Author Archives: Peter444

About Peter444

For The Turnstiles is the Folk Column for 4FortyFour! I'm an experienced maths teacher moonlighting as an unqualified freelance music journalist! I'm also behind the 2UIBestow website. If you're all about folk send me a message mixtape4melfi::at::gmail::com

For The Turnstiles: Anti-Folk Feature

Anti-folk [or Antifolk or Anti Folk] is a genre I discovered recently. When I hear about a sub-genre like ‘Anti-folk’ I always think that the new tag came about because the music didn’t fit the original genre! While researching the … Continue reading

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For The Turnstiles: David Rovics Interview

David Rovics is an engrossing songwriter and singer who writes passionately about the type of topics most people cannot think about let alone comprehend. David will be performing live in Ireland at the end of the month before going to … Continue reading

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For The Turnstiles: Cocophone Interview

Cocophone are one of the most talked about bands in Ireland at the moment and for good reason. Last Summer they beat over twenty bands in the first ‘Becks on the Night’ band competition in Boyles, Slane as well as … Continue reading

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For The Turnstiles – Ani DiFranco – NCH Live Review

Ani DiFranco played a solo concert last night in the exclusive National Concert Hall in Dublin. It was intimate, soulful, delicate as well as a real celebration for the room full of Ani fans.

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For The Turnstiles: Dan Wilde Interview

For the inaugural ‘For The Turnstiles’ interview I wanted to introduce Ireland to a considerable talent from Blackpool called Dan Wilde. ‘This is the Place’ is Dan’s debut album released officially on February 28th through The Littlest Mojo music company. … Continue reading

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For The Turnstiles – Fistful of Mercy

This week ‘For The Turnstiles’ features one of the best ‘Supergroups/Side Projects’ of 2010; ‘Fistful of Mercy’. The band formed early last year and consists of Ben Harper, Joseph Arthur and Dhani Harrison who is the son of George Harrison.

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For The Turnstiles: Grant Lee Buffalo

‘For The Turnstiles’ is the weekly Folk column to appear on 4fortyfour! To kick the column off in fine style I’m going to explain the origin of the name and feature ‘Grant Lee Buffalo’ who are making a return to the … Continue reading

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