Lumo is a house party in a club vibe with no restrictions on genre. Lumo is a club for dancing featuring a good soundsystem, a decent bar and DJs in the corner playing classics and curveballs. Lumo is not another house and techno night. It’s a club night where you will dance with friends, old… Read more »

Posted on July 20th, 2017

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In a bid to encourage myself to run more regularly, I’ve been focusing more on the soundtrack to my fitness while running so I’ve decided to share it here with you guys. So in effort to increase the commitment, here’s the start of a new Spotify playlist series, the Running Workout Playlist. It’ll be updated… Read more »

Posted on July 12th, 2017

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This is only a selection of new music – dig into more or follow the Spotify playlists. Nialler9 Weekly playlist 1. Mura Masa – ‘Nuggets’ feat. bonzai After last Friday’s Damon Albarn and Christine & The Queens drops, Mura Masa returns to his old friend, the Irish/London vocalist and makes his best song in a… Read more »

Posted on July 7th, 2017

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Diolmhain Ingram Roche is the young artist behind Wastefellow, a experimental electronic project that has graced these pages in the past. ou can catch his live show this Friday at RHA’s Hennessy Lost Friday Summer Instalment alongside Ships, DJ Hula Hoops and much more. – WIN TICKETS here. Here, he shared his current favourite tracks… Read more »

Posted on July 4th, 2017

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Here are my favourite songs of the year so far in a Spotify playlist. Check out the monthly playlists too.  Here are my albums of the year so far. 75 songs featured including Arcade Fire, Mix & Fairbanks, Kendrick, Ships, Mac Demarco, The Blaze, Haim, Run The Jewels, The xx, Aldous Harding, Overcoats, Maggie Rogers,… Read more »

Posted on July 3rd, 2017

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We’ve got the Body & Soul Festival stage times, the playlist and how here are the recommendation for 12 acts to see in Ballinlough this year featuring 9 acts & 3 DJs you must see. Friday 1. Anna Meredith Friday, Main Stage, 10pm I have zero idea what the live show from Scottish composer Anna… Read more »

Posted on June 22nd, 2017

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Body&Soul is back this weekend in Balllinlough Castle and it truly can be one of the best festivals around for curation, layout and production, especially in good weather. Fingers crossed. There are only 200 Sunday tickets left and some weekend tickets left. The stage times and site map have landed and the sitemaps are here…. Read more »

Posted on June 21st, 2017

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This is only a selection of new music – dig into more or follow the Spotify playlists. Nialler9 Weekly playlist 1. Arcade Fire – ‘Creature Comforts’ After the relative jolt of ‘Everything Now’, Arcade Fire get less dreamy and a bit dirtier with ‘Creature Comforts’ which kicks off like an electro-clash single from 2002 before… Read more »

Posted on June 19th, 2017

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The National Gallery of Ireland has undergone an extensive renovation over the last six years as outlined in the Irish Times, and can be seen via Totally Dublin and The Thin Air and the video below. The first major exhibition to take place in the gallery is an exhibition of the Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer… Read more »

Posted on June 15th, 2017

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This is only a selection of new music – dig into more or follow the Spotify playlists. Nialler9 Weekly playlist 1. Todd Terje – ‘Maskindans’ (Feat. Det Gylne Triangel) As the Norwegian electronic buzzer prepares album number two, he decided to cover a icy electro-punk song from Det Gylne Triangel who released his ‘Maskindans’ in… Read more »

Posted on June 12th, 2017

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My favourite songs of the past month. Listen on Spotify The top songs of the month Click the title of the song to see the original post. 1. Mac DeMarco – For the First Time My highlight of Primavera in a set with a naked drummer and singed body hair is also the cheeky Canadian who… Read more »

Posted on June 8th, 2017

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2017 was my third visit to Barcelona’s Primavera Sound festival and my first since 2011. What has changed in that time is an increase of punters (around 35,000 each night) but also an expanded festival site at Parc del Forum. That meant more room for dance music and more room for the larger stages. And… Read more »

Posted on June 7th, 2017

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Along with our regular downstairs Lumo Club residents Simon Roche, Gavin Elsted & myself playing a mix of classics, curveballs and club tracks for dancing, Lumo’s May edition this Saturday May 27th, our twentieth, marks the 5 year passing of Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch of the Beastie Boys with an entire room dedicated to Beasties’ music… Read more »

Posted on May 26th, 2017

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This is only a selection of new music – dig into more or follow the Spotify playlists. Nialler9 Weekly playlist 1. Baba Stiltz – Can’t Help It Axel Boman’s Studio Barnhaus label rising star Baba Stiltz draws together intimate sentiments and melodic dancefloor electronics. 2. Rocstrong – ‘Vibes’ The latest single in his run of… Read more »

Posted on May 25th, 2017

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