Win tickets to Feist in Tripod

I got some sweet hookups – two tickets for the Feist gig in Tripod on…

Take me back to the Picnic maaan..

(To be sung to the tune of “North American Scum”) I think that was the…

Electric Picnic in Photos

The weekend was too good for words (right now). Proper review and video to come.…

Electric Picnic – My ruff guide..

A few people have asked for my recommendations for this years festival so I’ll try…

Electric Picnic timetable – Sunday

Sunday’s times have a few blanks in the Electric Arena according to what fell off…

Electric Picnic timetable – Saturday

Leaked onto Thumped from that same lorry. Of course, times are subject to change and…

Electric Picnic timetable – Friday

* Updated from the Official as of Thursday. Main differences is Bjork has a longer…

Podcast 6: August Electric Picnic special

I think this is the upbeat podcast I’ve been promising all summer. As the sun…

Super Extra Bonus Party playing Electric Picnic!

Well done to the lads and Bodytonic for picking them for a slot! Saturday 12…

Friday: Kid 606, Herv and Creator

Here’s a gig I’m looking forward to. A behemoth of a line-up with Venezuela-born Miguel…

El-P returns to Dublin to play Cargo

Tucked away in the listings section of the Pod website is the announcement that El-P…

Dan Deacon: Gig of the year

I went to a Dan Deacon show and I walked out wearing a fluorescent yellow…

Voodoo Lounge in Polaroids

As promised, here are the polaroids I took on Friday night. For those interested the…

Voodoo and the Observer Music Magazine

Savage night on Friday with a capacity Voodoo crowd and a great buzz about the…

Hard Working Class Heroes Line-up

Forget about this dull and predictable Arcade Fire ticket fiasco, here’s the lineup for the…

Gig this Friday: The best of new Irish music

This Friday, a gig featuring some of the best new Irish bands in Voodoo Lounge…

Prefuse 73 album & Irish date

Awesome. In the inbox this morning from Warp, an email telling of the new forthcoming…

This song suits my mood this morning..

Post-Bank Holiday back in work “can’t think straight” blues. It’s from the new Blue States…

New Irish music blogs

!Kaboogie – purveyors of bass-heavy sounds and the dudes who throw a whopping party. Will…

Os Mutantes live in Dublin

Os Mutantes live was definitely not what I was expecting. In a woefully attended Vicar…