Highlights

Italians Do It Better release volume 3 of After Dark

It may have been teased earlier this week, but the fact we’ve been waiting about…

Handpicked new tunes: Hot Chip with Jarvis Cocker, Julien Baker, JYellowL, Laoise, Caribou…

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

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.

9 new Irish songs from emerging artists you should hear

New music from Alicia Raye, ELKAE, Animal Party, EFร‰, DYVR, Jack Rua, IN-IS, Indistinct Chatter, Sal Dulu.

Stevie G drops modern Irish soul mixtape

Cork’s finest DJ, radio presenter and producer Stevie G has put together a near two…

“It’s just numbers and stats til it’s your life” – Watch For Those I Love’s video for ‘Top Scheme’

David Balfe’s ย For Those I Love project gets closer to a larger re-release today with…

The Mary Wallopers announce Halloween night live stream gig

The Mary Wallopers have announced a live streamed gig on Saturday October 31st on Halloween…

Rosie Carney has covered Radiohead’s The Bends in full

The Donegal artist Rosie Carney has covered Radiohead’s 1995 album The Bends in full and…

Watch Run The Jewels perform RTJ4 in full for Adult Swim show

In what will be the closest you’ll get to hearing Run The Jewels live this…

Handpicked new tunes: Lana Del Rey, Orla Gartland, Ten Past Seven, Boots & Kats, Sharon Van Etten, The Vision…

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

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.

Watch Erica Cody’s video for her new R&B bop ‘Calculated’

When not showing up for the black Irish community to illuminate the conversation around Black…

7 new Irish songs from emerging artists you should hear

New music from Dark Tropics, Lucy Gaffney, Travi The Native, Paper Clap, Synthia Nixon, Lydia Ford ,Sara + Greg Tisdall.

Budget 2021: An overview of live music, arts and entertainment funding announced

It’s been an unforeseen 12 months since we last discussed the Budget in regards to…

The 25 best songs of the month

The best of September 2020.

Handpicked new tunes: Anderson .Paak, Roosevelt, Nealo, Erica Cody, Channel Tres, Fia Moon & more

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

Nialler9 Podcast: Ailbhe Reddy’s personal debut album in review

On this week’s pod we have some surprise guests from chimney sweepers who interrupt the recording process more than once. Welcome to the home office. We review Ailbhe Reddy’s debut album, discuss new Bicep, Kynsy, Bon Iver guests on a track and we talk Eddie Van Halen’s legacy.

10 of our favourite new songs this week

Music from Ultraflex, Mansur Brown, Keeley Forsyth, Anna B Savage, PVA, Arp Frique, Purity Ring, Dan Kye, Babeheaven & more.

Chromatic & Maija Sofia haunt The National War Memorial Gardens during performance of ‘The Gold Shoes’

Chromatic are an Irish film collective who specialise in capturing once-off, boutique live performances from…

Introducing: Newry 18-year-old Lauren Ann has the grunge pop smarts on ‘How It Works’

The North of Ireland has always been a hotbed of guitar and rock music, usually…