On this week's episode, we chat to Achill Island musician and artist Graham Sweeney. Recorded in a pub in Westport, just before his gig supporting Lisa Hannigan, Graham tells us about first picking up the guitar and where he is now, what he does when he doesn't play music and the hitchhikers and stories he has picked up on his adventures.
On this week's episode, we chat to Dublin-based illustrator Steve McCarthy. Born in Dundrum County Dublin, in 1984. Steve left school at the age of 8, he was homeschooled from then to adulthood. Steve has never sat any kind of exam.
On the latest episode of Green Rebel, we interview Senator Joan Freeman, currently campaigning in the Presidential election here in Ireland. Senator Freeman founded Pieta House, a not-for-profit organisation helping to prevent suicide and self-harm.
On this week' episode, we talk with Victoria Mary Clarke, a media and life coach who has had more jobs and incarnations than most. Victoria was born plain Victoria Clarke (the Mary was added for effect) in Dublin, Ireland. She learned to read Cornflake boxes at the age of two, and began work on her first autobiography ‘All About Me’ at the age of six.
In today’s episode, we chat with Irish artist Elaine Mai, whose atmospheric and melodic electronic music we love. We had the pleasure to see her perform at Body and Soul. We talk about what it’s it like to not have a grand plan but to take things one step at a time, how she combines her regular job with doing live electronic music and the discipline it takes but also the kindness to oneself when you don’t always fulfil ambitious plans.
On this week's episode, we bring you a very special conversation and performance with musicians very close to our hearts: Molly Sterling and Laura McCabe. Molly has just released her second single "Stripped Down" which you will hear performed live alongside their first single "Plain Static" as well as the song "I am but a Man."
On this week's episode, we bring you a conversation with award-winning comedian Niamh Marron, who has supported PJ Gallagher, Luisa Omielan, David Mc Savage, Foil, Arms & Hog and Gearoid Farrelly in the past. She is rightfully called “Consistently excellent ” by Hot Press Magazine.
On this episode, Emily interviews producer Adam Fogarty and rapper Karl Mangan, aka Mango & Mathman just before their gig at The Sound House, as part of a night celebrating the launch of the new Irish film Dublin Oldschool which they starred and performed in.
Leah Minto, the latest guest on Green Rebel, is a theatre and film actor from Dublin. Her latest role is in Dublin Oldschool, which was released nationwide this weekend. Directed by Dave Tynan and starring Emmet Kirwan and Ian Lloyd Anderson, it is rightfully described as one of the greatest Irish films of recent years. The film takes place over a drug-fuelled bank holiday weekend in Dublin. Lead character Jason, played by Emmet Kirwan reconnects with his estranged brother...
On this episode, we speak with Tony Kelly, an actor, writer, producer, and comedian. A dynamic talent from Waterford in Ireland he has the type of vision, determination, and drive which has resulted in him being asked to work at creative events on Broadway and beyond. He was recently the lead in Writing Home, an Irish feature film currently touring festivals worldwide.
On this episode, we speak with photographer Aoife Herrity. In the past five years, Aoife has become what she calls a "quiet" photographer, taking care to compose the perfect shot, filled with humanity and semiotics.
On the latest episode of Green Rebel, we talk with Irish comedian Bláithín de Burca. We delve into her life while covering a range of topics including her writing process, stand up performances, confidence issues and how to keep going in a tough industry.
On this shorter episode of Green Rebel, hosts Emily O'Callaghan and Irina Dzhambazova give a not so quick overview on what has been happening in their lives the past two months as they stepped away from the podcast. They also offer a glimpse into the guests coming up this season and as a bonus share an important life lesson Emily's mother taught her but it never quite sunk in.
On this special Valentine’s Day episode, one host interviews the other. Emily O’Callaghan is the original green rebel. A scallywag, a hustler and an artist Emily has been searching for that which makes her heart skip since age 12.
Meet photographer Abe Neihum, a Libyan living in Ireland since 1996 whose story is incredibly fascinating. He discovered his passion for photography during college and would have gone on to pursue it had the Arab Spring not arisen in his native Libya. Join us to hear how he is slowly finding his way back to photography.