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The Nialler9 new music radio show playlist

Here's what I played on TXFM last night + the listen back links.

The Nialler9 radio show airs live every Thursday night from 10pm to Midnight on 105.2FM TXFM. Like this site, it’s a new music show featuring myself presenting my favourite new tunes. Listen: Part One | Part Two. Part One The Gene Dudley Group –  Inspector Norse Christine and the Queens – Tilted (her performance. on Later)… Read more »

Recommended Albums & Releases


Total Time

Canadian mystics find their pulsating frequency on second album.


A Mineral Love

The kaleidoscopic Warp artist reaches new heights.

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Lisa O'Neill
Pothole In The Sky

O'Neill continues making impressively evocative Irish folk music.

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Rusangano Family
Let The Dead Bury The Dead

A fertile exploration of identity between cultural polarities.

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Sleep Hungry

That feels like it was co-produced by The Prodigy, Sophie and Squarepusher.


Kendrick Lamar
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An unheralded reminder of an artist operating at the top.



The Kildare producer's first album is released today.


J. Cowhie

The Malmo-based Irishman's new album addresses life changes with texture.


The Gloaming

The supergroup's LP is a snapshot of alchemy.


We Are King

Dreamy soul for late-nights and chilled times.


Anderson Paak

A bubbling R&B talent shows us some fresh soul.

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Cian Nugent
Night Fiction

The Dubliner's third album is his sharpest and most vocal yet.

Features & Premieres


Watch the new video for Lynched – ‘Cold Old Fire’

A special director's cut for an Irish song that chimes with the times.

We look for signs that Dublin’s heart’s still beating, That concrete and glass and peelers and mass, they haven’t stopped the people from screaming, Being trapped by all the cameras you’re inclined to stay at home, And forget some songs were written to remind you you weren’t born Lynched sing about realities, often harsh and… Read more »


The Nialler9 Spotify Running Mix

A new monthly mix for your workout.

In a bid to encourage myself to run more regularly, I’ve been focusing more on the soundtrack to my fitness while running. So in effort to increase the commitment, here’s the start of a new Spotify playlist series, the Running Mix. It’ll be updated monthly (or as often as possible). It’ll feature music that is… Read more »


Record Store Day Ireland 2016 – What’s happening in shops

A list of events taking place for Record Store Day.

Artwork: Donough O’Malley/The Public House for Nialler9. Record Store Day, the annual celebration of independent record shops and its stock returns on Saturday and this year, it feels like there’s a lot less focus on the actual Record Store limited releases and more of a focus on the actual physical shops that exist and the… Read more »