Archives for March 2015

“At The Mike Stand” with Mark Geary.

Mike Fitzpatrick interviews rocker Mark Geary and discovers Geary’s inner Count of Monte Cristo.

Made in China, Ireland and America

Philomena Connors reviews Des Bishop’s one man show, and laughed heartily at his observations of his latest targets, ahem, subjects, the Chinese.

Signs You’ve An Irish Partner

You know if you’re Irish. Here’s how to tell if your partner is… hint… you know what “manky” means.

First flake of spring: a poem

A poem by Ed Broderick captures the mood of the moment.

Hope hurts more than pain: David Grieg’s ‘The Events’

David Grieg’s “The Events” offers pity and fear, music and tears.

Glen Hansard Rocks in St. Patrick’s Day at The Scratcher

Alice Farrell says seeing Glen Hansard at The Scratcher was a “once in a lifetime” experience!

10 top Irish St. Patrick’s Day songs

D.J. Tommy Burns gives us his top 10 Irish songs for St. Patrick’s Day- for the month that’s in it!

Song of the Sea ~ Animated Folklore Story Charms

Philomena Connors loved the charming Oscar nominated Song of the Sea and found the music, the humor and beautiful imagery a perfect introduction to ancient Ireland mythology.

Podcast #29: Chef Kevin Dundon

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Kevin Dundon talks to us about his new television show “Back to Basics.” It’s true: Irish breakfast cures a hangover!

Concert review: Altan and friends sure-footed on a slippery Sunday night

Tony Horswill saw Altan at City Winery on a snowy night and found it well worth the slip and slide!

Where in N.J. to have a pint and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

On St. Patrick’s Day, you want a GOOD pint. Here is a list of NJ.com’s best Irish pubs in New Jersey.

Irish Music World Rocked by Claim that Geldof Doesn’t Mind Mondays.

Does Bob Geldof like Mondays after all? Michael Fitzpatrick has a scoop!

Her Majesty is majestic in “The Audience”

Someone has to be queen. Helen Mirren shines as Queen Elizabeth II in “The Audience.”

She Lives Life to the Fullest – My InterReview with Jacquie “Tajah” Murdock, The Face of Lanvin

Jacquie “Tajah” Murdock inspires awebin Suze Sylvester– and others!