Festival Mixtape: Indiependence 2017

Published on August 2nd, 2017 | by Brian Coney

Returning to Deer Farm in Mitchelstown this weekend (August 4-6), the line-up for this year’s Indiependence Music & Arts Festival is arguably their strongest and most eclectic to date. Headlined by Welsh alt-rock masters Manic Street …... Read More



Festival Mixtape: Stendhal Festival 2017

Published on July 28th, 2017 | by Brian Coney

Set to return Ballmully Cottage Farm in Limavady across August 11 and 12, Northern Ireland’s only unmissable summer festival – and officially Ireland’s “best small festival” three years running – Stendhal is shaping up to be just …... Read More



Festival Mixtape: Arcadian Field 2017

Published on July 20th, 2017 | by Stevie Lennox

In just its second year, nestled at the foot of Dundalk’s Cooley Mountains, grassroots festival Arcadian Field is one of the truly independently-minded festivals in Ireland this summer, and takes place over the weekend of August 5th …... Read More



Track Record: Danny Carroll (Shrug Life)

Published on July 11th, 2017 | by Tara Thomas

Gentleman, indie-pop trouveur, broadcaster, podcaster, creative conspirator and Ireland’s answer to peak-era Morrissey (sans the casual racism and declining stature) Danny Carroll of Dublin’s Shrug Life waxes passionate about his favourite records, including Mission of Burma, No …... Read More


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TTA’s Irish Releases of 2017 So Far

Published on July 4th, 2017 | by Brian Coney

As we move into the second half of 2017, it’s safe to say we’ve been treated to some stellar releases from Irish artists since January. Compiled and written by a selection of our writers – Stevie …... Read More



Festival Mixtape: Another Love Story 2017

Published on June 20th, 2017 | by Brian Coney

Another Love Story returns to Killyon Manor for its fourth Summer Festival outing this August 18-20. Organised by Happenings and Homebeat the almost otherworldly festival promises terrific Irish and International live music and DJ sets (including …... Read More

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