Interviews

Folk and Tumble interviews pose the questions you've always wanted to ask to some of the biggest stars in music as they talk touring, writing, and more.

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Interview with Mike Ross

Gerry McNally

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27th March 2020

Continuing our series of interviews following the COVID-19 breakout, we caught up with guitarist Mike Ross to chat about his new project 'Dystopia Rising'.

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Interview with Anthony Toner

Gerry McNally

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26th March 2020

With live music on lockdown, we caught up with singer-songwriter Anthony Toner to chat about missing the social side of gigs and about his new record.

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Interview with Sean Kelly of Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival

Gerry McNally

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25th March 2020

Folk and Tumble caught up with Sean Kelly, Director of Belfast's Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival to talk about festivals and uncertainty post-COVID19.

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Interview with Damien Jurado

Damian McNairney

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12th March 2020

Folk and Tumble takes time out to chat to Damien Jurado before his recent show in Belfast. We heard about upcoming records, tours, and mental health issues.

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Interview with Martin Stephenson

Damian McNairney

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20th February 2020

We caught up with Martin Stephenson during his recent tour to talk about Irish Marys, mediums, and making music. One thing is for sure, Martin is an energy.

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Interview with Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and Martin Kelly of Altan

Damian McNairney

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11th February 2020

Back in January, we took some time to interview Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and Martin Kelly of Irish trad music legends Altan about their music and longevity.

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Interview with John Blek

Gerry McNally

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20th January 2020

Folk and Tumble catches up with Irish songwriter John Blek to talk about the making of his upcoming album 'The Embers' and plans for the next year.

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Interview with Ryan Bingham

Damian McNairney

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16th January 2020

Ahead of his show at the Out To Lunch Festival in Belfast, Folk and Tumble caught up with Ryan Bingham to talk politics, performances, and upcoming plans.

Interview with Wallis Bird

Damian McNairney

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13th November 2019

Ahead of her gig in The Duncairn, Belfast, we caught up with Wallis Bird to talk about her musical background and the big sound of her new one woman show.