she has[…]

First Fortnight show at the Duncairn, Belfast

Honoured to be performing at The Duncairn in Belfast as part of the First Fortnight festival on June 25, alongside Ciaran Lavery, Nandi Jola and compere Stephen James Smith. First Fortnight is a festival that aims to challenge stigma around mental health through the arts.

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[…]