Interview: The Academic Epidemic

Claire Fox chats with Craig Fitzpatrick from band of the moment, The Academic, before they bid farewell to their Autumn tour in Cyprus Avenue tomorrow. While many Louis Walsh bands are carved and polished through gruelling audition processes, some of Ireland’s greatest bands have been formed in the depths of dusty garages or underneath the rooves of moss covered garden sheds. School boy prodigies U2 … Continue reading Interview: The Academic Epidemic

Opera Lane Winter Preview

Claire Fox reports live from a coveted front row seat at Cork Fashion Week’s closing event, ‘Shine Bright’, Opera Lane’s Winter preview. The elite of Cork’s fashion community, including bloggers, writers and photographers gathered in the unique location of Perry Street Café last night to attend the final event of Cork Fashion Week 2015, ‘Shine Bright.’ The event previewed the extensive winter Opera Lane is … Continue reading Opera Lane Winter Preview

Afterword Interview: Roisin O

In this month’s Afterword, Claire Fox chats to Irish singer-songwriter Roisin O   You played Indiependence and Electric Picnic this year, which festival is your favourite one to perform at?   I absolutely love Indiependence. I didn’t get to play there last year so it was great getting a chance to play this year. I absolutely love Electric Picnic but there’s something about Indie. It … Continue reading Afterword Interview: Roisin O