The Frames Playing Whelan’s Next Monday

The Frames announced today that they will be performing at Whelan’s on June 30th, just a week away. This gig is part of Whelan’s year long 25th anniversary celebration. Tickets will go on sale tomorrow, Tuesday June 24th at 2pm online and also at the Whelans box office. Find more information here at!

Update 24 June: This show is sold out! Keep an eye here after for stuff from the gig.


Other Voices Live Album

Other Voices has released a live album of Season 12, available for purchase today on iTunes & Amazon and as a stream on Spotify and other services. Colm has 2 songs on the album – The Finnish Line and A Study in Scarlet. Also featured on the record- Hozier, Bell X1, Foy Vance, Agnes Obel, Patty Griffin & many more! Full track list & info here.

In-Store at Cool Discs

Enjoy this 30 minute film from Glen’s in-store performance at Cool Discs in Derry back in November. Filmed by In Your Steps.


Colm Q&A

This week Colm answered some questions for PopLives at the Irish Times.

Colm Mac Con Iommaire is a musician, soundtrack scorer and member of The Frames and The Swell Season.

What are you reading? 
Music and Madness – Ivor Browne.

Last film you saw and your verdict? 
I just watched Traffic by Steven Soderbergh again the other night. It’s a great movie. It reminded me of how few good films we get to see these days.

Last gig/concert you went to and your verdict? 
I went to see Dave Mc Savage in the Wexford Arts Centre a few weeks ago. It was great, in a deeply uncomfortable sort of way.

Read the rest at here at


Recent News Round-Up

Hey folks – A few bits for you…..

This past month, Glen joined lots of other Irish artists at the Royal Albert Hall for Ceiliúradh (Celebration) during Irish President Michael D. Higgins’ state visit to London. Myles O’Reilly (Arbutus Yarns) made a 20 minute film about the behind the scenes of this performance. (read more…)

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