Monthly Archives: August 2013

Whistleblowing in the Wind?

Electric Picnic is as wonderful and colourful as ever. Salon du Chat this morning went so well. Thank you to all those bright eyed festival goers who managed to be clear minded and full of lip this morning. Yes we have more rice krispie buns so if you fancy a chat about ‘Medi(a)ocre’, a conversation […]


The Salon du Chat Electric Picnic menu. Looks yummy to me. Just getting everything packed and ready to go.

Picnic anyone?

Electric Picnic is this weekend and Salon du Chat will be there. So will Bjork, Andrew Stanley, Billy Bragg, Mick Flannery, everyone in the Dublin Gospel Choir and 30,000 other people. For all you who are going we’ve made a special new menu. And if you are going to be at Electric Picnic this weekend […]

The kindness of strangers

At the Big House Festival in Kildare.  Salon du Chat is going really well. Lots more children than expected. The most popular items on the menu so far are the Kindness of Strangers and the Picture of Mental Health. The most popular for kids is If I could be invisible.


Salon du Chat has just opened for business at The Big House Festival in Cellbridge. We are in the very gorgeous tack room just off the courtyard. The whole festival looks beautiful and I can’t wait to get exploring and see what all the artists are up to.