Irish Music

Tipperary’s Bog Bodies beat a bodhrán for a heavy folk song about access to clean water on ‘The Regime’

Bog Bodies is a Tipperary’s “heavy folk” band formed by Irish singer-songwriter Dan Maher, who…

10 new songs from Irish artists you should hear

Featuring Elephant, Elzzz and Trever, Willzee, Pretty Happy, wtr, Dena Anuk$a, Apollo Monroe, Floor Staff, Cosmic, Arveene, Shamon Cassette, Glen Brady.

9 new songs to love this week: The Nialler9 Weekly playlist

With tracks from Caroline Polachek, Ra Gerra, Vince Staples, Logic1000, Maston, L’Eclair, Foodman, Lala Lala, Dora Jar, Syd.

12 new songs from Irish artists you should hear

Featuring Kettama, Zali, Odd Morris, Caoilian Sherlock, Cooks But We’re Chefs, blondmodel, Jordan Run, AONAIR, Sequence, Nagam, Air Jackson, Parnell March.

15 underrated Irish albums from 2021 so far

At just over the half-way point of the year, It’s time to shine a spotlight…

New Music Friday Edit: The best new tracks released

New music from Peggy Gou, Self Esteem, Loah, Damon Albarn, Priya Ragu, Angel Olsen, Dave, Stormzy, Orla Gartland, Jungle, Aoife Nessa Frances, Peyton, Billie EIlish.

12 new songs from Irish artists you should hear

Featuring Pop Wallace, Ali Comerford, DYVR, 1000 Beasts, Shibashi, NNIC, Maria Kelly, Jellypelt, Skripteh, Boyfrens, Whenyoung, Ria Rua, Moon Paw Print, O’Sullivan.

Listen to Odd Numbers’ The Golden Éire Tapes Vol. 1 featuring 17 Irish rappers

Dublin rapper/producer Odd Numbers‘ is releasing a debut album this week entitled The Golden Éire…

Watch For Those I Love’s music video for ‘To Have You’ set around Shelbourne FC and Tolka Park

The latest video for For Those I Love’s album (directed by Niall Trask), focuses on…

9 new songs to love this week: The Nialler9 Weekly playlist

With tracks from May Rio, Justin Cudmore, Kurtis Wells, Swindle, Loyle Carner, Kojey Radical, JNR Williams, The Altered Hours, Erica Cody, Dreamcast Moe, Mano Le Tough, Flava D.

The best live stream gigs & events happening this week

The best live streamed shows we know about this week. All times are Irish /…

12 new songs from Irish artists you should hear

Featuring T-woc, Jena Keating, John Francis Flynn, Rushes, Carpark, Paper Clap, Tuath, Paddy Mulcahy, Molly Burman, Drew Hall, Franki, Papa Romeo.

Introducing: Pakistani Irish artist Niomí’s soft focus R&B pop music

Who is Niomí? Niomí is singer-songwriter who was born in London with Pakistani and Irish…

Villagers releases ‘So Simpatico’, “a song of devotion” and music video

Following the announcement of his fifth album Fever Dreams, and the release of the song…

Dublin six-piece Loraine Club debut the shimmering psychedelic pop single ‘Desire’

The Dublin band Loraine Club have featured on Nialler9’s Irish tracks a few times in…

Watch Kojaque perform ‘No Hands’ live from the Olympia Theatre in Dublin

Another marquee Irish and international release from last week, was Town’s Dead, the official full-length…

New Music Friday Edit: The best new tracks released today

New music from Tyler, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Saint Sister, SAULT, Kojaque, Soulwax, Sylvester, SG Lewis, Bee Gees, Mick Jenkins, Daniel Avery, Strange Boy, Ra Gerra, bb Sway.

Joshua Burnside and Laura Quirke (Lemoncello) are golden on their collaboration ‘Far Away The Hills Are Green’

Joshua Burnside and Laura Quirke of Lemoncello recently put out a song they wrote together called ‘Taking…

Watch: Chromatic crawl into Smugglers Cave for a resonating Henry Prune performance

Chromatic is a video series capturing musicians in unique places around Ireland. See previous episodes…

Somadrone releases Series A – a 12″ of archival material from 2012 – 2019

Irish electronic musician Neil O’Connor has most recently released a collaborative album as Ordnance Survey…