Choice Music Prize Live Event details

January 30th, 2008 by

State is getting excited about the upcoming Choice Music Prize and we have been throwing our life savings (well a few quid) on the winner of Irish Album of the Year 2007. The details of the live event taking place on February 27th have been been announced and it has been confirmed that 9 of […]

iLiKETRAiNS to play Crawdaddy

January 29th, 2008 by

Antarctic explorer-enthusing, Chessmaster-loving, capitalisation rule-defying Leeds band iLiKETRAiNS play Crawdaddy on Saturday May 10th. Tickets €13.25.

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.