Dave Allen has been booking gigs in Dublin venues for more than 30 years, the bulk of that has been in the iconic venue Whelans. Dave talks about plans to adapt the venue for the road ahead, and ways the venue might be able to help artists out financially.
Mary Greene is part of a family business called Greenshine. They record, produce, perform and promote their wares totally independently, topping playlists on RTE and BBC Radio. Mary lays out how she achieves that, and wonderfully describes what she defines as a successful music career.