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Gavin Friday’s The Casement Sonata at The Hugh Lane

Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane is pleased to present The Casement Sonata by Gavin Friday, a sonic response to the centenary of the execution of Roger Casement in 1916 for the part he played in the Easter Rising. The Casement Sonata will be launched by Cllr. Rebecca Moynihan, Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin on Wednesday 20 July at 6.30pm. The Casement Sonata will be played twice daily in the Hugh Lane in Dublin at 12pm and 3pm and runs from 21 July to 21 August 2016.

Gavin Friday stars in Hal Willner and Eric Mingus’ rock opera Tommy

Gavin Friday will play various roles among which Uncle Ernie and the Acid Queen in Hal Willner and Eric Mingus’s re-interpretation of the rock opera Tommy exclusively at the Adelaide Festival in Australia, this coming February. The Who’s 1969 rock opera Tommy launched the band to international superstardom and inspired re-interpretations in film, opera, a…

Gavin Friday opens Amárach, an exhibition of high end jewellery

Gavin Friday will be opening Amárach, an exhibition of high end jewellery by Irelands’ most acclaimed goldsmiths in Cork this Thursday (September 19th) at 6.30pm. The opening will be hosted by Tuula Harrington of Designworks Studio. Amárach is an Exhibition of High-end Jewellery by Irish Goldsmiths with a dual sense of value, emphasizing more than…

Gavin Friday to appear at SensoriaPro 2013

Gavin Friday will be a special guest speaker at SensoriaPro. Interviewed by Ian Neil (Sony) Gavin will discuss his compositions for film and media, including In the Name of the Father, Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge, plus Blood Rising and Anton Corbijn documentaries. The SensoriaPro Industry Day on Friday 27 September features an array of…

Gavin Friday and John Kelly celebrate a A Capital Idea

Gavin Friday is a guest on John Kelly’s A Capital Idea, a special event at the Dublin’s Theatre Festival this year. Friday and Kelly will be joined by Camille O’Sullivan for an intimate and informal evening of music, conversation and song, celebrating Ireland’s capital city, its cultural achievements and its unique character. A Capital Idea…

John Bradshaw in conversation with Gavin Friday

Gavin Friday grew up with a father who bred boxer dogs and is the proud owner of two long-haired Dachshunds called Ralf and Stan. John Bradshaw is one of the world’s leading experts on dog behaviour and author of the book ‘In Defence of Dogs‘. It was Gavin’s favourite book last year. Together, Gavin and…

Tune into Turntable.FM with Gavin Friday (USA only)

Gavin will be the featured DJ in the launch event for the Summer Fridays series on Turntable.FM, co-hosted by MB3 Records and Mashable this Friday, July 8. Join Gavin Friday and friends for the Summer Fridays series from 4:00-6:00PM EST: http://turntable.fm/summer_fridays. Turntable access is currently restricted access to the United States only due to licensing…

Unique one-day event: ‘catholic’ – An Exposition

On Tuesday April 26th, The Gallery of Photography in Dublin’s Temple Bar will host a unique one-day event by Gavin Friday. Gavin and graphic designer Pete Reddy commissioned one writer and three photographers to work on the presentation of Gavin’s latest album ‘catholic’. On display in this exposition: Requiem for the Fallen – a short…