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I stuck my neck out earlier yesterday but I wasn’t far off for the winner of the Choice Music Prize. The winner was my second Choice from my original prediction in fairness. SOAK ended up being the winner of the Choice Music Prize last night in Vicar Street for her album Before We Forgot How… Read more »

Posted on March 4th, 2016

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My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify and Soundcloud. The top songs of the month Bibio – ‘Town and Country’ Kanye West – ‘Ultralight Beam’ Bantum & Loah – ‘Take It’ Daithí & Sinead White – ‘Love On Top’ Waffles – Waffles Charli XCX – ‘Vroom Vroom’… Read more »

Posted on March 2nd, 2016

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The lineup for Electric Picnic has just been revealed for Stradbally from Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th September this year. Lineup for Electric Picnic 2016 LCD Soundsystem Lana Del Rey The Chemical Brothers New Order HAIM Super Furry Animals  Years & Years Todd Terje Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Animal Collective Gavin James Wolf… Read more »

Posted on March 2nd, 2016

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It was 19 years ago today, Daft Punk did this: 19 years ago today since #DaftPunk's legendary #EssentialMix and @PeteTong's classic intro.https://t.co/LjcxpMBwAl — essential mix (@essentialmix) March 2, 2016 Before they became the robots, before they became mega-selling global artists, before they were known as dance music mavericks to most, and just weeks after they… Read more »

Posted on March 2nd, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Friday: Molly Nilsson, Somerville, Menage A Trois @ The Grand Social (€12) How to enter free entry comps – Email [email protected] with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along with your full name and phone number (for late contact) in the body of the message…. Read more »

Posted on March 1st, 2016

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Here’s what went down last night: Listen: Part One | Part Two. Part One Bibio – ‘Town & Country’ Fatima Yamaha – ‘What’s a Girl to Do’ Santigold – Can’t Get Enough of Myself (feat. B.C)’ Jaako Eino Kalevi – ‘Everything Nice’ FKA TWIGS ‘Good To Love’ Polica – ‘Lime Habit’ Anderson .Paak – ‘Am… Read more »

Posted on February 26th, 2016

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Castlepalooza today has announced a new partnership with Aiken Promotions for its 10th year that sees them bring in bigger names and move the festival from the August bank holiday weekend to Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd July. On the way to a redesigned site at the haunted Charleville Castle in Tullamore this year are:… Read more »

Posted on February 25th, 2016

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Update: It’s 2016, I found this post and enjoyed it. I’ve now added a Spotify playlist of all of the albums available. Below is a list of my favourite records of the ten years between the turn of the millenium, the year 2000 and 2010. Ranking these albums was led by a) what the album… Read more »

Posted on February 25th, 2016

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This weekend, and part of the next week, The Gloaming will take up a sold out five-night residency in the National Concert Hall in Dublin. Arriving just in time for those performances, is album number two from an international band with an Irish heart, a trad band with a contemporary worldview. Together, fiddlers Martin Hayes… Read more »

Posted on February 24th, 2016

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