Sin é: Jeff Buckley’s manager to host Q&A in Dublin

The behind-the-scenes look into Buckley's life and music comes to the Olympia.

Dave Lory is the author of From Hallelujah to the Last Goodbye, which chronicles his days managing the iconic rock and roll artist. Buckley died by drowning in 1997, when he was about to begin working on a follow-up album to the critically acclaimed Grace.

In the book, Lory delves into territory uncharted before with fans, offering intimate details of his working relationship with Buckley, right from the release of his EP Live at Sin-é (recorded at at a now defunct Irish café/bar in New York’s East Village) to the next four years of success that led up to his tragic and untimely death.

The event takes place in the Olympia on September 17, where fans will be able to participate in a one and a half hour dialogue about the revered artist. Tickets, from €28.90, are on sale Friday at 9am from


Related Articles

LISTEN: Columbia confirm the release of posthumous Jeff Buckley album

It includes covers of classic Bob Dylan, The Smiths, Led Zep and Sly & The Family Stone tunes

Read More

The Bard's Goodbye

Jeff Buckley meets Shakespeare? It might sound like a crazy marriage. Yet a new musical, The Last Goodbye, has identified themes common to each and is basking in rave reviews Stateside. The man behind the show, Michael Kimmel, discusses Buckley’s legacy, the challenges of bringing the singer’s work to the stage and U2’s own experiments in musical theatre.

Read More

Jeff Buckley may join Alexandra Burke at the top of the charts

In a development that is unprecedented in recent years, two different versions of the one song may end up at No.1 and No.2 in charts in Christmas week.

Read More

Musicians pay tribute to Jeff Buckley

A host of Irish musicians will pay tribute to the late Jeff Buckley for a worthy cause on May 31.

Read More

The son always rises

The recent release of the compilation album So Real: Songs From Jeff Buckley was a potent reminder of the extraordinary impact Jeff Buckley made during his short life. In an exclusive interview, on the 10th anniversary of his death, his mother Mary Guibert reflects on the singer’s legacy.

Read More

Forget Her

I defy you not to descend into a melancholic daze when you listen to this song.

Read More

Grace: Legacy Edition

Ten years after the release of Jeff Buckley’s classic debut Grace, Columbia Records have compiled a remastered edition with extras & DVD documentary.

Read More

Win tickets to the launch of Jeff Buckley's Grace: Legacy Edition is giving away 20 double passes to the Dublin launch of Jeff Buckley's Grace: Legacy Edition

Read More

Under the influence

At the end of Febraury the first show in a series of nights dedicated to individual artists will take place in the Sugar Club. The inaugral show will be dedicated to Jeff Buckley.

Read More

Grace notes

When Jeff Buckley drowned in the Wolf River, Tennessee, five years ago, the world lost a fledgling musical visionary, his lone album Grace becoming a sacred text of loss and unfinished beauty. In his short 29 years on earth, his power and grace touched many, especially his mother Mary Guibert and his former bandmate Gary Lucas.

Read More

Mystery White Boy

IT'S HARD to believe Jeff Buckley was ever here at all, as if some pre-pubescent Bronte sister merely invented him for our benefit.

Read More


JEFF BUCKLEY (Tivoli, Dublin)

Read More


Jeff Buckley: “Grace” (Sony/Columbia)

Read More

Advertise With Us

For information including benefits, key facts, figures and rates for advertising with Hot Press, click below


Find us elsewhere