Stephen Manning is a booker, promoter and DJ with Hidden Agenda club who book fine regular nights of electronic acts of both local and international, mainly in Wah Wah Club and District 8. Hidden Agena also booked stages at Metropolis Festival and Forbidden Fruit. This is his latest mix. See a list of Hidden Agenda’s… Read more »

Posted on December 8th, 2016

Tags:

Artists: , ,

The music world moves fast. Thousands of songs are competing for your attention every day so it takes something special for a full-length album to not only get your attention in the first place but keep you coming back for more. I found 2016 to be one of the most testing and taxing times for… Read more »

Posted on December 8th, 2016

Tags:

Artists: , , , , , , , ,

Gavin Elsted is one of the three resident DJs at Lumo Club (alongside myself and Simon Roche), the monthly night which celebrated being a a year-old in Yamamori Tengu in Dublin in October, a year in which we also took the club ethos to Body & Soul, Metropolis, Forbidden Fruit and most recently, Dingle this… Read more »

Posted on December 6th, 2016

Tags:

Artists: , , , , , , ,

My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify. Listen on Spotify The top songs of the month Click the title to see the original post. 1. A Tribe Called Quest – We The People 2. The xx – On Hold 3. Saint Sister – Tin Man… Read more »

Posted on December 2nd, 2016

Artists:

Other Voices takes place in Dingle this weekend and there’s 65 bands playing across the weekend, many playing multiple times in the town. There’s everything from visiting acts like Margaret Glaspy, Pixie Geldof, Emily Barker and Kojey Radical to local headliners like Saint Sister, Le Galaxie, Meltybrains? and Lisa Hannigan. Plus, new Irish music with… Read more »

Posted on November 28th, 2016

Tags:

Artists:

Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. This week’s additions include new music from Childish Gambino, Shit Robot, Hare Squead, Future Sound Of Antwerp and more. Follow the playlist here. This is only a selection of new music – dig into more. Last week’s songs you need to hear. Check out the Songs of… Read more »

Posted on November 23rd, 2016

Artists: , , , ,

This Friday night, Fleetmac Wood’s DJ night playing exclusively remixes, edits and originals of Fleetwood Mac’s music returns to The Sugar Club after last year’s sold-out show. The idea started in London in 2012 and has spread around the world to Burning Man and Glastonbury. Don’t expect a greatest hits set, this is a night… Read more »

Posted on November 22nd, 2016

Tags:

Artists:

Here’s a selection of Irish music picked for its greatness, for their ability to excite and sooth, songs from Irish artists that deserve to be heard more, to be championed, to be loved and supported. If you like what you hear, support the artist by going to a gig or buying a release direct from… Read more »

Posted on November 17th, 2016

Tags:

Artists: ,

Lumo, our club night is just over a year old now and it’s been a superb experience. Every month, some of the nicest people in Dublin turn up to dance and have a damn good time. It’s genuinely gone better than we could have hoped and feel like there’s a community developing around the night…. Read more »

Posted on November 16th, 2016

Tags:

Artists:

Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. This week’s additions include new music from Run The Jewels, Woodes, ATCQ, Solv and more. Follow the playlist here. This is only a selection of new music – dig into more. Check out the Songs of the week Soundcloud & Spotify playlists. 1. The xx – ‘Hold… Read more »

Posted on November 14th, 2016

Artists: , ,

Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. This week’s additions include new music from Dark0, The Chemical Brothers, Ciaran Lavery, Ekkah, Alyss and more. Follow the playlist here. This is only a selection of new music – dig into more. Check out the Songs of the week Soundcloud & Spotify playlists. 1. Daithí –… Read more »

Posted on November 7th, 2016

Artists: , , , , ,

Upcoming Nialler9 Dublin DJ gigs: Friday Nov 11: DJ set @ South William bar (Free) Saturday Nov 17: DJ set, Barq afterparty @ The Bowery (Free) Saturday Nov 19: Lumo Club #14 @ Tengu (Tickets) Sunday Nov 20: Dress For Success Disco Brunch (Equal Pay Day campaign) @ Medley, Fleet Street Saturday Nov 24: Syria… Read more »

Posted on November 3rd, 2016

Tags:

Artists: , , , , , ,

My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify and Soundcloud. Listen on Spotify The top songs of the month Bon Iver – ‘8 Circle’ Young Marco – ‘Dreamless’ 808 State – ‘In Your Face’ (Bicep remix) Solange – ‘Cranes In The Sky’ (Kaytranada edit) NxWorries – Anderson… Read more »

Posted on November 2nd, 2016

Tags:

Artists: , , ,

There’s a lot going on at Metropolis Festival next week from November 3rd to 5th, from installations to giant mirror balls, to talks with some legendary musicians, to three days of great live music and DJs. The stage times are here and the lineup is solid but perhaps you need some more swotting up on… Read more »

Posted on October 27th, 2016

Tags:

Artists:

Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. This week’s additions include new songs from below plus Hare Squead, Grace Lightman, Hannah Peel, Tricky, Wyes Blood and more. Follow the playlist here. This is only a selection of new music – dig into more. Check out the Songs of the week Soundcloud & Spotify playlists…. Read more »

Posted on October 14th, 2016

Artists: , , ,