Chromatics: A moody cinematic synth-pop era reaches its closing credits

An obituary to one of my favourite bands and a playlist of their best music.

Here’s a 100-song Halloween playlist of darkwave, horror and synth tracks

It’s Oíche Shamhna, Halloween tonight as we’ve been sharing some spooky music all day from…

Seven years on, Chromatics release a new album that’s not Dear Tommy

Closer To Grey is an album of all new material.

Chromatics set to play first Irish gig since 2013

Desire and and In Mirrors are on support.

12 new tracks you need to hear this week

New music from Skinner, Stats, ELLLL, Tourist, Chromatics, Jessie Ware included.

7 new songs you should hear this week

The most essential tracks of the last week handpicked by the Nialler9 team. Subscribe to…

Chromatics reveal new song from long-delayed Dear Tommy album

Dear Tommy is the Chromatics album that was due so long ago . Originally announced…

Listen back to last night’s Nialler9 TXFM show

My new music show is live every Thursday from 10pm to midnight on TXFM. The show starts…

The best tracks of the week playlist

This week, songs that impressed came from Cork’s The Hard Ground, LA R&B singer Kelela…

The 10 best tracks of the week

See the last page for a Soundcloud playlist of all the tracks. Looking for more…

Listen back to the latest Nialler9 TXFM show

As broadcast last night, as it is every Thursday from 10pm to midnight TXFM. This…

Download some unreleased music from Chromatics, Glass Candy & Johnny Jewel

Over the last week, Johnny Jewel has posted some unreleased stuff from his various projects…

Hear Chromatics’ Nat Walker remix Funeral Suits

Chromatics and Desire band member Nat Walker has remixed ‘All Those Friendly People’, one of…

Listen to Benji B’s soundtrack special show & Spotify playlist

Last week, my favourite radio DJ Benji B’s had a Soundtrack Special where he indulged…

Free download: Italians Do It Better – After Dark 2 compilation

It’s kind of bizarre than Johnny Jewel would choose to give away After Dark 2,…

Chromatics & Glass Candy are playing Dublin

Chromatics are the makers of my album of 2012 and they have finally been announced…

Chromatics – ‘Cherry’

A coolly-atmospheric new track from Chromatics. You get the feeling Johnny Jewel has vaults of…

Listen to an album’s worth of material from Chromatics’ Kill For Love sessions

We knew that Johnny Jewel and co. had recorded a lot more than what appeared…

Chromatics – ‘Looking For Love’

Taken from the full 17 minute (!) version, here’s the new one from Chromatics which…

Download a remastered version of the original Italians Do It Better compilation After Dark

Italians Do It Better’s Johnny Jewel posted a remastered downloadable mix version of the label’s…