Best of 2015: Albums | Songs | Videos | Readers’ Albums | Readers’ Songs Readers’ Gigs, Clubs & DJs | Your Intl. albums & songs | Top 10 Lists | Nialler’s Irish choices Despite the rise of Spotify and streaming services, The music video continues to dominate in terms of artist marketing due to the domination… Read more »

Posted on December 10th, 2015

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Cian Ó Cíobháin is the presenter of An Taobh Tuathail five nights a week on Radio Na Gaeltachta, he’s a DJ for 110th Street in Galway and for hire as a wedding DJ too (read my recent interview with him). He’s an excellent selector. Here are his top 10 tracks of 2015 as part of… Read more »

Posted on December 10th, 2015

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Daire Carolan is the founder of the Dublin label First Second, he’s a DJ and he works with All City.  The next First Second 12″ is due out in the new year and will be distributed by Lobster Distribution. You can catch him supporting Helena Hauff, one of his picks below, this Saturday in the Buttoner. Here are his… Read more »

Posted on December 9th, 2015

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My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify and Soundcloud. The top songs of the month Reykjavíkurdætur – ‘DRUSLA’ Emmanuelle’s ‘Free Hifi Internet’ Rusangano Family – ‘Heathrow’ Grimes – ‘World Princess part II’ Kiasmos – ‘Drawn’ Bibio – ‘Petals’ Disclosure –  ‘Magnets’ (Jon Hopkins remix) Brian Deady –… Read more »

Posted on December 2nd, 2015

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My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify, Playmoss and Soundcloud. The songs Hot Chip – Dancing in the Dark Erykah Badu – ‘Hotline Bling’ PG Goes Dance – ‘Kontrol’ Charli XCX & Sophie’s ‘Vroom Vroom’ Saint Sister – ‘Blood Moon’ Kisses – ‘A Groove’ Conor… Read more »

Posted on November 10th, 2015

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My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify and Soundcloud. The songs Tame Impala – Let It Happen’ (Soulwax remix) Empress Of – How Do You Do It? – pictured Pleasure Beach – ‘Go’ Soft Lit – I Can’t Help It Kodiak Blue – ‘Zapusk’ Girl Band… Read more »

Posted on October 1st, 2015

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My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify and Soundcloud. The songs Majical Cloudz – Silver Car Crash Katie Kim – Foreign Fleas Bicep & Hammer – Dahlia Percussions – Digital Arpeggios Jamie xx – Loud Places (John Talabot remix) Girl Band – Paul All Tvvins… Read more »

Posted on September 9th, 2015

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Summer is always a difficulty time to release an album. There are festivals to attend, holidays to take, sunny days to skive off for and playlists to make. Long playing releases can get lost in the maelstrom. So, here is a selection of recent albums worth your ear time. Have a recommendation? Leave a comment… Read more »

Posted on August 18th, 2015

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My favourite songs of the month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify and Soundcloud. The songs Para One & The South African Youth Choir – ‘Elevation’ Tame Impala – ‘The Moment’ Meltybrains? – The Vine !!! – ‘Freedom 15’ Gallant – ‘Weight In Gold’ Chinah – ‘Away From Me’ Madlib x… Read more »

Posted on August 4th, 2015

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