Nadine O’Regan

Nadine O’Regan

Nadine O'Regan is Books and Arts Editor with The Sunday Business Post. Raised in Skibbereen, Co. Cork, she joined the paper as a freelancer contributor in 2000, after graduating with an M.Phil in Creative Writing from Trinity College Dublin. O'Regan has worked for publications including The Irish Times, The Irish Independent, Hot Press and Spin magazine (US), and served as a reporter for RTE's arts television programme The Works. A regular contributor to TV and radio shows, she also presents the Sunday evening programme Songs in the Key of Life on Irish radio station Today FM.

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Joan Freeman’s tale of lost love has added some much-needed romance to the presidential race, and I’m all for it

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Let’s not be too hard on Pigeon-Head Man. His surreal act of aggression has gone viral and helped draw attention to the housing crisis in Ireland

Norton loses ground in the rush to follow up on initial success

Norton loses ground in the rush to follow up on initial success

Fiction: A Keeper, By Graham Norton, Hodder & Stoughton, €17.25 What a strangely retro nove...

A Dog’s Life

A Dog’s Life

Former newspaper man John Grogan found himself a literary sensation after writing a book about his (and man’s) best friend, writes Nadine O’Regan

Album reviews

Album reviews

POP/ROCK Kodaline: Politics of Living (Sony) It was all going so well for Kodaline’s new album...

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News of Orla Kiely’s fashion business troubles came as a surprise to many last week, but not to this columnist

Doing it for themselves

Doing it for themselves

Trad-electronica duo Saint Sister tell Nadine O’Regan about asserting themselves in an industry full of perils as they prepare to release their debut album

The Villager is going global

The Villager is going global

Conor O’Brien of Villagers talks to Nadine O’Regan about his struggles, his new album, his faith, his contempt for the Church and his distress at the artistic exodus from Dublin

Supernatural heroes

Supernatural heroes

Room director Lenny Abrahamson and Star Wars actor Domhnall Gleeson are reunited in new film The Little Stranger, a subtle, downbeat, spooky period piece about people ‘who are beginning to fall apart’

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Ironically, the more openly we talk about sex in public, the more fraught our personal relationships are. We’re not short on discourse, but empathy

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

POP/ROCK Paul McCartney: Egypt Station (Capitol) There is no avoiding how ridiculous it is for a...

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Censoring other voices, no matter how offensive they may be, is an own goal for liberals everywhere, as displayed by the latest furore over Steve Bannon’s invitation to the New Yorker festival

Ireland’s hottest young literary talent delivers again

Ireland’s hottest young literary talent delivers again

Fiction: Normal People, By Sally Rooney, Faber and Faber, €15 Irish author Sally Rooney writes ...

Fever Dream

Fever Dream

Australian indie outfit Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever might have one of the clunkiest names in pop, but their music is mercifully a good deal easier to take to, writes Nadine O’Regan

From Love/Hate to Hollywood hot property

From Love/Hate to Hollywood hot property

Barry Keoghan’s sheer talent as an actor, aged just 25, has created a buzz around him reminiscent of a young Colin Farrell , while his professional ferocity and intense actorly approach calls to mind Daniel Day-Lewis