Indiependence Music & Arts Festival have added a load of music acts at its launch this evening in Cork. Added are: All Tvvins Frank Turner The Riptide Movement Tom Odell Hermitage Green Brian Deady We Cut Corners The Minutes Raglans Overhead the Albatross Stephanie Rainey Fang Club Talos Craig Gallagher MindRiot Eve Belle Super Silly… Read more »

Posted on February 22nd, 2017

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The annual South By Southwest Festival takes place in Austin in March and is the world’s biggest showcase of new music. As such, there’s not much better places to see new bands even if it’s debatable if 75% of the thousands of bands going there should actually bother. SXSW is for bands with traction, with… Read more »

Posted on February 22nd, 2017

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Body&Soul has announced its first names for the festival in Ballinlough Castle from June 23rd to June 25th. The festival will remain at capacity of 15,000 this year (same as last year). The big names were announced via The Ticket’s Facebook page. This year’s lineup looks like this so far: Vitalic Hundred Waters Metronomy Lambchop… Read more »

Posted on February 21st, 2017

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This is only a selection of new music – dig into more. Check out the regularly updated Spotify playlists. Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist or the Nialler9 New Music Weekly playlist on Spotify. Play via Youtube, Spotify, Deezer and Soundcloud: 1. Talos -‘Odyssey’ Cork man Eoin French aka Talos has popped up over the… Read more »

Posted on February 21st, 2017

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Win Free entry: Friday:  Gabriel Garzón-Montano @ The Workman’s Club Saturday: Bitch Falcon @ The Workman’s Club (€13) To enter: Email [email protected] with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along with your full name in the body of the message. Full info on each show below. Draw closes at 6pm the day… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2017

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The Kildare duo Michael Hopkins & Andrew Lloyd aka Planet Parade will release their debut album Mercury on Friday. The duo have impressed me lots over the last few years and Mercury marks their first album card with shimmering artful synth-pop imbued with ambience and tropical sunny grooves. Have a listen to the album now,… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2017

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Cork man Eoin French aka Talos has popped up over the last couple of years with a series of fine singles that pitched his music as beautiful electronic ballads. ‘Odyssey’ is the new single, from his forthcoming debut album Wild Alee, out on April 21st. It’s a beautiful and brittle modern electronic ballad, produced by… Read more »

Posted on February 17th, 2017

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Lumo Club, the monthly club night brought to you by Nialler9, Gavin Elsted and Simon Roche, returns this Saturday. Cheaper than door price tickets are on Eventbrite. Every month, our three Lumo DJs Niall, Simon and Gav chalk up five tunes each that are top of our list to play at the club and below… Read more »

Posted on February 17th, 2017

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The American rock songwriter Ryan Adams will play an Irish tour in September taking in Belfast, Cork and Dublin. 08 Sept. Ulster Hall: Tickets from £35 incl. Booking fee. 09 Sept. Cork Opera House: Tickets from €44.05 incl. Booking fee. 11 Sept. Olympia: Tickets from €40.05 incl. Booking fee and restoration levy. Tickets for all… Read more »

Posted on February 17th, 2017

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