This week Hollybush looks at the beginning of the age of Capitalist assimilation, and the end of the age of innovation using the temporal bookmarks of the release of the Sex Pistols Never Mind The Bollocks in 1977, and the release of Nirvana’s In Utero in 1993.
Fela Kuti, the Nigerian Afrobeat king and Africa’s musical genius, is explored in this hour long special from Clonline’s Mick Hollybush.
The Hollybush Hour: Iconoclasm. This new episode takes us back to 1985, when, in a small town in West Cork a statue of the Virgin Mary appeared to start swaying back and forth. Up in Dublin, the faithful gathered to pray outside the gates of RTE as Gay Byrne interviewed lesbian nuns on The Late […]
This week Mick asks Kraftwerk, Gary Numan, Aphex Twin and a few lads in a field if computers can make a perfect society.
The Hollybush Hour, hosted this week by Lauren Guillery, looks at the Brazilian electronic musician Amon Tobin.
The Hollybush Hour: ‘What The F**k Is Going On?’ This week Mick introduces the 90’s pop-hip-hop duo The KLF, who were sued by ABBA, duo’d with Tammy Wynette and caused a bit of a stir on the The Late Late Show after they burned a million pounds…
Crackdown At Sundown: The Prodigy‘s 1994 Seminal Album, ‘Music For The Jilted Generation’ is examined through the lens of a contentious year in UK politics. Brought to you by Mick Holly.
Listen to the complete soundtrack of the seminal 1986 fantasy film starring the magic musical talent of the late David Bowie, the masterful puppetry of Jim Henson and produced by the legendary George Lucas. With an introduction by Mick Holly
Clonline Producer Mick Holly’s Throbbing Gristle Hour (70’s/ 80’s Experimental electronic music) Throbbing Gristle were an English music and visual arts group formed in 1976 in Kingston upon Hull. The band comprised Genesis P-Orridge(born Neil Megson; bass guitar, violin, vocals, vibraphone), Cosey Fanni Tutti (born Christine Newby; guitars, cornet, vocals), Peter “Sleazy” Christopherson (tapes, found […]