MAKING IT: LOUISE GAFFNEY

MAKING IT: LOUISE GAFFNEY




11/06/14

The Prowlster have teamed up with West Coast Cooler & Vodka to create Making It, a series that celebrates the creative talent of women in Ireland. In this video, our last in a series of four, we talk to Louise Gaffney of Come On Live Long.

Louise Gaffney is a musician, designer and videographer who hails from Roscommon (‘Rosscompton, yo’). Her band Come On Live Long released their debut album, Everything Fall, last year to critical acclaim and have recently returned from a Canadian Tour. Here, Louise talks about hard graft, design and how to hire yourself…

For more, visit: West Coast Cooler 

Other videos in this series:
Lisa Lú – Hat Designer
Honor Fitzsimons – Fashion Designer
Genevieve Hulme-Beaman – Actress / Writer

Video by: Albert Hooi // Portraits by: Aoife Herrity 

MAKING IT – Louise Gaffney from Le Cool Dublin on Vimeo.

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‘We had spent a whole year hidden away, just recording and getting excited to show people what we had been up to.’

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‘I got really into design. The album needed artwork, and I saw an opportunity to hire myself’

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‘I busted my ass learning to actually play – not just get by.’

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Come On Live Long play the Body and Soul festival in Ballinlough Castle next weekend (June 20-22) and Knockanstockan Festival in Blessington Lakes (July 25-26).

 

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