Rhythm Nation: Niamh Regan selects the tunes
The Galway singer-songwriter picks ten tracks that have shaped her life and career
“Galway’s answer to Laura Marling” was how one RTE DJ described the singer-songwriter (and qualified schoolteacher) Niamh Regan. Others have detected the influences of Van Morrison, Tom Waits and Lisa Hannigan on the work of a woman who won a Paul Brady scholarship to study flute and guitar at the University of Limerick when aged just 17.
Now listeners can judge for themselves on Regan’s remarkably assured debut album Hemet, which is...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Classical Notes: The ‘classical Netflix’ gets its first airing at last
Dallas Opera’s new subscription streaming service promises plenty to delight the opera connoisseur
St Vincent interview: ‘I think I’m really lucky in that my work has always saved me’
From dodging the paparazzi to caring for an errant parent, the cult singer/songwriter, whose new album Daddy’s Home is out soon, has had an eventful time of things in the last few years