Screen Shot 2020-06-08 at 1.12.05 PM

Infinitesimal Hinge: Tender With Malcontent

Published on June 8th, 2020 | by James Joys

In the latest installment of his column, Infinitesimal Hinge, Belfast musician, producer and writer Jamie Thompson aka James Joys reflects on the political and economic realities underlying the momentous times we find ourselves in. Perhaps the …... Read More



Lists For Life (Not Just For Christmas)

Published on December 8th, 2017 | by Stu Fletcher

Christmas has finally come! Streaming sites are starting to publish playlists showing which songs we’ve all listened to this year, and while I, like many of you, have enjoyed seeing how that particular contest panned out …... Read More



Hyperbolex with Ray Wingnut: Rough Trade

Published on January 10th, 2017 | by Ray Wingnut

To INSPIRE: to fill (someone) with the urge or ability to do something, especially to do something creative. At the beginning of a new year, we probably all need a bit of inspiration. To feel inspired, …... Read More



Our Krypton Son: The Bridge of Early Sorrows

Published on December 16th, 2016 | by Chris McConaghy

Set to release the video for his single ‘Relics’ on Monday (which you can preview below) Derry singer-songwriter Chris McConaghy AKA Our Krypton Son returns with a Kafkaesque tale for the latest installment of his Thin …... Read More



Our Krypton Son: Letters From Throat Lake

Published on October 27th, 2016 | by Chris McConaghy

Derry songsmith Chris McConaghy AKA Our Krypton Son reflects on writing his forthcoming second album on a child’s acoustic guitar in a tent in Creeslough in Co. Donegal. Day one. I’ve been plucking the nylon strings …... Read More



Picture This: Your National Visual Arts Guide – Time

Published on October 24th, 2016 | by Aidan Kelly Murphy

Mankind has always will be obsessed with time. How long does anything take? When will something happen? We use it as a yardstick for task and events. As a society we’re enthralled by time-travel, constantly preoccupied …... Read More

Back to Top ↑