This is a Flip Cover Special Magazine which will have The Derry Girls (Front Cover) & The Taylor Hawkins (Back Cover)
In the new flip-cover special issue ofHot Press,we’re celebrating two major forces in pop culture: the return of the global phenomenon that isDerry Girls,and the remarkable legacy of Foo Fighters’ lateTaylor Hawkins. Plus, a bumperFestival Special,bringing you all the latest news about the best festivals taking place across Ireland this summer.
First up, it’s “90% chaos, 10% personal development” as Erin, Orla, Michelle, Clare and James return in the third and final series ofDerry Girls. Stuart Clark gets all the latest Our Lady Immaculate College gossip, and hangs out with show creatorLisa McGeein her hometown.
Meanwhile, a selection of musicians – includingAsh’s Rick Murray, Graham Hopkins, Dave HingertyandThe Scratch’s Dan Lang– share their memories of Taylor Hawkins, and reflect on the beloved drummer’s indelible impact, as part of our special tribute.
Elsewhere in this gripping issue, you’ll find interviews with the likes ofRóisín O, Griff, Ivana Bacik, theBridgertoncast, Simon Amstell, Sive, Pauline Scanlon, Saibh Skelly, Levi Evans,and more. Plus, in Frontlines, we meet three Ukrainian refugees who landed in Ireland within the past few weeks, each with their own story to tell. You can also expect a Staycation Special, as well as plenty of reviews, previews and news…