Brendan Canty talks about the pivotal Hozier video he made this year and gives us his personal favourites.

Over the last two years we’ve been making many music videos, all the while constantly pushing ourselves to improve and expand our skill-set while experimenting with both abstract and narrative forms. We’ve had great success working with many amazing artists and music labels. But this year I found out just how powerful music videos can… Read more »

Posted on December 19th, 2013


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Rap and bass-music heavy playlist plus a sweet Xmas mix.

Dublin bass promoters !Kaboogie kicked off a more electro-orientated club night called People Are Saps this year. Declan aka Sixfoot Apprentice is one of main crew and here he gives us his top 10 tracks of the year. Something good for everyone. 1. Chance The Rapper – ‘Everybody’s Something’ feat. Saba & BJ The Chicago… Read more »

Posted on December 18th, 2013


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The Dublin label and shop share their favourites...

All City Records have put out their end of year mix courtesy of DJ Tu-ki featuring 39 tracks that made their year including the likes of MachineDrum, Madlib/Freddie Gibbs, Lapalux, Pusha T, Mano Le Tough, FKA Twigs, Frank B, Laszlo Dancehall, El-P / Killer Mike, Laurel Halo, Addison Groove, Special Request and more. It’s a… Read more »

Posted on December 18th, 2013


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Pharrell, New Jackson, Busta, Daniel Avery, Somadrone, Todd Terje, Lethal Dialect, Sampha, Fight Like Apes and... ZZ Top?

The 30 tracks that made the month of music awesome in a Soundcloud playlist with links to where you can find the track. The 30 tracks: Pharrell – ‘Happy’ Busta Rhymes feat. Q-Tip – ‘Thank You’ New Jackson – ‘Of A Thousand Leaves’ Daniel Avery – ‘Drone Logic’ Somadrone – ‘Reckoning’ Katharine Philippa – ‘Pawns’… Read more »

Posted on December 3rd, 2013


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A$AP Ferg, Blood Orange and Friends, Daithí, Fight Like Apes, Ikonika, Future Brown plus more.

10 songs you should hear right now… 1. Todd Terje – ‘Spiral’ Norway disco don gives us another one-two slow motion punch of elongated synth-disco. It’s hard to pick a winner between the two new tracks at the moment but ‘Q’ is just shaving it by a hair. 2. Daithí – ‘Case Closed’ ft. Senita… Read more »

Posted on November 29th, 2013

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The best tracks of the site's lifetime in Spotify and Deezer playlists.

As Nialler9.com is celebrating eight years in existence this month, I thought it’d be a good idea to put together a Spotify playlist of some of the best tracks of the last eight years. That task was pretty momentous so I went back to through the Best Of Lists posted every year and supplemented those… Read more »

Posted on November 27th, 2013




Daniel Avery, Planningtorock, Erol Alkan, Mano Le Tough, Cut Copy, Disclosure and Nile Rodgers, Jamie xx and more.

10 songs you should hear right now… 1. Daniel Avery – ‘Naive Response’ A towering debut of anthemic dance music from London producer is this week’s album of the week. It’s hard to get away from the brilliance of the title track ‘Drone Logic’ but ‘Naive Response’ also comes close. Positively robotic. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wsAVOjhi_-4 2. Mano… Read more »

Posted on November 22nd, 2013

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