- 20 Nov 09
Budget cuts almost spelled the end of Other Voices. But the team behind the Dingle music institution rallied around – with the result that this year’s line-up is arguably among the strongest in the history of the show
Asian Dub Foundation. Mark Lanegan. Rodrigo Y Gabriela. The Handsome Family. Cowboy Junkies. American Music Club. Gavin Friday. Laura Cantrell. Elbow. Julie Feeney. Martha Wainwright. Rufus Wainwright, Alabama 3. Teenage Fanclub. Joan As Policewoman. Steve Earle. Seasick Steve. Billy Bragg. The Rapture. Lisa Hannigan. Daniel Lanois. That’s quite an honour roll for any music TV series, but when filmmaker, broadcaster, musician, musicologist and Other Voices creator Philip King takes stock of the last seven years of plenty in Dingle, he finds himself fixated upon the enigma that is Amy Winehouse.