Tagged: hipster

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When a (Christmas) single is born

At the start of 2013 I made a new year’s resolution: this would be the year that we’d finally properly record A Perfect Christmas, the song I wrote with my good friend David Graham. And so it was that last Monday we spent the day at Orphan Recording in Dublin in the company of Gavin Glass and Scott Halliday. A...

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A lovely brunch and a Perfect Christmas (ding dong ding dong)

The visit of my good friend David Graham recently coincided with one of our Third Sunday Brunches at The Clubhouse. We took the guitars with us and played a few tunes for the assembled few – it was lots of fun. Aside from our many gigs as Hipster (with Nigel Hughes), Dave and I also played as a duo many...

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We got geeks…and dolphins

Colleagues at the EBU were involved this week with RMLL 2012, a big event dedicated to the Free & Open Source Software movement hosted this year in Geneva. I performed on Monday as part of an arts festival taking place on the fringes of the event. On the suggestion of a colleague I wrote a song especially for the occasion:...

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Hipster roll on

It was 12 years ago in Limerick that Nigel Hughes suggested the idea of starting a band called Hipster. Some months and a few faltering first gigs later we recruited David Graham to bring some talent to the band and the phenomenon that is Hipster really took flight. Travels that took us off to various different parts of the country...