After ‘Groove Boy’ and ‘Do It Right’, Belfast duo New Portals have posted a superb alt-pop song called ‘Skyline’. Ruth & Mike Aicken’s have been dropping promising electronic pop for a while now and ‘Skyline’ is another indication of their one-to-watch status. It was produced by Matt Weir & Peter McCauley. More to come from… Read more »
Mmoths is gearing up to release his first full-length debut album on March 11th called Luneworks through the labels Because Music/OYAE. in the time since appearing, Newbridge man Jack Colleran’s music has grown in texture and maturity. It feels like the right time for him to release an album after a few years of exploration…. Read more »
Four Tet dropped two new songs yesterday, an A-side and a B-side from two different 12″ releases on his own label Text. Both tracks are collaborations, one with Designer and one with Champion. The latter is my favourite of the two, an exotic rhythm with what sounds like Grimes on vocals. The tracks are making… Read more »
Kildare producer Peter Fleming aka Cinema has a five-track album coming next month called A Night Train to Budapest. He’s shown his talents making electronic music with a string of songs and newest track ‘Time Traveller’ from his album is no different, showcasing his full-bodied percussive electronic rhythms with some guitar licks in tow.
Katharine Philippa is one of my favourite Irish artists and one of the most talented I’ve seen play live. She’s created an excellent mashup cover before this one takes four of Bieber’s songs from his new album Purpose, ‘What Do You Mean’ / ‘Love Yourself’ / ‘I’ll Show You’ / ‘Sorry’ and turns it into… Read more »
Holly Låpsley Fletcher has been working towards her debut with XL Recordings slowly and deliberately since appearing a few years ago. Now that time is here. Long Way Home, the lady’s debut, drops on March 4th. First single ‘Love Is Blind’ adds an extra pop spin to Fletcher’s emotive electronic textures. You can catch Låpsley on… Read more »
Looking for more new music? Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. Updated weekly. Hit the last page for the Soundcloud playlist. 1. Toby Kaar – ‘Snapdragon’ A long-awaited release is almost here. He may have spent five years performing live before releasing his first EP, but Cork producer Toby Kaar’s new tune ‘Snapdragon’ is… Read more »
Boiler Room just posted a mix from James Murphy recorded for the site for August’s Summer Hot Dog event. The mix starts 30 minutes in and people are IDing the tracks in the Youtube comments for you but he kicks it off with the Jonny Aux remix of Shit Robot’s ‘Where It’s At’, Cajmere’s ‘Percolator’… Read more »