Podcasts & Premieres

Loose Joints Podcast: Live @ Science Gallery Dublin: Our favourite samples

Nialler9 & Sally Cinnamon talk with Jenn Gannon & The Expert about their favourite samples in music.

Loose Joints is a podcast hosted by Nialler9 and Sally Cinnamon where we talk to a guest and play music they like new and old. True to the name, the podcast features a loose collection of tunes, tied together by very little logic, just like our chats. On Friday night, we were joined by pop… Read more »

Irish rapper JyellowL reaches for something deeper on ‘Cold in the Summer’

The Word Up Collective artist addresses racism and oppression.

Upcoming Irish rapper JyellowL just dropped ‘Cold In The Summer’, a seven minute track detailing the issues that effect him as a young man of Nigerian / Jamaican heritage growing up in Ireland. “The title is a euphemism for racism, black oppression, police brutality and death”, he says. “It is an artistic reminder that racism… Read more »

Ensemble Ériu to release Stargazer, an album inspired by paintings of Jack B. Yeats

Hear 'Eileen Eile Well Ah' now.

Modern Irish traditionalists Ensemble Ériu have released some superb music that moves between trad and contemporary in recent years. For their forthcoming album, Stargazer, the band were commissioned to write the release based on the paintings of Jack B. Yeats by the Model arts centre in Sligo in 2014. It was recorded at the same… Read more »

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