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Best Of Belfast: Northern Ireland's #1 Interview Podcast

Mar 1, 2021

Anna McKeever is an Irish Artist based on the Ormeau Road in Belfast.
 
 
Predominantly a palette knife painter, she is inspired by both urban and rural Ireland; and her work is a celebration of the spirit and warmth of the Irish landscape and its people. She is also influenced by Celtic Mythology.
 
 
When she's not...


Feb 22, 2021

Donna Dooher and Kevin Gallagher are second and third generation Northern-Irish-Canadians who first burst onto the hospitality scene by introducing the phenomena of brunch to Toronto through their restaurant Mildred Pierce before publishing the award-winning cookbook Out To Brunch.
 
Driven by her passion for food,...


Feb 15, 2021

Martin Lynch is a playwright from Belfast, Northern Ireland who started out in Community Theatre at Turf Lodge before being appointed Resident Playwright at the Lyric.
 
 
A 35-year career has seen Martin's work produced in many parts of the world including the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Brighton Festival, the USA,...


Feb 8, 2021

Steve Strange is an agent from Carrickfergus who started his career in the music industry as a drummer for Northern Irish rock band No Hot Ashes.

 

Since then he worked with some of the biggest names in the world including Eminem, Coldplay, Snow Patrol, Queens of the Stone Age, Jimmy Eat World, Foy Vance, Ash, Ryan...


Feb 1, 2021

Sir John Lavery is a painter from Northern Ireland best known for his portraits of Michael Collins, Churchhill and Queen Victoria.

 

But besides being the most famous painter of his day, the Belfast-born boy came from humble-beginnings.

 

Baptised in St. Patricks Church, the Cathedral Quarter native was orphaned at a...