Rock & Alternative

Cherym fend off the cold with summery melodies on Abigail (premiere)

It’s time to mosh around your bedroom.

Modernlove. indulge a sweet tooth on new single ‘Liquorice.’ (premiere)

Drogheda four-piece pop-rock band Modernlove. are well on their way to becoming one of the…

Kid Karate offer plenty of bang for buck on new double single ‘Hate’ (premiere)

Dublin-based three-piece Kid Karate return with their first new material of 2019 today with double…

Pillow Queens pay tribute to the men in their lives on Brothers

Pillow Queens have returned with a new single, ‘Brothers’. The track, which is premiering at…

HAIM get introspective on Now I’m In It

The trio pair up with Paul Thomas Anderson again.

Toshín & Zapho collaboration births the electrifying ‘Eat Sleep Sex Desire’

Collaboration is key & always worth highlighting. When the collaborations come from sources as reliable…

Chromatic video Music City asking all the right questions on the Grand Canal in live performance of ‘Do I?’

Back at the end of September, we premiered a video from Irish film duo Chromatic.…

The National’s Matt Berninger & Phoebe Bridgers team up on ‘Walking On A String’ from Between Two Ferns OST

A match made in heaven. The National’s Matt Berninger & Phoebe Bridgers are two much-adored…

The Murder Capital announce biggest Irish show yet, share new video

The Dublin band are kicking off 2020 with a huge European tour.

Tandem Felix release mellow debut album Rom-Com

Brighten up your day with the Dublin band.

Caribou to play Iveagh Gardens show next summer; hear stirring new soulful track ‘Home’

A full European and North America tour has been announced.

Autre Monde’s ‘On The Record’ is a great song about the irresponsible pursuit of making music professionally

Sax solo, Arcade Fire influences on a song about “the addiction to making pop songs and irresponsibly chasing the perma-receding horizon of professional musicianship.”

Just Mustard explore perspective & faith in video for new single ‘Seven’

Dundalk shoegazers Just Mustard continue to cement their reputation as on of the nation’s top…

Skinner returns with the slacker grunge pop alchemy of ‘Slouch’

The Dubliner is making alchemic rock music.

Actualacid goes full glitch in double video for ‘Crush’ & ‘Apollo’ (Premiere)

Hausu Records darkhorse Actualacid premieres a double video drop on the site today. The tracks…

And So I Watch You From Afar announce tenth anniversary Irish tour

The Belfast instrumentalists will be performing their debut album in full.

Premiere: Squarehead don’t even know what f**king kind of name Ruan is in video for new single ‘Maybe’

You know we love Irish indie band Squarehead. The news that the trio were returning…

Premiere: Odd Morris partner up with SOMA for live recording of post-punk jam ‘The Nothing New’

This is the second release by the Dublin post-punk band

i,i is a brave step forward from Bon Iver & a fitting close to a monumental chapter in Justin Vernon’s career

Justin Vernon gets honest at the end of Bon Iver’s 12-year seasonal cycle.