The Vaselines – Sex With An X

September 22nd, 2010 by

Is it possible to review The Vaselines without mentioning Kurt Cobain? No? Oh well, whatever. Never mind. Formed in the mid ’80s, it maybe hard to believe that Sex with an X is only The Vaselines second studio album. After all isn’t this the Glaswegian duo that influenced a flux of Scottish indie outfits? While […]

Grand Pocket Orchestra – The Ice Cream

August 27th, 2010 by

Grand Pocket Orchestra are like Marmite. If you hate them or love them, no amount of cajoling will convince you to change your mind. Not everybody is going to like, or even get, their debut album The Ice Cream, but fans of glockenspiels and cute short songs will not be disappointed. While the album is […]

Psychonavigation celebrates 9th birthday with bash

July 1st, 2009 by

Psychonavigation Records celebrates its 9th birthday with a line up rammed full of talent. The festivities will be held in The Sugar Club, Dublin on August 20 from 8pm-2am and the extensive line up includes: DJ Mixmaster Morris [Big Chill, Ninja Tune] 202s (Live) Neosupervital (Live) Enrico Coniglio (Live) Tiny Magnetic Pets (Live) Roger Doyle […]

Phantom’s First Friday celebrates 1st birthday

June 30th, 2009 by

Phantom’s First Fridays celebrates its 1st birthday in The Academy on July 3. Alternative rock radio station Phantom 105.2 presents First Fridays, a monthly club showcasing promising live acts in Ireland and to mark its one year anniversary on July 3rd, the Phantom crowd promises the best new music and cake to celebrate. Line up […]