Rock & Alternative

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…

Phoebe Bridgers releases a cover of Merle Haggard’s ‘If We Make It Through December’

Not content with a charity cover of the Goo Goo Dolls’ ‘Iris’ and Copycat Killer,…

Handpicked new tunes: Tierra Whack, Slowthai, Bill Callahan, Smoothboi Ezra, Oscar #Worldpeace, & more

Friday was 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…

Handpicked new tunes: The Vision, Sorcha Richardson, Sprints, TSHA, Bonobo & Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Monjola & more

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

5 great new songs to love this week

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

Skelocrats are back with the biting horn-drenched bacchanal ‘City of London’ & new album this month

Skelocrats are back with a new lineup and a new album! Paddy Hanna has been…

Handpicked new tunes: Black Country, New Road, Mango x Mathman, Mogwai, Empress Of, The Avalanches, Tierra Whack & more

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

Handpicked new tunes: Lana Del Rey, Orla Gartland, Ten Past Seven, Boots & Kats, Sharon Van Etten, The Vision…

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

Julia Jacklin releases two new songs on the Sub Pop Singles Club

One of our favourites, the Australian singer-songwriter Julia Jacklin has followed up her excellent second…

Sprints have imposter syndrome on the Girl Band-channelling ‘Drones’

Dublin four-piece Sprints mark their card today with a new single from an EP called…

Introducing: Newry 18-year-old Lauren Ann has the grunge pop smarts on ‘How It Works’

The North of Ireland has always been a hotbed of guitar and rock music, usually…

15 new Irish songs you should hear this week

New music from Jehnova, Kynsy, JEAG, Alex Gough, USNA, Wyvern Lingo, Seba Safe, Rooue, Paddy Chambers, Lūna, Jar Jar jr, Mount Alaska, Autumns, A. Smyth Aural Air & more

Listen to volume 3 of A Litany of Failures feat. Silverbacks, Junk Drawer, Post Punk Podge, The Bonk, Problem Patterns, Careerist, Rising Damp & many more

What started as a split four-track EP with four bands Oh Boland, Junk Drawer, That…

15 new Irish songs you should hear this week

New music from Bobby Arlo, Nicetry, Qwasi, Arvo Party, Telephony, Luz, Bitch Falcon, A92, Adam Garrett, Tomike, Skripteh, Crome Yellow, Tolü Makay & more

Soda Blonde release new single ‘Love Me World’

After last night’s rather lovely live streamed show, Soda Blonde released one of their best…

Myles Manley has a new album Cometh the Softies forthcoming and a new song ‘Were We Under Attack From England?’

You can always rely on Myles Manley to bring some off-kilter goodness to your day.…

CMAT – ‘I Wanna Be A Cowboy Baby’

It’s almost hard to believe such has been the reliable presence of CMAT in Irish…