Episode 7 – Damien Dempsey – ‘Seize the Day’ & New Irish Music

In the second part of Remy’s revue of his favourite Irish albums of all time, we take a detailed look at Damien Dempsey‘s 2003 sophomore album ‘Seize the Day‘, plus a round-up of the latest new independent Irish releases that float his boat featuring new tracks from TOYGIRL, Kayli Sousa, Brass Phantoms, Uly, Danny G… Continue reading Episode 7 – Damien Dempsey – ‘Seize the Day’ & New Irish Music

Episode 6 – Irish Film Censorship, Vivarium, The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid

Remy talks to Irish film director Gavin FitzGerald (‘Notorious’, ‘As It Was’) about the impact of Covid-19 on the film industry, we take a brief look at the history of Irish Film Censorship, and discuss 2 films with strong Irish connections we both enjoyed over the past few months.

Episode 4 – Little Joe, Albums of the Month, Requiem for a Dream

Review of the new film, ‘Little Joe’ from director Jessica Hausner, a sci-fi horror with a floral twist. REMY’s Top 5 albums for February including new LP’s from Moses Boyd, Nadia Reid, and Beatrice Dillon, and a look back at Darren Aronofsky’s brilliantly disturbing 2000 film ‘Requiem for a Dream’.

Episode 3 – King Kong Company Interview, The Lighthouse, Pavement & New Irish Music

Remy interviews Mark Graham of King Kong Company, discussing new double A-Side single ‘Lonesome Valley’ & ‘REST’ (listen below). Robert Egger’s new film ‘The Lighthouse is reviewed, along with a look at Pavement’s discography with particular focus on 1997’s ‘Brighten the Corners’, plus, reviews of the Top 5 Irish singles released in the last month… Continue reading Episode 3 – King Kong Company Interview, The Lighthouse, Pavement & New Irish Music

Episode 2 – Elvis Presley, Uncut Gems, Platoon, New Album Releases

A look at the later music of Elvis Presley’s discography with particular focus on 1969’s ‘From Elvis in Memphis’, Adam Sandler’s Oscar-nominated new film ‘Uncut Gems’, a look back at the making of Oliver Stone’s ‘Platoon’ and a round-up of some of the best new music albums to be released in January.

Episode 1: 2019 Film & Music Review

Remy Podcast is a brand new Irish-based series which will cover mainly new and old film and music releases, but also cover a broader spectrum of Arts and Culture. In Episode 1, Remy reviews his favourite films and albums of 2019. Albums covered are Thom Yorke’s ‘Anima’, Tyler, the Creator’s ‘IGOR’ and Nilufer Yanya’s ‘Miss… Continue reading Episode 1: 2019 Film & Music Review