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As broadcast last night, as it is every Thursday from 10pm to midnight TXFM. This week’s album of the week is All We Are’s self-titled album and there are debut plays from Courtney Barnett, Chromatics, Villagers,  Young Fathers, Aesop Rock and others. The first hour delved into dark electronics while the second was a bit indie, a bit… Read more »

Posted on February 6th, 2015

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My favourite songs of the month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlist on Spotify | Soundcloud The songs MuRli  – ‘Both Sides’ (feat. God Knows) Vallis Alps – ‘Young’ Jonnie Common – ‘Crumbs’ Oh Wonder – ‘The Rain’ Jape – ‘Séance Of Light’ Buffalo Woman – ‘U Make Me High’ Bitch Falcon – ‘Wolfstooth’… Read more »

Posted on February 2nd, 2015

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See the last page for a Soundcloud playlist of all the tracks. 1. Tobias Jesso Jr. – ‘Hollywood’ LA singer-songwriter recalls a 70s piano troubadour. Tobias Jesso Jr is a new artist signed to True Panther, who has a debut album called Goon out in March which had production from Chet “JR” White (formerly of… Read more »

Posted on February 2nd, 2015

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As broadcast last night, as it is every Thursday from 10pm to midnight TXFM. This week’s album of the week is Johnnie Common’s Trapped In Amber and we’ve debut plays from Honningbarna, Girlpool, Songhoy Blues, Tobias Jesso Jr and Father John Misty. You can listen live on Thursdays to the show on 105.2FM, online, the iOs app,… Read more »

Posted on January 30th, 2015

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South By Southwest (SXSW), the music industry festival behemoth in Austin, Texas where deals are made and bands are lapped by for gigs and the next stage of their careers, is well into announcing its hundreds of bands to play the festival in March. In among them, is a healthy dose of Irish acts who… Read more »

Posted on January 28th, 2015

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The nominees for the Meteor Choice Music Prize’s Irish Song of the Year have been revealed today. The 10 songs are The Coronas – ‘All The Others’ Delorentos – ‘Show Me Love’ Hozier – ‘From Eden’ Kodaline – ‘One Day’ Kormac – ‘Wake Up’ Little Hours – ‘It’s Still Love’ The Minutes – ‘Cherry Bomb’… Read more »

Posted on January 27th, 2015

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See the last page for a Soundcloud playlist of all the tracks. 1. Jape – ‘Breath Of Life’ A standout from Richie Egan’s fifth just-released album. Richie Egan’s This Chemical Sea is a collection of serene electronic songcraft, aligning songwriting, sonics and production into one cohesive release. ‘Breath Of Life’, which Egan says is the… Read more »

Posted on January 26th, 2015

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As broadcast last night, as it is every Thursday from 10pm to midnight TXFM. This week’s album of the week is Jape’s This Chemical Sea and there’s debut plays from Buffalo Woman, Fort Romeau with New Jackson, Johnnie Common and Natalie Prass. You can listen live on Thursdays to the show on 105.2FM, online, the iOs app,… Read more »

Posted on January 23rd, 2015

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The Meteor Choice Music Prize in association with IMRO and IRMA, will announce the nominees for Irish Song of the Year 2014 next Tuesday 27th. The night will feature acoustic performances from some of the nominated acts as revealed on the night and takes place in the Workman’s Club from 7pm. I have 5 pairs… Read more »

Posted on January 22nd, 2015

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