In A Week: January 23, 2016

In A Week is our look back Hozier highlights and happenings from the previous week.

January 17 to 23, 2016


Hozier was named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 Europe Entertainment list of people for their “game-changing leadership, disruption of their field, and likelihood of changing the entertainment industry in the next half century.”

Vote for Hozier in the category of Best Breaking Act International in the Swiss Music Awards.

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World Champion figure skater, Stephane Lambiel, skates to Take Me To Church.


Hozier stopped by A Vivir Cadena SE12 in Madrid to have a chat and play solo acoustic versions of Take Me To Church and Cherry Wine.

Hozier at Cadena SE12

Listen to this excellent Hozier interview with Josh Oudendijk for Wort in Luxembourg.


Check out our gig highlights from Lisbon.

Hozier plays Lisbon

Highlights from Madrid, Barcelona, Luxembourg, and Paris are yet to come.

Hozier played The Garage in London on 13 January for an Absolute Radio session. Highlights aired on Thursday, 21 January.


Catch our #TBT from 21 January to see what this past week held in Hozier history.


Behind the Scenes

Speaking of #TBT, Alana posted her true calling as a tin whistle player.

My true calling…😏 #tbt #tinwhistle #whistle #adidas #fringegamestrong #spiderfringe #focus

A photo posted by Alana Hart-Henderson. (@lanihendy) on

A day off in Barcelona!

Thinking about their old tour-mate George Ezra while in Barcelona and singing his song.

Alana used her day off for some practise

Alex sent greetings to Saint Sister from Madrid (the name of their EP).

@gggemgem @morgan_macintyre @saint_sister_ Greetings from Madrid, ladies! #iwouldonlymeetyouthere

A photo posted by Alex Ryan (@ajax_ryan) on

This week was Lorraine Barnes’ Tour-niversary. We took a look back at Lorraine’s year on tour with Hozier.



Stoneface Films

The lads are back with Season 2, Episodes 1 and 2 of the podcast. For newcomers to this madness, we laid it all out a feature.

Little Green Cars

Little Green Cars released their new video for The Song They Play Every Night.

Wyvern Lingo

Released their new single, Letter to Willow this week.

They also released the video of their cover of Hozier’s Run. Filmed at Lamplight Recording Studio by friends Lagoon Pictures. You can also find an audio stream here.

Dara Munnis

If you’ve never heard of Dara Munnis, you’ve surely seen his work. He’s the man behind the lens for many of Hozier’s iconic photos.

Dara also plays keyboard and this week was part of this Hudson Taylor all star release also featuring Wyvern Lingo. (Full list of players in the video description.)

Dara also happened to be in Paris this week at Hozier’s show at the Folies Bergère. You can see him with camera in hand capturing the bow.

Featured photo: Dara Munnis



Thanks to all of our contributors with special thanks to @literarypengke and @Megn0481.

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  1. Always enjoy HG site. Understand why Andrew likes Little Green Cars and Wyvern Lingo! Just loved The song They Play every night and letter to willow. The Run cover was also good.
    Dara’s photos are amazing!
    I love this weekly report!!!

  2. I love these weekly reports and how you capture all the special moments in not only Hozier’s life, but also those he loves. Everyone is so insanely talented, including you, HG. 🙂

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