After their stonking Electric Picnic set and their subsequent Mercury Prize nomination, Jungle have been announced for a gig on February 24th 2015 in the Olympia. Tickets are €21 – €25 plus regular fees from Ticketmaster on sale Wednesday. Sign up to their site for early access tickets.
Aussie duo Flight Facilities have been working on an debut album Down To Earth and it’ll come out in October on Future Classic and Glassnote Records. and will feature their singles ‘ClairDe Lune’, ‘Crave You’ and the likes of Reggie Watts, Bishop Nehru, Owl Eyes, Emma Louise, Micky Green, Christine Hoberg, Giselle and Dublin-born singer… Read more »
Norwegian space-disco DJ Todd Terje played at Dublin club Space Camp in January 2007 at Rogue on Dame Street. Stephen Manning, now of Hidden Agenda, who was involved in the club and supported on the night, has posted a recording of that set from seven years ago. Have a listen or download to the set… Read more »
This Saturday, a preview of God Help The Girl, the debut film of Belle And Sebastian’s Stuart Murdoch takes place with a screening of the film followed by a live satellite broadcast of the band’s gig in Edinburgh’s Corn Exchange. The film, called a “pop musical” is about Eve (Emily Browning), a troubled young woman… Read more »
The Berlin-based alt-guitar-pop band Ballet School are coming to the Workman’s Club for a show on Friday November 21st. Tickets ore on sale now for €12.50 ex-fees from Ticketmaster.ie. Belfast’s Rosie Blair sings vocals for the band, who just released their The Dew Lasts An Hour album.
Totally missed this while I was away last week. Makers of the excellent debut album ZABA, Glass Animals are coming back to play a gig of their own in Whelan’s in Dublin on Saturday October 18th. It’ll be the last stop on an extensive tour. Tickets are €16.50 ex fee on sale now. Read the… Read more »
Florence Olivier is a new project from three musicians based in Dublin: Rob Maguire, Blathnaid Healy and Mike Fenton, three members of Clockwork Noise. The band was started with the expressed interest of writing fun summery songs. ‘Future Tense’ is the first result, a catchy indie-electro pop jam. Nice. [ Official site | Facebook |… Read more »
After her return with two killer tracks ‘Let Me Down Gently’ and ‘Uptight Downtown’, La Roux has announced her first show in Ireland in a while with a gig in the Academy in Dublin on Thursday November 20th this year. Tickets are €21 plus fee on sale tomorrow at 9am but I have the first… Read more »
Sylvan Esso, the duo of Amelia Meath (Mountain Man) and Nick Sanborn (Megafaun) have just released their debut self-titled album of charming indie/pop electronic tracks including personal favourites ‘Coffee’, ‘Mama’ and ‘Play It Right’. Good timing so for the announcement of a debut Irish gig too then to happen in the Workman’s Club on Tuesday… Read more »