DAVID ROY

DAVID ROY

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This Edinburgh-born, Belfast-bred journalist was educated from primary to post-graduate diploma level via Dundela Primary School, Strandtown Primary School, Methodist College Belfast, Queen's University Belfast and the University of Ulster.

He holds a BSocSci in Political Science, a Post Graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism (pass with distinction) and a junior athletics certificate in trampolining.

Interests include crime fiction, classic cars, rock music, the (mis)fortunes of Aston Villa Football Club and serving at the pleasure of his rescue cat, Lola.


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Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Arts
Today Quaker City Night Hawks – The Limelight 2, Belfast Tom Russell – The Errigle, Belfast The Wood Burning Savages – Ulster Sports Club, Belfast Silent Running – Voodoo, Belfast King Kong Company – The Palm House, Belfast The Rapparees – The Empire, Belfast New Pagans, Problem Patterns – Atlantic Bar, Portrush Matt McGinn feat Wilfie Gilbert – Portrush Town Hall, Portrush Alice La – Anchor Complex, Portstewart, 7.
Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Gig guide: Live music for the week ahead

Arts
Today Odd Morris, Mob Wife, Problem Patterns – The Speakeasy, Belfast Eerie Wigs, Acoustic Dan, Dandelion Tea – Pavilion, Belfast Lemoncello, Anna Mieke – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast Jessica James, 24th Fret, Neon Apathy etc – Volume Control, Oh Yeah, Belfast TBL8 Brass Band – Ulster Sports Club, Belfast Recovery, Villa In France, Fast Thursday, Vale – The Atlantic, Portrush Saturday November 9 Imperial Wax (ex-The Fall) – The Speakeasy, Belfast Robyn G Shiels, Hatchet Field, Andy McGibbon (The Bonnevilles) – Black Tragick Records at Strange Victory Records, Belfast, 1pm Aaron Shanley, Runabay, Burning Codes etc – When It's All Over We Still Have To Clear Up, Oh Yeah, Belfast Declan O’Rourke – The MAC, Belfast Mall Grab, Nite Fleit, Skin on Skin – Telegraph Building, Belfast Lemoncello, Sam Amidon – Duncairn Arts Centre, Belfast Oracle, Drakonis, Grey Stag – Voodoo, Belfast Odd Morris – Bennigans, Derry Aslan – Skylite Room, Warrenpoint Sunday November 10 Lucy Spraggan –The Empire, Belfast Monday November 11 Snarky Puppy – The Ulster Hall, Belfast Tuesday November 12 De Staat, New Valley Wolves – Voodoo, Belfast Wednesday November 13 She Drew The Gun, Peaness – Voodoo, Belfast Thursday November 14 Agnostic Front, The Take, Barrick Buster etc – The Palm House, Belfast CeeV, Dystopia, Ezekiel Boom etc – The Pavilion, Belfast Amanda St John – Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart Friday November 15 Quaker City Night Hawks – The Limelight 2, Belfast Tom Russell – The Errigle, Belfast The Wood Burning Savages – Ulster Sports Club, Belfast Silent Running – Voodoo, Belfast King Kong Company – The Palm House, Belfast The Rapparees – The Empire, Belfast New Pagans, Problem Patterns – Atlantic Bar, Portrush Matt McGinn feat Wilfie Gilbert – Portrush Town Hall, Portrush Alice La – Anchor Complex, Portstewart, 7.

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