R&B, Soul & Funk

Kildare R&B artist April releases the confident ‘New Conditions’

The Kildare R&B singer April Lawlor follows up the mellow song ‘The Impossible Task of…

April – ‘The Impossible Task Of Feeling Complete’

We’ve been mightily impressed with the music and live gigs of April since the Kildare…

Melina Malone delivers vocal dynamism on ‘Ti Ein Afto’ (premiere)

The promising Dublin artist is back with her second single.

Maria Somerville features on new Everything Is Recorded single ’10:51PM/The Night’

The musical moniker of XL Recordings owner features some subtle vocals from Irish dream pop artist.

Shiv and Nealo team up on the soulful ‘Golden’ (premiere)

Shiv continues to impress on a streak of great singles.

Ghostking is Dead is haunted by the housing crisis on ‘Palm Tree’

“‘Palm Tree”s skittering, trap-inflected bedroom pop is oddly cathartic, as the song veers from visions of climate change to the spectre of emigration”

Hozier does dirty blues on new single ‘Jackboot Jump’, new project dropping next year

The nation’s most popular musical export flexes his guitar skills on new single.

Abbacaxi is shaking off the cold on new single ‘Snow Dance’

Dublin-based recording artist Abbacaxi has been making the most of 2019. The multi-instrumentalist has approached…

Live recording captures Arca remix of new Frank Ocean & Skepta Tune

Recorded during the last Blonded broadcast (check out the Spotify playlist here) at the end…

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

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

Emerging Dublin neo-soul artist Melina Malone lays down an ultimatum on debut single ‘Now Or Never’ (Premiere)

Melina Malone is a Dublin neo-soul artist. Malone, who’s been vocally trained since a young…

Frank Ocean delivers the goods on new single ‘DHL’

One of the most lauded recording artists in the world Frank Ocean dropped a new…

Zaska and Tolü Makay team up for good times on Rear View (Premiere)

Max Zaska serves up another wholesome collaboration.

Celaviedmai bounces back from a broken heart on For Me (Premiere)

‘For Me’ is the Galway rapper’s third single this year.

Premiere: Enjoy some late night sax vibes on Meghan Murray’s new single ‘Unconditional’

Cork R&B/soul artist Meghan Murray is busy prepping for the release of her debut EP…

New Dublin artist Shiv brings out the ‘Golden’ R&B vibes

Summery homemade buzz from a new R&B act.

Premiere: Tolu Makay provides a soulful meditation on life & love on new single ‘Ocean’

The emerging Irish pop/soul artist is making more than waves with this superb single.

Premiere: Uwmami is the new Irish bedroom producer you need to know

‘Subconscious’ features vocals from Drogheda artist Omo Aston (pictured).

Watch: Dev Hynes dons a wig & cello in video for Blood Orange’s ‘Benzo’

The track is taken from Blood Orange’s new mixtape Angel’s Pulse.

Premiere: Meghan Murray marks herself out as a sincere talent on new singe ‘Feeling Blue’

Murray’s third single is the Cork-based artist’s best to date.