Director, Pat Collins, on his first feature film, Silence, the story of a sound recordist’s search for exactly that elusive stuff.
Friday, March 30, 2012
As Alan Lomax’s peerless archive of folk recordings from around the world goes online, we talk to one of those behind the project, Don Fleming.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Director and celebrity sister, Sophie Fiennes, on shooting her documentary, Over Your Cities Grass Will Grow, about German artist,Anselm Kiefer.
Monday, March 26, 2012
Actor, Rory Nolan, tells us about the occupational hazard that led him to write The Audition for Fishamble Theatre Company’s “Tiny Plays for Ireland” programme.
Friday, March 23, 2012
Thursday, March 22, 2012
L’affaire Daisey, where do you stand? Aisling Kelliher on a few things we might learn about technology in the wake of writer and performer, Mike Daisey’s fall from grace.
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Luke Clancy reviews a very chatty dual London exhibition from David Shrigley and Jeremy Deller. (Despite what you hear at the end of this piece, the Shrigley and Deller shows run until May 13th.)
Friday, March 16, 2012
Is Ireland having a musicals renaissance? Phillip McMahon writer of the Abbey’s new musical, Alice In Funderland, and the show’s Alice, Sarah Greene, think so.
Thursday, March 15, 2012
What would do get if a barbershop quartet supped with a gospel choir? Something that sounds a lot like Harold’s Cross very own the Larkfield Four.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Anything planned for June 21st? Love:Live Music organiser, Jody Ackland, explains how Ireland’s daylong celebration of music is going to take over the solstice.
Monday, March 12, 2012
Historian Helen Castor tells us about her book She Wolves: The Women who Ruled England before Elizabeth, which has now been turned into a BBC television series.
Saturday, March 10, 2012
What does the Christchurch, Triskel, Cork, look like when Dreyer’s Joan of Arc is being projected? A bit like this.
Friday, March 9, 2012
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Eric Whitacre’s rallying cry “Choir Nerds of the World Unite!” is taken up on Culture File this time by Greg Beardsell and the Irish Youth Chamber Choir.
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
In a bonus part of our conversation with Martin Lindstrom (which we saved specially for podcast fans) the author of Brandwashed tells us why “nostalgia” in marketing isn’t what it used to be. (Part 4 of 3! Haha!)
In the final part of our interview with Brandwashed author, Martin Lindstrom, he weighs up where our relationship with technology is leading us. (Part 3 of 3)
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Are consumers giving away their personal information too cheaply on sites like Facebook and Gmail? Brandwashed author, Martin Lindstrom, says absolutely, yes. (2 of 3)
Could you do a “brand detox” and live a life without brands? Our guest this time, Martin Lindstrom, author of ‘Brandwashed’, tried & failed. (part 1 of 3)
Friday, March 2, 2012
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Activist comedian, Josie Long, talks to Luke Clancy about where agitating against austerity is taking her comedy.