Snake & Jet’s Amazing Bullit vinyl artwork It took us a while to get around to this one with everything going on but the tunes below are representative of what I’ve been listening to for the last month. Most importantly, they are still getting played. Think of it as a snapshot of February. Thanks to… Read more »

Posted on February 27th, 2008

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It’s all quiet around here as we’re putting the finishing touches to our first issue of State Magazine. We still found time to record our first State Podcast (not to be confused with our State Mix Series) which takes the format of an informal round-table discussion. Guests Ham Sandwich join us to tell us about… Read more »

Posted on February 19th, 2008

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Alphabet Set & Acroplane present DISAMBIGUATION. This is a 13-track compilation of Irish electronic artists like T-Polar, Bluefood, Sarsparilla, Filaria, Prince Kong, Herv, Lakker, Startslow and T-Woc. Mary Ann Hobbs played a couple of tunes from the release from Prince Kong and T-Polar last week. Here are two of my favourites to give you a… Read more »

Posted on February 14th, 2008

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What about Super Extra Bonus Saturday? The Boners will play their first headline Dublin show in Whelans since the last bit of madness way back in August, so I’m looking forward to it. It’s all to promote the Everything Flows 12″ Blue Vinyl (cover designed by yours truly) they are releasing which features remixes from… Read more »

Posted on February 7th, 2008

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It may be months away but Reach has a cracking line-up of Dubstep, Drum and Bass, Dub and Reggae happening on the 6th June in the Vaults under Connolly Station. Check out their other gigs. (via Weareie)

Posted on February 3rd, 2008

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State has the relevant deets on the Choice Music Live event. Who’s playing, who’s presenting etc. Cadence Weapon comes back to Dublin to promote the rather fantastic After Party Babies on February 22nd. It’s a late-show in Crawdaddy and he’ll be joined by disco pop chick Ebony Bones. €14

Posted on January 30th, 2008

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I’ve been getting excited about this as it will be the first time I catch a live Boxcutter set. Stasis Collective present Boxcutter in 4 Dame Lane on the 22nd of February. The set will consist of a live 3-Piece Band (Drummer / synths / sampler / guitar) booming on a €6,000 rig. Boxcutter, known… Read more »

Posted on January 29th, 2008

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Finally, the cat is out of the bag and other such clichés. Last May, I was contacted by Phil Udell regarding a new Irish music magazine he and others were in the beginnings of setting up. I met up with Phil, John Walshe and other contributors. It all sounded very exciting and I agreed it… Read more »

Posted on January 25th, 2008

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