a short site about The Divine Comedy

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31/03/2015, 25 nombres de grupos de música inspirados por la literatura - Librópatas

14. The divine comedy: La banda de Neil Hannon tiene este nombre un poco por casualidad, lo escogió después de encontrar por casa un ejemplar de la obra de Dante (y pensó que quedaba bien).

27/03/2015, Culture Vultures 1st birthday with Neil Hannon

Culture Vultures 1st birthday with Neil Hannon
Thanks to Dara Munnis Photography for capturing part of the magic!

27/03/2015, The Divine Comedy | The Blackpool Sentinel

The Divine Comedy | The Blackpool Sentinel
As I recently re-watched The Divine Comedy’s terrific 2004 show, recorded live at London’s Palladium Theatre, my mind was cast way back to another far more intimate but no less powerful encounter with Neil Hannon.

27/03/2015, Ben Folds: 'you sit on the song toilet and nothing comes out’

Ben Folds: 'you sit on the song toilet and nothing comes out’
Folds, while being interviewed at RIAM by the musician Neil Hannon, mentions Still Fighting It, a song that juxtaposes a reference to a “roast beef combo” with a father apologising to his son for inheriting his character flaws.

27/03/2015, A divina comédia de Neil Hannon | Não é fácil ser verde

A divina comédia de Neil Hannon | Não é fácil ser verde
Esse post é mais uma indicação do tipo “o que você está fazendo que não está ouvindo isso?”, eu tenho a tendência a fazer isso bastante (com música, mas também com seriados e livros) e talvez seja bacana começar a incorporar isso blog ao invés de encher meus amigos e colegas.

21/03/2015, Hannon becomes latest patron of the Music Venue Trust | What's On | Impartial Reporter

Hannon becomes latest patron of the Music Venue Trust | What's On | Impartial Reporter
FERMANAGH man Neil Hannon has become the latest patron of the Music Venue Trust.

08/03/2015, BBC Four - Irish Rock at the BBC

BBC Four - Irish Rock at the BBC
"Irish Rock at the BBC features performances from Thin Lizzy, U2 and Divine Comedy." Vendredi prochain 22:00 sur BBC Four.
A whistlestop tour of rock from over the water, taking in some of the finest Irish rock offerings from the early 70s to the present day, as captured on a variety of BBC shows from The Old Grey Whistle Test and Top of the Pops to Later... with Jools Holland.

08/03/2015, Prochain Titre dans 1 Minute ! — Anne-Laure ou l’historienne Cela faisait déjà...

Prochain Titre dans 1 Minute ! — Anne-Laure ou l’historienne Cela faisait déjà...
Cela faisait déjà plusieurs minutes que la rame était immobilisée à cause d’un problème de signalisation. Anne-Laure espérait que le trafic allait vite reprendre normalement, car cette jeune enseignante en Histoire risquait d’être en retard à son cours. Cela ne l’empêchait pas de sourire en lisant La France des notables dans une édition d’occasion…

01/03/2015, Le bâtiment pas fini

Le bâtiment pas fini
J’étais tout excité à l’idée de voir The Divine Comedy (alias Neil Hannon) à la Philharmonie de Paris. Cependant, j’avais oublié que je l’avais déjà vu seul sur scène dans une petite salle il y a de ça quelques années.