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Update: Richie Egan of Jape added to the show now. The always condsidered Young Hearts Run Free put on unique events in special places with a mix of live music, performers, chat, poetry, comedy and more. Every year they do a big Christmas bash in the Co-Op on Newmarket Square. This year’s event takes place… Read more »

Posted on November 23rd, 2016

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Yesterday, I revealed the full lineup of acts for the church at Other Voices, now here’s the full music trail list of acts, which are the events that are free and open to the public throughout the day and after the main gigs. The previously announced artists are below. New are: AE MAK Ailbhe Reddy… Read more »

Posted on November 23rd, 2016

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Russian-born electronic producer Pavel Dovgal’s new album The Aura comes out on Friday on Project Mooncircle and on it you’ll find a fine collection of textured electronic beats informed by R&B, trip-hop, jazz and rap. Featuring guest turns from L.A. rapper BLU, Azari & III”s Starving Yet Full and Pavel’s friends Mujuice and Graciela Maria,… Read more »

Posted on November 23rd, 2016

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Ding Ding Dingle. The 15th edition of Other Voices in the Kerry town is only a week and a bit away and that means the announcement of more acts and activities to the festival/TV show/ December getaway for music fans. After the first names were revealed for the church/ the IMRO other room and the… Read more »

Posted on November 22nd, 2016

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Dublin electronic duo White Collar Boy, Mark Cummins and Gavin White, have a new EP coming out This Greedy Pig’s The Pig’s Ear label on Friday called Priory Hall. It’s the first release from the pair since 2013. Of late, Sean Reilly has joined the band live at gigs at Drop Everything, Forbidden Fruit, Body… Read more »

Posted on November 22nd, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Thursday: TooFools, Akora, Wastefellow @ Button Factory Friday: Out To Lunch w/ Wolfgang Voigt, ELLLL @ The Sugar Club Friday: Meltybrains? @ The Academy Saturday: Out To Lunch with Objekt @ Tengu (10pm) Saturday: Young Marco @ Wigwam (11pm) How to enter free entry comps – Email [email protected] with the gig above in… Read more »

Posted on November 22nd, 2016

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Angel Olsen will tour in Ireland next year with two dates announced in Dublin and Cork next May. The musician’s Dublin date will happen at Vicar Street on May 19th 2017 courtesy of promoters Aiken Promotions & Skinny Wolves. Tickets priced €22.90 + fees go on sale this Thursday November 24th at 10am through Ticketmaster.ie… Read more »

Posted on November 22nd, 2016

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Ruadhan O’Meara’s Magic Pockets project indulges the Dubliner’s love of instrumental synthesizer-based music with descriptors like progressive and drone applying. His Magic Pockets project predates his work with synth-metal band No Spill Blood, going back to 2012 and mainly taking the form of live gigs and supports for Emeralds, Blanck Mass, The Ex and Umberto…. Read more »

Posted on November 21st, 2016

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A busy week of music kicks off tonight, with independent artists and DJs gigging nightly around the city and county. ECM Records presents its second annual weekender in the Triskel, while Fight Like Apes’ farewell tour takes in Connolly’s of Leap. Monday November 21st The Suitcase Junket @ Quay Co-Op (7pm, donations) Slide-guitar/blues specialist makes… Read more »

Posted on November 21st, 2016

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