Karl Blau

February 16th, 2017 by

Who are you and where are you from? My name is called Karl Blau, I come from a series of small islands in the NW of Washington State known as the San Juan Islands.  I grew up on Samish Island and then as a twenty-something I moved to Fidalgo Island where 20 years later I […]


DAVIS

January 16th, 2017 by

Who are you and where are you from? Keith: We’re a band based in the South Dublin area, I’m from Stillorgan and Gav’s from Dundrum. We’re both cousins and we decided a while back it might be cool to make a band together. Gavin: Yeah, we went to the same school and Keith was the […]


Hinds

November 28th, 2016 by

Who are you and where are you from? I’m Ana Perrote and I’m from Madrid! Who are your favourite artists from home? The Parrots and Los Nastys. What’s it really like touring? It’s something impossible to write, I would need every single page of your magazine. It definitely is exhausting, magical and addictive though. What’s your […]


Oh Pep!

November 4th, 2016 by

Who are you and where are you from? Pepi from Oh Pep! from Melbourne, Australia. Who are your favourite artists from home? Big Smoke, Rowena Wise. Check them out. What’s it really like touring? Gig. Van. Hotel. Van. Repeat. What’s your favourite city/town/venue to play? Anywhere in Ireland, of course! (actually). What’s your ideal festival […]


Jack O’Rourke

October 25th, 2016 by

Who are your favourite artists from your hometown?  Cork has so many great bands and songwriters. I love Mick Flannery’s writing. His edgier new stuff is great, but for me if you sit down anyone at a piano and a guitar and they can break your heart with a ballad, that’s real talent – without […]


windings

October 4th, 2016 by

Who are your favourite artists from home? That’s a rotten question! Loads of our pals are in bands, so I’d feel lousy if i listed them off and forgot one or something! But I’ll give it a go. I’m currently digging Cruiser, Slow Riot, Rusangano Family, Naive Ted, Protobaby, Fox Jaw, Anna’s Anchor, Same D, Emma […]


Chris Wise & The Hidden Revoultion

September 26th, 2016 by

Who are you and where are you from? Chris Wise And The Hidden Revolution, from Manchester. Who are your favourite artists from home?   Elbow, Radiohead, Arctic Monkeys, Wild Beasts. What’s it really like touring?  Great, we love being on the road. What’s your favourite city/town/venue to play?  Dublin and Glasgow are always up for […]


Dilly Dally

August 18th, 2016 by

Who are you and where are you from? Katie Hunks from Dilly Dally. Who are your favorite artists from home? Fave Toronto bands are Vallens, Odonis Odonis, and HSY. What’s it really like touring? Its like everything. Just lots of noise basically. Mostly good. What’s your favourite city/town/venue to play? Denver & Toronto…. But I […]


King Harvest & The Weight

July 2nd, 2016 by

Who are you and where are you from? Hello, we’re King Harvest & The Weight from the sunny micro-climate of Halifax, West Yorkshire in England. We are enthusiasts of loud noise. We’ve just released our debut album Maps. Who are your favourite artists from home? Tough one! There’s a lot of great stuff going on at […]


The Academic

June 14th, 2016 by

Who are your favorite artists from your hometown? Sure it would have to be Joe Dolan. There’s no show like a Joe show! What’s it really like touring? Best part of the job! Playing live is what we love most and being on tour has given us an opportunity to play some weird and wonderful […]


Leo Stannard

June 2nd, 2016 by

Who are you and where are you from? I’m Leo Stannard and I’m from Leicester. Who are your favourite artists from home? When I was younger I used to go and see as much local live music as possible. I loved The Cream Tangerines and Kenworthy (now called Colouring). What’s it really like touring? I […]


Aslan

May 28th, 2016 by

Who are your favourite artists from your hometown? I really like Kodaline and Villagers. Great live bands with great songs. What’s it really like touring? Great, I love being on the road. You get to visit a lot of places you would not normally get to. Aslan have toured the US, Australia and Europe. Would […]


The Pale

May 24th, 2016 by

Who are your favorite artists from your hometown? The Witch Trials What’s it really like touring? A worthwhile endurance test What’s your favourite city/town/venue to play? The Olympia, Dublin What’s your ideal festival line-up? LCD Soundsystem, Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds and John Grant Tell us a tour story…  In 1992 we had an accident on […]


Neon Wolf

May 19th, 2016 by

Who are you and where are you from? I’m Rob, I write songs and sing in a band called Neon Wolf. Born and bred in Kilkenny. Who are your favorite artists from home? That’s a tough question, there are so many deadly bands around at the moment. Off the top of my head The Dead […]