By Daniel Brennan Joji’s ascension in the world of music is unlike that of many others who possess his skill – for years he was best known as his YouTube persona Filthy Frank, who made all those edgy videos you liked when you were 16. But he’s far more than just a young adult with too much time on his hands jumping around being silly in a pink suit now, and Nectar is the … [Read more...] about Joji – Nectar album review
By Alice O’Donnell Lights, cameras, action, applause? Referred to by host Jimmy Kimmel as the “Pandemmys”, this year’s Emmy Awards had to be adapted to the current climate and it was certainly different from its 72 previous versions. A reflection of the past year, this year’s Emmy Awards were full of social distanced hosting, group zoom calls and was performed to an … [Read more...] about Emmy awards 2020
By Alice O’Donnell Did you know you can watch animals at Dublin Zoo all from the comfort of your own bed? Or even take a tour around Disney World without even leaving your house? Due to Covid-19, limiting the number of visitors that galleries, exhibitions, and theme parks can take, many places have resorted to bringing their attractions to the visitor instead. Although … [Read more...] about Virtual tours, the new craze as people stay home
By Rachel Garvey Last year Macnas celebrated its 33rd anniversary by wreaking havoc out onto the streets of Galway city during the spooky month of October, a couple of days prior to Halloween, but this year the locals will not see an annual parade. Instead, the masters of storytelling will cause their mischief online and although this year will prove to be a completely … [Read more...] about What’s the status for Macnas 2020?
By Conor Brummell @ConorBrummell You heard that right- Flirt Fm turns 25 on Monday the 28th of September. The NUI Galway campus and community radio station has faced a tough year- among other things, the Coronavirus pandemic has meant that the Flirt Fm team has been unable to access their studios since the nationwide lockdown in March. Nevertheless, the station will … [Read more...] about Sound of Silver: Twenty-Five-hour broadcast to celebrate Twenty-Five Years of Flirt FM