Podcasts & Premieres

Premiere: Kid Karate return with ‘No Way’

The Dublin trio sound refreshed on their new single due February 20th.

Kid Karate dropped a debut album last year but the sense that there was a better album on the way at the time was palpable. Now, Kevin Breen, Steven Gannon and Ian McFarlane have returned with some new music – ‘No Way’, a new single due on February 20th and it’s a confident return, taking… Read more »

Premiere: For Foresters address the shock of parental sickness on ‘Towels’

The Donegal band deliver an emotional debut single.

For Foresters are a Donegal/Dublin band who impressed me last year with the live video for ‘Bath’. ‘Towels’ is the band’s official debut single and it’s a devastating song about shocking news, specifically the about vocalist Gabriel Paschal Blake’s mother and the experience of being told by his father that she had cancer. “We cried… Read more »

Listen to The 202s new single ‘Up In Thin Air’

The Irish band return with a new EP & Jape remix; hear the lead track.

Six years after the release of their debut album which drew favourable reviews and comparisons to Stereolab and Broadcast from yours truly, the 202s returned last year with ‘Oh My My’. This month, the trio return with a new four-track EP next week which will feature a Jape remix and will be available from Bandcamp…. Read more »

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