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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Panda Bear in 2014 is a long way from the Panda Bear that made his debut Person Pitch in 2007. That album was nostalgic, sunny and lilting. Since then, Noah Lennox’s music has got increasingly more sharp-edged. Case in point, new song ‘Mr Noah’, is closer to the sound of Aphex Twin’s ‘Windowlicker’ or the… Read more »

Posted on October 23rd, 2014

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Earlier this Summer, Subplots returned as a duo with news of a new album on the way and the song ‘Colourbars’. Said album is now drawing closer from the Irish band and they have announced it will be called Autumning and will be released on January 30th 2015 on Cableattack!! Records. New song ‘Future Tense’… Read more »

Posted on October 22nd, 2014

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Anthony Donnelly’s band Floor Staff have released some fine tracks in the melodic indie atmospheric vein, including the one that has the freaky baby video by Bob Gallagher. In the above video, performed at Elektra Records in Temple Bar, the band perform one of the songs on the recent split single release, ‘Gift Horse’, a… Read more »

Posted on October 22nd, 2014

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Richie Egan and his band will return to releasing Jape records in January 2015 with the release of his fifth album This Chemical Sea, the followup to 2012 Choice Music Prize-winning album Ocean of Frequency. Since that time, Egan has moved his life to Malmo, Sweden where he has been living since 2012, recording and… Read more »

Posted on October 14th, 2014

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New Dublin band Sails (not to be confused with Let’s Set Sail) are a new three-piece formed last year in college studying music. The band, who you previously might have seen as three members of the newly rejuvenated Planet Parade, have their debut single out next week. The song, ‘Lakes’ is an elegant piano chamber… Read more »

Posted on October 9th, 2014

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“We’re in an era when we have the freedom to be completely postmodern in the collage we make, the things we’re inspired by, the sounds we use, It would be boring as hell, lazy, and cowardly to just do what you’ve already done. I did my first record. I don’t need to do it again.”… Read more »

Posted on October 8th, 2014

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“You know this battle can only be won if we are on our knees.” Unidentified priest. So begins the short debut EP from new Dublin rock band Sissy (featuring members of Fag Enablerz and Putrefaction), before launching into ‘Sail & Rail’, a song about going to England to get an abortion with Enya which steals… Read more »

Posted on October 8th, 2014

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