Nialler9Bestof2013-08

Here are the first results of the Readers’ Poll showing your favourite gigs, videos, EPs, international albums and remixes of 2013. Thanks for all the votes. Albums and songs results to follow.

Artwork by Fatti Burke.

Readers’ favourite Irish gigs

  1. David Byrne and St. Vincent (Electric Picnic)
  2. Sigur Ros (The 02)
  3. The National (Cork, Live at the Marquee)
  4. Le Galaxie (Electric Picnic)
  5. Enemies (Button Factory)
  6. Grizzly Bear (Iveagh Gardens)
  7. Out On A Limb 10th Anniversary Gig (Dolans, Limerick)
  8. Queens of the Stone Age (The O2)
  9. Shellac (Whelans)
  10. Vampire Weekend (Longitude)

Readers’ favourite Irish videos of 2013

  1. Hozier – ‘Take Me To Church’ / Director: Feel Good Lost
  2. Bouts – ‘Pliable Me’ // Director: Spice Burger
  3. Le Galaxie – ‘Lucy Is Here’ // Directors:  Greg Corcoran (gregcorco.com) & Steve Mac Devitt
  4. The Radioactive Grandma – ‘Don’t Look Down’ // Directors: The band.
  5. James Vincent McMorrow - ‘Cavalier’ // Director: Aoife McArdle
  6. Villagers – ‘Nothing Arrived’ // Director:  Alden Volney.
  7. Idiot Songs – ‘Villages of Ether’ // Director: Kevin McGloughlin
  8. Funeral Suits – ‘We Only Attack Ourselves’ // Director: Jonathan Irwin
  9. Ghost Maps – ‘Vanilla’ // Director: Michael Sugrue
  10. Little Green Cars – ‘The John Wayne’ // Director: Stephen Walsh

Readers’ favourite Irish remixes of 2013

  1. Liza Flume – ‘Poison’ (Daithí Remix)
  2. Mano Le Tough – ‘Please’ (New Jackson Remix)
  3. Daithí – ‘Chameleon Life’ (Elaine Mai Remix)
  4. Ellie Goulding - ‘How Long Will I Love You’ (EMBRZ Remix)
  5. White Collar Boy – ‘SUUU’ (Frank B Remix)

Readers’ favourite Irish EPs of 2013

  1. MMOTHS – Diaries
  2. Harrison & The Devil – Cat Matters
  3. Hozier – Take Me To Church
  4. Young Wonder - Show Your Teeth
  5. Forrests – Wilder

Readers’ favourite club nights

  1. Somewhere? - The Workmans Club, Dublin
  2. Hidden Agenda – The Button Factory, Dublin
  3. Strange Brew - Roisin Dubh, Galway
  4. Mother – Copper Alley, Dublin
  5. POGO - Twisted Pepper, Dublin
  6. Bruce Willis - The Lost Society, Dublin
  7. Crush - Lafayette, Dublin
  8. Forza Italo - The Odessa, Dublin
  9. Junior Spesh – Twisted Pepper, Dublin
  10. Movements - Button Factory, Dublin

Readers’ favourite international albums

  1. The National – Trouble Will Find Me
  2. Arcade Fire – Reflektor
  3. Arctic Monkeys – AM
  4. Disclosure – Settle
  5. My Bloody Valentine – MBV
  6. HAIM – Days Are Gone
  7. Bill Calahan - Dream River
  8. Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
  9. Jon Hopkins – Immunity
  10. Biood Orange – Cupid Deluxe

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