The Turf Shed Podcast is an Irish based video/audio podcast focusing on the entertainment industry. Founders Dylan Connolly and Evan Barrows from Co. Galway have an ambition to bring a behind the scenes look into the priceless and unknown stories from your most loved entertainers. From new and up and coming acts to your household entertainment names, we have it all right here. In association with Turf Shed Productions, every second Wednesday, followers will able able to enjoy a new episode. Welcome to The Turf Shed.
Leo Moran - EP6
Getting to sit down and chat with a local legend was not just an honour, it was a privilege. Leo Moran talks us through finding the music that peaked his interests as a teen and then finding lads playing that music in Tuam, one of them being Davy Carton. The rest is history as they say.From The West's Awake to the gigs played in the pubs of the United States, Leo lifts the lid on the life of a gigging musician in one of Ireland’s long loved bands The Saw Doctors. Enjoy!
Jimmy Higgins - EP5
Jimmy Higgins, musician and radio broadcaster for Galway Bay FMjoined us for episode 5. In this episode you'll catch a glimpse of what it was like playing in the show bands back in the 50's & 60's, crossing paths with some of the finest in the business, and the scarcity of petrol! We hope you enjoy this as much as we did.
Steve Wall - EP4
For this weeks podcast, we had the honour and privilege of talking to the one and only Steve Wall - Musician, Actor from The Stunning & The Walls via zoom. We talked about everything from his first memory of music listening to his grandparent's records, getting ripped off in the music industry and right through to the big screen with some of his recent projects in the film industry. We hope you enjoy this podcast as much as we did.
The Whileaways - EP3
For this weeks podcast, in the beautiful surroundings of Ivy Cottage, we had the honour and privilege of talking to The Whileaways.Noelie, Nicola and Noriana each having success in their own individual careers, joined forces and tested the water as a trio. Eight years and three successful albums later, they have well and truly conquered those waters. We hope you enjoy this podcast as much we as did.
Brendan Murray - EP2
At the age of 21, we’re all just trying to find our feet. Out in the world, standing on our own two feet, finishing college or doing the Monday to Friday rat race. For Brendan, by the time he hit 21 he had already travelled the world, doing what he does best, music.By watching and listening, we’re sure you’ll come away with the same impression of Brendan that anyone who meets him and gets to know him does. A genuinely open and grounded individual who just happens to have an amazing ability to captivate and entertain crowds around the world.
Darragh O'Dea - EP1
Sit back and listen, on one of the nicest days the strange summer of 2020 had to offer, Darragh O'Dea takes us on a journey through the early days. From the forming of a band, to getting it going and earning the dream of a lifetime opportunity to go on tour. We are sure you’ll be taken in by Darragh’s humour and wit and get an understanding of why he is held in such high regard by his peers.