He describes it: “Once, in an analysis of the songs of Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stone journalist Greil Marcus spoke of the ‘old weird America’. This is the old weird, indomitable Celtic heart…Ulysses meets The Dandy and Oor Wullie. Or, if you like, the Carter Family on the moon!”
‘McCabe writes like an Irish Lenny Bruce, riffing at warp speed, swerving from one time to another and strewing the landscape with allusion-and somehow it all makes sense.’
The New York Times
Date: Fri, 13 July 2018
Venue: Ballina Arts Centre
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