Nine by 9

Here we have 9 songs which have either creeped into my inbox or which I’ve…

New M.I.A – Boyz

Totally awesome annoying dick Zane Lowe had an exclusive first radio play of M.I.A’s “Boyz”…

Justice – D.A.N.C.E video

Impressive t-shirt action you will enjoy if you get a chance to watch this before…

“Use the laughing bits as a tool to get at my genius”

We’ve all met people like this. Those who are so obsessed with their own god-like…

It takes a Nation of Oprahs…

Since its beginnings in the 70’s, Hip Hop has been scorned and villified in the…

Bjork live on SNL

Some kind of indication of what kind of live setup to expect at Electric Picnic…

Attention! Dry County

Another Irish band who I’m looking forward to releasing their debut album are Dry County.…

TTC playing Dublin in May

French hip hop at its finest (and silliest) TTC will be playing in the Village…

Song of the Week ยป Maximo Park – Our Velocity

I’ve been playing Maximo Park’s “Our Velocity” from new album Our Earthly Pleasures on repeat…

SEBP album launches = Mental weekend

As well as catching shows from EL-P and Joanna Newsom over the weekend, Thursday and…

El-P @ Crawdaddy, Dublin

El-P rocked the house last night in Crawdaddy with a proper hip hop show. I…

Joanna Newsom @ Olympia Theatre, Dublin

A seated performance in Dublin’s most adorned & decorated venue was a perfect setting for…

Contender for Irish album of the year?

You betcha. The debut album from Super Extra Bonus Party is being released this week…

Neon Neon feat. Spank Rock / Har Mar Superstar

The first track from Gruff Rhys (Super Furries) and Boom Bip’s project Neon Neon has…

T-Woc ar an raidio

I’ve really been enjoying T-Woc’s (Alphabet Set) radio show on Raidio na Life of late,…

Nouveau Noise

There is some absolute gems of musical talent coming out of Ireland lately, specifically in…

Bjork: She so crazy..

Cover of her new album Volta… With input from Timbaland, Konono no.1, Mark Bell (LFO),…

Electric Picnic 07 initial line-up

The Beastie Boys* Bjork* LCD Soundsystem* Iggy And The Stooges Jarvis Cocker* The Jesus And…

LCD Soundsystem live @ Electric Picnic

In anticipation for the 6pm lineup announcement, Chris @ Culture Bully has the live mp3s…

Squarepusher, Herbie Hancock and Brian Eno: The Album

As seen on the Electric Picnic forum, a piece of news that is dated from…