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The Luka Bloom Connection
Fan Magazine from 1990 to 1993
A not-for-profit information service, distributing quarterly publications, fully endorsed by Luka Bloom.
Publisher/Editor: June D. Sheridan
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Issue #1
1. updates
2. Newport Folk Festival reviews
3. Riverside reviews
4. interview by Luke Clancy / Magill magazine
5. interview from Vancouver, B.C.
6. review of Olympia Theatre, Dublin
7. interview by Jodi Shapiro
8. photos from Tramps 3/22/90

Issue #2 - Spring 1991
1. updates
2. interview backstage at Tramps 2/19/91
3. review of Maxwell's show 2/18/91
4. interview with Earle Hitchner / WFDU-FM, 12/3/88
5. Barry Moore lyrics sheet
6. review from Tramps 2/19/91
7. discography
8. Barry Moore photo collage
9. interview with BP Fallon / Dublin's Sunday Tribune, 2/4/90

Issue #3 - Autumn 1991
1. updates
2. Newport Folk Festival review 8/11/91
3. interview / Fok Roots magazine
4. review from Knitting Factory 8/24/91
5. interview with concert promoter Michael Jaworek
6. interview with Nick Hill at WFMU-FM, NJ 8/18/91
7. CBGB's photos, 8/8/91

Issue #4 - Winter 1991/1992
1. updates
2. CBGB's review 8/8/91
3. Pedal Power! - interview from London, 11/91
4. review of Blackthorne Tavern show 8/12/91
5. photos from Knitting Factory show 8/24/91
6. reflections from A&R person Michael Hill
on the recording of 'The Acoustic Motorbike' in Dublin

Issue #5
1. updates
2. Assorted reviews of The Acoustic Motorbike
3. review from Paradise Club, plus photos 3/21/92
4. reviews from Holland, 2/92
5. interview with Luka by Mike Daly
6. review from London's Mean Fiddler, 1/29/92

Issue #6 - Summer 1992
1. updates
2. Letters page
3. NYC review 4/14/92 (Symphony Space)
4. In Groningen LP review
5. interview with Luka in Co Kerry, Ireland - November 1991
6. feature about Luka's writing "Rodrigo Is Home" - Hot Press 1988
7. German review (Cologne) 2/10/92

Issue #7 - Autumn 1992
1. updates
2. Live review from Torhout Festival, Belgium 7/5/92
3. review from Dublin's National Stadium 10/2/92
4. interview with Luka about bicycling - August 1992
5. radio interview from KCRW-FM 4/26/90
6. Luka Bloom album review

Issue #8 - Spring 1993
1. updates
2. Gig reviews from Australia
3. Dublin
4. New York City
5. Interview with Luka by Jon Casimir / Sydney Morning Herald
6. Barry Moore Interview / Hot Press 1986

Live Reviews from 1991-1993
by SHERO - JUNE SHERIDAN - SUSAN WEXFORD - ALICE FARRELL - JAY N. MILLER - ROWAN MORRISON - INGE KUIJT - ANKE DYNEWSKI - ROWAN MORRISON - TARA McCARTHY - BRUCE ELDER - SHANE DANIELSEN - TRICIA FITZGERALD - SIOBHAN LONG - STEPHEN ECCLES

Special thanks to Vicky Romani for the issues of The Luka Bloom Connection!

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