Liam Gallagher: Was It All A Dream?

THE HOT PRESS NEWSDESK It was a very special occasion indeed when former Oasis front-man Liam Gallagher came to 3Arena, in Dublin towards the end of November. And afterwards, there was a hootenanny in the centre of town that lifted the gathered throng into another dimension. By Will Russell. Gallagher @3Arena 23/11/ Iwoke feeling disinterred, Continue Reading

Album Review: Ani DiFranco – ‘Revolutionary Love’

BY: WILL RUSSELL Revolutionary Road… Revolutionary Love possesses echoes of Marc Riboud’s iconic 1967 photograph of Jan Rose Kasmir clasping a chrysanthemum, gazing placidly at bayonet-wielding soldiers. That photo was taken during a march on the Pentagon to protest against US involvement in Vietnam. In a similar spirit, Di Franco is battling against communication breakdown, loss Continue Reading

Mark ‘E’ Everett of Eels: “I wouldn’t mind getting into a different world for a little bit”

BY: WILL RUSSELL PUBLISHED IN HOTPRESS 30 OCTOBER 2020 Eels main man E discusses the band’s defiantly hopeful new opus Earth To Dora, the legacy of his famous physicist father, and onstage hi-jinks at Dublin’s Olympia. is gedempt Eels’ ringmaster, Mark ‘E’ Everett, answers the phone to Hot Press from an LA that – if reports to be believed Continue Reading