Rising with the tide: Slaney interviewed

Steeped in music from an early age, the singer/actress is on a mission to combat the lockdown blues with a healthy dose of poptimism

6th March, 2021
Rising with the tide: Slaney interviewed
Slaney: ‘Pop music is so important. It helps you connect with feelings of positivity, and it can take you away, out of your situation, even just for a little while’

Slaney Power has spent her whole life surrounded by music and musicians. Her father, the drummer Niall Power, has appeared in all corners of the Irish music scene, from Bob Geldof’s band to Westlife, while her mother, Shelly Power, is also a singer-songwriter.

At 24, the rapidly rising singer and actress -- who goes simply by the name Slaney on her records --- credits both her parents with giving her an early entry...

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