- 28 May 12
He used to be the party boy of the sensitive indie circuit. But Beirut boy wonder Zach Condon has grown up and calmed down. He talks about his mature new record, The Rip Tide, shivering ‘naked’ before the world and why, under the surface, he feels Irish.
Zach Condon stands in his back garden in Brooklyn, laughing like a man with secrets. Hot Press has been inquiring about the Beirut frontman’s much trumpeted vow of sobriety. When last we spoke, Condon, responding to several booze-related meltdowns, had pledged to knock the partying on the head. Eight months and one world tour later, we’re seeking an update.
- Film & TV
- 30 Jun 22