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Gavin Friday discusses back catalogue at Dun Laoghaire’s Vinyl Festival

Dún Laoghaire Vinyl Festival has invited Gavin Friday to talk about his own music and spin a few tracks on vinyl from his back catalogue. Irish DJ Dan Hegarty will host the event at Eblana Senior College in Dún Laoghaire on November 18, a day after Gavin’s previously announced Eno-talk with Eoin Devereux,

This event takes place on November 18, 2018 from 3.15pm.
Location: Eblana Senior College, Eblana Avenue, Dún Laoghaire, Ireland

Tickets (€11.40) are available from EventBrite now.

The Dún Laoghaire Vinyl Festival will be a gathering of musicians, filmmakers, writers and audiophiles talking about music and its importance in our lives and communities. The talks and discussions will provide insight into how albums were created.

Gavin Friday talks Bowie with prof Eoin Devereux

Gavin Friday will be talking David Bowie with Prof. Eoin Devereux as part of the 2018 Dublin Bowie Festival. The event takes place on Sunday January 7 2018, at the Conservative Club on Camden Row in Dublin. Devereux is Assistant Dean for Research in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at University of Limerick,…

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…

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…