The Whileaways make captivating folk music

Fantastic sibling-like harmonies, captivating lyrics and subtle accompaniment mark The Whileaways’ sound, which has been described as ‘perfected simplicity’ (Irish Echo, USA). In their latest album ‘From What We’re Made’, released in July 2018, The Whileaways’ stake their claim to being among the finest singers in the country’ with an album “laden with absolutely stunning Read More

A love letter to The Lost Boys from Castlebar

One thing about living in Castlebar that I never could stomach, All the damn Vampires. Running up to Gavin’s video store on the mall in Castlebar on Friday nights to pick out our favorite top shelf horror movies in the late eighties and early nineties when I was a kid was a very big deal for Read More

Local Mayo songwriter Seamus Fogarty is simply one of a kind

Seamus Fogarty from Mayo is a very insightful Mayo artist, according to his bio  he says  he write songs. about things. that have happened to me. and other people. I generally use some combination of fiddles, banjos, guitars, computers, sea shells, chopsticks, toast, garlic etc….   Originally from County Mayo on the west coast of Read More

A love letter to Weezer’s Blue album from Castlebar

Thanks There are always records that bring us back to our childhood to a special moment in time, a certain song, certain albums that just give you that special feeling back if you have not heard them in a long time. Weezer’s debut album is one of those records. I definitely would have categorised myself Read More