Cork Music & Concert Christmas Gift Ideas

tweety stuff @ronanfromcork This was first published in The Evening Echo [Cork] on 2018-12-20, text underneath photo. ********************************************* Perhaps you are still looking for a few present ideas for this Christmas – or maybe you just want to reward yourself! – and as the saying goes ‘sometimes the best gift you can give is an experience’, so here are aContinue reading “Cork Music & Concert Christmas Gift Ideas”

Interview with Beoga

tweety stuff @ronanfromcork A shorter version of this was first published in The Evening Echo [Cork] on 2018-2-15, text under the photo of article. Formed in Antrim and working together as a band for over 15 years Beoga have been lauded for each of their 5 studio albums, with each one furthering the group’s development while still rooting themselves in Irish TraditionalContinue reading “Interview with Beoga”

Cork’s 12 Gigs Of Christmas 2017

  tweety stuff @ronanfromcork This article was first published in The Evening Echo [Cork] on 2017-12-14 ************************************ It’s quite common for most people to go out in Cork a lot more than usual during the Christmas period, so why not take the opportunity to see some music acts you haven’t got around to seeing or try some venues you mightn’tContinue reading “Cork’s 12 Gigs Of Christmas 2017”


tweety stuff @ronanfromcork first published in @The Evening Echo 2015-04-3 ________________________________ While travelling down the M8 from Dublin to Cork is still considered a bit of journey, it pales in comparison to getting from Dublin to Russia, a trip that Spies completed a fortnight ago. Jeffrey Courtney, who plays drums in the 5 piece band, spoke with RonanContinue reading “INTERVIEW WITH SPIES”

Interview With Lisa O’Neill, first published in Downtown/The Evening Echo 2014-2-13

Lisa O’Neill has played in Cork on several occasions, many will remember her as being the support to David Gray in the Opera House, and returns this weekend on her debut headline national tour. Ahead of her concerts in Cyprus Avenue and De Barras she spoke with Ronan Leonard about her connection to Cork, “over the last three years I’ve been inContinue reading “Interview With Lisa O’Neill, first published in Downtown/The Evening Echo 2014-2-13”