Highlights: Le Galaxie+Young Wonder, ASIWYFA, Deltron 3030, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, J Rocc, HAIM, The Blades.
If you’re looking for tickets to sold out gigs try #ticketfairy on Twitter. Ticket freebies this week: Thursday: Discovery Gospel Choir @ St. George and St. Thomas Church, Cathal Brugha Street Friday: And So I Watch You From Afar, Ghosts, Tvvins @ Button Factory Friday late show: Nialler9 8th Birthday: Le Galaxie, Young Wonder, Nialler9 DJ set @ Olympia Theatre Saturday: Ocho,… Read more »
Posted on December 10th, 2013
Arpeggiated synths and bass make for a bright experimental cut.
Sean Cooley and Kevin A. Freeney’s output as CLU recently has found the Dublin A/V duo working through a mix of bass music, post-dubstep and deep electronica set to Kevin Freeney’s futuristic neon visuals. For this new track ‘Jade’ taken from a compilation for a French culture magazine The Chemistry, the track uses a fluttering… Read more »
Posted on December 4th, 2013
NYE in one place.
The New Year’s Eve gig announcements are upon us so if you decided to go out on the night here’s what’s on offer so far. Email email@example.com if you’re got a suitable event around the country to add to this. For non-music events hit up Visit Dublin for a guide. On December 30th, there’s also… Read more »
Posted on December 3rd, 2013
Highlights: London Grammar, Yo La Tengo, YHRF's Yule!, The Magician, Escort, Floating Points vs Edan, Little Green Cars, Hozier, John Talabot.
If you’re looking for tickets to sold out gigs try #ticketfairy on Twitter. Ticket freebies this week: Friday: Floating Points vs. Edan the Deejay @ The Sugar Club Saturday: Braids @ The Workman’s Club Sunday: Escort @ Twisted Pepper How to enter – Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the gig above in the Subject line you’re entering for along… Read more »
Posted on December 2nd, 2013
One of the makers of the best albums of November with Drone Logic, Daniel Avery will be over in Dublin with his Phantasy Sound label boss Erol Alkan for a tasty double bill courtesy of Hidden Agenda. The gig takes place on Saturday January 25th in Button Factory. Doors at 11pm and tickets €15 plus… Read more »
Posted on November 28th, 2013
Spoken word and a song built on a bed on synths from the new Dublin band.
Fiction Peaks are a relatively new Irish band consisting of Cillian Kenny, Brian Giles and Joey Doyle. They’re currently recording their debut album Citizens and have only played a handful of gigs around Dublin from what I can see. They had an EP earlier in the year that Eoghan posted about but it seems to… Read more »
Posted on November 27th, 2013
Highlights: Onra + Fort Romeau, We Cut Corners, Baths, For BDK, Mt Scruff, Homebeat 2nd Birthday, Somadrone, Lasertom, Big Dish Go, Beardyman.
The 7-day gig guide to Dublin music and events If you’re looking for tickets to sold out gigs try #ticketfairy on Twitter. Ticket freebies this week: Domino: For BDK @ The Grand Social (Thursday) We Cut Corners, Slow Skies @ The Workman’s Club (Friday) How to enter – Email email@example.com with the gig above in the Subject… Read more »
Posted on November 25th, 2013
Intro track from the forthcoming 1988 album
While Rejjie Snow is getting all the international attention, Lethal Dialect is at the coalface of Irish rap, making music that’s simply better in every way – as a songwriter, rapper, charasmatic performer and authentic figure. LD is a truer representation of what’s going on here on a street level. He’s been working hard on… Read more »
Posted on November 21st, 2013
Remember when Earl Sweatshirt was almost a fable in modern hip-hop? He basically didn’t exist because he was exiled in Samoa in some boot camp for teens or something. He was off becoming a MAN. Anyway, that seems a distant memory now, Earl is back on Odd Future terra firma and his Doris album has… Read more »
Posted on November 19th, 2013