Gigs & Festivals

Nialler9 @ CMJ – LATFH*

Malt liquor and hipster beer empties at the Crystal Antlers show in Williamsburg last night.…

Rock en Seine – The highlights reel

The weekend before Electric Picnic, I got the opportunity, along with 11 other music bloggers…

Gallery: Electric Picnic 09

Some photos from the weekend including Marina and the Diamonds, Major Lazer, First Aid Kit,…

The Flaming Lips live @ Electric Picnic 09

There’s not a much better festival closer than The Flaming Lips is there? Confetti, Giant…

Amadou & Mariam live @ Electric Picnic 09

Perhaps my absolute highlight of the weekend. Late Sunday night, Amadou & Mariam played a…

Chris Cunningham live @ Electric Picnic 09

You know this song well. Windowlicker. Remixed. This was probably the most tame part of…

Major Lazer – Pon de Floor live @ Electric Picnic 09

Much to mine and everyone else’s delight. What a tune. Check out the guy setting…

Nialler9’s Electric Picnic Mixtape 09

This might just be my post of the year. 20 songs from 24 artists (remixes…

Rock en Seine, Paris

Tomorrow I’m splitting from dull overcast Dublin for the weekend in favour of the three-day…

Castlepalooza 2009 – My verdict

I had never been to Castlepalooza before. It always fell on the same weekend as…

Win tickets to Le Chéile festival this weekend

Thanks to the generous organisers of Le Cheile, the music festival taking place this weekend…

Oxegen – The Aftermath

A great time was had over the weekend in Punchestown despite the rain and mud.…

Off to Oxegen…

If you’re heading down to the Oxegen, here are some recommendations for each day and…

Win a pair of camping tickets to Oxegen 2009!

That’s right y’all. Thanks to Bacardi who will be bringing the Bacardi B-Live Stage back…

HWCH launch vids

Popped along to the launch of Hard Working Class Heroes yesterday for their whistle-stop tour…

An announcement & Hudson Mohawke tickets

I got some totally amazing random news today. I’ve been asked to DJ before Fever…

Electric Picnic 2009 line up

So despite pretty persistent rumours of the festival’s demise this year, the launch takes place…

The 12 best bands I loved @ SXSW 2009

Little Boots, pre-show at Sup Magazine/ IamSound SXSW party taken by Dan. Now that the…

Videos: Flosstradamus and Nosaj Thing @ SXSW 2009

I’m still en route home but check out two of the best experiences I had…

Greetings from Texas

It’s the last official day of SXSW music and what a week we’ve had so…