First Listen: Elaine Mai & Loah – ‘Waiting To Breathe’

The Mayo electronic producer Elaine Mai is about to release her long-awaited debut album Home…

New Music Friday Edit: The best new tracks released

New music from Peggy Gou, Self Esteem, Loah, Damon Albarn, Priya Ragu, Angel Olsen, Dave, Stormzy, Orla Gartland, Jungle, Aoife Nessa Frances, Peyton, Billie EIlish.

Wyvern Lingo’s Radio Somewhere “radio fantasy hour” @ National Concert Hall this Wednesday features guests Loah and Denise Chaila

Wyvern Lingo are playing a special live stream show this Wednesday evening June 23rd from…

Loah turns 1920s Eva Gore Booth poem into song on ‘The Body To The Soul’

Loah has used this stop-gap year in her career and personal life to explore a…

Loah & Bantum drop Sweet Sorrow EP with Kylie cover & ‘NGLA’ video

Loah and Bantum have released four tracks they have collaborated on together with a special…

Nialler9 Podcast: Kevin Morby’s depiction of a Middle American twilight

It’s Episode 110 of the Nialler9 Podcast with Niall and Andrea and with Lockdown 2 having begun we are taking a transportive trip to the American midwest with Kevin Morby, and focus on the good things.

Nialler9 Podcast: Loah & Bantum talk 2020 and Future Islands are in retrograde

This week’s episode we chat to close collaborators Loah & Bantum about their 2020 experiences, review the sixth album from the Baltimore synth-pop band, swoon over Julia Jacklin’s lyrics, Dre takes up knitting, Niall doesn’t have COVID and Pepe the Frog is in the mix somehow.

First listen: Loah & Bantum – ‘NGLA’

The partnership of Irish Sierra Leonean singer-songwriter and Cork producer Ruairi Lynch AKA Bantum continues…

Handpicked new tunes released today: Róisín Murphy, Foals, Billie Eilish, Loah, Lone, Travis Barker & Run The Jewels & more

Friday is release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…

Nialler9 Podcast: Black Irish creatives speak up on racism & inequality in Ireland

Instead of our regular podcast, you will hear, in this order – the voices from the protesters on Monday along with words of Black Irish musicians and creatives Erica Cody, Loah, Denise Chaila and Amanda Ade.

Watch Irish bands fly the flag at KEXP sessions at Iceland Airwaves

The new music festival Iceland Airwaves is happening again in Reykjavik and our man Simon…

Premiere: Love & Identity go hand in hand in video for Loah & Bantum’s ‘Summer Of Love’

The music video is directed by Janna Kemperman.

Bantum and Loah team up again for dancefloor bounce Summer Of Love

Bantum and Loah are back for the newest in an extensive line of collaborations between…

Bantum & Loah link up once again on ‘April Brave’

With help from Ellius Grace, Joe Furlong, SENU, Fehdah and Wastefellow.

Fehdah and sister Loah team up on the dense and swirling ‘Buffer Fly’

Fehdah plays with fiya.

Premiere: Loah’s remix EP comes to a close with Elaine Mai’s uplifting dance remix

The final remix in the series offers upbeat hope in a melancholy dance remix.

Premiere: Kormac brings an electronic edge to Loah’s ‘Cortège’ in new remix

The fifth of six Loah remixes we’ve been premiering on the site.

God Knows, Bantum, Ben Bix & Dunny have all teamed up on this Loah remix

This week’s Loah remix features the superb God Knows from Rusangano Family.

Loah’s ‘Unveiled’ gets a brooding ambient mix from Meltybrains? producer The Line

This is the third of six remixes we are premiering up to Christmas.

Premiere: Plant Food gives Loah’s ‘The Bailey’ a heavy dose of trip-hop.

The second in the six part Loah remix series we’ll be premiering on the site.