About a year ago, I decided to stop doing Black Sun shows because attendance wasn't what it used to be and it was hard to justify making losses on amazing shows when folks are disconnecting your mobile phone and you have a small kid to rear. Anyway, two years ago, Ben from Jazzfinger handed me a...
Photo by Andy Newcombe
MEITHEAL - Early in the Spring, Late in the Fall
Mike Gangloff is best known as a member of drone improvisers Pelt and Spiral Joy Band, as well as Appalachian old-time outfit The Black Twig Pickers. In March of last year he performed at one of Vicky Langan's Black Sun...
Ps. I stuck up a blast of links and trailers for all the music-related films/docs this year here. It's a great programme (says she, typing from the CCF office computer)
Albert Plugd & Ray Wingnut Records will be DJing at the festival club (Opera House) after the Ulster Punk Trilogy so it'll be...
IFI National & Corona Cork Film Festival Present -
A John T Davis Punk Trilogy
Sat 17th Nov | 10.30pm | Triskel | Book tickets
Our annual collaboration with the Irish Film Institute allows us to re-discover treasures from the IFI Irish Film Archive and to present them to new...
ddmurph's Ma to ddmurph:
"And would ye eat many sweets?"
Sionnach: "He only eats sugary strawberries sometimes, not like my mom who is always eating them and when we go to Aldi she says "HELLS YEAH" and buys two packets."
THE FILMS OF JEAN ROLLIN
On 6-7 July, Triskel Christchurch hosts special season showcasing the finest cinematic works of Jean Rollin (1938-2010). A filmmaker revered by fantasy and horror enthusiasts for his hauntingly surreal, dreamlike and outrageous imagery. The Films Of Jean Rollin is...
ALOHA, NAMASTE, SO MUCH LOVE
Basement Project Space, Camden Quay, Cork
Preview 6pm Friday 6th July
Launch event of The AVANT festival 2012
Open daily 12 – 6pm, Saturday 7th July – Sunday 15th July 2012
In partnership with Basement Project Space and the National...
The Avant -Cork’s Festival of Experimental and Progressive Arts
6th – 16th July 2012
The Avant is a festival of experimental and pioneering art that takes place in Cork City in early July. Including a number of Cork-based organisations supportive of avant-garde practices, The...