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Conversations with people about their passion and their involvement with the community. Helping to rebuild the fabric of society one conversation at the time.Please Subscribe and Share.

    Episode 88 - Mark O'Halloran - Writer/Actor

    Episode 88 - Mark O'Halloran - Writer/Actor

    Mark O'Halloran is an award winning scriptwriter and actor.His works include Adam and Paul, Garage, Viva and many more for TV, Cinema as well as Theatre.In 2019 he starred with Stephen Graham in the Channel 4 miniseries The Virtues, written and directed by Shane Meadows He grew up in Ennis, Co. Clare, but move to Amsterdam, London and finally Dublin.To find out more about Mark check out his Twitter, Instagram or IMDB pages____________________________Mark's Music ChoiceThe Specials - Ghost Town  Talking Heads - Once in a lifetimeCelia Cruz - Toro MataMcAlmont & Butler - YesThe Breeders - Off YouFrank Ocean - Super Rich KidsThe Fall - 50 year old man__________________________________ All music is available on Spotify in the Social Fabric Playlist ______________________________ Title Music Alice by Lucky Bones  ______________________________ 

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode 87 - Fiachna Ó Braonáin - Musician/Broadcaster

    Episode 87 - Fiachna Ó Braonáin - Musician/Broadcaster

    Fiachna is a founding member of legendary Irish band The Hot House Flowers. They have recently released their latest album, Let's do this thing.Fiachna has also re-released his solo album, Bouganvilla. For the past 10 years he has been hosting the RTE radio show, the Late Date.A great supporter of Irish music and new musician, his show is often a launch pad for many new artists.You can find out more about Fiachna on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook______________________________Fiachna's music choiceFoutaines DC - Boys in the better landBill Fay - The healing dayThe Rolling Stones - Give me shelterColm Mac Con Iomaire - The Finnish LineWallis Bird - Salve'Mick Flannery (with SON) - Baby TalkFiachna Ó Braonáin - Bougainvillea __________________________________All music is available on Spotify in the Social Fabric Playlist______________________________Title Music Alice by Lucky Bones ______________________________

    • 57 min
    Episode 86 - Dr Caroline West - Lecturer Sexuality Studies / Columnist

    Episode 86 - Dr Caroline West - Lecturer Sexuality Studies / Columnist

    Dr Caroline West is a lecturer in sexual studies in Dublin City University.She also teaches Psychology of Marketing at the International School of Business (Dublin)She recently completed her PhD focused on the experiences of women working in the American pornography industry.She is a regular contributor to various media outlets, including TV, Radio and Newspapers, and is a columnist with Evoke MagazineTo find out more about Caroline, go to her Website or Twitter accountSpice Girls - WannabeTaylor Swift - LoverBritney Spears - Gimme MoreKesha - PrayingDestiny's Child - BootyliciousMadonna - Justify my love LL Cool J - Doin it  __________________________________All music is available on Spotify in the Social Fabric Playlist______________________________Title Music Alice by Lucky Bones ______________________________  

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Episode 85 - David O'Connor - Mental Health Advocate/Podcaster

    Episode 85 - David O'Connor - Mental Health Advocate/Podcaster

    David grew up in Dublin, Ireland and has been advocating for mental health awareness for a number of years.His podcast "I sprained my mental health" deals with a number of issues seeing from a personal perspective.He has been doing a lot of charity events for the likes of Aware and other leading organisations that care for people with mental illness.Passionate about football, especially Shelbourne FC, and he became part of the first team coaching staff for a number of years.For more about David check out his Instagram ______________________________________David's music choiceDavid Kitt - Song from Hope St.Ludovico Einaudi - OltremareNick Drake - Cello SongNew Order - Your smiling faceThe Streets - Turn the pageOasis - Live foreverRichard Hawley - Open up your door__________________________________All music is available on Spotify in the Social Fabric Playlist______________________________Title Music Alice by Lucky Bones ______________________________   

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Episode 84 - Charlie Ryder - Documentary maker/Puppeteer

    Episode 84 - Charlie Ryder - Documentary maker/Puppeteer

    Charlie Ryder was born and grew up in London.Both his parents came from Ireland and his affinity with the country of his ancestors is very strong.1993 following a demonstration against the British National Party, Charlie was sentenced to 16 months in prison, of which he served 8 for good behaviour.He wrote and performed a one man play based on his prison experience that he has performed in prisons in Ireland and UK as well as at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.He has worked as a social worker and carer and he has written a number of songs, including two that are played in this podcast.You can find out more about Charlie on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or his website Charlie's Music ChoicesThe Muppet Show - Theme SongEric Idle - Always Look On the Bright Side of LifeGil Scott-Heron - The BottleYoussou N'Dour - 7 Seconds ft. Neneh CherryThe Saw Doctors - Share The DarknessCharlie Ryder - UBUNTUCharlie Ryder - Love & Healing __________________________________ All music is available on Spotify in the Social Fabric Playlist ______________________________ Title Music Alice by Lucky Bones  ______________________________ 

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Episode 83 - Dee Newell - Long Distance Swimmer/Army Officer

    Episode 83 - Dee Newell - Long Distance Swimmer/Army Officer

    Dee Newell grew up in a small village in Co.Galway. Her love for swimming started as young girl where she found solace in the early morning pool training.She joined the army after school and her current rank is Captain.Dee enjoys challenges and after trying anything from weight lifting and body building, she completed Iron Man and triathlon race.Her first love, swimming, is what she has been concentrating on more recently.  She is a long distance swimmer with the Galway Bay, The Irish Sea and The English Channel already under her belt.In February 2020 she'll be part of an Exploration (along with Ger Kennedy, previous guest on the show) to Antartica where they'll be swimming... ice swimming.You can find more about Dee on her website, Instagram or Twitter.________________________________Dee's Music ChoiceFaithless - God is a DJLil Dicky - EarthLuke Kelly - The lifeboat MonaThe Vaccines - WetsuitEnya - Orinoco FlowR.E.M. - NightswimmingDaithi - Mary Keanes introduction__________________________________ All music is available on Spotify in the Social Fabric Playlist ______________________________ Title Music Alice by Lucky Bones  ______________________________ 

    • 1 hr 8 min

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