Episode 98 of the Nialler9 podcast and thanks to our Patreon members we have upgraded our equipment.
On this week’s episode, we are reviewing the debut album from Irish five-piece Silverbacks, casting our eye over the Irish Times Top 50 Irish albums of all time, news just in about pubs reopening being pushed back to August 10th and what that means for gigs, plus songs of the week from Sufjan, Wyvern Lingo, Rejjie Snow with MF Doom and Elaine Mai.
Reasons To Be Cheerful
- Kanye is NOT running for president, Steely Dan and Patreon.
Songs of the week
- Rejjie Snow feat. MF Doom & Cam Obi – Cookie Chips
- Elaine Mai – Somewhere Else
- Wyvern Lingo – Don’t Say it
- Sufjan – America
Album of the week
Silverbacks – Fad
The Dublin/Kildare slacker indie pop art-rock five-piece Silverbacks release their debut album Fad produced by Girl Band’s Daniel Fox this week. We review.
Any Other Business?
I May Destroy You
Japandroids, The Weaker Thans, Sade, Westside Gunn
Niall Byrne is the founder of the most-influential Irish music site Nialler9, where he has been writing about music since 2005 . He is the cohost of the Nialler9 Podcast and has written for the Irish Times, Irish Independent, Cara Magazine, Sunday Times, Totally Dublin, Red Bull and more. Niall is a DJ, founder of Lumo Club, event curator and producer of gigs, parties & events.