An Interview with…Lewis Watson

QUESTIONS BY HAYLEY GAULT Indie pop, self-taught singer/song-writer Lewis Watson speaks to The Gown about touring with Birdy, turning twenty-one and his new album. When did you first get into music? I’ve always been around music. My family are a big fan of music, travelling anywhere with my parents we would listen to music likeContinue reading “An Interview with…Lewis Watson”

Film Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Warner Bros. 2012)

BY PETER MCLOUGHLIN The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is an excellent fantasy spectacle. There are slight issues with length and script, and the frame rate and 3D are not as effective as they should be, but thanks to the effort of the studio – the care, craft and love in its production is evident throughoutContinue reading “Film Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Warner Bros. 2012)”

An Interview With… Gabby Young

BY TARA McEVOY Following her crowd-pleasing stint at this year’s Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queen’s, The Gown caught up with Gabby Young (the svengali behind the jazzy gypsy folk rock band that is Gabby Young and Other Animals) to chat operatics, artwork and her plans for the future! How did the band come together?Continue reading “An Interview With… Gabby Young”