Podcast

Nialler9 Podcast: Our favourite albums of 2018

Andrea and Niall’s year in albums discussed.

Nialler9 Podcast: Problematic Favourites

Can you can separate the art from the artist? Can you enjoy art from people who have done bad things?

Podcast: Sufjan Stevens top 5, the fake band fiasco of Jered Threatin and hacked Tumblrs of 2008

The weekly Nialler9 Podcast delves deep into Sufjan’s discography, new music and news.

Podcast: A short history of the Beastie Boys plus Rosalia, Ariana & Julia

Nialler and Andrea talk new music and one of Niall’s favourite bands.

Podcast: Reasons to be cheerful, a chat with Whenyoung & the passing of John Reynolds

Plus albums of the week from Lisa O’Neill and Mr Twin Sister.

Podcast: Dermot Kennedy interview, Robyn album review & an impromptu quiz

Plus Fleetwood Mac’s returning band woes & Tyler, The Creator triumphs in a kid’s movie.

Podcast: New albums extravaganza, M.I.A. documentary, “killer songs you can’t resist”

Plus Dream Wife’s open call to marginalised people, young women flock to guitars and 10 albums for recommendation.

Nialler9 Podcast: Lana Del Rey is going to f**k you up, Lily Allen’s memoir, Cat Power’s renewal

“I won’t not fuck you the fuck up. Period.”

Nialler9 Podcast: Saint Sister drop in for a chat, pop plagiarism, Kanye on SNL

Plus Mount Eerie’s raw grief, Yves Tumor’s popwaves, & Theresa May dancing to Abba.

Nialler9 Podcast: Red Bull Music Academy Berlin report, bad covers, Villagers, Noname

We report from the Red Bull Music Academy in Berlin, we talk dodgy covers thanks to Metallica & more.

Podcast #19: We Cut Corners interview, Hozier’s return, Joey Purp

Appropriation, woke artists, signposting and political activism.

Podcast #18: Electric Picnic in review, Hozier the Forest King, Big Red Machine

Music chat about the festival, the Hozier meme and tunes from Thom Yorke, DAWN and a new Bon Iver/The National collaboration.

The Nialler9 Electric Picnic 2018 DJ mix

The annual downloadable DJ mix featuring all EP-bound artists only.

Podcast #17: Depression, anxiety and identity in music with Blood Orange & Fever Ray

News and new music chat plus picks of Electric Picnic’s new bands.

Podcast #016: Pete Doherty’s Breakfast challenge & the Azealia Banks, Grimes & Elon Musk saga

Album of the week from Conner Youngblood and so much more.

Podcast #015: Abba’s best bits, “raunchy” Macca & Tirzah’s woozy LP

Andrea & Niall still have Abba fever.

Podcast #014: Dublin’s cultural status, celebrating Kate Bush & a sweaty disco night

Andrea & Niall discuss All Together Now, Robyn, AFX, Kate Bush, Dublin’s creative class and Cher drops by…

Podcast #013: 6 underrated albums of 2018

Andrea & Niall pick 6 albums you may have missed and talk ticket touts.

Podcast #012: The unavoidable Drake episode

Andrea Cleary & Niall talk Scorpion and all that surrounds it, an intro to John Coltrane and albums of the week.

Nialler9 Podcast #011: Ye Season

Forgoing our regular podcast programming*, I am joined by music writer Andrea Cleary to discuss…