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Niamh Regan’s favourite songs of 2023

Niamh Regan is a Galway singer-songwriter whose debut album Hemet was one of our favourites…

Negro Impacto’s favourite songs of 2023

Chi-Chi and Strangelove make up the Dundalk duo Negro Impacto who are one of our…

Cian Ó Cíobháin’s favourite songs of 2023

Galway-based DJ and broadcaster Cian Ó Cíobháin has been presenting An Taobh Tuathail weeknights on…

Morgana
Morgana’s favourite songs of 2023

Morgana MacIntyre is the Belfast-born, Dublin-based singer-songwriter and one half of Saint Sister. Striking out…

Anna Mieke’s favourite songs of 2023

The Wicklow folk singer-songwriter Anna Mieke released a fine second album called Theatre last year…

Elaine Malone’s favourite songs of 2023

The Cork artist Elaine Malone released a debut album called Pyrrhic, a long-in-the-offing release, capturing…

Sam Amidon’s favourite songs of 2023

Despite being raised in Vermont, the artist Sam Amidon has a long-standing affinity to Irish…

Jape’s favourite songs of 2023

Richie Egan aka Jape is one of our favourite artists at Nialler9. The Malmö-based Irish…

Ye Vagabonds’ favourite songs of 2023

Diarmuid and Brían Mac Gloinn are brothers in folk who make music under the name…

Jim Carroll’s favourite songs of 2023

Jim Carroll no longer writes about music. You’ll find him on Spotify, Instagram and Twitter .…

Khakikid’s favourite tracks of 2023

Dublin artist Khakikid continues to draw on rap, hip-hop production, soul, R&B and pop to…

Podcast: Our favourite songs of 2023

Episode 235 features Nialler and Andrea Cleary highlighting some of their favourite songs of the…

Junior Brother
Junior Brother’s favourite tracks of 2023

The alt-folk artist Ronan Kealy trades as the musician Junior Brother, and has showcased his…

Ispíní na hÉireann’s songs of 2023

Ispíní na hÉireann are a Dublin trad band with their 2022 debut album The Hard…

Dwayne Woods’ best tracks of 2023

Dwayne Woods is an artist manager and publicist at Butter Wouldn’t Melt. His top three…

Kelly-Anne Byrne: Best tracks of 2023

Kelly-Anne Byrne is a soul and disco-loving DJ queen whose you can finding DJing around Dublin.

Iceland Airwaves: 10 acts we loved from the 2023 festival

Lumo Club’s Simon Roche has been going to Reykjavik for Iceland Airwaves every year for…

The best songs of October 2023

Featuring Kojaque, CMAT, The Last Dinner Party, Sufjan, Floating Points, VTSS, Boys Noize, Future Islands, Earl Sweatshirt, Lil Yachty, J. Cole, Danny Brown, The Mary Wallopers, Serpentwithfeet, Casisdead, ØXN, Aby Coulibaly, Tandem Felix.

Nialler9’s acts to see @ Ireland Music Week

The picks of the bands playing IMW this week.

The best songs of September 2023

Featuring Rachael Lavelle, The Chemical Brothers, Qbanaa, Super Extra Bonus Party, Soda Blonde, Cleo Sol, Octo Octa, Mitski, Barry Can’t Swim, Odd Numbers, Fynch, The Scratch, Jape, Overmono, Mike, Wiki, The Alchemist, Doja Cat and more.