This week is a non-stop gig gauntlet. Tonight, I will see Duchess Says in the Sugar Club and Yeasayer in Whelans, tomorrow night, The National in the Olympia and Thursday, the big U:Mack show – Battles, The Rednecks and Chromehoof before I fly to Barcelona for the weekend.
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.