Podcasts & Premieres

Premiere: The Hot Sprockets – ‘Right Spots’

Dublin soul rockers' return.

Dublin soul rockers The Hot Sprockets have returned with a new single called ‘Right Spots’, the first from an upcoming album. Hear it below as a first listen. The band are increasing their activity in time for summer with a headline show at Opium Rooms on Saturday May 13th. The gig will also feature a… Read more »

Ailbhe Reddy releases surprise 5-track EP – Attach To Memory

The Dublin musician has a lot of UK and Irish live dates coming up.

The Dublin singer-songwriter Ailbhe Reddy is currently excelling at this music thing. Building on last yer’s debut EP Hollowed Out Sea and January’s once-off single ‘Relent’, Reddy has released a new EP which gets a first listen through Nialler9 today. Attach To Memory features four tracks (and one edit) of recent songs recorded in a… Read more »

Premiere: 045 Recordings mark a new generation of Kildare producers with compilation EP

Mix & Fairbanks, Adultrock, Cinema, Conor C & Phare all feature.

As I wrote recently, my hometown of Newbridge, Kildare has clearly punched above its regional weight in the music stakes in recent times. Now, taking its name from the phone area code, 045 Recordings is a group of the new generation of artists from the town who are presenting music together. The first release is… Read more »

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