Irish media entrepreneur and creator known as a proponent of the DIY ethic. He has founded a number of arts centers and projects in Dublin and hosted several shows for Raidió Teilifís Éireann. He also directed the documentary Roll Up Your Sleeves about DIY counterculture.
Early in his career he ran gigs out of his home, The Hideaway House, and managed the indie pop group Heathers.
In 2011, he ran as an independent candidate for the Dublin South-East constituency.
His mother's name is Margaret O'Donoghue
He has co-hosted the Soundings podcast and event series with Lisa Hannigan.