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.

Interview with Mary Black

Damian McNairney

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16th September 2019

We caught up with Irish national treasure Mary Black to chat about upcoming shows, new releases, GAA, mental health and working with her talented family.

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Interview with Steven Van Zandt

Damian McNairney

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9th September 2019

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Interview with Jesse Malin

Damian McNairney

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15th August 2019

Before he took to the stage in The Limelight, Belfast, we caught up with New York songwriter Jesse Malin to talk about his music past, present, and future.

Interview with Alejandro Escovedo

Damian McNairney

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30th May 2019

We chat to writer Alejandro Escovedo and guitarist Antonio Gramatieri during their recent tour about music, their influences, and range of styles.

Interview with Kieran Goss and Annie Kinsella

Gerry McNally

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21st May 2019

Ahead of their Irish Tour, Folk and Tumble chatted to songwriters Kieran Goss and Annie Kinsella about working togather and what to expect on the road.

Interview with Dave Pegg

Gerry McNally

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14th May 2019

Fairport Convention's bassist Dave Pegg chats to Folk and Tumble ahead of the band's 50th anniversary Irish tour shows in Armagh and Belfast.

Interview with Eddi Reader

Damian McNairney

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4th April 2019

Folk and Rumble catches up with songwriter Eddi Reader to chat musical styles, folk heroes and her upcoming work writing a book based on family diaries.

Interview with Willy Vlautin

Damian McNairney

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19th February 2019

Folk and Tumble catch up with the acclaimed author and songwriter Willy Vlautin to talk about his band The Delines, old bands and potential new books.

Interview with Andy Irvine

Damian McNairney

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8th February 2019

We caught up with Andy Irvine to find out who he's listening to, where his next travel plans may take him, and more about his new album 'Precious Heroes'.