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This week, news reached that Block T, an arts and culture organisation based in Smithfield has to leave their premises in the Dublin 7 area and find space for 120 members who utilise the space’s 70 studios. Their members include dozens of practioneers in design, art, fashion, visual art, painting, web developers, screenprinting, musicians, animation… Read more »

Posted on January 28th, 2016

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Mura Masa @ Eurosonic

In its 30th year, Eurosonic Noorderslag is a new music festival held in the student town of Groningen, two hours north of Amsterdam, that has become the primary European emerging talent festival. It’s where any European band who are looking to establish contacts with booking agents, and hence, a living, on the European festival circuit,… Read more »

Posted on January 19th, 2016

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As someone who spends an inordinate amount of my life seeking out new music and writing about it, it can feel a bit redundant to listicle your daily enterprise. However, I understand that you, dear dear reader, do not have that luxury, so here for you, are 20 new and recently arrived bands (and a… Read more »

Posted on January 4th, 2016

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Best of 2015: Albums | Songs | Videos | Readers’ Albums | Readers’ Songs Readers’ Gigs, Clubs & DJs | Your Intl. albums & songs | Top 10 Lists | Nialler’s Irish choices Here is my final playlist of the year and one that is the most fun and most painstaking to put together. This… Read more »

Posted on December 24th, 2015

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Best of 2015: Albums | Songs | Videos | Readers’ Albums | Readers’ Songs Readers’ Gigs, Clubs & DJs | Your Intl. albums & songs | Top 10 Lists | Nialler’s Irish choices In association with: Readers’ best Irish albums of the year 25. Evvol – Eternalism 24. Glen Hansard – Didn’t He Ramble 23…. Read more »

Posted on December 22nd, 2015

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Best of 2015: Albums | Songs | Readers’ Albums | Videos | Readers’ Songs Readers’ Gigs, Clubs & DJs | Top 10 Lists | Nialler’s Irish choices Readers’ Top 25 Irish songs of 2015 Girl Band – Paul Jape – Séance Of Light Pleasure Beach – Go Bicep – Just Villagers – Hot Scary Summer… Read more »

Posted on December 21st, 2015

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Simon Roche is a resident DJ at Lumo Club, the monthly night we started recently. He’s also DJing in the Odessa tonight alongside myself, Kelly-Anne and more. Here are his top 10 tracks of the year as part of the Best of 2015 series. Sufjan Stevens – Should Have Known Better A heartbreaker from a… Read more »

Posted on December 19th, 2015

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Best of 2015: Albums | Songs | Videos | Readers’ Albums | Readers’ Songs Readers’ Gigs, Clubs & DJs | Your Intl. albums & songs | Top 10 Lists | Nialler’s Irish choices My top albums of the year with context and links plus it’s all in one place on Spotify. This is part of… Read more »

Posted on December 18th, 2015

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