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My new music show is live every Thursday from 10pm to midnight on TXFM. Here’s what I played on the most recent show. Listen: Part One | Part Two. Part One Holy Ghost! – Crime Cutz Jay Dee aka J Dilla – Nothing Like This Kelela – Rewind Bantum & Loah – Take it Daithí – Love… Read more »

Posted on February 12th, 2016

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I’ve always been interested in the background players of the music industry. John Hammond, most recently the subject of the new Guinness Made Of More ad campaign, is one such somewhat under-appreciated influencer. As a producer, critic, A&R scout and label man, Hammond was instrumental in the establishment of careers of some serious music legends:… Read more »

Posted on February 12th, 2016

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I’ve spent the entire week walking up to the sound of a web-downloaded compilation from 2007 or so called Donuts Originals featuring the original songs as sampled on J Dilla’s seminal Donuts album. There were tracks from Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye, Dionne Warwick, the Jackson 5, Isley Brothers and Raymond Scott. So I decided… Read more »

Posted on February 11th, 2016

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weekly

Looking for more new music? Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. Updated weekly. Hit the last page for the Soundcloud playlist. 1. Holy Ghost! Crime Cutz DFA’s synth pop and disco dons returned this week. Previewed last night and released today, ‘Crime Cutz’ is a return to form for the New York duo… Read more »

Posted on February 5th, 2016

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My favourite songs of the past month. Get the majority of them as a continuous playlists below on Spotify and Soundcloud. The top songs of the month Fatima Yamaha – ‘Sooty Shearwater, King of Migration’ David Bowie –’Dollar Days’ Katharine Philippa – ‘Bieber’ Anderson .Paak – ‘Put Me Thru’ Toby Kaar – ‘Snapdragon’ Hyphen Hyphen – ‘Just Need… Read more »

Posted on February 1st, 2016

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Looking for more new music? Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. Updated weekly. Hit the last page for the Soundcloud playlist. 1. Jessy Lanza It Means I Love You Shangaan electro-inspired minimal dance on Hyperdub. Katharine Philippa is one of my favourite Irish artists and one of the most talented I’ve seen play… Read more »

Posted on January 31st, 2016

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txfm

My new music show is live every Thursday from 10pm to midnight on TXFM. Here’s what I played on the most recent show. Listen: Part One | Part Two. Part one Miike Snow – Genghis Khan Album of the week: Anderson .Paak – Am I Wrong (feat. ScHoolboy Q) Christine and the Queens – Tilted Saint Sister… Read more »

Posted on January 29th, 2016

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Looking for more new music? Follow the Nialler9 New Music playlist on Spotify. Updated weekly. Hit the last page for the Soundcloud playlist. 1. Katharine Philippa Bieber 4 Bieber songs in one from the Belfast lady. Katharine Philippa is one of my favourite Irish artists and one of the most talented I’ve seen play live…. Read more »

Posted on January 22nd, 2016

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