Meb Jon Sol: Four More Fish

Published on June 6th, 2014 | by Michael McCullagh

When the battle lines had been drawn a ripple of laughter broke out among the the groups of lads gathered on the playing fields at Lover’s Retreat. It echoed around the high trees that loomed over …... Read More



Music Matters: Living Through Sound

Published on June 4th, 2014 | by Seanin Hughes

In my humble opinion, one of life’s greatest pleasures is when you see an utterly fantastic film for the first time – and the soundtrack fits. Not only does it fit; it enhances the viewing experience …... Read More



Meb Jon Sol: Pay No Heed To Tripod

Published on May 25th, 2014 | by Michael McCullagh

The gig was in a small cafe outside of a town called Clifden, situated on the outskirts of everything, separated from the rest of Ireland (and seemingly the rest of the world) by the wild, unrelenting …... Read More



Cork Heads: Pretty Handsome Studio

Published on June 3rd, 2014 | by Brid O Donovan

In the second installment of her wonderfully-titled column Cork Heads – looking at some of the brightest sparks in Cork’s currently thriving arts scene – photographer Brid O’Donovan talks to Billy ‘Pretty Boy’ Browne and Roisin ‘Handsome’ …... Read More



Trans-Europe Express #3: Lithuania

Published on April 22nd, 2014 | by Patrick Conboy

Nestled between Russia’s Kaliningrad Oblast, Poland, Latvia, Belarus and the Baltic Sea, Lithuania’s geographic location in Europe’s northeastern corner has had a significant effect on the evolution of the country’s music scene. Under Soviet rule for …... Read More



Cork Heads: Sarah Corcoran; Stylist

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Brid O Donovan

In the first installment of her (let’s face it, absolutely ingenuously-titled) column Cork Heads – looking at some of said county’s brightest and fastest-rising talents – Brid O’Donovan introduces us to Cork-based fashion stylist Sarah Corcoran, touching …... Read More

Album Reviews


Confab Review: Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Jonathan Wallace

Wait, who?  Avey Tare. He’s out of Animal Collective. Oh right. Has he gone solo? Not really, Animal Collective like to keep themselves busy with side projects. So what’s the Slasher Flicks bit? Is it horror …... Read More

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