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Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Ticket giveaways: Friday: Roy Ayers Ubiquity @ The Sugar Club (€20) Saturday: Forza Nautica 2 – Una Vita Forzacquatica! @ Dun Laoghaire Pier (€35) Saturday: Shift: Wayne’s World  II @ The Sugar Club (€12) Saturday: Hidden Agenda: Waze & Odyssey @ Button Factory (€12) Saturday: Subject at Pogo –… Read more »

Posted on August 19th, 2014

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After producing the song of the summer, Caribou is staking a claim for the Autumn too with the title track from his new album Our Love. The song, a five and a half minute production amplifies Snaith’s ability to recapture the dynamic magic of dance music’s older era. Night-time ’90s rave synths propel the track’s… Read more »

Posted on August 18th, 2014

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Electric Picnic is already sold out but that doesn’t mean the organisers didn’t have more bands to add. They are: Jenny Lewis Krystal Klear PHOX We Cut Corners The Minutes Vann Music Tvvins Booka Brass Band (see last week’s gig – great band) Sleep Thieves Spies The Academic The Raglans Orla Gartland Buffalo Sunn Daniel… Read more »

Posted on August 18th, 2014

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Tracks of the Week playlist 1. Alt-J – ‘Every Other Freckle’ The third preview from the band’s new album This Is All Yours, is a cross between An Awesome Wave style dynamics, English folk, Oompa Loompa chants and electronica with libidinous lyrics suggesting Joe Newman wants to “turn you inside out and lick you like… Read more »

Posted on August 18th, 2014

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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. Playlist Listen: Hour One Jessie Ware… Read more »

Posted on August 15th, 2014

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After the Miley-featuring ‘Hunger Of The Pine’ and ‘Left Hand Free’, Alt-J have dropped a third track from their This Is All Yours album due September. It’s a cross between An Awesome Wave style dynamics, English folk, Oompa Loompa chants and electronica with libidinous lyrics suggesting Joe Newman wants to “turn you inside out and lick you… Read more »

Posted on August 14th, 2014

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Juan Maclean and Nancy Whang have been on a roll of late, on a series of a singles leading up to their new album, In a Dream, out on DFA Records next month out September 12/15/16. It’s a solid electro-disco groover with Whang providing some stellar vocals. “This is a song about being stuck, paralyzed… Read more »

Posted on August 13th, 2014

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Tahliah Barnett wanted to be a dancer. After begging her mother, she finally went to dance college, where she felt nothing substantial. She danced in big pop videos for Jessie J and Ed Sheeran but she realised it was music was the source of her desire so she became the musician, twigs and later, FKA… Read more »

Posted on August 13th, 2014

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Hard Working Class Heroes today unveiled 100+ artists who will play the festival’s 12th year in Dublin from Thursday October 2nd – Sunday October 4th. This year the festival is sponsored by HMV Ireland and as is now established will feature a conference taking in mentoring, panels, advice and involvement from the tech space. 500… Read more »

Posted on August 13th, 2014

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