Stream Kings of Leon’s new album Come Around Sundown

October 12th, 2010 by

Kings of Leon’s fifth album Come Around Sundown is out this Friday. It’s the continuation of the sound heard on their last album Only By The Night. The album was recorded in New York and has been described by the band as “beachy” and “chilled out”. Have a listen for yourself in the widget below. […]


Stream Golden Sea, the new album from Our Broken Garden

October 11th, 2010 by

Bella Union have made an album from one of their roster, Our Broken Garden available for stream. Golden Sea is a lilting and dreamy listen from Efterklang keyboardist Anna Bronsted and friends. It is the band’s second album and is released next week. Highly recommended. Soundcloud link.


James Blake covers Feist on new single

October 11th, 2010 by

James Blake brings his vocal talents to the fore on his new single Limit To Your Love which is due out next month. Originally recorded by Feist and Chilly Gonzalez the track sees Blake looping and splicing his voice over a pianos and drums. The single is a follow up to his recent Klavierwerke EP […]


New Duffy video ‘Well Well Well’

October 11th, 2010 by

It must nearly be Christmas. The music industry big guns are lining up their new albums, with today’s contribution coming from Duffy, who’s second album Endlessly is with us at the end of November.


M.I.A. announces Dublin gig

October 11th, 2010 by

The one and only M.I.A. has announced a show in Dublin’s Tripod on Friday November 12th. Maya hasn’t played Ireland since her 2007 appearance at Electric Picnic. Tickets are priced at €38.50 and go on sale this Friday (October 15th) at 9 am from Ticketmaster and usual outlets.


Video: Kele – ‘On The Lam’

October 11th, 2010 by

‘On The Lam’ is the third single from Kele‘s solo debut The Boxer. It’s a wonky, electronic tune with a smart part-animated video. I’m not sure who the director is, any ideas?


Katy Perry announces Dublin March date

October 11th, 2010 by

Katy Perry has set a date for a Dublin show this morning. She’ll be touching down on the 28th of March 2011 in The O2. Tickets are €33.60 (plus fees) on sale this Saturday at 9am. More info: In person: From 100 Ticketmaster Outlets Nationwide By Telephone (24 Hour): ROI – 0818 719 300, Northern […]


The Mighty Stef announces new album and free track

October 8th, 2010 by

The Mighty Stef will release his third album TMS and The Baptists through The Firstborn Is Dead Recordings on the 26th of November physically and digitally. It was recorded in Berlin with “gothic-folk-rock congregation” The Baptists including members of Humanzi, The Last Tycoons and Howlin Dowlin. The first cut from the album was given out […]


Caribou assembles an all-star cast for remix album

October 8th, 2010 by

One of the year’s best albums, Swim from Canadian wizard Caribou will be remixed by some of the best electronic artists. Junior Boys, Fuck Buttons, Ikonika and State favourite Gold Panda are some of the contributors to the compilation which will be released this month by City Slang. Following his recent live double LP this […]



Stream Ou Est Le Swimming Pool’s debut album

October 7th, 2010 by

After the sad passing of Ou Est Le Swimming Pool singer Charles Haddon in August, the band will release their debut album The Golden Year next week. The album is available for streaming until Sunday on Facebook for the price of a click of a like button.


Video Round-up: Foals, Cloud Nothings, The Thermals and Uffie

October 7th, 2010 by

Not long after releasing the excellent video for ‘2 Trees’ Foals are back with a peculiar VT accompaniment to ‘Blue Blood’. ‘Hey Cool Kid’ is the debut single from Wichita Recordings’ latest signing, Cloud Nothings. The Thermals release ‘I Don’t Believe You’, the first video from the upcoming album Personal Life. Starring Carrie Brownstein and […]


State vs AU HWCH ’10 club tonight

October 7th, 2010 by

It’s the battle of North vs South when both State Social and Club AU DJs take to the decks tonight at this Hard Working Class Heroes festival. It all kicks off upstairs in the Workman’s Club after the bands have finished, running till 2.30am, with our own Loreana Rushe representing the State massive and Jonny […]


Digitalism announce Blitz EP – hear the title track

October 7th, 2010 by

German electro heavyweights Digitalism have announced they are set to release new material. Blitz EP follows up the exciting Idealism and is out on Kitsune, November 8th. The package is set to include two originals and two remixes of the title track. You can preview a three-minute teaser of ‘Blitz’ over on the Kitsune web […]