Having picked itself up and dusted itself off from the Jazz, Cork swings back into action with a wide variety of shows across the latter half of the week. We pick the guide up from Wednesday, owing to a quiet start. WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 9th Papertrail @ Cyprus Avenue (8pm, free) Cork session musicians turned art-rockers… Read more »

Posted on November 7th, 2016

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Metropolis Festival stage times are here. In addition, the Industries Hall will host sets from Irish DJ collectives including our own Lumo Club alongside Hidden Agenda, Sense, Bedlam, Abstract, Telephones, Bodytonic, District 8, Sim Simma and more. Available tickets include the opening party for €39.50, Day Tickets at €79.50, Weekend at €145 or all three… Read more »

Posted on November 4th, 2016

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Upcoming Nialler9 Dublin DJ gigs: Friday Nov 11: DJ set @ South William bar (Free) Saturday Nov 17: DJ set, Barq afterparty @ The Bowery (Free) Saturday Nov 19: Lumo Club #14 @ Tengu (Tickets) Sunday Nov 20: Dress For Success Disco Brunch (Equal Pay Day campaign) @ Medley, Fleet Street Saturday Nov 24: Syria… Read more »

Posted on November 3rd, 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. Listen on Spotify The top songs of the month Bon Iver – ‘8 Circle’ Young Marco – ‘Dreamless’ 808 State – ‘In Your Face’ (Bicep remix) Solange – ‘Cranes In The Sky’ (Kaytranada edit) NxWorries – Anderson… Read more »

Posted on November 2nd, 2016

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Fight Like Apes are a band who have been around as long as this site has. They burst onto the Irish music scene with ‘Lend Me Your Face’ and deflated the flailing singer-songwriter scene as they did so. Fight Like Apes mixed pop and alternative, pop culture and synthesizers, big shit-eating grins and punk rock… Read more »

Posted on November 2nd, 2016

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Galway electronic pop producer Daithí teamed up twice last year with Sinead White on ‘Love’s On Top’ and ‘April’. It proved a fruitful partnership so the pair are at it again on the lead song from Daithí’s forthcoming EP Holiday Home, due in March. Holiday Home came about when Daithí bought a field recorded and… Read more »

Posted on November 2nd, 2016

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Email to be in the draw for free entry: Come back later this week. 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. Full info on each show below…. Read more »

Posted on November 1st, 2016

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Radiohead just announced a Halloween surprise, a Dublin gig in the 3Arena on 20 June 2017. They were just confirmed for Glastonbury last week too. Tickets from €61.45 + fees on sale this Friday at 9am. Tickets on sale at 9am this Friday, November 4th from Ticketmaster outlets and www.ticketmaster.ie Maximum 4 per person /… Read more »

Posted on October 31st, 2016

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Hup. Metropolis isn’t done with its programme yet (playlist? stage times?). A la Forbidden Fruit, the organisers have announced a round of afterparties to take place in the city centre after the main event for Thursday and Friday night. Most cost €10 but some are €5/€15 or free and a lot of the festival acts… Read more »

Posted on October 27th, 2016

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