Big Music

In this short documentary for RTE’s Big Music weekend, Ronan Kelly chases after the nearly extinct relics of a time when sound was more public, searching for people that still travel to the beat of their own drum (and hum). He finds transcendence in the philosophizing of street gospel and companionship in the chatter of talk radio. In this short documentary for RTE’s Big Music weekend, Ronan Kelly chases after the nearly extinct relics of a time when sound was more public, searching for people that still travel to the beat of their own drum (and hum). He finds transcendence in the philosophizing of street gospel and companionship in the chatter of talk radio. 

Meat Factory Ear Worms

Join Irish slaughterhouse-worker-turned-radio-journalist Richie Beirne as he relives his days on the butchering floor to the crooning of Don McLean.