Podcasts & Premieres

Podcast #007: Prince memories, Arcade Fire in Dublin, Cardi B & more

It's the second anniversary of Prince's untimely death so we talk to three big Prince fans, review the Arcade Fire Dublin gig and Cardi B's new album.

It’s the second anniversary of Prince’s untimely death so we talk to three big Prince fans, Ruairi Lynch (Bantum), Kelly-Anne Byrne (Today FM) and Tim O’Donovan (Buffalo Woman) about their love of the the Purple One as the second anniversary of his death approaches this Saturday, We’ll be marking the occasion at Lumo on Saturday… Read more »

Podcast #006: Le Galaxie interview, Unknown Mortal Orchestra & Kojaque

Plus Niall and Ellen talk new albums and tracks.

After a week off, the podcast returns with an interview with Le Galaxie ahead of the release of their long-awaited album Pleasure this week. We chatted to them assimilating a new band member into an existing group, the actual release of the album and its delay since it was recorded in 2016. Niall and Ellen… Read more »

Podcast #005: Electric Picnic, AE MAK, RBMA, Young Fathers

Plus Niall and Ellen talk new music from Young Fathers, Sigrid, Soccer Mommy...

This week’s episode features Aoife McCann and Dan McIntyre from AE MAK talking about being accepted to Festival Republic’s ReBalanced programme – a new initiative that aims to address the gender imbalance in the music industry. Dan meanwhile, discusses his just-announced acceptance to the Red Bull Music Academy later this year in Berlin. Niall and… Read more »

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My favourite albums from Q1 of 2018 from January to March.

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Soft Boy producer and rapper impresses with this short release chronicling the life of a deli-worker.

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Black Panther

This curated soundtrack is more than just a Marvellous marketing tie-in.

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Between The Bed and Room

The album launch takes place this Friday at The Grand Social.

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All Melody

The lush album is out on Friday.

Cork lo-fi producer learns to stop worrying and love the bomb

Prodigious songwriter and producer starts 2018 with his latest DIY full-length.