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I caught a bit of Niamh Regan’s set after the Sing Along Social at Electric Picnic at the start of this month and was taken by the University of Limerick-attending Galway singer-songwriter’s voice. Regan’s voice has the inflections of UK folk music singers like This Is The Kit, to a lesser extent, Laura Marling combined… Read more »

Posted on September 22nd, 2016

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“Experimental Ambient-Folk” is the self-description that Donegal band For Foresters give to themselves and it’s easy to hear why on their new track ‘Bath’. Debuted via a live version of the song, For Foresters are Gabriel P. Blake, Conal Doherty and Gary Hamilton and the video was shot by Charlie Joe Doherty in Glen Valley… Read more »

Posted on September 21st, 2016

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Evenings & Weekends, the subsidiary label of Loud Mouth Collective, has its third release upcoming from Mangetout, called the Throwing Shapes EP on September 30th. Normally a creator of more high-energy music like footwork and jungle, ‘Falling’ is indicative of a softer, ambient glow. The EP will be available digitally & with a limited edition… Read more »

Posted on September 21st, 2016

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2016’s best dudeAnderson .Paak continues his winning streak with more new music from his collaboration with Knxwledge as NxWorries. The album called Yes Lawd!, (a popular Paak phrase) is out in October on Stones Throw. ‘Lyk Dis’ is built on a warm beat production by Knzwledge (this is characteristically Stones Throw if you ask me), while Paak… Read more »

Posted on September 20th, 2016

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Danny Brown dropped another track from his forthcoming Atrocity Exhibition, out 30th September on Warp. ‘Really Doe’ is produced by Black Milk and features TDE’s Ab-Soul and Kendrick along with Odd Future’s Earl Sweatshirt. “Me and Kendrick always talked about doing stuff, and I had the idea to get K-Dot and Earl together …but first… Read more »

Posted on September 20th, 2016

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As part of a 40th anniversary remaster and digital release of seminal Northern Irish punk band The Undertones’ first two albums Undertones and Hypnotised, Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine has remixed the band’s 1979 single ‘Get Over it’ mixed from the original multi-track. Here’s the original:   and the remix by Shields:   The… Read more »

Posted on September 20th, 2016

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Bell X1 released ‘Out of Love’ a recent Irish music highlight this summer and today, there’s a video premiered right here, made in collaboration by Louise Gaffney and motion graphic designer Cian McKenna. Both are musicians and visual artists. Louise plays with Come On Live Long. The video takes the concept of love as a… Read more »

Posted on September 20th, 2016

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Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. This week’s additions include new songs from below plus Banks, Mykki Blanco, Lower Dens, serpentwithfeet, Swords and more. Follow the playlist here. This is only a selection of new music – dig into more. Check out the Songs of the week Soundcloud playlist. 1. Bon Iver –… Read more »

Posted on September 19th, 2016

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