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 In association with: The results of the Readers’ Poll, the tenth edition is in and we kick off with the gigs, club… Read more »

Posted on December 18th, 2015

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Claire Beck presents TXFM Daytime from 11am – 2pm every weekday, as well as Planet Hits on Today Fm from 6-9pm on Saturdays. She writes for Goldenplec and The Irish Sun and DJs in The Workman’s Club every Thursday.Here are her top 10 tracks of 2015 as part of the Best of 2015 series. 10…. Read more »

Posted on December 16th, 2015

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Stevie G DJs regularly around the country and produces music with Ian Ring as aboveDat, which launches on their Soul Jamz label in early 2016. Here are his top 10 tracks of 2015, in no particular order, as part of the Best of 2015 series. Check out his 2015 mix below. 1. Jamie XX featuring… Read more »

Posted on December 15th, 2015

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Niall D’Arcy aks Dj Deece is a resident at Somewhere Club? on Wednesday nights, with Hidden Agenda and one half of Decent Perks. He is a Kildare man. Here are his top 10 tunes of 2015. 1. Tame Impala – Eventually The best song released in 2015, in my opinion. I know this is a… Read more »

Posted on December 14th, 2015

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Sally Cinnamon is brilliant DJ and a top shelf buzzer based in Dublin. Catch her on Sunday at the Odessa Christmas party. She co-hosts a show on Radiomade from 6pm-8pm Wednesday. Here are top 10 tracks of the year as part of the Best of 2015 series. 1. Bastien Keb – Chicken Stomp I came… Read more »

Posted on December 14th, 2015

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Phil Boyle aka Ghostboy is a DJ resident at Mother in Dublin and a producer and remixer. Here are Phil’s top 10 tracks of the year as part of the Best of 2015 series. 1. Private Agenda – Paralysed Sounding something like a mash up of Ce Ce Peniston, Crystal Waters, and Wham! (no, come… Read more »

Posted on December 14th, 2015

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Kelly-Anne Byrne is a regular DJ at festivals throughout Ireland. She’s known for her love of disco and soul, which manifests itself in a monthly club night called Burnin’ Up in The Grand Social and a nationwide show on Saturday night on Today FM called The Beat Goes On. She also has three hours a… Read more »

Posted on December 14th, 2015

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In association with: The Nialler9 Readers’ Poll in association with Tower Records is back for its 10th (!) year. Once again, I’m looking to find out what Irish music did it for you this year along with the best clubs, gigs, DJ and more. You can win the following for sharing your choices. A selection… Read more »

Posted on December 11th, 2015

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Kenny Hanlon is a DJ and the boss of Apartment Records, who released one of my favourite records of 2013. The label’s next one is Steve Legget feat. Greg Blackman and you can catch him DJing at Bloc in March. Here are Kenny’s top 10 tracks of 2015 as part of the Best of 2015… Read more »

Posted on December 11th, 2015

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The big don behind the imaginative Discotekken parties (Xmas and NYE?), The R&B Club and one-half of the Telephones crew, DJ Papa Lou shares his favourite tracks of the year with us as part of the Best Of 2015 series. 1. Junglepussy – Pop For You Junglepussy was born Shayna McHayle on Halloween Night, 1991…. Read more »

Posted on December 10th, 2015

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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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