Tag: Damien Rice

LISA HANNIGAN interview – Evening Standard, 12 Aug 2016

I’m quite relieved when Lisa Hannigan turns up on time and in the right place to meet me in a pub north of Oxford Street. One of the Irish musician’s new songs, Funeral Suit, includes the line: “From Bermondsey or to Shoreditch, I said I don’t know which is which.” Thankfully, though still officially based in Dublin, she’s newly married… Read more →

DAMIEN RICE – My Favourite Faded Fantasy, first listen – Evening Standard, 12 Sept 2014

There’s only one Irish music comeback worth getting excited about this week. No, it isn’t U2. Damien Rice has announced that his first album since 2006 will arrive in November, a return to recording that could easily never have happened. While the delicate, heartbreaking title track of My Favourite Faded Fantasy has just appeared online, I’ve had an exclusive first… Read more →