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THE COMEDY KING RETURNS TO STRADBALLY

Author – Rachel Masterson. Originally posted on Electric Picnic live blog Reposted with permission. Photo credit Leanne O’Sullivan.  Joining another packed out comedy tent for David O’Doherty, everyone crammed in to sit down in anticipation of the gig. He opened by remembering those who are not there, namely ISIS and Lance Armstrong and all the dead people. He was on fire and as… The post THE COMEDY KING RETURNS TO STRADBALLY appeared first on Rach Writes Stuff.

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JAMES BAY CELEBRATES HIS BIRTHDAY AT ELECTRIC PICNIC

Author – Rachel Masterson. Originally posted on Electric Picnic live blog Reposted with permission. Photo credit Christian Tierney.  By the time James Bay took to the stage, the final day of Electric Picnic was in full swing. The epitome of sing-along festival anthems, his music is known by even the casual listener. And how could it not be, with a platinum selling single and… The post JAMES BAY CELEBRATES HIS BIRTHDAY AT ELECTRIC PICNIC appeared first on Rach Writes Stuff.

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BLINDBOY BOATCLUB DISCUSSES MODERN CULTURE

Author – Rachel Masterson. Originally posted on Electric Picnic live blog Reposted with permission.  Blindboy Boatclub has become somewhat of an unintentional political spokesperson for the rather lost generation of youths. He speaks to the masses in a way that only a man with a plastic bag over his head can. He once described us as a generation who are “either jumping… The post BLINDBOY BOATCLUB DISCUSSES MODERN CULTURE appeared first on Rach Writes Stuff.

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RALPH ROLLE – THE SOUL COOKIE

Author – Rachel Masterson. Originally posted on Electric Picnic live blog Reposted with permission. Photo credit Leanne Sullivan.  A drummer turned cookie maker who has more soul than you can shake a rolling pin at, Ralph Rolle has worked with Chic, Lady Gaga, Prince and more. In today’s guise, he puts his talents into creating soulful food, using a recipe passed down to… The post RALPH ROLLE – THE SOUL COOKIE appeared first on Rach Writes Stuff.

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SATURDAY NIGHT WITH YEARS & YEARS

Author – Rachel Masterson. Originally posted on Electric Picnic live blog Reposted with permission. Photo credit Leanne Sullivan.  Electro-pop outfit Years & Years close the Electric Arena on the Saturday night of Electric Picnic on a high. Having released their debut album ‘Communication’ in 2015, following a succession of EPs, the trio have become one of the biggest acts to come out of the… The post SATURDAY NIGHT WITH YEARS & YEARS appeared first on Rach Writes Stuff.

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