Martha Wainright - Redeemer Central - Open House Festival, Belfast

Review: Martha Wainwright – Redeemer Central, Belfast

Hailing from a large family of musicians, French-Canadian songstress Martha Wainwright is something of a stand-out talent in the world of folk rock. Her main connection to the NI music scene is her duet ‘Set Fire to the Third Bar’ … Continue reading Review: Martha Wainwright – Redeemer Central, Belfast

“Northern Lights” featuring Ben Glover, Matt McGinn and Malojian

At 3pm on this Sunday afternoon three dark dressed figures, Ben Glover, Matt McGinn and Stevie Scullion AKA Malojian, wander up on to the stage through the crowd at a sold out Black Box for the “Northern Lights” show presented … Continue reading “Northern Lights” featuring Ben Glover, Matt McGinn and Malojian

Live Review: Dr John Cooper Clarke Gave Up Heroin For This …

The Bard of Salford was in Belfast again the other night. This time, John Cooper Clarke was in the big Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival tent with the stars on the ceiling. “That just puts the lie to astronomy” he told … Continue reading Live Review: Dr John Cooper Clarke Gave Up Heroin For This …