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We’ve had the pulverising polychromatic parade stomp of ‘Big Unit’ and the live favourite ‘Voodoo Vision’, now, ‘World In Harmony’, the latest track from This Is The Third Album Of A Band Called Adebisi Shank out on Sargent House on August 12th, is the closest the band have come to soundtracking a track on Mario… Read more »

Posted on July 24th, 2014

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As one of the band’s featured in Darren McCreesh’s Irish post-punk compilation Strange Passion, SM Corporation, a band formed by Steve Averill after The Radiators From Space, have had a bit of overdue attention. After the compilation, the band performed with other bands of the era. Now, Averill’s sons, Jon and Gareth are involved in… Read more »

Posted on July 23rd, 2014

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Sampha, Caroline Polachek, Koreless, Raury, A$AP Ferg, Jessie Ware, Denai Moore and Ezra Koening and Warpaint. That’s the guest lineup for SBTRKT’s new album Wonder Where We Land, out September 19th. As it happens we’ve already heard the first song ‘Temporary View’ but this funny little ditty ‘New Dorp. New York’ featuring Ezra Koening also… Read more »

Posted on July 23rd, 2014

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GIG

Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Ticket giveaways this week: Saturday: James Zabiela @ Button Factory (€18, 11pm) Saturday: Subject presents Deep Shit – Jack Friendly Fires DJ set @ Twisted Pepper (€13, 11pm) How to enter ticket comp – Email [email protected] with the gig above in the Subject… Read more »

Posted on July 22nd, 2014

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Electric Picnic have added 23 new acts today including a good lot of Longitude artists as well as SBTRKT, Sampha, Shit Robot, Wild Beasts, Nick Mulvey and more. James Vincent Mcmorrow • SBTRKT • Bombay Bicycle Club • Wild Beasts • The 1975 • Hozier • Hercules&Love Affair • Cathy Davey • Asgeir • Nick Mulvey… Read more »

Posted on July 22nd, 2014

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Shabazz Palaces, the avant-hip-hop project of Ishmael Butler has taken a deeper turn into sculpting a world of Shabazz sound on new album Lese Majesty but not at the expense of engagement with the listener. Lese Majesty keeps moving, keeps searching by creating mellow musical vistas that seep into each other through synthesizers, sparse beats… Read more »

Posted on July 21st, 2014

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Tracks of the Week playlist 1. Real Lies – ‘North Circular’ Despite this song coming from a very London place and band, there are things mentioned that orbit it towards a Dublin urban environment. The Irish Times and the title (obviously there are North Circulars in both cities) give it some of our local flavour…. Read more »

Posted on July 18th, 2014

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The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen on 105.2FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site. Here’s last night’s show, which was all Longitude artists. See also: Longitude Spotify playlist & 15 bands to see | Stage times. Listen:… Read more »

Posted on July 18th, 2014

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Next Friday, July 25th, Mother and Nialler9 are teaming up for a special event in Moxie Studios as part of the Laya Healthcare City Spectacular celebrations. The Last Days Of Disco will feature live sets from Dublin electronic synth-disco band Ships, Sligo’s disco and funk-indebted electronic live band Dioscó na Mbó while DJ sets will… Read more »

Posted on July 17th, 2014

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