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Niall Stokes

Niall Stokes was a songwriter and guitar-player in a number of Dublin bands, before joining forces with his songwriting brother Dermot and Garry O'Briain in Eyeless, one of the leading local acts of the mid-'70s, with Neil Jordan featuring on saxophone and banjo. In 1977, he founded Hot Press and has steered the magazine's course over 40 years, during which it has provided a launching pad for a huge number of the country's leading writers and media activists. In 1991, he was a member of The...See more