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.

Gadget and the Cloud channels the mundanities of the road in video for ‘Too Soon to Say’

After a 2018 that saw her release her debut full-length, play festivals…

Loah’s ‘Unveiled’ gets a brooding ambient mix from Meltybrains? producer The Line

This is the third of six remixes we are premiering up to Christmas.

Premiere: Happyalone hit all the high notes in ‘Haunted’

The trio are our favourite band to come from the ‘video game supernova’.

Yves Tumor’s Safe In The Hands Of Love: the most thrilling avant pop album of the year?

The new album on Warp is a brilliant alternative melodic doom pop record.

Kyoto Love Hotel offer total immersion on debut single ‘Still’

Hear some avant-garde pop music from the new Tipperary duo of Floating Ballroom and Staring At Lakes.

Premiere: Kev Sheridan’s video for ‘Alone In Berlin’ is a must-see for all Boards of Canada fans

Today marks the release of a new track from Irish producer and…

Mmoths returns as J Colleran and the contemporary ambient track ‘O+SOH’

Jack Colleran first appeared as Mmoths as a teenage producer of emotionally-charged…

Cork artist Ghostking is Dead summons the living with ‘Cast Iron’

After being announced this week for It Takes A Village festival, Ghostking…

Listen to a new compilation from a new Irish electronic label Patrúin

Check out this new 12 track compilation from a new Irish label…

Tom Adams’ ‘Time’ is a spellbinding piano ballad

Tom Adams is a Cambridge singer-songwriter and composer with a debut album…

Body & Soul favourites Jambinai release the slow moving beautiful ‘Connection’

The South Korean band Jambinai came to my attention when they played…

Brian Eno has already done two great things in 2017

On January 1st, Brian Eno released his latest excursion into ambient music…

Soft glow Dublin electronica from Mangetout – ‘Falling’

Evenings & Weekends, the subsidiary label of Loud Mouth Collective, has its…

Katie Kim announces release of new album Salt

Waterford musician Katie Kim has announced her new new Salt on October…

Here’s a 10 minute version of the Stranger Things theme song

If you’re like me, you’re currently obsessing over the Netflix TV show…

Let this 18 minute “musical cosmos” from Bray’s El Grey wash over you

Here’s something I don’t come across to often in my new music…

Ryan Vail’s whispered minimal electronics show up in ‘Mirrors’

Following on from the brittle brooding ‘Wounds’, Derry’s Ryan Vail has dropped…

Listen to Forrests’ first EP in two years – Organs

It’s been a quiet couple of years for Dublin duo Forrests on the…

The Nialler9 ambient playlist for sleep & quiet times

I spend most of my day listening to music of all tempos…