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The Gloaming will return to the National Concert Hall for a run of shows in March 2017 from Saturday 11th March to Tuesday 14th of March. These shows will be their only Dublin shows next year. The band’s second album was premeried here earlier this year. Tickets from €35+ fees go on sale at 10am… Read more »

Posted on September 23rd, 2016

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After the success of Stranger Things, a lot of people responded to it by making mashups and covers (including Tangerine Dream only last week). DJ Yoda was one of the first to respond with his Stranger Things Mixtape which he is now bringing to Dublin’s Wigwam basement on October 30th, Halloween Eve. Tickets are €10… Read more »

Posted on September 22nd, 2016

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David Kitt will release his first solo album in seven years on January 1st 2017. The singer-songwriter has spent much of the last few years operating as electronic producer New Jackson but his focus will return to his original focus when Yous is released digitally on New Year’s Day. As part of the build-up, David… Read more »

Posted on September 22nd, 2016

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After selling out two Bello Bar shows, Wicklow band Enemies have set their sights higher with a big gig in Vicar Street. The band have a new album called Valuables on the way and they’ll play Vicar Street on December 18th. With the imminent announcement of their new album “Valuables”, Enemies will play their biggest… Read more »

Posted on September 22nd, 2016

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Dublin is getting a new medium-sized club space. Hidden Agenda and This Greedy Pig have been working on The Wah Wah Club, which will operate out of the Grand Social. Downstairs will be recalibrated and reworked for purpose but on weekends the club will encompass all three rooms. It’ll feature light installations from Algorithm, a… Read more »

Posted on September 22nd, 2016

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The legendary OG rapper Slick Rick, the man who is known for his nasal raps and classics ‘The Show’, ‘La Di Da Di’ (both with Doug E Fresh) and ‘Children’s Story’ is coming to Dublin as part of a European tour. Choice Cuts are bringing the English-born American rapper over for a show in the… Read more »

Posted on September 21st, 2016

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Interstate is a new club night starting in Eastside Tavern this Saturday September 24th in Eastside Tavern on Leeson Street. The night explores the sound of U.S. cities with each night anchored by DJs Kelly-Anne Byrne, Nialler9 & Michael Pope. It’s free in before midnight and starts at 10pm. €5 after. Sep 24: NYC with… Read more »

Posted on September 20th, 2016

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Kaytranada was announced as the winner of the 2016 Polaris Music Prize last night. The Canadian album of the year was awarded to his debut album 99.9%, by a jury of music industry. He was awarded $50,000 too. Kay won out over albums from Jessy Lanza, Carly Rae Jepsen, Basia Bulat, Grimes and White Lung…. Read more »

Posted on September 20th, 2016

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Last night’s announcement of the winner of the Mercury Prize for UK / Ireland album of the year went deservingly to Skepta for his grime rejuvenating album Konnichiwa. Even better, it was released independently on Boy Better Know, the label he started with his brother JME. As you can see, Skepta was overcome with emotion… Read more »

Posted on September 16th, 2016

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