ALWAYS HIS FATHER’S SON, BUT ALWAYS HIS OWN MAN – BARRY KIRWAN

Barry Kirwan

Some might believe that having a famous parent in the entertainment business is one of the easiest routes 'in' that there could possibly be. Just start showing up, say your name, and hey presto, everybody loves you from the get-go and just like that, you're a star, too! The reality,

INTERVIEW: Clare Bowen on bringing a peice of Nashville to Dublin & Belfast

Clare Bowen - Photo Credit Peggy Sirota

"WE'RE BRINGING THE GRAND OLE OPRY TO BELFAST AND DUBLIN!" - Clare Bowen When the call came through to ask if I'd be interested in an interview with Clare Bowen, who stars as Scarlett in the tv show Nashville, my response was an immediate, definite, and loud: YES! I've been a fan of

‘SATIN SHEETS’ AND ‘GRANDMA’S FEATHER BED’ WITH BERNIE HEANEY

Bernie Heaney of The Honky Tonk Angels

TALKING 'SATIN SHEETS' AND 'GRANDMA'S FEATHER BED' WITH AN ANGEL...A HONKY TONK ANGEL, THAT IS! The Honky Tonk Angels have certainly brought a little something new, special, fun, and definitely glamorous, to the Irish country music scene over the last couple of years. But lest anyone doubt it, Bernie Heaney, Lorraine McDonald,