I’ve made an Electric Picnic DJ Mix every year since 2008. It’s always been a blast to make and a highlight of the site for me personally. 2016’s mix features 22 artists on the Electric Picnic lineup over 20 songs in just under 55 minutes. It’s for bumping for your festival prep for the next… Read more »

Posted on August 26th, 2016

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Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Solar Bears‘ John Kowalski has delivered his third annual Amour Mix of love songs. The 35 minute mix features music from Gene Clark, Broadcast, The Focus Group, Serge Gainsbourg, Beth Gibbons And Rustin Man among others. Tracklist The Focus Group – Let’s Listen Broadcast – Winter Now A.R. Luciani… Read more »

Posted on February 12th, 2016

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Cyril Briscoe & Cian Ó Cíobháin’s 110th Street club is celebrating 17 years and as with last year’s great instalment, they’ve given us a mix to celebrate and it is a doozy. In a nod to the years active it kicks off with a snippet of ‘N17’ before taking us to higher places with Stevie… Read more »

Posted on November 18th, 2015

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As has become tradition over the years, I usually put together a mixtape of artists heading towards Stradbally for Electric Picnic. This year is a little different. I’ve been DJing a lot lately so I thought the Electric Picnic mixtape would be a good opportunity to do a DJ mix for the occasion. 22 tracks… Read more »

Posted on August 22nd, 2013

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Gav Timlin put together a mix of his Irish electronic favourites from 2012 which includes tracks from Sleep Thieves, Urban Response, White Collar Boy, Ships, Le Galaxie, King Kong Company, Shit Robot, Dego, Gary Kelly and Deadbots among others. Very worthy of your precious ear time. Timlin does a weekly radio show playing all Irish… Read more »

Posted on January 7th, 2013

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All day, I’ve been covering songs of an atmospheric or creepy nature with songs from horror soundtrack kings Goblin, Ryan Vail and Unknown, Hunter-Gatherer, Logikparty, Broadcast, Throwing Snow, Pye Corner Audio, The Caretaker and Sunken Foal. See all the posts at the tag. Listen to a mix consisting of all the tunes mentioned as well… Read more »

Posted on October 31st, 2012

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Johnny Jewel’s recent (re-recorded) mix for FYF Radio is recommended for fans of Chromatics‘ own atmospheric electronic-infused songs. It features tracks from Tangerine Dream, Nico, Tim Thaler, Farah’s Sonic Youth cover,Twilight Singers, six tracks not aired on the radio show and a generally sleepy disposition. You can also listen to the show it is taken… Read more »

Posted on September 27th, 2012

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Every Friday, four new music picks from music blogs worldwide are published as part of my Day & Night pages. Follow Day & Night on Twitter or Facebook. The magazine is out today in print with every copy of the Irish Independent so pick it up to see my full internet-heavy section as well as… Read more »

Posted on August 31st, 2012

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Not so much a guilty pleasure as an out-right delight, every time I delve into Italo-Disco, I discover an amazing new tune. In his ongoing one mix a week series during 2010, Chicago DJ Chrissy Murderbot collated some damn fine Italo songs. If you’re wondering what Italo-Disco is, Chrissy explains: Italo Disco is, well, disco… Read more »

Posted on July 20th, 2012

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MAD EP’s Dublin-centric bass mix features the talents of artists from Ghetto Quietly, !Kaboogie and Alphabet Set with Lakker, Lady Grew, T-Woc, Teishi-1, Prince Kong, A-Force, Manus Goan and more all in the mix. This was originally broadcast on Tasty Cyanide Radio on Sub.FM last month.

Posted on July 19th, 2012

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A superb mix of Irish-heavy music from promising young Dublin producer Monto. Been hearing good things about this guy and his tunes on Soundcloud are just getting better and better lately. This mix has a lot of his bootleg mixes and original tunes as well as tracks from Sertone, Moths, Lemonada, Dlyrious, Lecs Luther, Maverick… Read more »

Posted on November 29th, 2011

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Lovely stuff from Richie Egan in the form of a mix for Synth Eastwood featuring tunes he’s been listening to over the summer months. It includes tunes from John Talabot, Robag Wruhme, Caribou, Four Tet, Deadboy and Blondes. Richie’s choices are explained here. Jape’s double single ‘Hands Of Fire / Lying On A Deathbed’ is… Read more »

Posted on August 3rd, 2011

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Creep are the latest artist to submit a mix to Field Day’s mix series leading up to the one-day festival in Victoria Park, London on August 6th. Highlights in this mix include Blood Diamonds, Ciara vs Guido, Rui Da Silva’s ‘Touch Me’ (making a comeback thanks to Jamie xx), Jai Paul and SBTRKT. Field Day… Read more »

Posted on July 1st, 2011

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