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Meteor Choice Music Prize announces New Award

takes a look at the new award set to honour the public’s wishes   A few weeks ago, the prestigious Meteor Choice Music Prize added an extra award to the prize, the inaugural Irish Song of the Year, which sees…

Rodrigo Y Gabriela

  From Busking on Grafton street to putting in blistering performances on stages all around the world, case Rodrigo Y Gabriela have won the crowds over with a unique brand of contemporary classical guitar work with all the zest of…

Sparks of genius

Conor McKenna talks to Kieran McGuinness about the good, here the bad and the laughable.   When one thinks of difficult second albums by Irish bands, Delorentos are never far down the list. The band teetered close to the precipice…

From Brooklyn to Dublin

Daniel Nolan spoke to Michael Lerner of Brooklyn band The Antlers on their recording process, their new album and music as a representation of an artist. “I don’t really think most fans go to shows hoping to see a band…

The Playlist

Following on from the massive success of their debut single “Pumped up Kicks”, it seems no surprise that Foster the People have chosen to release another catchy up-tempo track as their next single. The song begins with a unique rhythmic…