Wednesday August 5, 2020

Andrea Corr on music, memoirs and the joy of ignoring emails

Thirty years after the Corrs took their first steps on their way to selling millions of records, Andrea Corr has written a memoir of her life and career that dwells on the small moments rather than the big ones

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

@nadineoregan
2nd August, 2020
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Andrea Corr’s memoir is newly issued in paperback and it’s a remarkable read, arresting for its poeticism, honesty and poignancy. Picture: John Swannell

Andrea Corr lets out a belly laugh. “How do you deal with having your kids constantly?” she says, repeating my question, slowly and deliberately. “The constancy of your children. That’s funny. We’re not allowed to say that!”

She starts laughing again, although she’s far too loyal to her two children to issue so much as a squeak of complaint in their direction.

Corr might be...

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