post punk

Irish DIY veterans BATS and Jogging gear up for return albums with new singles

Both groups were an integral part of Ireland’s DIY scene during the noughties.

Cork’s post-punk community remembers Nun Attax vocalist Finbarr Donnelly with reunion gig

The original wave of Irish post-punk is rightly being remembered well in recent times, with…

Dublin post-punk magazine VOX remembered in new anthology release

All fifteen issues from 1980 to 1983, in one hardback volume and with new essays, releasing this month via Hi-Tone Books.

Premiere: Stano’s ‘White Field (In Isis)’ was so ahead of the curve in 1983’s Ireland

All City Records are reissuing a forward-thinking album by one of the country’s most enigmatic artists.

A Litany of Failures Vol. II: Irish indie, post-punk and DIY bands compilation announced

Community compilation accompanied by brand-new video from Dubliners Postcard Versions

First listen: The Jimmy Cake’s massive new album ‘Tough Love’

Dublin experimental veterans The Jimmy Cake today unveil their new album, Tough Love, in full,…

Album of the week: Strange Passion – Explorations in Irish Post Punk, DIY and Electronic Music 1980-83

My second hand knowledge of post-punk from the early ’80s comes almost entirely from Simon…

Strange Passion – A compilation of Irish post-punk, DIY and Electronic music 1980-83

Curated by former Maximum Joy and current B-music DJ Darren McCreeesh, Strange Passion is a…