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Director’s Cut: September Girls – Heartbeats

Published on November 25th, 2013 | by Loreana

Can you introduce yourself to us and a give us a little background? My name is Jessie Ward O’Sullivan and I’m a filmmaker/musician originally from California, but have been living in Dublin since 2002. I went …... Read More


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An Introduction to: Wendy Carlos

Published on November 14th, 2013 | by Diarmuid Kennedy

Wendy Carlos, musician and arranger, is 74 today. If you haven’t heard of her then you will certainly have heard her work on the soundtracks to A Clockwork Orange, The Shining and the original Tron. It …... Read More


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The Chancer’s Guide To… Frank Zappa

Published on November 5th, 2013 | by Jonathan Wallace

December 4th will see the 20th anniversary of Frank Zappa’s death. Inevitably between now and then, we can expect a dramatic increase in discussion about the man, his legacy and his broad ranging musical output. So in order …... Read More


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My Problem With Modern Horror

Published on October 31st, 2013 | by Garrett Eastwood

Fuck Horror. As grandiose as a statement that it is, I hate most modern horror films. Not because I intrinsically hate the genre, nor because I am a cynical, hate filled cretin. No, I hate modern …... Read More


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Classic Album: The Wicker Man OST (1973)

Published on October 31st, 2013 | by Steven Rainey

What is the sound of fear? Over the years, musicians and composers have tried various things, and certain tropes have emerged: the stabbing strings, the gothic grandeur, the discordant noise, or the Theremins and strange electronic …... Read More


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Horror songs: The Intense Humming Of Evil

Published on October 30th, 2013 | by Will Murphy

There is no denying that the Manic Street Preachers’ third album, The Holy Bible, is a distressing listen. The album represents some of the final days of Richey James Edwards and gives us an insight into a mind that is …... Read More


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