New albums released today: Gorillaz, Adrianne Lenker, Clipping, Actress, Sam Amidon & more

The best new releases out this week.

Listen to Run the Jewels break down ‘JU$T’ on Song Exploder

After last weekend’s Adult Swim live show where they played RTJ4 in full, Killer Mike…

The NI Music Prize is to broadcast online this November

The NI Music Prize has announced that it will be broadcasting its ceremony and live…

The Mary Wallopers announce Halloween night live stream gig

The Mary Wallopers have announced a live streamed gig on Saturday October 31st on Halloween…

Output Belfast announces 50 Conversations About Music for 2021, a networking and mentoring programme

Output Belfast as expected, won’t go ahead as it did in February 2020 with live…

Junior Brother, CMAT and Ian Lynch (Lankum) are performing from the National Concert Hall this Tuesday evening

The Kerry singer-songwriter Junior Brother is next up on National Concert Hall’s Imagine Ireland live…

Andy Shauf for Dublin 2021 show

Andy Shauf’s album The Neon Skyline was one of the early highlights of albums from…

Check out this photo series about the Wicklow & Dublin DIY music scene from 2005 to 2010

Photographer Alex Sinclair has been sharing some photo projects on his website of late and…

EPIC react to yesterday’s Budget 2021 measures for the live music industry

Yesterday’s Budget 2021 measures for the live music and arts industries were covered here yesterday…

Budget 2021: An overview of live music, arts and entertainment funding announced

It’s been an unforeseen 12 months since we last discussed the Budget in regards to…

Budget 2021 to significantly increase live music supports for the music industry

Reports emerged over the weekend that the upcoming Budget 2021 due tomorrow Tuesday October 22nd,…

New releases out today: Future Islands, Machinedrum, Mary Lattimore & more

The best new releases out this week.

The Irish Youth Music Awards announces ambitious online event featuring Fontaines D.C, Pillow Queens & more

The Irish Youth Music Awards has always put on a great day out for teenagers…

Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock took the piss with his Rolling Stones Greatest album list submission

Rolling Stone recently published its list of 500 greatest albums , updating it for 2020.…

It’s Ireland Music Week – an overview who’s playing and what’s happening at the online showcase & conference event

It’s Ireland Music Week and normally, that would mean spending much of the next seven…

The FIFA 21 soundtrack features Biig Piig, Tame Impala, Dua Lipa, Park Hye Jin & more

The latest instalment of EA Sports’ soccer franchise FIFA 21 drops next week October 6th/9th…

Nealo announces debut album All The Leaves Are Falling & socially-distant Dublin show

Dublin rapper Nealo has announced that his debut album debut album All The Leaves Are…