Summer Events – The Beatyard 2016

This bank holiday weekend, The Beatyard is back with a bang. On Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st of July boogie-hungry festival-goers will be able to, through a vibrant mix of funk, disco and all things groovy, br...
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Review: Sing Street

Irish film has always had an intricate relationship with music. From The Commitments, to Once, to even Finbar Furey popping up to sing a song in Irish-flavoured Gangs of New York. John Carney, director of Once,...
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In Photos: Slacker’s Symphony @ Whelans

  Slacker’s Symphony are a Dublin based band consisting of brothers Ed and James Grannell along with Nathan Maher, Marcin Nowak and Brian Mannion. The band took to the legendary venue...

Dorney’s 10 LPs/EPs – February 2016

10: Dressy Bessy – KINGSIZED Yep Roc Records – 05/02/2016 I get people’s aversive attitude towards the basic distorted chord changes and the skewed vocals. Did that stop any punk aficionados, though? Wh...

Review: Snarky Puppy – Family Dinner Volume 2

Snarky Puppy have released their latest album Family Dinner Volume 2: Snarky Puppy have received much acclaim in the past for their unique take on jazz fusion. The Brooklyn based band is led by Grammy award ...

Watch: The Dead Weather – Impossible Winner

The Dead Weather has released a music video for their new single Impossible Winner. The band consists of Alison Mosshart of The Kills, Jack White of The White Stripes, Dean Fertita of Queens of the Stone Age...
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Bloc Party: Hymns Review

London based indie-rockers Bloc Party have released their new studio album Hymns. Hymns is the group’s follow up to their 2012 album Four. It comes after the band’s two year hiatus and features performances ...
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Savages: Adore Life Review

London based punk-rock band Savages have released their second album Adore Life. Savages achieved chart success back in 2013 with the release of their debut album Silence Yourself, which reached number 19 i...

Watch: Remembering John Lennon

We've all heard of John Lennon? 34 years ago today 8th Dec 1980, one of the greatest artists of our time was shot five times by 25 year old Mark Chapman outside the Dakota building in New York City where Joh...