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A series of wide-ranging and head-on discussions that will capture the spirit of the music scene as it is now, and shine a light on the issues that are currently at play within the music industry.

The IMRO Podcast IMRO - Irish Music Rights Organisation

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A series of wide-ranging and head-on discussions that will capture the spirit of the music scene as it is now, and shine a light on the issues that are currently at play within the music industry.

    IMRO Live Panel Discussion | International Touring

    IMRO Live Panel Discussion | International Touring

    International touring often raises a complex range of challenges for artists, now more than ever in a post-Brexit and Covid-19 world.
    Moderated by radio’s Paul McLoone, this live discussion will help explore and demystify the process with advice from a broad range of voices working in the sector:
    Ciaran Walsh – Culture Ireland
    Maya Cullen Petrović – Jawdropper Music
    Mick Roe – Faction Records
    Constance Keane – Fears / M(h)aol

    Jump to Topic
    1 minute: Introducing panellists
    3 minutes: Ciaran Walsh explains what Culture Ireland does
    8 minutes: Maya Cullen Petrovic on setting up EU and UK tour dates
    12 minutes: VISA Issues for US touring
    18 minutes: Carnet - what is it, why does it matter?
    20 minutes: Rising Costs for Smaller Venues
    23 minutes: Selling Merchandise on the road
    26 minutes: Demand for Culture Ireland support
    32 minutes: Advice on Culture Ireland applications
    34 minutes: Online Shows and Streaming
    40 minutes: Challenge of smaller venues disappearing
    44 minutes: Should artists focus on EU ahead of UK touring?
    46 minutes: What can we learn domestically from EU promoters and venues?
    48 minutes:  Panellists general advice on international touring

    Further information available here: https://imro.ie/event/imro-live-panel-discussion-international-touring/

    • 54 min
    The IMRO Podcast at Other Voices

    The IMRO Podcast at Other Voices

    Last weekend at the 21st birthday celebrations of Other Voices in Dingle, host Tony Clayton Lea sat down with three of the five acts that took to the stage for this year's IMRO Other Room. 

    How did they get on? Listen in to hear from Galway-born hip-hop/rap artist Celaviedmai, Dingle-native and ex-Walking on Cars frontman Pa Sheehy, and Corey & Fatboy of Ballymun's very-own neo-soul, R&B, jazz, & hip-hop group Bricknasty.

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Villagers

    Villagers

    In this month's episode of The IMRO Podcast, Zara Hedderman sits down with Conor O'Brien of Villagers. Over a cup of tea, they spoke about everything from the last twelve years and five albums of his career - including the evolution of his song-writing and artistry as a whole. 

    • 46 min
    Junior Brother

    Junior Brother

    In this episode of The IMRO Podcast, host Zara Hedderman speaks to Ronan Kealy a.k.a. alternative folk artist Junior Brother about his brilliant second album, The Great Irish Famine, which came out earlier this month.

    • 43 min
    Keeley

    Keeley

    True crime has become one of the most popular genres across film, TV, podcasting... however, there aren't many albums that come to mind that take the details of an unsolved murder and transform them to music. 

    In this episode of The IMRO Podcast, Dublin-based musician and songwriter Keeley Moss joins our host Zara Hedderman to share her passion for all things music - biopics, books, as well as the key influences that inspires her work as lyricist, lead-vocalist and guitarist with her band Keeley. 

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Paul Noonan

    Paul Noonan

    On this episode of The IMRO Podcast, host Zara Hedderman joins the wonderful Paul Noonan (Bell X1, HousePlants, Printer Clips) to chat all things life, career, inspirations and most importantly, favourite desserts.

    • 45 min

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