Highlights

Life is fine in the second half: Aoife Nessa Frances, David Keenan & The Wolfe Tones (Podcast)

The very first Nialler9 Podcast of the year and decade hosted by Andrea Cleary and Luke Sharkey.

20 new artists to love in 2020

Our favourite picks from the emerging field of new musicians around the world.

5 acts to see at Eurosonic 2020

It’s back to the Netherlands this week for the European new music showcase festival.

The best gigs, clubs & festivals in Dublin this week

Highlights: Whelan’s Ones To Watch, First Fortnight, 070 Shake & more.

Lyndon Stephens of Quiet Arch & Champion Sound has passed away

We are really saddened to hear today that Lyndon Stephens, founder of Quiet Arch Records…

CYNEMA offers some ‘Radio Love’ & late night headline Dublin show

Nialler9 presents a late night live show from CYNEMA at Lost Lane on February 21st.

20 new albums to look forward to in 2020

Are we getting new albums from the xx, Run The Jewels, Frank Ocean, Fleet Foxes, James Vincent McMorrow, Princess Nokia and more?

Here’s the shortlist for the Choice Music Prize this year

The final shortlist of albums eligible to receive the album prize is out.

10 new Irish songs you should hear this week

Tunes from Gráinne Fahy, Numbertheory, Fozsa, Lydia Ford & more.

10 great Music Podcasts to add to your feeds

Bump up your music podcast subscriptions with these 10 great pods.

Daithí, Ships, Bantum & Susan O’ Neill (SON) head up Music Minds 2020 for a weekend of live music and panel discussion this month

The music tech and live performance festival takes place in Hotel Doolin from January 17th-19th.

The best gigs, clubs & festivals in Dublin this week

Highlights: Bowie Fest, First Fortnight, Baliboc & more.

1500 DJs and agencies join the #PlasticFreeParty pledge to remove single-use plastics from their riders

Sustainability hits the DJ booth with support from Richie Hawtin, John Talabot, ANNA, Pete Tong, Honey Dijon, Ben Klock and more.

Coachella reveal full lineup for 2020

Fontaines D.C. and The Murder Capital represent Ireland.

The 100 best songs of 2019

Our favourite tracks of the year with a playlist.

The Nialler9 Podcast Awards

What was the best sax solo of the year? Best rap beat? Worst song of the year? Best Live TV performance? Find out.

The 50 best Irish songs of 2019

With a Spotify playlist of our favourite Irish tracks.

Le Galaxie say goodbye: a short history of Ireland’s premier partystarters of the last 10 years

Irish electronic dance band Le Galaxie announced yesterday that they were done for good. “Hello…

Nialler9’s Top 30 Irish albums of 2019

Our favourite Irish albums of the year.

The Christmas Dublin Gig Guide

Highlights: Dermot Kennedy, 2mnaydjs, Just Mustard & more.