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Sufjan Stevens
Carrie & Lowell

A difficult album about grief and estrangement wrapped up in beauty.

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The Go! Team
The Scene Between

Plus win a signed copy of the album on vinyl.

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Twin Shadow
Eclipse

The 80s throwback indie maestro brings a big pop element to this third album.

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Leo Drezden
Multi-Moment

Prog-rock meets jazz meets celestial electronica on a debut album from new Irish band.

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The King Has Two Horse's Ears

The Kildare musician leaps into contemporary pop-tinted folk.

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Cal Folger Day
Adornament EP

The release is a fine introduction to this American Dublin-based talent.

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Wax Stag
II

Second album from UK producer is a lesson in the importance of limitations.

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Sunken Foal
Friday Syndrome Volume 3

Friday evening excursions into an electronic ether.

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Father John Misty
I Love You, Honeybear

A marquee album about love and cynicism.

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All We Are
All We Are

Brazil, Norway & Ireland combine for some slinky guitar pop.

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No Monster Club
People Are Weird

Bobby Aherne's best album so far, filled with fun bright indie pop songs.

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Jonnie Common
Trapped In Amber

An eclectic endearing album from a wry Scottish realist.

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Nialler9 TXFM show playlist – March 26th

First plays for Le Galaxie, Hudson Mohawke, Fight Like Apes, Girls Names & two from Jamie xx.

As broadcast last night, as it is every Thursday from 10pm to midnight TXFM. Skip past the news 6 minutes in. Part One Alabama Shakes – Don’t Wanna Fight Le Galaxie – Le Club Shamir – Call It Off Teleman – Strange Combinations little xs for eyes – Logical Love Fight Like Apes – Pretty… Read more »

Features & Premieres

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Sleep Thieves on their success with Spotify

The Dublin electro-pop trio have found new audiences through the streaming service.

This is a post written by Wayne Fahy of Sleep Thieves about the band’s largely positive experiences as an independent band with their music on Spotify. As it happens, they are playing RHA tonight.. Over the last few months, the issue of fair royalties for bands and how streaming services such as Spotify, Deezer et… Read more »

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Vinyl Love – 7×7″ set lists from 25 DJs

€4k raised for Marriage Equality in an event celebrating love and vinyl.

I’m delighted to tell you that we raised over €4,000 for Marriage Equality​ yesterday at our Vinyl Love event in the Odessa Club. We had hours and hours of 7″s and 12″s all day. There was a great love of a good tune and a great level of support for the cause. Thank you for… Read more »

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Modern Green – A modern Irish playlist for St. Patrick’s Day

Real Irish music of the last five years. Updated for 2015.

Last year, you all helped me out with creating a modern Irish playlist for St. Patrick’s Day. Like, our Paddy’s Day Unlocked event tomorrow in Meeting House Square, the playlist represents the truly current, the young musicians, the modern Irish musicians who are changing the perceptions of our country’s music at home and abroad. Whether… Read more »