Brian and Murdock celebrate the life out of time of the Irish protest singer Sinead O’Connor and explore the culturally defining moment that was her 1992 SNL performance.
Trigger warning: This episode is distinctly about abuse to children and includes graphic descriptions.
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The book Why Sinead O’Connor Matters: https://www.allysonmccabe.com/my-book
The memoir Rememberings: https://www.amazon.com/Rememberings-Sin%C3%A9ad-OConnor/dp/0358423880
Journal article on Catholicism in 1960’s & 70’s Ireland: https://journals.openedition.org/etudesirlandaises/3902
1988 Music festival performance: https://youtu.be/TsIoxvkChWw
Time magazine Q&A: https://content.time.com/time/subscriber/article/0,33009,976937,00.html
Boomtown Rats photo ripping: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hmm–HkLjIg