Articles by Kirsty Folan

Madonna at 60

Kirsty Folan enjoys Lucy O’Brien’s newly updated biography of Madonna, Like an Icon

Kirsty Folan // 25 August 2018

Categories: Books, Music, Reviews

Scenes from a life gallery

Kirsty Folan is impressed with All At Once, Screaming Females’ new album of driving, arty garage rock

Kirsty Folan // 9 May 2018

Categories: Music, Reviews

Forever Kate

Kirsty Folan has been devouring Kate Nash’s latest album Yesterday Was Forever, an experimental affair with nods to previous albums Made Of Bricks and Girl Talk

Kirsty Folan // 23 April 2018

Categories: Music, Reviews

The last cultural taboo?

Kirsty Folan sees the hypocrisy in a UK society that is getting older but still expects its women musicians and performers to remain ageless

Kirsty Folan // 28 December 2017

Categories: Culture and Media, Features, Music, Stereotypes

The power of the wind

Kirsty Folan hails Karine Polwart’s theatre and music project A Pocket of Wind Resistance as a modern classic

Kirsty Folan // 26 November 2017

Categories: Music, Reviews

Urban carnival

Uplifting beats, political discourse and an overall joyful feel of solidarity. Kirsty Folan is captivated by MALKA’s new album

Kirsty Folan // 13 November 2017

Categories: Music, Reviews, Uncategorized


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