Two years on from their last release, Sligo house duo Brame & Hamo are back with a new EP – Trants. The Berlin-based producers have previously released on labels like Dirt Crew and Heist but here, they are self-releasing on their own label. Trants, say it out loud with an Irish accent and it sounds… Read more »

Posted on November 13th, 2017

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A new festival to take place by the seaside Enniscrone, Co. Sligo has been announced for 26th and 27th of May and the lineup features predominantly indie, rock, pop. folk and jazz. The all-ages family-friendly festival will feature headliners like Hothouse Flowers, The Riptide Movement along with Rusangano Family, Wyvern Lingo, Meltybrains?, Interskalactic, The Side… Read more »

Posted on March 28th, 2017

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Having formed in Sligo at a vinyl-only night in McGarrigles in 2008, This Side Up represent an West Of Ireland faction of hip-hop lovers brought up on the golden age of rap – call and response, posse cuts, samples and fat drum beats. On Myster-E, Shaool & Noone’s debut album there’s a playfulness in their… Read more »

Posted on November 11th, 2016

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Brame and Hamo are two young Sligo guys now living in the electronic music hub of Berlin who make house music with a funk edge drawing influences from hip-hop. Splendor & Squalour 001 is the the new release from the pair on their label that features a collaboration between them and a track from each… Read more »

Posted on January 28th, 2015

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The annual Culture Night where buildings, museums, galleries and more open their doors to the public for the night is happening this Friday night. Here’s a roundup of all the recommended musical events happening. Free unless stated otherwise.  More to be added throughout the week. Full programme plus iPhone / Android apps. 

Posted on September 17th, 2013

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