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I’ve been listening to the new album from Christine & The Queens a fair bit over the last month and it’s been growing on me a lot. I’ve been playing ‘Tilted’ and ‘iT’ on my TXFM show since the start of the year but the Héloïse Letissier’s music was only starting to click recently. Now,… Read more »

Posted on April 28th, 2016

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We look for signs that Dublin’s heart’s still beating, That concrete and glass and peelers and mass, they haven’t stopped the people from screaming, Being trapped by all the cameras you’re inclined to stay at home, And forget some songs were written to remind you you weren’t born Lynched sing about realities, often harsh and… Read more »

Posted on April 27th, 2016

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Forbidden Fruit have announced their lineup of artists and parties for the late-night city part of the festival and it includes Jungle, Tale Of Us, Detroit Swindle, Tiga, Freddie Gibbs, Bondax and more playing at parties hosted by Lumo, Hidden Agenda, Discotekken, Sense, Telephones, This Greedy Pig and more. Entry for the below shows are… Read more »

Posted on April 27th, 2016

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Castlepalooza have revealed more acts for the impressive looking festival in Charleville Castle from Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd July in Tullamore. With new bargaining power in the form of Aiken Promotions, the festival has just added: New Jackson Daphni Field Music Little Scream I Am The Cosmos Lisa O’ Neill Son Lux Lynched Policia… Read more »

Posted on April 26th, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Friday: Discotekken & Membership:Asquith, Ethyl & Flori  @ Bar Tengu (10pm) Saturday: Lumo Club: Purple edition @ Bar Tengu (10pm) Sunday: Out to Lunch presents Honey Soundsystem + Octo Octa, talk @ Bar Tengu (6pm-late) Monday: Ryley Walker, Brigid Mae Power, Fuzzy Hell @ Whelan’s How to enter free entry comps – Email [email protected]Read more »

Posted on April 26th, 2016

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Bibio‘s newest album is the man at his most expressive. Since his 2009 breakout album Ambivalence Avenue, a record that came across like an English musician trying to recreate the magic of Dilla’s Donuts with whatever he had to hand, Steven Wilkinson’s music has been eclectic, disparate yet not without recommendation. Stephen Wilkinson has the… Read more »

Posted on April 26th, 2016

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WOB! are a duo who have been indulging in electronic music taking in drum’n’ bass, jungle and live instruments over the last few years, having played around venues nationwide and festivals like Knockanstockan, Vantastival and Electric Picnic. Stephen (synths) and Djollie (drums) are set to release their debut EP Move! on May 14th. The title… Read more »

Posted on April 25th, 2016

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I’m a big fan of Spotify for hearing new songs and I already offer you regularly updated playlists including the best new music and the best Irish tracks, DJ chart and albums list. While those playlists are added to regularly, I thought it’d be nice to have a new weekly one a la Discover Weekly… Read more »

Posted on April 25th, 2016

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Well. It was so long ago now that I had forgotten the news but back in 2014, James Vincent McMorrow revealed he had collaborated with Duke Dumont, Tourist and Kygo. Kygo is perhaps the most prominent exponent of tropical house / EDM. Some of the music that made him famous is absolutely offensive in its… Read more »

Posted on April 23rd, 2016

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