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Bon Iver’s i,i lands on streaming services a full three weeks early

You can listen to the whole thing in full right now.

Premiere: Basciville balance life with the macabre in new single ‘Unreturned’

There’s a strong gothic feeling to the Wexford brothers’ new single.

Premiere: Strawman & The Jackdaws get cosy in video for ‘Precious Star’

The alternative folk band add a video to their lead single after just wrapping up their first national tour.

Premiere: Music & motion blur in the video for Anna Mieke’s new single ‘Creature’

The single is taken from Mieke’s forthcoming Idle Mind LP.

Premiere: Gráinne Cotter mixes jazz and folk influences with David Bowie’s spacesuit in ‘Shadows’

The artist also announced an Irish tour kicking off in April coinciding with the release.

Pioneering Irish free jazz, folk and fusion finally explored in the latest Allchival compilation

Dublin reissue specialists continue to broaden a new generation’s understanding of homegrown music with help from Peter Curtin and others.

Filmmaker Myles O’Reilly showcases new Irish folk and trad in ‘Backwards to Go Forwards’

Following the success of bookers/promoters Islander Music’s Quiet Lights weekender in Cork last year, and…

Vermont folk singer Sam Amidon announces Irish dates

Having released a new collaborative EP 3 Songs For J/H  with Sam Gendel in March of…

The Spook of the Thirteenth Lock are releasing a full-length album about the Lockout of 1913

Following a pair of haunting yet accomplished full-lengths, trad/Kraut/proggers The Spook of the Thirteenth Lock…

Seamus Fogarty signs to Domino, releases video for ‘Short Ballad for a Little Man’

UK indie survivor Domino Records has signed Mayo alt-folk exponent Seamus Fogarty, and released a…