Following the release of their seventh studio release, Shake the Shudder, and in the midst of their European tour, we caught a hold of Nic Offer, frontman of !!! (pronounced ‘chk chk chk’ for those of you not in the know), … Continue reading Shaking it up with !!! – interview
Cardboard Gangsters is nothing short of an incredible film. Set in North Dublin’s Darndale, it is full of talented local actors and Dublin music. It explores the multifaceted nature of gang culture in Darndale as it follows a group of … Continue reading Cardboard Gangsters – interview
William Oldroyd and Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly are, respectively, the director and lead producer of Lady Macbeth. Based on a Russian novella of the same name, the film premiered at the London Film Festival in 2016 and was nominated for Best … Continue reading Interview: Making ‘Lady Macbeth’
Ben Clavin is the co-founder of Pewter Games, an indie games studio based in Dublin. Their first game, The Little Acre, was released on Steam, PS4 and Xbox One on 13 December 2016 to critical acclaim. Sean Clerkin talks to … Continue reading Pewter Games: life at the forefront of a fledgling Irish industry
Landless are a quartet who sing traditional songs in four-part harmony. Lily Power, Meabh Meir, Ruth Clinton and Sinead Lynch met in NCAD and released their eponymous EP in 2014. After an active few years gigging in Ireland and abroad, … Continue reading Homegrown: Landless
Dan Hegarty is an Irish radio presenter on RTE and author. Tn2 Literature editors Michael Mulooly and Sarah Upton spoke with him about his new book Buried Treasure Vol. 2, a follow up to the first book in the series. … Continue reading Digging for Treasure; An Interview with Dan Hegarty
Rusangano Family are a three piece rap group consisting of two MCs, MuRli and God Knows, and DJ mynameisjohn. They are based in Limerick, with the members originally hailing from the diverse backgrounds of Zimbabwe, Togo and Ennis. … Continue reading The Emergence of Irish Rap: Rusangano Family interview
Featured image: Celia looks out the window (2016) Samuel Laurence Cunnane’s new photography exhibition is currently on display in The Douglas Hyde Gallery. Contemporary in style, Laurence Cunnane’s work is a series of hand-printed colour photographs, intimately framed and presented … Continue reading Trust The Process: interview with Samuel Laurence Cunnane
Amelia McConville speaks with Jane Deasy, director & composer of Kaperlak, a music theatre piece featuring texts from Virginia Woolf and Sylvia Plath. The show ran in the Pearse Centre as part of the Tiger … Continue reading Interview with Jane Deasy, director & composer of Kaperlak
In the month of November, 2015, a work by artist Conor Collins appeared on social media outlets around the globe. Thousands of people were captivated by the ordered streaks of red which formed the likeness of the late Alan Turing, … Continue reading Drawing Blood
Meadhbh McGrath speaks to Mad Men’s resident scoundrel, John Slattery as he bids goodbye to his 1960s counterpart, Roger Sterling.
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Acclaimed MC and producer Novelist discusses the ins and outs of grime as a genre and a way of life.
Continue reading Rhyme and Reason: Interview with Novelist