In celebration of Bloomsday 2021, Scullion, one of Ireland's most influential bands recorded a reimagined version of The Fruit Smelling Shop as part of a new initiative commissioned by the James Joyce Centre Dublin, supported by Culture Ireland.
This collaborative film project features the words of James Joyce from Ulysses, set to music by Sonny Condell with strings performed by Crash Ensemble arranged by Gemma Doherty (Saint Sister), plus a specially commissioned film by Myles O’Reilly.
Music by Scullion: Sonny Condell, Robbie Overson + Philip King
Lyrics by James Joyce
Engineered + recorded at The Clinic Recording Studios Dublin by David Anthony Curley
Produced by Leon O'Neill
Arranged by Gemma Doherty (Saint Sister)
Guest singer Gemma Doherty
Strings performed by Crash Ensemble
Cora Venue Lunny - Violin
Maria Ryan - Violin
Lisa Dowdall - Viola
Kate Ellis - Cello