• Irish Tour: M(h)aol

    M(h)aol live at The Loft in Galway with support from Puck and at Cyprus Avenue in Cork with support from I Dreamed I Dream. Photos by Ciaran O Maolain and John Sheehy Roisin Dubh in Galway by Ciaran O Maolain Cyprus Avenue in Cork By John Sheehy

  • Inbound: I Dreamed I Dream

    “I started living in Claire’s wardrobe without her knowing, and slowly integrated into the house and band. It’s all going quite well!” This is just one side of the I Dreamed I Dream (IDID) origin story, as told by Niamh Hayes. Ultimately, though, the Cork-based quintet – comprised of Hayes, Claire Aherne, Elle Kelleher, Julie Landers, and Laura Dineen – came together through a mutual love of music, which united them at various gigs over the years before becoming buddies let alone bandmates. Formed in 2022, the band have quickly become an exciting live proposition, opening for the likes of…