Irish Music

Vote: Top Irish albums & EPs 2007

The second annual nialler9 Irish album poll is back after last year’s success! 2006 saw…

Sarsparilla – Karahee

Nialler has fled the country in the wake of ponytail-gate, so this gives me the…

nialler9 Podcast #9: November

Well, myself and Aoife are heading off to Poland for the week so we are…

Jape signs to Co-op label

After the folding of V2, many artists were left to find a new home. Thankfully…

The Go! Team, Cadence Weapon and the marketing sharks

Where to start with last night’s gig? Let’s start with the positive. The Go! Team…

Song of the week: The 64 Tide

From Naas, Co. Kildare comes this capacious instrumental track from Liam Trappe. Strings peak and…

Sugarlips festival

Just a heads up on a festival happening in Bray this Friday and Saturday. There…

Ticket Giveaway: Halfset, Dry County and Carly Sings

One Irish album release I’m looking forward to in 2008, is Halfset’s Desire Lines (tentative…

Terrordactyl EP launch

Before Shape of Broad Minds, Friday began with the Terrordactyl EP launch. Unfortunately, Super Extra…

Scotch Egg / White Mice cancel.. gig goes on!

Apparently the tour manager did a runner with the van, gas money, and contacts in…

Terrordactyl EP launch tonight

One of my favourite new Irish bands Terrordactyl are releasing their debut EP tonight in…

nialler9’s compendium of new Irish Music Blogs

With so many popping up over the last six months or so, I found it…

Hear new songs from The Jimmy Cake!

Judging by the version of The Jimmy Cake’s new album that Aoife played to me,…

Colz Halloween Special Dubstep mix

So it’s Fright Night tonight and there’s no better soundtrack to repelling little monsters at…

Free and Legal: Bluebottle Farm, Margaret Noble, Fringe

A couple of new free Acroplane releases for your perusal now. Acroplane is a net…

!Kaboogie Friday night

I nearly didn’t make it to The Bug and Warrior Queen on Friday. Post-work apathy…

Roísín Murphy: Perfect Pop

Roísín Murphy’s second solo album Overpowered was released in Ireland last week and it is…

Jape – Floating video

While we wait for the rest of the world to catch up with what’s happening…

I can’t f**kin wait for this…

Friday 21st November. Tripod. THE GO! TEAM CADENCE WEAPON SUPER EXTRA BONUS PARTY I cannot…

Cian O Ciobhain / Shock Podcast

Great tracklisting on Shock’s new podcast compiled by An Taobh Tuathail/SiSi host Cian O’Ciobhain. Includes…