Music

Albums to look forward to

Chvrches- Every open eye Release Date: 25th September Standing on the shoulders of such electric synth-pop giants as Depeche Mode, Pet Shop Boys and…

Mumford and Sons: A Change of Heart

The West-London quartet Mumford and Sons seems to have transcended a hundred years of music history during their short 18-month hiatus, dropping their waistcoats…

Who is Diplo?

Having sold out in just two days, those of you lucky enough to have grabbed tickets at the SU Shops around campus before they…

Interview: The Riptide Movement

Sitting relaxing in the room is a strange mix of four Dublin lads as an American rock band, complete with Cowboy boots and Lucan…

Analyzing Record Store Day

Celebrating its eighth year, Record Store Day looks to continue to latch onto the recent revival in vinyl sales with releases penned in from…

Death Grips- Jenny Death Review

Using both their music and interaction with their cult fan base, it seems as though Death Grips are on a mission to confuse and…

The Comeback Kids

We’re pretty lucky to live in a time with such diversity in music. In Dublin alone, you can jump from a hip hop night…

Interview: The Handsome Family

It’s no surprise that Rennie Sparks, lyricist and Banjo player of the Handsome Family, tells us that he like stories. One of the most…

Madonna: The Enduring Appeal

In music today, it’s incredibly hard for artists to stay relevant because we’ve already crowned the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, the Prince of…

Festival Focus: Electric Picnic

It’s less than six months until thousands of music fans will swarm the fields of Stradbally for the annual Electric Picnic festival. With the…