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19/09/2020, The Divine Comedy - Venus, Cupid, Folly & Time - October 9th • WithGuitars

The Divine Comedy - Venus, Cupid, Folly & Time - October 9th • WithGuitars
Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time

18/09/2020, Thirty Years of The Divine Comedy: Celebrating the Genius of Neil Hannon With New Box Set — Post-Punk.com

Thirty Years of The Divine Comedy: Celebrating the Genius of Neil Hannon With New Box Set — Post-Punk.com
Thirty years and twelve studio albums have passed since the formation of The Divine Comedy, the glorious Northern Ireland chamber pop band fronted by Neil Hannon. Taking cues from baroque and folk alike, The Divine Comedy embraces the musical stylings of everyone from Scott Walker, to Bertholt Brecht, to Pulp, to the Human League. This chameleon can deliver one number with the horny swagger of Tom Jones and quaver out melodrama with the tenderness of Marc Almond

16/09/2020, Tim's Listening Party on Twitter

Tim's Listening Party on Twitter
Thursday October 15th 9pm (U.K. time) Neil Hannon will be our host for a @LlSTENlNG_PARTY featuring The @divinecomedyhq’s Absent Friends

16/09/2020, Tim's Listening Party on Twitter

Tim's Listening Party on Twitter
Thursday October 15th 8pm (U.K. time) Neil Hannon will be our host for a @LlSTENlNG_PARTY featuring The @divinecomedyhq’s Casanova

16/09/2020, Second Look: The Divine Comedy – Absent Friends | Beats Per Minute

Second Look: The Divine Comedy – Absent Friends | Beats Per Minute
Your memory is a powerful thing, but there's no denying that we often lack the ability to render clear images of the past and that's where a smell, a sight, a

16/09/2020, Second Look: The Divine Comedy – Regeneration | Beats Per Minute

Second Look: The Divine Comedy – Regeneration | Beats Per Minute
The idea of time capsules is one always prevalent in music. An album can bring about images, smells, feelings long thought lost. Our memories, filtered through

16/09/2020, Second Look: The Divine Comedy – Casanova | Beats Per Minute

Second Look: The Divine Comedy – Casanova | Beats Per Minute
Like I imagine many others did, I found The Divine Comedy through the Irish comedy series Father Ted. The Northern Irish band ushered in a new set of fans and a

12/09/2020, The best 50 Irish music acts right now – in order

The best 50 Irish music acts right now – in order
It’s a particularly thrilling time for Irish music – here’s our countdown of the finest

10/09/2020, Le nom secret des choses

Le nom secret des choses
Forthcoming radio program, featuring a French DC cover.
C’est l’histoire d’une mue. Une jeune fille quitte brutalement son enfance, sa Vendée natale pour rejoindre Paris et la violence de sa culture. S’ensuit un étrange sentiment d’imposture, la fatigue de devoir vivre avec soi-même puis une rencontre qui change tout. Blandine Rinkel dr[...]

10/09/2020, Le retour des concerts live, enfin ! | lepetitjournal.com

Le retour des concerts live, enfin ! | lepetitjournal.com
Le Barbican Centre a annoncé une série de concerts live en automne, auxquels le public pourra se rendre pour la première fois depuis des mois.

10/09/2020, News : Des concerts diffusés en ligne par le Barbican à Londres - Sound Of Violence

News : Des concerts diffusés en ligne par le Barbican à Londres - Sound Of Violence
La salle du Barbican à Londres proposera durant les prochaines semaines une série de concerts auxquels le public pourra assister en configuration réduite assise, mais aussi en ligne via des streams payants. Erland Cooper, Emmy The Great ou encore The Divine Comedy seront ainsi à l'affiche de la salle le mois prochain, le programme et les réservations de billets ou tickets virtuels étant accessibles via ce lien.

09/09/2020, The Barbican announces live concert programme for autumn 2020

The Barbican announces live concert programme for autumn 2020
Don't call it a comeback! Or actually maybe do, because live music is slowly but surely, literally, coming back. After last week’s news that The Jazz Cafe was

09/09/2020, Live music and audiences return to Barbican Centre in recast autumn season | Classical music | The Guardian

Live music and audiences return to Barbican Centre in recast autumn season | Classical music | The Guardian
London venue announces concerts for both live and digital viewers, while the LSO will close the year’s Beethoven celebrations with an ambitious piano concerto cycle

09/09/2020, The Barbican to resume gigs this autumn with social distancing measures

The Barbican to resume gigs this autumn with social distancing measures
The Barbican Centre shares a music schedule that will see audiences return to the venue for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

08/09/2020, Just in: London’s Barbican reopens to minimal audiences

The city’s second arts centre will readmit audiences from October 4. (The Southbank Centre remains shut to the public). Only a handful of people will be admitted to the performances. Tickets are £20 for those present and £12.50 for watching the stream.

08/09/2020, The Divine Comedy | Barbican

The Divine Comedy | Barbican
Neil Hannon celebrates 30 years as The Divine Comedy, presenting a glorious selection of songs from across their career, in this special live streamed concert.

05/09/2020, Bankside Films announce the start of shoot for Andrew Legge's sci-fi feature, L.O.L.A.

Bankside Films today announced its acquisition of L.O.L.A., directed by Andrew Legge which starts pr...

05/09/2020, The Divine Comedy : "La mélancolie c’est amusant" - Rock&Folk

The Divine Comedy : "La mélancolie c’est amusant" - Rock&Folk
2016 interview with Neil Hannon.
Toujours tiraillé par les affres de la modernité, le brillant fanfaron nord-irlandais est de retour avec un onzième album. "Ma manageuse m'a dit de ne pas parler du Brexit... Elle pense qu'il est possible que la moitié de mes fans aient voté pour. Mais j'en parle quand même. Je suis à la fois totalement stupéfait […]

05/09/2020, The Divine Comedy detail Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time + 2021 shows • WithGuitars

The Divine Comedy detail Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time + 2021 shows • WithGuitars
Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time

03/09/2020, Bankside boards Andrew Legge sci-fi ‘L.O.L.A.’ (exclusive) | News | Screen

Bankside boards Andrew Legge sci-fi ‘L.O.L.A.’ (exclusive) | News | Screen
"Neil Hannon of The Divine Comedy is writing original songs and the score for the film."
Emma Appleton and Stefanie Martini to star in feature set during Second World War.