As one half of The Swell Season, Marketa Irglova had a roller-coaster ride to the summit of the music industry, culminating in an Oscar win with 'Falling Slowly'. Now a solo artist, she talks about love, life, death – and her experiences as a mother in Iceland
Sipping tea in a hotel bar in central Dublin, Marketa...
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