Skip to day: Tues | Wed | Thurs | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon Ticket giveaways: Sunday: Krystal Klear @ The Academy (11pm, €20) Sunday: Onra @ The Sugar Club (10pm, €10/12) How to enter ticket comp – Email [email protected] with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along with your full… Read more »
BBC Radio One DJ and Dubliner Annie Mac is coming back home for a show in Twisted Pepper on December 3rd for a DJ set. Tickets are €19.90 plus fees on sale now from Ticketmaster. Meanwhile, the DJ’s latest AMP compilation is out on Friday and features tracks from Tiga, Disclosure, Jungle, that Ten Walls… Read more »
Choice Cuts are bringing Flying Lotus to Vicar Street next year for a full live band A/V show on April 19th. Tickets €27.50 plus TM fee (€30.40) are on sale this Friday at 9am from Ticketmaster. New album You’re Dead is one of his best – a psychedelic jazz electronic bumper release. EU tour dates… Read more »
This is no surprise due to the demand for the band’s weekend show in Whelan’s but Glass Animals have announced they’ll be back in Dublin for a gig in The Academy on Saturday March 14th. Tickets on sale Wednesday at €17 plus fees from Ticketmaster. Read my review of their excellent album Zaba.
If you’ve a spare hour and you’ve not listened to it yet, I would suggest spending the next 60 minutes listening to Iggy Pop give his recent BBC Music John Peel Lecture. The old punk and BBC 6 music presenter’s speech from the UK Radio Festival is entitled Free Music in a Capitalist Society, takes… Read more »
Jessie Ware’s second album Tough Love is out in the world now and as a result, we’ve got some tour dates. It was announced today that she’ll play The Academy, Dublin on January 21st and Mandela Hall, Belfast the night before on January 20th. The singer last played The Sugar Club in Dublin in 2012. Tickets… Read more »
Royal Blood move on up to bigger venues next year with the announcement of two Irish gigs next March 2015. The rock duo play Ulster Hall, Belfast on March 8th and Olympia Theatre, Dublin on March 9th. Tickets are on sale Friday at 9am costing £21.50 incl. booking fee / €30.40 incl. booking fee from ticketmaster.ie and are… Read more »
Sad news. According to The Black Dog and via FACT, Mark Bell of LFO has passed away, due to complications which arose after an operation. The electronic musician was well-known for his influential work as one-half of LFO who released three albums on Warp Records: 1989’s Frequencies, 1996’s Advance and 2001’s Sheath which Bell made… Read more »