The Motley Gig Guide: Sep 16th-23rd 2019

Deputy Entertainment Editor Cathal Donovan O’Neill presents you with the five best gigs of the week taking place right here in Cork.   Welcome to the first instalment of the Motley Gig Guide, where every Sunday/Monday I deliver the five hottest gigs this week straight to your screen. Cork’s music scene is class right now, […]

Something a Little Bit Different

Eoghan Scott sits down for a quick catch up with The Academic, before they perform at UCC’s RAG Week. “We love playing Cork, especially Cyprus Avenue. We’ve always had great shows there – the crowds are always crazy, so I’m looking forward to more of the same in a few weeks’ time!” So says Dean […]

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 […]