Rock & Alternative

9 great new songs to love this week

With tracks from Hannah Peel, Poté, Dry Cleaning, Pixel Grip, Moullinex, Selma Uamusse, The Line x JFDR, Adam Garrett x MyFault, James K, Elkka more

Nixer’s song ‘Gentrification’ speaks to the experience of many of the young Irish people who have become disillusioned with their hometown

Nixer are a duo whose members make music remotely between Dublin and London, which they…

Soda Blonde announce debut album Small Talk; hear the title song

Dublin band Soda Blonde have announced their debut album Small Talk will be released on…

M(h)aol rebuke male violence against women on ‘Asking For It’ with all proceeds to Women’s Aid Ireland.

The kidnapping and murder of Sarah Everard by a police officer in the UK last…

St. Vincent announces new album Daddy’s Home, hear the first single ‘Pay Your Way In Pain’

Annie Clark has announced that the sixth St. Vincent album Daddy’s Home, the followup to…

5 Daft Punk live sets & DJ mixes that encapsulate the Homework era

After 28 years, The Robots have taken their leave, the an interstellar journey has reached…

Galway’s NewDad are the Irish emerging band to get to know with ‘Slowly’

One of my 40 best new Irish bands of last year, Galway four-piece NewDad are…

9 great new songs to love this week

With tracks from Sven Wunder, Dawn Richard, Ragz Originale, Extra Credit, Moses Boyd, El Michels Affair, Alfie Templeman and more

Handpicked new tunes: Gavindavinci, Syd, Leon Vynehall, For Those I Love, Aby Coulibaly, Biig Piig, Rochelle Jordan & more

Friday is release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…

7 new songs from Irish artists you should hear this week

New music from Cherym, Matthew Harris, Jay Pryor and Chaya, Brídín, Sam Wickens, Four Nights and LazyRevs.

Handpicked new tunes: Benin City, Eomac, Jimi Tenor, Octa Octa, Franki, Doubt, Black Country, New Road & more

Friday is release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…

13 new songs from Irish artists you should hear this week

New music from Theo, Myles Manley, Gaze Is Ghost, Noden, Carrie Baxter, Chósta, Nixer and more

Handpicked new tunes: Squid, Wyvern Lingo, Tom Trago, Olof Dreijer, AMA, Madlib, Kynsy, Somebody’s Child & more

Friday is release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…

Watch Fontaines D.C. perform in a London pub for Jimmy Fallon

Grammy-nominated Fontaines D.C. appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night, in which…

Lauren Ann previews the ’90s-alternative doting single ‘Angel Eyes’

The young Northern Irish artist Lauren Ann made an impression on our listening habits last…

Handpicked new tunes: Billie Eilish & Rosalia, CHAI, Anna B Savage, Madlib, Sal Dulu & more

Friday is release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…

5 great new songs to love this week

Just five great new jams I love this week. See the New Music section for…

Soulwax remix Fontaines D.C.’s ‘A Hero’s Death’

Soulwax have dropped a remix of the title track from Dublin rock band Fontaines D.C.’s…

Bandcamp Friday: Some releases to buy today (Irish edition)

Friday December 4th is the final Bandcamp Friday of 2020, which of course means Bandcamp…

Handpicked new tunes: Dry Cleaning, NewDad, Tandem Felix, Abbacaxi, Berwyn, Nils Frahm & more

Friday was release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…