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The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen live on 105.2FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site, as per below. The show starts six minutes in, right after the news in each hour. Click the buttons to launch the TXFM site autoplaying links. HOUR ONE Young… Read more »

Posted on October 31st, 2014

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The Lake District duo of Aquilo are creating music that matches the vistas of their surrounding countryside: majestic and expansive. Tom and Ben’s self-titled EP early this year established the modus operandi, the yearning emotive rich and widescreen ballads. ‘Human’, a new track from their December EP of the same name, has all of that… Read more »

Posted on October 30th, 2014

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With the endless possibilities inherent in the creation of music, it’s a wonder sometimes that so many artists end up sounding all too similar, whether by influence, design, structure or imagination (and lack thereof). The Austrian autodidact multi-instrumentalist Oliver Thomas Johnson embraces a limited vision on his second Dorian Concept album. Limitations can be negative,… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2014

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Watch FKA twigs new ‘Video Girl’ music video

By now, FKA twigs has established herself as a visceral artist in many respects. Musically, her album is uncompromising, her self-expression through dance unique and her vision through her visuals ticks both of those boxes. Last week, a weird dance/music/ad video thing featuring Google Glass left a widescreen impression. This week, her Kahlil Joseph-directed video… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2014

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Watch three Irish rock bands perform under a railway line in North Strand, Dublin

Underline is what happened when three loud Irish rock bands, Ten Past Seven, Turning Down Sex & Crowhammer played Guerrilla, a studio run by John ‘Spud’ Murphy that is housed under a railway line in North Strand in Dublin. It was captured by The PracticeTapes. The studio has recently been the scene of albums from… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2014

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After a period where Kool Thing-related people went off to do other music things, the core duo of Jon Dark and Julie Chance have reconvened around the original project. The followup to the debut album is still a while away but approaching early next year, but in the meantime, the duo have released ‘I See… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2014

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cignol

It’s been four years since I last featured Cignol here but that doesn’t mean he hasn’t been releasing or making music in that time of course. The daily deluge of music into my ears sometimes blocks time for those closer to home who shout less about their own productions. Lately, a side-project, Dr. Nol exploring… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2014

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Sunken Foal’s Countersunk label has a new release out from a project called Press Charges, with a song called ‘People From The Block’, a slow-synth soul skanker with vocal samples and some of SF’s trademark rhythms. The song is a free download as a WAV or MP3 from Countersunk and a vinyl is being released… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2014

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shamir

Shamir Bailey made such an impression with his debut EP, Northtown on Godmode this year, that XL have plucked the young Vegas singer’s new single up for release. ‘On The Regular’ is the new track, less disco than his previous EP and closer to the electro-dance sound that Azealia Banks was supposed to own for… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2014

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