John was among a number of musicians invited to write a short tribute to great Leonard Cohen.
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John travels to Nice to interview the great Irish poet John Montague
John interviews Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara of the internationally acclaimed firm of Irish architects
John was asked to contribute a piece on Mike McCormack's novel Solar Bones as part of this month's Irish Times Book Club
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John spent a day in Dublin with U2 bassist and GQ art columnist Adam Clayton. This to be broadcast in the new year.
The Irish Times.
John, Colm Tóibín, Ann Enright, Kevin Barry, John Montague and many more react to Dylan's Nobel. (John is a big Yes).
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John interviews the artist Alice Maher about her life, her work and her materials.
John interviews Dexy's frontman - pop music pioneer Kevin Rowland