Wednesday February 26, 2020

Bands on the fun

Four of Ireland’s top indie musicians give their take on what’s good, bad and ugly about the contemporary rock festival scene.

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

30th May, 2015
Dave McGloughlin of Le Galaxie; MayKay Geraghty of Fight Like Apes; Niamh Farrell of HamsandwicH; and Kieran McGuinness of Delorentos: Picture: Bryan Meade

There’s no prescription for being in a band any more. Trying to gather together members from four of Ireland’s hottest indie acts is no easy task – and not just because they’re all busy making music. Day jobs, childminder arranging and other priorities all figure into the equation too.

It’s a sign of the Spotified times, where even extremely well-known Irish acts juggle ordinary lives and jobs with the...

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