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Irish Tour: Run The Jewels w/ Gaslamp Killer

Published on April 3rd, 2017 | by Brian Coney

The mighty Run The Jewels kicked off their current European tour with shows at Belfast’s Limelight 1 and Dublin’s Olympia Theatre. Photos by Colm Laverty and Mark Earley. Limelight 1, Belfast Few acts can get away with kickstarting …... Read More

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Stormzy w/ A2 @ The Olympia, Dublin

Published on March 31st, 2017 | by Kelly Doherty

Every single owner of a pair of Adidas Superstars has started to form a queue outside the Olympia on this particular Wednesday evening on Dublin. As the crowd eyes up each other’s shades of Adidas, it’s …... Read More

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Warpaint w/ Æ MAK @ Vicar Street, Dublin

Published on March 28th, 2017 | by Seanan Kerr

There comes a point where the visage of being inscrutable begins to wear off, even the most beguiling cool kids have runny shits some days and when your defining trait over ten years into your career …... Read More

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RTÉ Choice Music Prize 2017

Published on March 10th, 2017 | by Brian Coney

The Choice Music Prize is a pivotal point in the Irish music industry calendar and a celebration of the best of the best of Irish music. Last year’s winner was Derry’s SOAK, who won for her debut, Before …... Read More

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The Redneck Manifesto @ Whelans, Dublin

Published on February 17th, 2017 | by Conor Callanan

It says a lot about a band who having not released any new music in over six years and who play live so intermittently, that they still manage to more or less sell out two nights …... Read More

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Atlantic Sessions 2016

Published on January 10th, 2017 | by Christopher Flack

In a slightly delayed review we take a look back at Atlantic Sessions 2016 and look forward to the next session. Words and Images by Chris Flack, additional images by Tim Swart courtesy of Atlantic Sessions. …... Read More

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Fairport Convention @ Black Box, Belfast

Published on February 6th, 2017 | by Ian Patterson

Who knows where the time goes? For Fairport Convention, celebrating its fiftieth anniversary in 2017, and for its legion of fans, Sandy Denny’s song and lyric from Fairport Convention’s 1969 album Unhalfbricking has never been more …... Read More

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