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I’ve introduced the talents of Go Wolf here before and they’re back with a new single ‘Talk To You’ on their new American label Ooh La La Records. It’s another example of the band’s breezy indie synth-pop style. The single is out on August 12th. The single is out on August 12th.

Posted on August 8th, 2014

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A more indie-heavy selection of tunes than usual this time around. Special thanks to anyone who tuned in live and tweeted and texted in! 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… Read more »

Posted on August 8th, 2014

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Cork electronic/house producer Darren Sheehan goes under the name Dashka and he DJs in places like Ibiza and collaborates with the likes of Judge Jules. On his latest release, the Stand Tall EP, he pares back his beat-heavy approach to create a more downtempo head-nodding collection that is more reminiscent of Bonobo and Amon Tobin… Read more »

Posted on August 7th, 2014

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mmoths

Mmoths has been rightly, taking his time on the production of his long playing debut which will come out early next year. In the meantime, realising it was quite a while since we heard anything from the Mmoths camp, he posted a new track called Santos on Soundcloud yesterday. It’s a dark tune weighed down… Read more »

Posted on August 7th, 2014

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Waterford man Brian McCartan’s musical output as The Casanova Wave has generally veered towards the a sugar sweet take on electro-pop that has bordered on sounding optimistic, such were the barefaced bright nature of the melodies. For the first release since his self-titled debut, ‘New Sensation’ , a collaboration with Conor Deasy of Biggles Flys… Read more »

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Londoners Vaults made an aural impression with ‘Cry No More’, a strident epic song built atop bell melodies and strings and the lifted by the singer possibly named Joey?. For their new single, ‘Lifespan’, on Virgin EMI, the creation of a similar atmosphere is deployed with a melancholic vocal over cool electronics adds to something… Read more »

Posted on August 7th, 2014

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Last year, Dublin’s Terriers, Peter Ward and Ronan Downing appeared with a few downbeat tracks that marked their card. Now they’re back with an EP on Major Problems (who released this gem) with three songs that go deeper and larger than those aforementioned tracks suggested they could that short time ago. ‘House No9/Stardragon’ is like… Read more »

Posted on August 6th, 2014

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So the news that Twin Sister had become Mr Twin Sister and reinvented their sound isn’t strictly true. Yes, the name has altered but the disco swing of ‘Out Of The Dark’ is not totally indicative of what we can expect from the follow up to 2011′s In Heaven. ‘Blush’ is the second song from… Read more »

Posted on August 6th, 2014

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Icelandic neo-classical composer Ólafur Arnalds has returned to his Kiasmos, his electronic project with Janus Rasmussen. The pair will release their debut self-titled LP in late October on Erased Tapes. The album, made in Reykjavík, was recorded “using acoustic instruments next to a variety of synthesisers, drum machines and tape delays”. Live drumming, a string… Read more »

Posted on August 6th, 2014

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