Sibling purveyors of classic pop music Haim will return for two dates to Dublin as part of their Sister Sister Sister European tour this year. They play the Olympia Theatre on Tuesday June 12th and Wednesday June 13th. Tickets will go on sale from February 23rd on Ticketmaster with a pre-sale from February 21st. Do… Read more »

Posted on February 23rd, 2018

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The most essential tracks of the last week handpicked by the Nialler9 team. Subscribe to the weekly Spotify playlist (1.2k subscribers) or the daily playlist (4.9k subscribers). 1. Sophie – Faceshopping LA-based British producer Sophie has become known for her synthesized and ultra-hyper form of pop music. ‘Faceshopping’ is a futuristic noise construction that continues… Read more »

Posted on February 22nd, 2018

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Lumo Club , the Nialler9 co-run club night is back this Friday night in Yamamori Tengu for our 29th night. Lumo residents Nialler9, Simon Roche and Gavin Elsted keeping things moving downstairs while upstairs all night we have the woman, the ledgebag, the top buzzer Sally Cinnamon takes over. As we do every month, here… Read more »

Posted on February 22nd, 2018

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This is only a selection of new music – dig into more or follow the Spotify playlists. 1. The Altered Hours – Over The Void Cork-based five-piece band Altered Hours are signed to Anton Newcombe of Brian Jonestown Massacre’s label A Recordings Ltd. ‘Over The Void’ is a hazy psychedelic-rock track that will set you… Read more »

Posted on February 22nd, 2018

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WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 21ST UCC Battle of the Bands – FINAL @ Cyprus Avenue (8pm, €4) It’s the finals of UCC’s hard-fought band contest. This year’s finalists: blues lads Crojayn, prog-metal four-piece Aponym, and indie lads Centralhall.  THURSDAY FEBRUARY 22ND David O’Doherty @ The Everyman (8pm, €22) The biggest man with the flashest keyboard does a… Read more »

Posted on February 21st, 2018

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Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Tuesday February 20th Wiley @ The Academy (€27+) UK grime rapper celebrates the release of his Godfather album TeaParty XII with Kyle, Ois, Lamaj, Oisin Meehan, VSN @ Wah Wah Club (€6+) Five DJs causing a stir Wednesday February… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2018

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Last Thursday,  Homebeat launched their Spring 2018 programme with a sold-out show by Maria Kelly and guests in the Fumbally Stables in Dublin 8. The building, which was originally constructed in the 1750s, and is used by The Fumbally Café team next door for events and workshops has retained some of its original features and the… Read more »

Posted on February 20th, 2018

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On the newest version of the Nialler9 Podcast dropping today, we talk new music tracks, the best new album of the week in the form of the Black Panther soundtrack, we chat to Wyvern Lingo about their album and historic male entitlement in the arts, we look at the shortlist for the Choice Music Prize… Read more »

Posted on February 19th, 2018

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Curated artist soundtracks are a relatively new concept in the world of OST with Lorde the most notable high-profile artist to “curate” the third Hunger Games soundtrack. That release served as a nice tie-in in music marketing for a mainstream movie. For Marvel’s Black Panther soundtrack though, the Marvel studio and the film’s director Ryan… Read more »

Posted on February 13th, 2018

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Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Tuesday February 13th The Front Bottoms @ Vicar Street (€24+) American indie punk-rock band. Public Access TV @ The Academy (€15+) New York post-punk four-piece. Wednesday February 14th Iron and Wine, Half Waif @ The Helix (€30+) American indie-folk… Read more »

Posted on February 13th, 2018

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The most essential tracks of the last week handpicked by the Nialler9 team. Subscribe to the weekly Spotify playlist (1.2k subscribers) or the daily playlist (4.9k subscribers). 1. Schoolboy Q, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz and Saudi – ‘X’ “Are you on ten yet?,” Kendrick asks on this Black Panther soundtrack highlight, goading and amping up… Read more »

Posted on February 13th, 2018

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Paul Curran, a poet from Coolock and the songwriter and vocalist from the Dublin band Burnt Out sadly passed away earlier this month at a young age. Curran had made a name for himself in recent years, both for his poetry and for Burnt Out, a music and multimedia project that explored working class identity…. Read more »

Posted on February 12th, 2018

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Jack Colleran first appeared as Mmoths as a teenage producer of emotionally-charged downbeat electronica and quickly established himself as a purveyor of textured and layered pop electronica. The Mmoths project culminated in a long-player called Luneworks that was already a departure from the early releases so with time and development, it has made sense that… Read more »

Posted on February 12th, 2018

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