Good Fortune: How SOAK Has Embraced a Life of Looking at Cows
‘Once my first album cycle was finished it was like, that’s it. You go home. You live in rural Derry. You look at cows.’ After the incredible success of her debut album, Bridie Monds-Watson — known by her stage name SOAK — needed to retreat. Her new record Grimtown charts her readjustment back to normal life in the town she grew up in. She talks through the process with Jazz on Good Fortune.