Zaska brings all-star cast along for successful debut album It Takes A Village

Max Zaska matures as both a musician and father on his debut LP, writes Luke Sharkey.

Michael O’Shea was an experimental Irish 70s musician who made his own instrument; his debut album has been given a new lease of life

Allchival have reissued his debut which features his unique instrument, a combination of dulcimer, zelochord and sitar.

Bobby Basil’s Isaac Nelson album evolves yet leans on genre tropes

Dublin native Bobby Basil first appeared back in 2015 as one half…

Maggie Rogers major label debut is a safe success

Heard It In A Past Life is the sound of transformation but Rogers isn’t quite finished that process yet.

7 new albums you should listen to: James Blake, Maggie Rodgers, Malibu Ken, Toro Y Moi & more

Our recommended album releases this week.

New albums to look forward to in 2019

We give you the lowdown on some of our most anticipated albums of 2019.

Premiere: Contour shine bright in the dark electronica of their Recesses EP

Plus the group share a 360 video for their new single Krocodial.

Talos announces details of a new album plus shares new single ‘The Light Upon Us’

Far Out Dust will be released on February 8th.

Dermot Kennedy pushes the envelope on new single ‘For Island Fires And Family’

There are shades of early Bon Iver in the Dubliner’s new track.

Luke Sharkey’s 50 Best Songs of 2018

The Nialler9 writer and DDR host goes through his favourite tracks of the year.

The 100 best songs of 2018

Our favourite tracks of the year with a playlist.

Nialler9’s Top 20 Irish albums of 2018

Our favourite Irish albums of the year.

Nialler9’s 40 best albums of 2018

Niall’s 40 favourite albums of the year, ranked.

6 new albums you should listen to: JID, The Redneck Manifesto, Onyx Collective, Earl Sweatshirt & more

Our recommended album releases this week.

Premiere: Plant Food gives Loah’s ‘The Bailey’ a heavy dose of trip-hop.

The second in the six part Loah remix series we’ll be premiering on the site.

8 new albums you should listen to: Anderson Paak, Brainfeeder X, TGTB&TQ, Jeffrey Lewis & more

Our recommended album releases this week.

9 new albums you should listen to: Rosalía, Vince Staples, Thom Yorke, Robyn, Julia Holter & more

Our recommended album releases this week.

Premiere: O Emperor’s bittersweet garage rock opus Jason is streaming here right now.

The Waterford group leave us with a hell of a parting gift.

7 new albums you should listen to: How To Dress Well, Empress Of, MØ, Marcus Woods & more

7 new albums you should listen to: How To Dress Well, Empress Of, MØ, Marcus Woods & more

15 new albums you should listen to: John Grant, Connan Mockasin, Hubbabubbaklubb, Marissa Nadler, Kurt Vile, St. Vincent & more

A bumper week for album releases.