Wild-Beasts-014

Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival takes place across Belfast from May 1st to 11th and some of the names lined up include: De La Soul, Fuck Buttons, Wild Beasts, Shonen Knife, Rubberbandits, The Selecter, Tinariwen, Marc Mulcahy, Jimi Goodwin (Doves), The Third Policeman and the True Detective-theme song artists The Handsome Family. Those are the early… Read more »

Posted on March 6th, 2014

Tags:

Artists: , , ,

go-wolf

Belfast electro-pop trio left a big impression at Belfast Music Week.

Belfast electro-pop trio left a big impression at Belfast Music Week.Having a track featured on a series which in the past has featured the likes of Two Door Cinema Club, Bloc Party, Digitalism, Friendly Fires and Foals, means, a band is probably doing something right. ‘Voices’, a track from Belfast’s Go Wolf was the second… Read more »

Posted on November 19th, 2013

Tags:

Artists:

H6931-Culture-Night-Logo

A national guide to the free events of note on the 21st.

A national guide to the free events of note on the 21st. The annual Culture Night where buildings, museums, galleries and more open their doors to the public for the night is happening this Friday night. Here’s a roundup of all the recommended musical events happening. Free unless stated otherwise.  More to be added throughout the… Read more »

Posted on September 17th, 2013

Tags:

Artists:

1006292_533505326704520_1259399301_n

Belfast brother and sister add that country twinge.

Belfast brother and sister add that country twinge. Belfast siblings Thom and Lucy aka Southern’s harmony folk pop has been making an impression of late. Their new single ‘The World Don’t Shine’ stays true to their second name with some Southern American country twangs and a video made by the pair themselves. As premiered on… Read more »

Posted on August 7th, 2013

Tags:

Artists:

430049_323507764365448_1770208409_n

A former member of the now disbanded Friend?, Belfast multi-instrumentalist Rachael Boyd has been making her own contemporary and richly textured folk-leaning compositions that take in electronic and post-rock sounds for a couple of years now. Her new EP, Too High, arrives on August 6th on Abandon Building. As well as five original compositions from… Read more »

Posted on July 16th, 2013

Tags:

Artists:

bicep

I haven’t been a huge fan of Bicep’s productions in the last couple of years but it’s been interesting to watch these Belfast bloggers cross over into real productions and live shows. Their last single ‘Vision Of Love’ was a big one for many though it was a bit too generihouse to move me. ‘Stash’… Read more »

Posted on April 2nd, 2013

Tags:

Artists: