Warpaint, Plan B, K.Flay @ Jack Daniel’s Birthday, Nashville, Tennessee

Welcome to the spiritual rhinestone home of American country music – Nashville, Tennessee. Largely responsible…

Clock Opera – ‘Lesson No.7’ (video)

A new video for Clock Opera directed by Aoife McArdle (who is responsible for this).…

Win tickets to Rhythm Weekender gigs

The Rhythm Weekender takes place this weekend in Cork and Dublin with a host of…

John Talabot plays Nightflight October 22nd

Nightflight are bringing over John Talabot on Saturday October 22nd in the Twisted Pepper along…

Civil Civic play free show in Sin É tonight, Galway and Cork gigs too

Hard Working Class Heroes kicks off tonight but if you’re looking a break from that…

Listen to new albums from Bjork, Feist, Death in Vegas, Plaid, The Field, Future Islands, Wilco, Jeffrey Lewis & loads more

The best of new album streams this week in A-Z form. Bjork – Biophilia Death…

Ponytail split up

Baltimore’s Ponytail have announced that they have broken up in a statement from the We…

Berlin Festival 2011: Hangars, warehouses & dumbstep dancing in Deutschland

All photos by Killian Broderick. It might have been the week after Electric Picnic but…

Shangaan Electro added to Another Honest Jon’s Chopup gigs

Good news for those heading to see Another Honest Jon’s Chop Up in Dublin and…

RIP DJ Mehdi

DJ Mehdi has tragically died in an accident in Paris at the age of 34.…

Hard Working Class Heroes stage times / Nialler9 vs On The Record is back

After last year’s battle, Jim Carroll’s On The Record vs Nialler9 show at Hard Working…

The 15 best bands at Electric Picnic 2011

Here’s a look at the 15 bands I saw over the weekend at Electric Picnic…

Alliance East African appeal gig with ASIWYFA, Patrick Kelleher, Moths, Toby Kaar, Tieranniesaur, We Are Losers & many more

Well this will be one hell of a party as well as a great way to raise much-needed funds for the severe Eastern African drought that is affecting 10 million people in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya at present. An amazing lineup of Irish artists…

DRC Music album details: Damon Albarn, Dan The Automator, Jneiro Jarel, TEED, Actress & more make an album in the Congo

Some really interesting clips and photos were coming out of the DRC Music Tumblr while…

Listen & Download: Nialler9 Electric Picnic Day & Nite mixtapes

Last year’s Electric Picnic 2010 mixtape went down so well, when it came time to…

Electric Picnic 2011 stage times

Click to enlarge for an updated official PDF. Body & Soul times are now here.…

Win tickets to Secousse Soundsystem with The Very Best’s Mo-Laudi & Radioclit’s Etienne Tron

This Friday, sees the Secousse Soundsystem come to Dublin for the first time. Club Secousse…

St. Vincent Dublin gig on sale now

Well, that was kept very quiet. St. Vincent plays The Workman’s in Dublin on November…

Richter Collective Podcast #10

Niamh Hegarty presents the 10th edition of the Richter Collective podcast which includes an interview…

Smirnoff Nightlife Exchange Project comes to 50 countries & Madonna is involved

Last year, I had the privilege of visiting India and Thailand as part of the…