Recommended Albums & Releases

Kindness-Otherness

Kindness
Otherness

Adam Bainbridge dials down the dance and escalates the emotion on album #2.

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Mr Twin Sister
Mr Twin Sister

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

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Caribou
Our Love

Affirmative heart-on-sleeve dancefloor psychedelia.

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Aphex Twin
Syro

Richard D James reasserts his electronic mastery.

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Alt-J
This Is All Yours

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

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Hozier
Hozier

Darkness lies beneath that powerful new voice.

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Sinkane
Mean Love

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

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Diamond Dagger
Estate Crudele

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

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The Bug
Angels & Devils

Dancehall atmospherics and agitation in two parts.

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The Derevolutions
2014

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.

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FKA Twigs
LP1

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

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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 »

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Listen to the new Booka Brass Band track – ‘Nute’

The band play Button Factory with special guests tonight.

In recent months, Booka Brass Band have become the party band of choice thanks to rousing performances at Electric Picnic, our recent Happenings gig and last week’s first of two Button Factory gigs where they brought out Paul Noonan from BellX1 as a guest. Tonight, they’re doing it all again with special guest appearances from… Read more »

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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 »

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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 »