Archive for ‘September, 2015’

Eddie Moloney: A master musician, masterfully documented

This new two-CD set profiles the County Galway-born multi-instrumentalist’s career via recordings drawn from nearly 30 years of playing alone and in a variety of group settings.

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Chrissie Hynde’s reckless, dangerous life makes for a bracing memoir

The Pretenders’ founder charts her course from music-obsessed Midwestern teen to the leader of one of the best New Wave bands of the early ’80s with a lack of self-pity.

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Academy Street introduces Mary Costello as a major new Irish novelist

This brief novel about an Irish immigrant portrays a quiet, solitary life with a spare beauty.

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