Gig update: White Collar Boy’s Merrion Square party, Slow Magic, Ham Sandwich, Mumblin’ Deaf Ro & Mitchelstown Caves

White Collar Boy are hosting a party in Merrion Square to celebrate…

Watch Twinkranes perform two new songs in their Blackpitts rehearsal space

Twinkranes released a debut album Spektrumtheatresnakes, in 2009 but they pop up…

Irish week: Skinny Wolves’ top 5 Irish acts right now

All this week, we’re having guest posts from various people involved in…

Nialler9 Irish albums of 2009 poll results

Below you will find the countdown of the 30 albums that got the highest number of votes in the Irish album poll. There are some surprises in there to me. The number one album on the list actually won by a fair few points in the end. In a year where there was no clear favourite, it’s interesting to see such an album top the list. A few of the albums charted quite highly considering they were only released in the last month or so.

Vote for the top Irish albums & songs of 2009

It’s been another great year for Irish music in my estimation. Releases…