Daily Archives : June 24, 2020

distant sky rathlin

Distant Sky Summer Solstice Festival Turns To Film

Snow Water, the company behind the wonderful Atlantic Sessions were due to host the Distant Sky Summer Solstice Festival on Rathlin Island. Due to the health and safety concerns around Covid-19, the festival won’t be happening this year but they’ve…

June 24, 2020

Black Musicians Matter

BLACK MUSICIANS MATTER: genre confinement and expectation of Irish black musicians

Coverage of the Black Lives Matter movement has dominated the internet over the past month. The conversation surrounding race and active anti-racism across the world has permeated beyond politics. Coined in 2014, after the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by…

June 24, 2020