Group Zero – ‘Pyramid of Light / Love and The Present’

June 15th, 2017 by

Having released the exquisite Structures and Light as Group Zero just a few months back, Cathal Cully (Girls Names) has followed up the heady electronic collection with a brand new video reflecting ‘Pyramid of Light’ & ‘Love and The Present’, two of the album’s more serene pieces. It’s directed by Dublin-based visual artist Dorje De Burgh, who says “The visual […]


Mons Olympus – Incognito

May 4th, 2017 by

Launching Vampyroteuthis, their new album, tonight at Belfast’s Empire Music Hall, Northern Irish ‘Space Neo Prog’ (really, listen to their stuff, it’s a fitting description) outfit Mons Olympus have shared a new video for ‘Incognito’. Suitably fuzzed out, the accompanying visual treatment was shot in the Burren and its B-movie feel only adds to the […]


New Katie Laffan video for ‘Tastemaker’

April 4th, 2017 by

Katie Laffan has always had a funky side to her indie pop songwriting, especially on debut EP Dead As Disco, but new single ‘Tastemaker’ ups the element yet again. Fleshing out her sound with Chic-style guitar stabs and undoubted disco rhythms, it’s guaranteed to make anyone want to get up and dance – not least […]


John Hynes Shares Video for ‘Caroline, I’m Yours’

March 30th, 2017 by

Calling on the masterful melodies of the 1960s that effortlessly encapsulate matters of the heart, John Hynes is a Dublin based musician that will stop you in your tracks and make you feel wistful and sentimental with his music. Hynes released the video for his current single, ‘Caroline, I’m Yours’, a catchy pop song with […]


Maija Sofia Shares Video for ‘Persephone’

March 30th, 2017 by

Maija Sofia is an artist to get acquainted with this year for a myriad of reasons. Her music is beautifully sombre in a way that makes you listen tentatively to her words which are stoic in the romanticism of the characters she sings about. Often, her musical arrangements are pared back – a lone guitar, […]


This Ain’t No Disco Episode II

March 21st, 2017 by

If the first episode of This Ain’t No Disco, the latest audio-visual excursion from Donal Dineen and Myles O’Reilly, didn’t catch your attention then this latest in the series should. Following on from December’s debut show, Episode II features a collaboration between Villagers’ Conor O’Brien and Nico Muhly, Brian Mac Gloinn of Ye Vagabonds, Landless and more – […]


Robyn G Shiels – If I Were Thy Demon

November 24th, 2016 by

There resides in all of us the capacity for profound pathos; fortunately for the listener, Robyn G Shiels‘ grasp upon his is frequently dragged up to surface-level, offered in only the way a harbinger of doom-folk could, and with ‘If I Were Thy Demon’, the result is a hauntingly introspective, melodic soliloquy. Simple, emotive and with a […]