Archive for the ‘Star on Sunday’ Category


Originally published in The Irish Star on Sunday, June 2009

I’M SITTING across from Jonathan Pierce backstage at the Olympia in Dublin. The flaxen-haired singer has a Granny Smith apple in one hand, a paper cup of coffee in the other, and the wide-eyed look that possibly suggests an overindulgence in psychotropic drugs. Around him, his three bandmates – Jacob Graham, Adam Kessler and Connor Hanwick – cluster with similar spaced-out expressions.

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