Podcasts & Premieres

Podcast #008: Mango interview, Kimbra, Lykke Li & the song of the summer

The Dublin grime rapper drops in for a chat about about Irish hip-hop, authenticity and future plans

On this week’s podcast Niall and Ellen talk It Takes A Village Festival, song of the summer chat, new music from Lykke Li, and we chat to one of Ireland’ leading lights in hip-hop and grime sounds, Mango, of Mango X Mathman released the Wheel Up EP in late 2017 and spent the year building… Read more »

Premiere: Kev Sheridan’s video for ‘Alone In Berlin’ is a must-see for all Boards of Canada fans

Old VCR family footage the perfect visuals for this nostalgic track.

Today marks the release of a new track from Irish producer and DJ Kev Sheridan.  The track, entitled ‘Alone In Berlin’ is the first single from Sheridan’s debut EP of the same name. The track is released via Maeve records, an Irish label operating out of Berlin. Sheridan himself is based in Berlin and produces an… Read more »

Podcast #007: Prince memories, Arcade Fire in Dublin, Cardi B & more

It's the second anniversary of Prince's untimely death so we talk to three big Prince fans, review the Arcade Fire Dublin gig and Cardi B's new album.

It’s the second anniversary of Prince’s untimely death so we talk to three big Prince fans, Ruairi Lynch (Bantum), Kelly-Anne Byrne (Today FM) and Tim O’Donovan (Buffalo Woman) about their love of the the Purple One as the second anniversary of his death approaches this Saturday, We’ll be marking the occasion at Lumo on Saturday… Read more »

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Cork electronic trio release second follow-up to Spotify Viral 50 single 'colours'.

Various Artists
Best of Jan - March

My favourite albums from Q1 of 2018 from January to March.

Deli Daydreams

Soft Boy producer and rapper impresses with this short release chronicling the life of a deli-worker.

Kendrick Lamar & guests
Black Panther

This curated soundtrack is more than just a Marvellous marketing tie-in.

Robert John Ardiff
Between The Bed and Room

The album launch takes place this Friday at The Grand Social.

Nils Frahm
All Melody

The lush album is out on Friday.

Cork lo-fi producer learns to stop worrying and love the bomb

Prodigious songwriter and producer starts 2018 with his latest DIY full-length.