Author Archives: Fionnuala Rockett

Pearse McGloughlin & Harold’s Bazaar

 

Recently, a great little shop in Harold’s Cross which had all kinds of curios and antiques, closed down. Tom, the owner there, a gentleman and very knowledgeable, allowed Pearse McGloughlin and his brother Kevin to quickly drop in and record a version of a song called ‘Whiskey Tree’ before the closure. The song actually came out of some song-writing workshops Pearse was doing with a group of people experiencing homelessness, people who, for various reasons, had ended up in a pretty bleak place in their lives. The workshops also reminded Pearse of how music can be a source of solace for people.

 

We in Harold’s Cross are very sad to see the closure of Harold’s Bazaar.

 

You can watch the video of the song in the shop by clicking: HERE 

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