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6 new Irish songs you should hear this week

This is only a selection of new music – dig into more or follow the…

Vote in the Nialler9 Readers Poll 2014

In association with As is my annual tradition, the Nialler9 Readers’ Poll in association with…

Nialler9’s Readers’ Poll & top Irish albums, songs & EPs of 2013

Artwork by Fatti Burke. 2013 was the year that music really maxed out on time.…

Vote in the Nialler9 Irish album and songs 2012 Readers’ Poll

For the seventh year, it’s over to you to decide the Nialler9 Readers’ Poll for…

Five reasons why Irish trad has been reinvigorated in 2012

Update: A few people have taken issue with my opinions below. Let me just stress…

Nialler9 Readers’ Poll results: New artists & EPs of 2011

I’ve had my say, now we’re kicking off your say in the first results of…

Vote in the Nialler9 Irish album and songs 2011 readers’ poll

Image above courtesy of Nouveaunoise’s artwork. The annual Nialler9 readers’ poll is back. For the…

Monto’s Homegrown mix

A superb mix of Irish-heavy music from promising young Dublin producer Monto. Been hearing good…

Funeral Suits – ‘Colour Fade’ (video)

Funeral Suits are a band who are really finding their own sound at the moment.…

New Goodtime (John) – ‘One Shot’

Formerly Goodtime John, now just Goodtime, John Cowhie returns for a third outing with forthcoming…

Squarehead – ‘Midnight Enchilada’

Squarehead release their 11-track debut album on Richter Collective later this year but before that…

The Bastard – Irish hip-hop FTW!

Back in November 2009, I had a light-hearted look at some of the terrible rap…

Stream Catscars’ debut – Construction

Robyn Bromfiend’s debut album as Catscars, which is called Construction is released on March 4th…

Retarded Cop – ‘Popicalia’

Since we last checked in with Gaz Le Rock aka Retarded Cop, he’s written about…

Listen to Ginnels – the debut album from GPO’s Mark Chester

Have a listen to the debut album from Mark Chester of Grand Pocket Orchestra under…

Nina Hynes
Nina Hynes – ‘In A Million’

A new Nina Hynes track is always welcome around these parts and this one finds…

Video: Daithí – ‘Sleep Like A Stone’

Daithí O’ Dronaí first came to many people’s attention via appearances on TV shows Must…

Download Padraig McCauley & The P Affection’s debut album

Check out this free to download debut album from Naas-based Padraig McCauley & The P…

Cfit – ‘Don’t Sweat The Small Shit’

On those days when the rain incinerates all it touches, we’ll just find a way…

Bearbones new song & video

Bearbones have gifted me two things to share with you all. First up, a new…