By Kieran Curran
This Ireland is resolutely working class, bland, focused on the traditional pursuits of numbing the senses through alcohol, coping with the drudgery of dead-end jobs with an almost nihilistic escapism.
Cacophonies and Heavenly Choruses: A Cure for the Classical Blues
Paul Theroux's 'Deep South' Takes Us Inside America's Third World
Love Is a Battleworld in 'Secret Wars: Secret Love #1'
The Faces: 1970-1975: You Can Make Me Dance, Sing, or Anything
William Parker: For Those Who Are, Still
Riverside: Love, Fear and the Time Machine
Iron Maiden: The Book of Souls
Noah Gundersen: Carry the Ghost
""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney