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Best irish albums of the year so far.
20 best Irish albums of the year so far

Far from being an exhaustive, solidified list of Irish long form releases at the half way point of the year, what follows is simply 20 albums I have enjoyed from Irish artists in 2024 to date – in no particular order.

New releases out today: Beth Gibbons, Billie Eilish, Carlos Danger, Winter Aid & more

Here’s a rundown of new releases on DSPs and physical releases in record shops this…

Irish Hash Mafia
Rory Sweeney drops Irish Hash Mafia track with Curtisy & Smokey – ‘Roma Chipper Loughlinstown’

Prolific Irish producer Rory Sweeney has an Irish hip-hop mixtape under the pseudonym Carlos Danger,…

Curtisy. Photo: Orla Neiland.
Curtisy drops one of the best Irish rap albums of the year – What Was The Question

The Tallaght rapper Gavin Curtis aka Curtisy has collaborated with Ahmed With Love, Kojaque, Rory…

The 20 best songs of April

Featuring: Jamie xx, Caribou, Babyrose, BadBadNotGood, Curtisy, Sloucho, Fontaines D.C., UTO, Jessica Pratt, John Glacier, Kara Jackson, System Olympia and more.

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10 of the best Irish songs this week

Featuring Balordabreen, Rory Sweeney, Toby Kaar, EMBY, Yard, Keanu The Pilot, Curtisy, Fee Gray, Dream Boy, Stomptown Brass, exmagician, Crutch, Lucy Robinson.

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10 best new Irish tracks of the week

Featuring Sloucho, Rory Sweeney, Ezra Williams, Faxe On Faxe, Blimp, HY:LY, Sean Parnell, Elephant, Anamoe Drive, Pixie Cut Rhythm Orchestra, Blue Whale, Man Like Strange.

10 songs we love this week

Featuring Kojaque, Rachael Lavelle, The Scratch, Future Islands, Yard Act, ØXN, Serpentwithfeet, Rory Sweeney, Ahmed With Love, EMBY, Curtisy, Elaine Mai, Soft Centre, Jordan Nocturne.

12 new Irish songs to hear this week

Feat. Nell Mescal, Offica, Maverick Sabre, Jealous Of The Birds , 1000 Beasts, Malaki, Pastiche, Badhands, Robert John Ardiff, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Peter Vogelaar, XXXX InStereo, Rory Sweeney, Graham, Hikii

The best music of February 2023

Featuring: Lana Del Rey, Caroline Polachek, Youth Lagoon, Men I Trust, Young Fathers, The National, Skrillex, Jessie Ware, Chósta, EMBY, Rory Sweeney, Indigo De Souza, Kate Davis, Sleaford Mods, Two Shell, Qbanaa & more.

12 new Irish songs to hear this week

With Christian Cohle, Rory Sweeney, Curtisy, Siobhán Franks, Sorcha Durham, Sequence, Theo, AikJ, Mount Palomar, Post-Party, 7th Obi, Leila Jane, Echo Northstar.

12 new Irish songs you should hear this week

Featuring Dashoda, Rory Sweeney, Boyfrens, Pretty Happy, Lauren Ann, Coex, Pippa Molony, Diamond Dagger, Cormorant Tree Oh, Monjola, Avelina, Crybabyamy, Owls, Fin.

12 great new Irish songs you should hear this week

Featuring Junior Brother, Cruel Sister,AC3, KhakiKid,Ispíní na hÉireann, Nuxsense, Becky McNeice, Mount Palomar, Joshua Burnside, Somebody’s Child, Ahmed With Love, Curtisy, Rory Sweeney, James Shannon, Noremac, Absentee,Seánie Bermingham.

12 great new Irish songs you should hear this week

Featuring Elaine Howley, TraviS,Ham Sandwich, Adam Mohamed, EDEN, E The Artist, Ahmed With Love, Blind Stitch, Soundspeed, Milk., Siobhán Franks, Coachdog, Rory Sweeney, EMBY, PAGAN.