Recommended Albums & Releases

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Mr Twin Sister
Mr Twin Sister

The Long Islanders hit the reset button and find their dark disco side.


Our Love

Affirmative heart-on-sleeve dancefloor psychedelia.


Aphex Twin

Richard D James reasserts his electronic mastery.


This Is All Yours

One of the most sumptuous records you’ll hear this year.



Darkness lies beneath that powerful new voice.


Mean Love

A balmy global album #3 from the indie-related New York/Sudanese musician.


Diamond Dagger
Estate Crudele

Damien Lynch is back with another collection of fine retro electro.


The Bug
Angels & Devils

Dancehall atmospherics and agitation in two parts.


The Derevolutions

Surf / indie / pop / rap / psychedelic / garage / bright

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Joe Goddard
Endless Love EP

The Hot Chip man's solo material keeps growing in club music stature.


FKA Twigs

The seven stages of FKA twigs: An intimate and uneasy portrait of a real human.


Sleep Thieves
You Want The Night

Review: The Dublin band's second album is a band rejuvenated by new possibilities.

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Listen to this week’s Nialler9 TXFM show

As heard every Thursday at 10pm on 105.2FM.

The Nialler9 TXFM show airs every Thursday night at 10pm for two hours. You can listen live on 105.2FM, online, the TXFM app or if you missed it, on the listen back function on the site, as per below. The show starts six minutes in, right after the news in each hour. Click the buttons to launch the TXFM site autoplaying links. HOUR ONE Jape… Read more »

Features & Premieres


Premiere: Watch the new video for Le Galaxie’s ‘Carmen’ single

The band's new single featuring MayKay is out today.

Last night, Pulse By Absolut put on the first public showing of the new Le Galaxie video in The Academy with a set from the guys, a DJ battle between myself and Ghostboy, a set from Faune, UV art and cocktails and food. Today, we have the ‘Carmen’ video in full to watch as the… Read more »


18 new bands to see at Hard Working Class Heroes

Recommendations to see from the Irish music festival this weekend in Dublin.

From Thursday to Saturday this week, seven venues will be occupied by 104 Irish bands playing the Hard Working Class Heroes festival playing to music fans, interested parties, industry delegates, bands, friends and all sorts. There are free daytime gigs, a convention in the Liberties speed sessions, panels, tech companies, talks and much much more…. Read more »


Minimum Maximum @ Block-T in photos

Le Galaxie, God Knows + Mynameisjohn & Planet Parade played the Nialler9 gig.

Minimum Maximum in Block-T on Friday night was one of the best Nialler9 gigs yet. The no advance warning on the lineup made for a special occasion and our limited capacity was sold out by 9pm as the first band took to the stage. That band, Planet Parade, played their first gig in four years… Read more »