Shannon McNamee is a recent graduate of the MA in Arts Policy and Practice at NUI Galway and has a passion for two things – music and writing. She has written for NUIG student newspaper SIN and various other music and cultural websites. Having volunteered at Louth festival Vantastival in 2012, Shannon now works with the team as Production Assistant.
Composer Judith Ring's first body of work featuring her own singing is both gentle and complex writes Shannon McNamee in her second Journal of Music/Galway City Council Music Writer Mentoring Scheme review.
In the latest review from our Journal of Music/Galway City Council Music Writer Mentoring Scheme, Shannon McNamee listens to the skilled, edgy folk sound of Lankum.