Julian Vignoles is a former RTE assistant commissioning editor for factual programmes and was the Head of the Irish Delegation to Eurovision in 2012. He is the author of A Delicate Wilderness: The Life and Loves of David Thomson.
What makes the Eurovision Song Contest so popular? Why do so many people love to hate it? Is the voting fair? Will Ireland ever win again? This book is the Eurovision uncovered. For the first time, one of its insiders re ...Quick View
David Thomson was the author of the classic memoir Woodbrook (1976). He was a Scotsman who became an honorary Irishman, writer, folklorist and radio producer. He was described by his friend Seamus Heany as having a 'deli ...Quick View
Rory Gallagher is revered as one of the greatest guitarists ever to pick up the instrument. The energy of his shows is legendary. Meticulously researched, this intimate portrait is the insightful biography that he deserv ...Quick View
Rory Gallagher is revered as one of the greatest guitarists. He bounded across the stage with the swagger of a rock star, but offstage he was a shy, unassuming man. There were no wild parties, no marriages and divorces. ...Quick View
Biography of the legendary guitarist Rory Gallagher. Rory Gallagher is revered as one of the greatest guitarists ever to pick up the instrument. The energy of his shows and his commitment to the audience is legendary.