‘Hard Act To Follow’ is the first song from a forthcoming brand new album by two of Derry’s finest singer-songwriters, Paddy Nash & Paul Casey. It’s something of a heartfelt roots-rocker of a tune about the toughness of persisting along the musical path with some (cough) oblique references: “I’m a 3 star guy, I’m 6 out of 10 / but I’m a hard act to follow”. We suggest Twitter. But seriously – if you knew the agonies we suffer deciding whether it’s a decent 6/10 or a golden and glorious 7/10 then you’d sympathise with us. Really.
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Sure, I could climb high in a tree, or go to Skye on my holiday. I could be happy. All I really want is the excitement of first hearing The Byrds, the amazement of decades of Dylan's music, or the thrill of seeing a band like The Long Ryders live. That's not much to ask, is it?