Podcast

Nialler9 Podcast: Cliff Notes On A Conditional Form & The Mary Wallopers talk livestreams

Episode 92: Niall and Andrea are locked into the 22-track 80-minute behemoth that is the 1975’s fourth album Notes On A Conditional Form and we chat to The Mary Wallopers aka TPM about the home pub live streamed gigs.

Nialler9 Podcast: Charli XCX & Perfume Genius reviewed & our Patreon supporters share their lockdown loves

Episode 91 and we are reviewing two albums and asking our Patreons what one song or album is easing your lockdown experience?

Nialler9 Podcast: Electric Picnic down, Austra heals & Irish brylcreemed balladeers will box the head off ye

Episode 90 of the podcast and Niall asks Andrea to clarify her tweet about men’s hair during lockdown.
Up for discussion this week? A new album from Austra – HiRUDiN along with tracks from Hayley Williams, Participant, Jessie Ware and Arca.

Nialler9 Podcast: Computer Love – celebrating the music of Kraftwerk

Plus new music from the Fontaines D.C, the song of the summer battle heats up, Normal People discussed and Florian Schneider celebrated.

Worst summer ever & Fiona Apple sets herself free (Nialler9 Podcast)

We dissect Fiona Apple’s much-lauded and appraised fifth album Fetch The Bolt Cutters. It’s a dizzying , constantly zig-zagging and delightfully free of convention and very likely, one of the albums of the year. Plus, tracks of the week from CMAT, Patricia Lalor, Jamie xx and it’s officially the worst summer ever.

“Drums please, Fab”: The Strokes’ new album in review (Nialler9 Podcast)

On Episode 86, we review first album in seven years from The Strokes – The New Abnormal along with songs from The Streets, Tame Impala, Charli XCX and we check in what’s going on or not going on to be more precise with upcoming festivals and emergency funds for artists after last week’s special.

#COVIDartscrisis with THISISPOPBABY & National Campaign for the Arts (Nialler9 Podcast)

Discussing the Irish government’s response to the arts community and uproar that followed in the wake of announcements.

The immediacy of Empress Of & the TikTok cynicism of Drake (Nialler9 Podcast)

On Episode 85, we review the third album from Honduran-American artist Loreley Rodriguez aka Empress Of, discuss new music from The Strokes, Laura Marling and that dose of a TikTok wannabe Drake.

Dua Lipa’s escapist pop bangers & your questions answered (Nialler9 Podcast)

Our favourite biscuits, favourite radio shows, what will happen when gigs and festivals return? Is it a good or bad time to release music? Which Father John Misty song would you live in?

Reasons To Be Cheerful: What’s Consuming You Special (Nialler9 Podcast)

In lieu of our regular programming, we decided to focus on the things that are making us feel a little better in these uncertain times.

Coronavirus, Choice Music Prize, Lethal Dialect & Mount Alaska’s composer picks (Nialler9 Podcast)

COVID-19 cancels all gigs in Ireland, Andrea discusses being a Choice Prize judge, the Electric Picnic lineup is stale and male, Lethal Dialect’s LD50 III in review and Mount Alaska pick their top 5 composer songs.

God Knows talks about bringing Irish rap scenes together (Nialler9 Podcast)

Album of the week from Soccer Mommy, The Icelandic Eurovision Entry, David Byrne, Lady Gaga and more

Caribou brings a softer side & Kelis’ milkshakes bring all the boys to the yard (Nialler9 Podcast)

Episode 80 of the Nialler9 Podcast and Andrea and Niall are wondering where our Jai…

Grimes & Tame Impala in review & what makes a good Bond Theme? (Nialler9 Podcast)

Dan Deacon, Superbowl half-time, Taylor Swift documentary, Original Rudeboys and more.

*PODCAST RIVAL KLAXON* with special guests No Encore (Podcast)

Dan Deacon, Superbowl half-time, Taylor Swift documentary, Original Rudeboys and more.

Sorcha Richardson guests & Andy Shauf drowns his sorrows (Nialler9 Podcast)

Andrea and Niall are joined by recent Choice Music Prize nominee Sorcha Richardson for the…

Mac Miller’s last act of self-care (Nialler9 Podcast)

The OG team of Andrea and Niall are back in the hot seats for Niall’s…

Life is fine in the second half: Aoife Nessa Frances, David Keenan & The Wolfe Tones (Podcast)

The very first Nialler9 Podcast of the year and decade hosted by Andrea Cleary and Luke Sharkey.

10 great Music Podcasts to add to your feeds

Bump up your music podcast subscriptions with these 10 great pods.

The Nialler9 Podcast Awards

What was the best sax solo of the year? Best rap beat? Worst song of the year? Best Live TV performance? Find out.