snakehips

London production duo Snakehips have teamed up with singer Sinead Harnett, who has collaborated with Disclosure, Ryan Hemsworth and Rudimental, for a head-nodding beat summer jam, perfect for rolled down windows and hot-baked leather arm rests. The single is out on August 22nd but should be rush-released immediately so it can be played in summer… Read more »

Posted on June 24th, 2014

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jamie

Jamie xx has followed up ‘Sleep Sound’ / ‘Girl’ with a new single (already on iTunes) entitled ‘All Under One Roof Raving’. “I wanted to make something I could play out when I got home that reminded people of how good home is,” Jamie told Annie Mac last Friday. The song samples Mark Leckey’s 1999… Read more »

Posted on June 24th, 2014

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spies

One of the most promising young rock bands in Ireland, Spies, are back with a new single called ‘Moosehead’, which is released in August. The song takes the band’s modus operandi of indie-rock and stretches it into fuzzier more-expansive shapes. Production by Rian Trench of Solar Bears/The Meadow helps bring that dynamic. The rhythm section… Read more »

Posted on June 24th, 2014

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txfm

The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen on FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site. Here is last night’s show, a best of 2014.5. Listen: Hour One Listen: Hour Two Hour One Ships -  ‘Space Inside’ Little Dragon  - ‘Paris’… Read more »

Posted on June 23rd, 2014

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playlists

The stylish English/Irish singer Róisín Murphy, has returned with her first new solo material in quite a while. The Mi Senti EP is a six-track collection of classic Italian pop songs of the ’60s and ’70s, featuring five covers and one original. With Murphy, you come to expect the unexpected. Here are ten highlights from an… Read more »

Posted on June 18th, 2014

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weekly

Tracks of the Week playlist 1. Adebisi Shank – ‘Big Unit’ “It’s the sound of the Berlin Wall falling down. It’s the sound of hashtag winning.” And so, Adebisi Shank returns with more bonkers frazzled epic electro rock that sounds like a particularly jaunty parade march in the year 3032. Their third album This Is The… Read more »

Posted on June 13th, 2014

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txfm

The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen on FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site. Here is last night’s show. Pictured: Klo. Listen: Hour One Adebisi Shank – ‘Big Unit’ Daithí Feat. Senita -’ Golden Blush’ Sophie – ‘Nothing… Read more »

Posted on June 13th, 2014

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Well here’s something a bit different. Dear Desert are a brand new Irish band, based in Dublin consisting of Brendan Millar (Futures Apart), Richie Fenton and James O’Donnell (Hush War Cry). Judging by their debut track, the ‘Give It Up’, this is a trio steeped in heart-on-sleeve ’80s pop. There’s an elegant lean to the… Read more »

Posted on June 13th, 2014

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sertone

Liverpool-based Irish producer SertOne has a new EP of Chicago-inspired music called the Mouthful EP, out this week on Fly High Society. It’s a fine collection of beat music, in SertOne’s inimitable style, that is inspired by the Chicago’s Drill & Footwork scene. Listen to the five track release. Also recently loving his Elaine Mai… Read more »

Posted on June 12th, 2014

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