New Godspeed You! Black Emperor album brings us joy

The style is known as post-rock. Godspeed You! Black Emperor are among its pioneers. The effect is particularly striking in their live shows, where the congregational aspects of their work come over strongly. With their Book of Revelation-influenced imagery, anarchistic ideals and loud instrumental proclamations of doom, they resemble a sect of religious dissenters, like Read More

Hook Release Melancholic Rock Single, “Best Days”

Dublin-based new wave rock band Hook are set to release a new song, “Best Days,”  their first release of the year. Eoin (vocals, guitar) says, “The song is an autobiographical account of being a young person or in college. For some, it’s a very lonely and isolating time. Everyone is telling you that these are Read More

Fontaines D.C. nominated for a Brit Award

The wonderful Irish act Fontaines D.C. have being nominated for yet another award this time for the Brit Awards.  The band have being receiving rave reviews for they’re most recent album ‘A Hero’s Death’.  The nominations with take place on May 11th.  We are very welcome excited as two members of the group are from Read More

NÍV Releases Nostalgic Single, “Home”

Kildare singer-songwriter NÍV has recently released “Home,” the latest single from the up and coming Irish artist. The beautiful, nostalgic folk song features layered vocals, plucked guitars, and swells with emotion and ambient sounds. Talking about the single, NÍV says “This song has ended up meaning quite a lot to me. It was written during the Read More

A Ritual Sea share new single and video ‘Desire Lines’

French-Irish indie band, A RITUAL SEA last played live in February 2020 when they played a sold out headline show in Dublin, Ireland. With live shows on hold for now, the five-piece made the decision to finish writing their debut album. Formed in 2016, A RITUAL SEA have featured at the renowned Other Voices Festival Read More

Lilac release new single ‘Remember, No Regrets’

Lilac have recently released their new single, ‘Remember, No Regrets’, complete with B-side, ‘(I’m) Pretending to be Sad’. The sonic distance between the fuzzed out and jangling guitars speaks to the often impassable chasm, articulated by the song’s lyrics, between what people do and what they say. The sonic distance between the fuzzed out and Read More