Now Reading
Nialler9’s top 90 Irish songs of 2016

Nialler9’s top 90 Irish songs of 2016

Avatar
https://soundcloud.com/rosiecarney/better-man

What started as a top 50 grew into at top 90. Either I have a list problem or like with the Irish albums, there was a lot of commendable music released in Ireland this year. A lot. So much so, that there’s a lot more worthy music missing from here. This is my personal favourite list, its worth stressing so bigger names may not be here. These are the songs from Irish artists which resonated with me the most this year.

My list from 2015.
Here is the list from 90 – 51. The top 50 will follow on Monday.


In association with:

tower




88.

Exit: Pursued by a Bear – Rabbit with Hat

 

Exit: Pursued by a Bear - Rabbit with Hat


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2TcInBvPpU


85.

Orlando feat. Gemma Dunleavy – Mixed Messages

 


84.

Orchid Collective – Lay As Stone

 

Orchid Collective - Lay As Stone (Official Music Video)

83.

Ocho – Vines

 

OCHO // vines (Official Video)

82.

The Altered Hours – Saviours

 


81.

Rosie Carney – Better Man



Pine ¶he Pilcrow - 'It's Only Love'

The Gloaming - The Pilgrim's Song (Real World Studios)

Marlene Enright - Underbelly



Rosa Nutty - Sea Salt

Ciaran Lavery - Okkervil River

Plutonic Dust - Kill for Gold


70.

Roisin Murphy – Ten Miles High

Róisín Murphy - Ten Miles High

69.

Meltybrains? – Know My Name

Meltybrains? - Know My Name

68.

808 State – In Your Face (Bicep remix)

808 State - In Yer Face (Bicep Remix)


66.

Comrade Hat – Old Amsterdam


Swords - Betty Machete (Audio)

64.

Overhead, The Albatross – Indie Rose

Overhead, The Albatross - Indie Rose





Soulé - Love No More (Official Video)


57.

I Have A Tribe – La Neige


56.

John Daly – The Goose & The Moon


Fangclub - Bullet Head

Ailbhe Reddy - Distrust

Hvmmingbyrd - If Love Was Enough (Official Video)

MMOTHS - Eva (Official Video)

51.

Funeral Suits – Chariot

Funeral Suits / Chariot

Top 50 to follow on Monday.


Hey, before you go...

Nialler9 has been covering new music, new artists and gigs for the last 18 years. If you like the article you just read, and want us to publish more just like it, please consider supporting us on Patreon.

What you get as thanks in return...

  • A weekly Spotify playlist only for patrons.
  • Access to our private Nialler9 Discord community
  • Ad-free and bonus podcast episodes.
  • Guestlist & discounts to Nialler9 & Lumo Club events.
  • Themed playlists only for subscribers.
  • Your support enables us to continue to publish articles like this one, make podcasts and provide recommendations and news to our readers.
Become a patron at Patreon!
https://soundcloud.com/rosiecarney/better-man