Conor McPherson

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Conor McPherson said : “free the songs from the burden of relevance for our generation and make them timeless,” External link

theglobeandmail Wednesday, October 9, 2019 11:31:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson says : “I think it’s going to continue,” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson says : “It’s great if you can find a way to crash into [the music] at a weird tangent, instead,” “That’s much more exciting for me as a playwright, and I can see other playwrights definitely wanting to do it” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson says : “When he entered his ‘born again’ phase, his songwriting just really takes on a whole other energy. There are far more gospel tunes, he starts getting more into soul and R&B, which is very exciting,” “When you see his concerts from that time, you can see how energized he is and messianic and committed. I knew I wanted to get some of that into our show, too, in terms of the musical style” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “It’s about how people are trying to deal with being alive in the world, and struggling to fulfill their dreams, and it invites the bigger questions — the stuff of plays and art and songs,” “And it feels like a lot of the uncertainties of the 1930s seem to be back — the sense of destabilization that was around then, where people feel a little unsafe. That time speaks to our time, for sure” External link

nytimes Tuesday, June 18, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “He’s invited every single night. Any time” External link

nytimes Tuesday, June 18, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “I initially thought, ‘Well, you know, it just felt like a bad thing to do,’ ” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:45:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “I felt that Dylan’s lyrics were so timeless,” “They’re almost romantic poems that come from any time. If you think of what was informing his development as a songwriter, it was those very well-crafted songs of the ’30s and ’40s that would have been coming through the radio. Ignited by the likes of Hank Williams, Woody Guthrie, but then also Buddy Holly, he was listening to music before rock-and-roll was invented, and then rock-and-roll crashed into it” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:45:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : "Exploring new ways to tell stories is always an inspiring challenge, and the opportunity to weave a drama across three evenings is one I have enjoyed immensely," "The trust and freedom they have given me at every step is something every writer dreams about, and the astonishing cast they have assembled couldn't be more exciting" External link

belfasttelegraph Thursday, October 13, 2016 11:54:00 AM EAT



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poet33.33%EN10/10/201610/10/2016
writer33.33%EN09/01/201601/09/2016
Names Lang Count
Conor McPhersonEN98.86%
CONOR MCPHERSONEN1.14%


 
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Conor McPherson

Last updated on 2013-07-17T02:36+0300.

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Conor McPherson said : “free the songs from the burden of relevance for our generation and make them timeless,” External link

theglobeandmail Wednesday, October 9, 2019 11:31:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson says : “I think it’s going to continue,” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson says : “It’s great if you can find a way to crash into [the music] at a weird tangent, instead,” “That’s much more exciting for me as a playwright, and I can see other playwrights definitely wanting to do it” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson says : “When he entered his ‘born again’ phase, his songwriting just really takes on a whole other energy. There are far more gospel tunes, he starts getting more into soul and R&B, which is very exciting,” “When you see his concerts from that time, you can see how energized he is and messianic and committed. I knew I wanted to get some of that into our show, too, in terms of the musical style” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, September 23, 2019 11:39:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “It’s about how people are trying to deal with being alive in the world, and struggling to fulfill their dreams, and it invites the bigger questions — the stuff of plays and art and songs,” “And it feels like a lot of the uncertainties of the 1930s seem to be back — the sense of destabilization that was around then, where people feel a little unsafe. That time speaks to our time, for sure” External link

nytimes Tuesday, June 18, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “He’s invited every single night. Any time” External link

nytimes Tuesday, June 18, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “I initially thought, ‘Well, you know, it just felt like a bad thing to do,’ ” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:45:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : “I felt that Dylan’s lyrics were so timeless,” “They’re almost romantic poems that come from any time. If you think of what was informing his development as a songwriter, it was those very well-crafted songs of the ’30s and ’40s that would have been coming through the radio. Ignited by the likes of Hank Williams, Woody Guthrie, but then also Buddy Holly, he was listening to music before rock-and-roll was invented, and then rock-and-roll crashed into it” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:45:00 PM EAT

Conor McPherson said : "Exploring new ways to tell stories is always an inspiring challenge, and the opportunity to weave a drama across three evenings is one I have enjoyed immensely," "The trust and freedom they have given me at every step is something every writer dreams about, and the astonishing cast they have assembled couldn't be more exciting" External link

belfasttelegraph Thursday, October 13, 2016 11:54:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
soldier33.33%EN01/04/201704/01/2017
poet33.33%EN10/10/201610/10/2016
writer33.33%EN09/01/201601/09/2016
Names Lang Count
Conor McPhersonEN98.86%
CONOR MCPHERSONEN1.14%


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