• Wyvern Lingo at Smock Alley Theatre | Review

    Wyervn Lingo at The Smock Alley Theatre, Thursday 16th October 2014 Dalkey may be known to most in Ireland as the ‘home to the stars,’ boasting inhabitants such as Van Morrisson, Enya and ‘King of iTunes’, Bono. However, while the stars may reside in Dalkey, it’s another seaside town a […]

    Wyvern Lingo at Smock Alley Theatre | Review
  • The Stones Roses – The Stone Roses | Golden Vault #36

    Welcome to the latest edition of ‘Golden Vault’, where we delve into the annals of music to bring you a classic album. You’ll know some like the back of your hand and nothing of others. We hope to get you reacquainted with old friends and create new favourites. The album […]

    The Stones Roses – The Stone Roses | Golden Vault #36
  • Bill Withers – Just As I Am | Golden Vault #35

    Welcome to the latest edition of ‘Golden Vault’, where we delve into the annals of music to bring you a classic album. You’ll know some like the back of your hand and nothing of others. We hope to get you reacquainted with old friends and create new favourites. The album […]

    Bill Withers – Just As I Am | Golden Vault #35
  • Foxygen – …And Star Power | Review

    Singer-songwriter duo Sam France and Jonathan Rado – better known as Foxygen – first came to global indie-blogosphere awareness with the re-release with their LP ‘Take the Kids Off Broadway’. The album reanimated the sounds of golden age rock and roll for the contemporary twenty-something year old, fixed-gear-bike-riding, Wayfarer-sporting, satchel-slinging, […]

    Foxygen – …And Star Power | Review
  • Shookrah – Implicit Content | Album Premiere

    Shookrah, an 8-piece, female-fronted, prog-soul ensemble from Cork. The four-track EP, ‘Implicit Content’, is a follow up to their insanely catchy, anthemic single W O M A N and showcases the band’s potential as a funky force to be reckoned with. ‘Implicit Content’ will charm your socks off and have […]

    Shookrah – Implicit Content | Album Premiere
  • Delorentos – Night Becomes Light | Review

    March 7th 2013. Delorentos are on stage at Vicar Street having just been awarded the Choice Music Prize for Album of the Year for their third studio release ‘Little Sparks’. Most bands in their position would party the night and possibly next morning away. Not Delorentos though, they were on […]

    Delorentos – Night Becomes Light | Review
  • Gavin Glass, Hidden Highways & Twin Headed Wolf to play The Workmans | #GoldenBeck

    Artists: Gavin Glass, Hidden Highways & Twin Headed Wolf Venue: The Workman’s Club, Dublin Date: Thursday, 23rd October Doors: 8pm Tickets: €5 Tickets go on sale: Available on the door After the success of our eighth #GoldenBeck gig last month (see photos here), we are back to bring you the […]

    Gavin Glass, Hidden Highways & Twin Headed Wolf to play The Workmans | #GoldenBeck
  • Silences – Emily’s Corridors | GP Video

    Way back at the start of the Summer, we were introduced to Silences. We had heard rumblings about this band who were to play Other Voices and once the footage came out from that performance; we were hooked. We duly asked them to come down and play for us on […]

    Silences – Emily’s Corridors | GP Video
  • alt-J at 3Arena | Review

    alt-J in 3arena, Dublin on 27th September 2014 The largely young and hip crowd were loud and sometimes garish. The females wore brimmed hats and the males wore facial hair. ’80s throwback garb was rampant, and several attendants couldn’t harness their own cool at times, refusing to bow down to […]

    alt-J at 3Arena | Review
  • The Best of BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge

    The BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge is one of the best places to see your favourite artists mix things up and have a bit of fun with their favourite songs. When the Live Lounge first started, it proved so popular that compilation albums were released and the segment became one […]

    The Best of BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge

News »

Little Xs For Eyes – Mayfly (SOSB De-Mix) | Video

Little Xs For Eyes – Mayfly (SOSB De-Mix) | Video

October 21, 2014 at 12:16 am

A few years back Sounds Of System Breakdown remixed the track Others by Little Xs For Eyes and this week they return the favour as Little Xs for Eyes produced a demix of their...

Irish Album Reviews »

Glassgears – The Right Side EP | Review

Glassgears – The Right Side EP | Review

October 20, 2014 at 7:12 pm

Dublin post-grunge outfit Glassgears’ debut EP ‘The Right Side’ is a confusing beast. The three-track EP only really contains two songs, with Sefton Drive merely acting...

Competitions »

Taylor McFerrin at The Sugar Club | Competition

Taylor McFerrin at The Sugar Club | Competition

October 13, 2014 at 11:01 pm

American DJ, Producer and beatboxer Taylor McFerrin has got a headline gig in The Sugar Club this weekend. Support duties fall to Butter and Too Slow to Disco. This show...

Live Reviews »

Wyvern Lingo at Smock Alley Theatre | Review

Wyvern Lingo at Smock Alley Theatre | Review

October 20, 2014 at 2:24 pm

Wyervn Lingo at The Smock Alley Theatre, Thursday 16th October 2014 Dalkey may be known to most in Ireland as the ‘home to the stars,’ boasting inhabitants such...

Interviews »

A Quickie with Gavin Glass | #GoldenBeck

A Quickie with Gavin Glass | #GoldenBeck

October 20, 2014 at 3:48 pm

Who now? Gavin Glass & The Holy Shakers we are a 6 piece rock band from Dublin, Kildare, New Jersey and Virginia. Listen How? Soundcloud Who are your favourite Irish...

International Album Reviews »

Johnny Marr – Playland | Review

Johnny Marr – Playland | Review

October 20, 2014 at 6:31 pm

Johnny Marr’s new record represents everything that is great about the man who owns the most unique guitar sound there is. Considering it took so long to hear his first...

Classical »

The Magic of Marwood with the Irish Chamber Orchestra at the RDS Concert Hall | Review

The Magic of Marwood with the Irish Chamber Orchestra at the RDS Concert Hall | Review

October 20, 2014 at 12:32 pm

Irish Chamber Orchestra presents The Magic of Marwood at the RDS Concert Hall, Thursday 16th October. In a week where worrying news coming down from Belfast hinted at a financial...