Cathal Coughlan is an Irish singer songwriter, formerly of Microdisney, and The Fatima Mansions. His work with both bands has made him an embarrassment, and cast him adrift in a century of mellow chaos and off-market carnage. The solo albums which he has been releasing since the mid-1990’s have helped enormously in this, too.

This is what he’s sounded like, at various times…

…and what he sounded like in Microdisney…