Choice Cuts are bringing Flying Lotus to Vicar Street next year for a full live band A/V show on April 19th. Tickets €27.50 plus TM fee (€30.40) are on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster. New album You’re Dead is one of his best – a psychedelic jazz electronic bumper release. EU tour dates… Read more »
Caribou’s new album Our Love demosntrates that Dan Snaith is is now fully immersed in the world of the nightclub but he wears his heart on his turntable, so perfect time for him to do both on one of the biggest mix platforms in the world – BBC’s Essential Mix. Snaith provided the two-hour mix… Read more »
London via Birmingham duo Ekkah, made an impression online with their debut single ‘Figure It Out’, a slinky R&B pop track. The duo’s name comes from the fact that the old friends both have similar names: Rebekah Pennington and Rebecca Wilson. The duo’s new single ‘Last Chance To Dance’ is even more slinkier and smooth,… Read more »
This is no surprise due to the demand for the band’s weekend show in Whelan’s but Glass Animals have announced they’ll be back in Dublin for a gig in The Academy on Saturday March 14th. Tickets on sale Wednesday at €17 plus fees from Ticketmaster. Read my review of their excellent album Zaba.
The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen live on 105.2FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site, as per below. The show starts six minutes in, right after the news in each hour. Click the buttons to launch the TXFM site autoplaying links. HOUR ONE Jape… Read more »
Argentinian-born NYC-based singer Valerie Teicher aka Tei Shi has returned on a whole new level. New track ‘Bassically’ is brilliant, a dark pulsing noir-pop song with stretched vocals. Teicher’s wearing a whole new outfit with the help of producer Luca Buccellati (who recently worked with Hanah) and it sounds great. She appeared on Glass Animals EP… Read more »
Richie Egan and his band will return to releasing Jape records in January 2015 with the release of his fifth album This Chemical Sea, the followup to 2012 Choice Music Prize-winning album Ocean of Frequency. Since that time, Egan has moved his life to Malmo, Sweden where he has been living since 2012, recording and… Read more »
71 is a brand new film directed by Yann Demange starring Jack O’Connell, Sean Harris and Paul Anderson about a British soldier is accidentally abandoned by his unit after a riot on the streets of Belfast in 1971. The film features a soundtrack by David Holmes and there are only 100 copies of the album… Read more »