Blog of radio presenter, producer and writer Vanessa Monaghan AKA NESSY

Shura, Live at Electric Brixton

Shura: Live at Electric, Brixton // Review

Shura, Live at Electric, Brixton, September 17 2015 It’s been a little over three months since I headed to Brighton to see Shura. In that time, Aleksandra Denton and her band have been honing their set, with a never ending string of dates and festivals. In front...


Goldenplec Magazine: Read Issue 3 Online

If you haven’t managed to grab a copy of Goldenplec‘s most recent magazine, you can now read it online. The Autumn 2015 edition features Bitch Falcon on the cover and interviews with Myles O’Reilly of Artubus Yarns and Lisa Hannigan. There’s also a nice feature on music...


The London Ear on RTÉ 2XM // New Timeslot

This week sees the launch of RTÉ 2XM‘s new schedule. The guys have been hard at work getting new studios sorted in Dublin for 2XM and from the photos I’ve seen, they look shit-hot! That does means, however, after four years of having a show (The London...