reid

Having already teamed up with the wonderful Slow Skies for ‘Fractures’, for the title track from his Fractures EP, the Dublin-based Cork producer REID has released another cut from it this time featuring Woman’s Hour, the UK band whose recent album Conversations is a recommended release of UK R&B. This collaboration came about after REID… Read more »

Posted on July 28th, 2014

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weekly

Tracks of the Week playlist 1. SBTRKT – ‘New Dorp, New York’ featuring Ezra Koening The song from new album Wonder Where We Land features the Vampire Weekend frontman. Sampha, Caroline Polachek, Koreless, Raury, A$AP Ferg, Jessie Ware, Denai Moore and Warpaint will also guest. 2. Girl Band – ‘De Bom Bom’ A dissonant no-wave/garage rock… Read more »

Posted on July 28th, 2014

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txfm

The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen on 105.2FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site. Listen: Hour One Listen: Hour Two Hour One SBTRKT  - ‘New Dorp. New York’ (feat. Ezra Koenig) Caribou –  ‘Can’t Do Without You’… Read more »

Posted on July 25th, 2014

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girl band

Clearly releasing one of the best songs this country has produced this year wasn’t enough. Girl Band have followed up their 7-minute abrasive monster with a three minute song called ‘De Bom Bom’ which revels in its slithery industrial rhythm, an effect that comes across like Daft Punk’s ‘Rollin & Scratchin’ made with fingers hurting… Read more »

Posted on July 24th, 2014

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contour

Contour’s ‘Change Your Ways’ was one of those songs that got a big reaction here in the last year. Since October, the Irish duo of Conan Wynne and Anna Doran have released some tracks on Soundcloud and videos on Youtube as well as played their first live show (last weekend in The Grand Social). For… Read more »

Posted on July 24th, 2014

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adebisi

We’ve had the pulverising polychromatic parade stomp of ‘Big Unit’ and the live favourite ‘Voodoo Vision’, now, ‘World In Harmony’, the latest track from This Is The Third Album Of A Band Called Adebisi Shank out on Sargent House on August 12th, is the closest the band have come to soundtracking a track on Mario… Read more »

Posted on July 24th, 2014

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sm_corp_band_2

As one of the band’s featured in Darren McCreesh’s Irish post-punk compilation Strange Passion, SM Corporation, a band formed by Steve Averill after The Radiators From Space, have had a bit of overdue attention. After the compilation, the band performed with other bands of the era. Now, Averill’s sons, Jon and Gareth are involved in… Read more »

Posted on July 23rd, 2014

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hudmo

Both Lunice and Hudson Mohawke have returned to their own material now that TNGHT’s time is up for now. Lunice recently released the body-checking ‘Can’t Wait To’ and Hud Mo has announced a new 12″ EP called Chimes on Warp on September 26/29th. The title track follows on from the kind of work he was… Read more »

Posted on July 23rd, 2014

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