Ronan O'Shea

Ronan O'Shea is a freelance journalist, copy-writer and sub-editor. Click here to view his portfolio and to find contact information.


London
United Kingdom

Ronan J O'Shea; freelance journalist based in London with a focus on travel and lifestyle. Bylines include National Geographic Traveller, NY Post, The Independent, Lonely Planet, Escapism Magazine, The Guardian (forthcoming), Lad Bible, Hotel F&B Magazine, Talkspace and more. contact ronanosheajcl@gmail.com for business enquiries

Interviews

Here is a selection of the individuals/groups I interviewed for Festival Baby. If any of the clickthroughs do not work, please contact me and I will send you copies of the text

 In 2015 I interviewed Dave Davies of The Kinks at his New Jersey home via Skype. The piece was later referenced in The Guardian and elsewhere

In 2015 I interviewed Dave Davies of The Kinks at his New Jersey home via Skype. The piece was later referenced in The Guardian and elsewhere

 I interviewed Micky Dolenz of The Monkees about the band's career to date and his own views on their peak success and subsequent careers

I interviewed Micky Dolenz of The Monkees about the band's career to date and his own views on their peak success and subsequent careers

 I interviewed Norman Jay MBE during the festival season in 2015 to discuss his career and his views gigging, streaming sites and what it was like to DJ Thierry Henry's wedding as a Spurs fan. 

I interviewed Norman Jay MBE during the festival season in 2015 to discuss his career and his views gigging, streaming sites and what it was like to DJ Thierry Henry's wedding as a Spurs fan. 

 I spoke to one half of Norwegian electro duo Apothek about their festival plans and the reasons why Norway had suddenly started to produce a number of successful international acts

I spoke to one half of Norwegian electro duo Apothek about their festival plans and the reasons why Norway had suddenly started to produce a number of successful international acts

 After seeing and then meeting the band Fickle Friends at Lost Village festival, I was able to arrange an interview with the group 

After seeing and then meeting the band Fickle Friends at Lost Village festival, I was able to arrange an interview with the group 

 Just prior to Glastonbury, Sigma kindly gave me an interview to discuss their expectations for the coming festival season

Just prior to Glastonbury, Sigma kindly gave me an interview to discuss their expectations for the coming festival season

 Early on in my career at Square Up Media The View spoke to us via an online Q&A

Early on in my career at Square Up Media The View spoke to us via an online Q&A