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There you have it. Glastonbury’s lineup is here. Main headliners for the festival on Worthy Farm from June 22 – 26 are Adele, Coldplay, Muse followed by Foals, LCD Soundsystem, Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Beck, PJ Harvey, ZZ Top, Disclosure, New Order, Earth Wind and Fire, The Last Shadow Puppets, Skepta, Ellie Goulding, The 1975, Annie… Read more »

Posted on March 29th, 2016

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Chicago band Whitney introduced themselves to the world with ‘No Woman’, a track that furrows a way into your subconscious with a meandering orchestral country folk style. The band’s debut album, Light Upon the Lake is due out June 3rd on Secretly Canadian and post-SXSW, Whitney have shared ‘Golden Days’, a more upbeat falsetto classic… Read more »

Posted on March 24th, 2016

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Having kicked off as a one-day festival in 2014, BARE in the Woods is back for its third year on June 11 in Garryhinch Woods, Portarlington, Co Laois  and they are hosting some legends after bringing Roots Manuva last year. Hip-hop originators The Sugarhill Gang are coming to Laois to headline and will be no doubt playing hip-hop classics… Read more »

Posted on March 24th, 2016

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One of the Nialler9 New Artists of 2016 and a Mura Masa collaborator, the Dublin-raised / American-born / London-based Bonzai (most recently on ‘What If I Go?’) has released her latest EP on Mura Masa’s Anchor Point records. Annie Mac trailed the release by appointing ‘No Rest’ as her Hottest Record In The World yesterday and the nine-track… Read more »

Posted on March 23rd, 2016

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BARQ are a new Dublin band making Alt R&B music or “Agrosoul” as they describe it and fronted by the familiar face of Jess Kav, who in the last few years has sung with Kodaline, Jape, Hozier and appeared on Lethal Dialect’s 1988. Not to mention fronted bands Tongue In Chic and Gin’n’Juice too. Kav… Read more »

Posted on March 23rd, 2016

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2016 takes another one.  A Tribe Called Quest rapper Phife Dawg has passed away at the age of 45. Cause of death is unconfirmed but Malik Taylor aka Phife Dawg had Type 1 diabetes and ill health over the last number of years that included to a kidney transplant from his wife in 2008. Malik Taylor was part… Read more »

Posted on March 23rd, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Sunday: Lumo Easter Sunday @ Tengu (€10, 10pm) How to enter free entry comps – Email tickets@nullnialler9.com 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. Full info on each… Read more »

Posted on March 22nd, 2016

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Before Lianne La Havas was a Grammy-nominated artist, before she was a singer, her ears were piqued by the singular voice of Lauryn Hill. “She made me realise the power of a voice,” La Havas says of the R&B singer. “After I heard her, I really knew that singing felt nice. Before that, I didn’t… Read more »

Posted on March 21st, 2016

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Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. This week’s additions include new songs from Bibio, Tourist, David August, Kaytranada, Shura, Kelly Lee Owens and more. Hit the last page for the Soundcloud playlist. 1. Empress Of Woman Is A Word A strong offcut from the recent album from the electronic pop musician. Empress Of’s… Read more »

Posted on March 21st, 2016

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