Asides: REM artwork

January 28th, 2008 by

Artwork for REM’s forthcoming album Accelerate. Watch the band play the single “Supernatural Superserious” in a wine shop!


State Mix #1: Nouveaunoise

January 24th, 2008 by

The inaugural mix in what we intend will be a long-running series for State, where we ask artists to submit exclusive mixes for download.


News: SXSW Irish artists announced

January 23rd, 2008 by

The Irish contingent for the South by Southwest festival in Texas has been announced along with the line-up for Canadian Music Week, Toronto. State has all the details.







Asides: Peachcake

January 23rd, 2008 by

Jenna from Pulp and Circumstance, Juiced tipped “indie electronic synthy keytar” outfit Peachcake as a band to watch. After seeing them live, she has a complete turnaround.



Ticket Giveaway: Explosions in the Sky

January 22nd, 2008 by

Texan post-rockers Explosions in the Sky started their five month long run of gigs around the world this week and the third stop is in Dublin this Saturday (26th January) with support from Eluvium. The show was moved from The Village to Tripod and is now SOLD OUT but we have tickets to giveaway.