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Life Festival has just dropped its lineup for the event in Belvedere House from May 27 – 29th this year. It includes: Paul Kalkbrenner, 2manyDjs DJ set, John Talabot, Jeff Mills, Virginia feat, Steffi & Dexter, Truss, Jamie Jones, Hot Since 82, Ben Block, Mano Le Tough, Cyril Hahn, Joy Orbison, Bicep, Ejeca, Martyn, Krystal… Read more »

Posted on February 5th, 2016

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Looking for more new music? Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. Updated weekly. Hit the last page for the Soundcloud playlist. 1. Holy Ghost! Crime Cutz DFA’s synth pop and disco dons returned this week. Previewed last night and released today, ‘Crime Cutz’ is a return to form for the New York duo… Read more »

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My new music show is live every Thursday from 10pm to midnight on TXFM. Here’s what I played on the most recent show. Listen: Part One | Part Two. Part One DJDS  – You Don’t Have to Be Alone Rostam – Wood White Denim – Ha Ha Ha Ha (Yeah) The Altered Hours – Saviours Flume –… Read more »

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Here’s a fine new track from a new Belfast band. Beauty Sleep are a three-piece made up of Ryan McGroarty (Wonder Villains / A Bad Cavalier), Cheylene Murphy (also of Pleasure Beach) and Aimee Williamson. Debut single ‘The Dark’ has shades of Phoenix, Beach House and occupies the dreamy end of the guitar pop spectrum…. Read more »

Posted on February 4th, 2016

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Following on from the release of his superb Malibu album and his subsequent signing to Aftermath, Anderson Paak is on the way up. Last night he performed with his band on Late Show with Stephen Colbert and he lived up to his rising reputation with a stirring rendition of ‘Silicon Valley’ and ‘The Season /… Read more »

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Recent gigs not listed below? Bruce / BD Festival / Sigur Ros & James McMorrow. The Bernard Shaw is hosting its Tinder Party again next Saturday Feb 13th. Love Me Tinder is a free event where everyone will be on their phones, pretending not to look at someone across the smoking area, self-consciously dancing to… Read more »

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Watch The Gloaming peform ‘The Pilgrim’s Song’ live at Real World Studios

The Gloaming are one of the best bands around but live, is where they really ignite. Ahead of the February 26th release of their second album, and following on from the new tune ‘Fáinleog (Wanderer)’. For this video performance captured in December, we get the best of both worlds with the performance in Real World… Read more »

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Is something in the Irish Water? Fianna Fáil councillor Trevor Gilligan is following in the footsteps of Michael Healy Rae and Paul ‘Fuck You Deputy Stagg’ Gogarty before him and is making some sweet pop jams for your ears. Over on his Soundcloud, he’s posted 11 tracks he’s worked on that range from the dance… Read more »

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Taking place the week after Primavera Sound in Barcelona, Primavera Porto has a similar if scaled-down vibe. This year’s festival takes place from June 9th to 11th and features headliners Air, Sigur Ros, PJ Harvey, Beach House, Brian Wilson, Moderat, Animal Collective and more among them. No Radiohead or LCD Soundsystem as Barcelona but that… Read more »

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