Robert MacMillan is Irish Language Editor with The Irish News in Belfast.
Martin Dowling's and Úna Monaghan's performance of Owenvarragh, a Belfast Circus on The Star Factory, used Cage's Roaratorio template and Ciaran Carson's poetry to recreate the soundscape of Belfast. Robert McMillen describes the experience.
Tráthnóna Beag Aréir // Gael Linn // CEFCD 193
Spiegeltent, Queen’s University, Belfast21 October 2007The woman who was going to drag English folk music into the twenty-first century was at the Belfast Festival at Queen’s in Autumn, but watching the middle-aged and middle-class – that...
An obituary of the guitarist, composer and singer.