Beck – Colors

October 27th, 2017 by

Following the critical and commercial success of 2014’s Morning Phase, Beck returns with an alternative offering of sorts – a pop fusion record that’s been developed over the previous four years, and one designed very much as a crowd pleaser for fans, with a noticeably more upbeat and jaunty nature throughout. Colors comes off as […]

Five Gigs to See in October

October 3rd, 2017 by

This October is packed with great gigs to catch in the capital this month, so once again feast your eyes and ears on this wonderful selection of artists hitting the country’s best venues in the coming weeks for your aural pleasure. Grizzly Bear Where & When: Vicar Street, Dublin (04/10 & 05/10) Tickets: €32.00 Hot on […]

The National – Sleep Well Beast

September 13th, 2017 by

Since day one, The National have been nothing if not consistent. The band’s steely determination, workman-like attitude and quiet progress stands in direct contrast to contemporaries such as Interpol or The Strokes, bands who exploded onto the indie rock scene at the turn of the century before slowly fizzling out or winding down on subsequent […]

Five Gigs to See in September

September 8th, 2017 by

With the arrival of each passing month comes the promise of plenty more concerts to catch around the country for any and all music heads, so let’s take a look at the best options you’ve got this month and see if you can’t find something to suit your needs. Below we’ve got a list of […]

Arcade Fire – Everything Now

August 4th, 2017 by

Indie rock pioneers Arcade Fire have already forged an incredible resume, with a series of four extraordinary and utterly original albums that have ensured their status as one of the world’s biggest bands today. Their unique brand of fist clenching, emotionally charged power ballads have been the basis for their ascent and universal critical acclaim […]