An Irishman Abroad
Irishman Running Abroad with Sonia O’Sullivan: Episode 2 “Want To Run, Don’t Want To Get Injured.”

Irishman Running Abroad with Sonia O’Sullivan: Episode 2 “Want To Run, Don’t Want To Get Injured.”

September 1, 2020

Sonia gives us her expert tips on how to avoid injury, one thing that changes everything and she pushes Jarlath to announce his first running event. The Ireland Funds 5K on September 19th (https://irelandfunds.org/g5k-2020/)

After your incredible response to the pilot episode of An Irishman Running Abroad last week, we are proud to bring you the inaugural episode of our new series with Sonia O'Sullivan.

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Mundy: Episode 385

Mundy: Episode 385

August 29, 2020

This week, Jarlath is joined by Mundy for a rare and fascinating conversation about his life and career. Mundy opens up about the impact that meditation has had on his music (5:00), what life was like growing up in an Offaly pub with no routine (10:00) how he tested the energy of success by being an ass (15:00) and the moment he got his big break featuring on the Baz Luhrman 'Romeo and Juliet' soundtrack (21:00).

From how parenthood made him feel low (31:00) to how he found LA overwhelming while trying to break out of Ireland (41:00), the incredible story involving a lost guitar, Joe Biden and performing for Barack Obama (43:00), his memories of supporting Bob Dylan, Neil Young and Oasis (55:00) and much more, this is a enlightening conversation with a true gent of Irish music.  

To hear this episode in full and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 350 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad.

Supplementary research provided by John Meagher.

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.

For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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An Irishman In America (Trump’s Alternative Reality and Jacob Blake with Marion McKeone): Episode 384 (Trailer)

An Irishman In America (Trump’s Alternative Reality and Jacob Blake with Marion McKeone): Episode 384 (Trailer)

August 28, 2020

Marion McKeone joins Jarlath just hours after the end of the Republican National Convention to sort through the mess and get clarity on when week America reached another tipping point. Jarlath asks what message the bizarre lack of social distancing on the front lawn of the White House sends to the family of those who have died. Marion picks through the new positioning of the Trump campaign. 

There’s an in-depth discussion of the Jacob Blake shooting and the response by athletes. There’s even time for a brilliant listener email that questions the Democrats role in the rise of Donald Trump.

If you have a question for Marion please send it through to irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com and Jarlath will do his best to include it next week.

To hear this episode in full each week and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 250 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad.

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.

For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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Irishman Running Abroad With Sonia O’Sullivan: The Challenge & Explanation For Our New Series

Irishman Running Abroad With Sonia O’Sullivan: The Challenge & Explanation For Our New Series

August 26, 2020
Like so many of us, Jarlath is reluctant to go back to the gym and risk infection. He’d like to start running but he fears possible injuries, boredom and making a fool of himself in front of his neighbours. Who better than Sonia O’Sullivan to guide him and you on the journey towards getting out there, getting fit again and maybe running a marathon. If you ever wanted to start running, if you used to run or if you are a running devotee, you’re going to enjoy and Irishman Running Abroad, the brand new branch of Irishman Abroad with Irish sporting legend Sonia O’Sullivan.
 
Over the course of this new weekly series Sonia and Jarlath will dive into everything from the best running gadgetry to the fundamentals of form, the headspace for establishing a sustained practice to the most common mistakes everyone makes. Expect guests, recommended reading, insight into competing at the highest level and Sonia’s guidance on improving your times regardless of what they might be.
 
To gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 400 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad.
 
Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.
 
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Sinéad O’Carroll: Episode 383

Sinéad O’Carroll: Episode 383

August 22, 2020

As Editor of The Journal and one time presenter of Virgin Media's Ireland AM, Sinéad O'Carroll knows a lot about being busy. She found time to join Jarlath for a conversation about where news and media are headed as well her own life and career.

Sinéad speaks about the gruelling schedules that she has endured for her career (4:00), the role of The Journal in giving an important voice to people and things that need it (56:00), her thoughts on the treatment of women in sport (44:00) and the very Irish story of how she landed an internship in New York (21:00).

Jarlath also challenges Sinéad on the notorious comments section on thejournal.ie and its impact in today's consumption of news media.

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Supplementary research provided by John Meagher.

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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An Irishman In America (Biden Steps Up, Bannon Goes Down with Marion McKeone): Episode 382 (Trailer)

An Irishman In America (Biden Steps Up, Bannon Goes Down with Marion McKeone): Episode 382 (Trailer)

August 21, 2020

Another tumultuous week explained by the always brilliant Marion McKeone. Jarlath asks if he was tricked or was Joe Biden’s DNC speech really that good? Marion reviews an abnormal convention in an abnormal time and wonders how the lack of a cheering crowd will change the Republican Convention. 

There’s a lot to get through with the delicious irony of Steve Bannon’s indictment, the postal service disarray suddenly becoming clear, the potential for social unrest if Trump is defeated and more.

If you have a question for Marion please send it through to irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com and Jarlath will do his best to include it next week.

To hear this episode in full each week and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 250 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad.  

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.

For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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Damien Molony: Episode 381

Damien Molony: Episode 381

August 15, 2020

Damien Molony, star of Brassic, Game Face, Suspects, Crashing and Ripper Street joins Jarlath for a rare conversation about his life, career and a few of the more ridiculous moments that have gotten him to where he is today.

There’s plenty I’d laugh out loud moments as Damien explains how he learned of Patrick Stewart’s obsession with Huddersfield Town (42:00), his show stopping performance as Kung Fu Panda (19:00), his unusual audition and instant connection with Roisin Conaty on the set of Game Face (46:00).  

We also get a scoop on the hotly anticipated season 3 of Brassic (1:14:00) and much more.

There is also news on the next Irishman Abroad Online Comedy Club and a new series starting at the end of the month. 

To hear this episode in full and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 250 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad.Supplementary research provided by John Meagher.  

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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An Irishman In America (What Difference Can Kamala Harris Make? with Marion McKeone): Episode 380 (Trailer)

An Irishman In America (What Difference Can Kamala Harris Make? with Marion McKeone): Episode 380 (Trailer)

August 14, 2020

In what has been one of the most momentous weeks in the history of American politics, our US Correspondent Marion McKeone joins us to speak about the announcement of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s running mate.

Marion explains how black women are the backbone of the Democratic Party. She then looks at Harris’ past as a tough prosecutor. Jarlath asks if Kamala is a safe bet and whether she can inject some much needed charisma into Joe Biden. Marion predicts that Kamala will wipe the floor with Mike Pence when they debate each other. 

Trump’s outrageous decision to cut funding of the US postal service in the hope of discounting postal votes is also discussed. Jarlath asks Marion about multiple news stories claiming that Trump will refuse to leave the White House. 

To hear this episode in full each week and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 250 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad.  

If you’re enjoying this series, you might like to hear more from Marion so why not go back and listen to Episode 322 where Marion discusses her incredible life and career.

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.

For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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How To Create A Billion Dollar Business With Workhuman CEO Eric Mosley: Episode 378

How To Create A Billion Dollar Business With Workhuman CEO Eric Mosley: Episode 378

August 8, 2020

How to you go from failing the Leaving Certificate to running company valued north of 1 billion dollars? This week, Jarlath is joined by Workhuman's co-founder and CEO Eric Mosely to find out how he took a gift cards idea and turned it into something that could change business forever. 

Eric speaks candidly for the first time about his struggles in school (5:00), how he tasted poverty he experienced growing up in Tallaght in the eighties stayed with him (13:00), the deficit of ambition he has in Irish CEOs and where it might come from (31:00).

There’s a fascinating discussion on the much maligned millenials (48:00) and his thoughts on the current state of America (1:11:00). Eric explains what he calls the art of rewarding people at work (43:00) and much more. If you’re looking for a truly rare and insight into one of Ireland's top business minds, you’ve found it. 

To hear this episode in full and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 250 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad.

Supplementary research provided by John Meagher.  

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.

For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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An Irishman In America (Person, Woman, Man, Camera, Biden. The Cognitive Test Issue with Marion McKeone): Episode 377 (Trailer)

An Irishman In America (Person, Woman, Man, Camera, Biden. The Cognitive Test Issue with Marion McKeone): Episode 377 (Trailer)

August 7, 2020

Irishman Abroad’s US correspondent Marion McKeone returns for another episode of our An Irishman In America series to discuss the latest news and events concerning the American Presidential Election.

Marion outlines the astonishing Jonathan Swan interview with Donald Trump which only highlights the President's lack of interest in reading important material while also discussing the famous cognitive test and Joe Biden's refusal to give into Trump by taking one.

Marion also opens up about the challenges of being a political journalist in america right now and her concerns for the future of the industry as well as alluding to the things she knows but can't tell us.

To hear this episode in full each week and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 250 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit www.patreon.com/irishmanabroad

If you’re enjoying this series, you might like to hear more from Marion so why not go back and listen to Episode 322 where Marion discusses her incredible life and career.

Our charity partner is jigsawonline.ie. In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation.

For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit www.jigser.com or email the show directly on irishmanabroadpodcast@gmail.com.

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