John Walshe

John Walshe

Album of the week

Album of the week

Neil Young. Live At The Cellar Door. (Reprise)

Album of the week

Album of the week

Gary Barlow, Since I Saw You Last (Polydor)

Album of the Week

Album of the Week

Pearl Jam: Lightning Bolt (Virgin EMI).

Album of the Week

Album of the Week

Kings Of Leon: Mechanical Bull (Columbia).

Album of the Week

Album of the Week

MGMT: MGMT (Columbia).

Raining on Sunshine State’s parade

Raining on Sunshine State’s parade

Londoner James Miller hit critical pay dirt in 2008 with his first novel, Lost Boys, a compulsive story of Iraq, oil and the ‘war on terror’.

Loving and loathing France with equal passion

Loving and loathing France with equal passion

When Lucy Wadham was 18, she ran away from her native London to France for a summer.

Novel garners fresh optimism from a ravaged world

Novel garners fresh optimism from a ravaged world

Wells Tower’s debut collection of short stories fizzes with life, from his pitch-perfect descriptions of the natural world to the wealth of damaged characters who inhabit these nine tales.

An affecting road trip at a steady pace

An affecting road trip at a steady pace

The Flying Troutmans By Miriam Toews Faber and Faber, €15