Otherkin Release Video for ‘Bad Advice’

April 7th, 2017 by

 As they gear up for what promises to be a Summer like no other, one-time State.ie Faces licentiate Otherkin have just released their new video for ‘Bad Advice’. And it’s savage! With a (deserved) support slot at Guns ‘n’ Roses Slane Castle extravaganza and various UK festival appearances to keep themselves busy over the coming […]


Watch the new video from Women’s Christmas

January 7th, 2015 by

To celebrate the release of the their latest single ‘Thumbs Up To The World’, the opening track of their debut album Too Rich For Our Blood, Women’s Christmas have shared the video for the track that is as weird as it is beautiful.  Have a look below.


Watch We Were Promised Jetpacks performing live

October 22nd, 2014 by

To celebrate the release of their new album, Unravelling, Scottish band We Were Promised Jetpacks recently performed ‘I Keep It Composed’ for Press Record. If you missed them in Whelans last month, you can get your fix below.


Black Rivers – New band from Doves’ Williams brothers

October 13th, 2014 by

First there was Jimi Goodwin‘s solo album for anyone with an empty gap in their lives where Doves used to be, and now we have a new group from the rest of Doves. Brothers Andy and Jez Williams are now working as Black Rivers. The first release, Voyager 1, is happily hewn from the DNA of the former […]


State intervention #12 – The Riptide Movement

August 11th, 2014 by

On a sun-dappled weekday morning, The Riptide Movement tucked themselves into Danielle and Simon’s small garden in Dublin 6 and in this most intimate of settings recorded ‘Skin and Bones’ and ‘You and I’ for us, all filmed for State by Andrew Jordan.


Video: Mountain Dew Festival – River Bank Sessions

August 5th, 2014 by

Over the Mountain Dew Festival weekend in Macroom, Co. Cork there were a number of mini-performances down at the bank of the river Laney. Here we present two of them that give a feel for the intimate experiences on offer to those who were clever enough to have made the trip. The first is Iceland’s […]



New Video From Meltybrains?

January 9th, 2014 by

Meltybrains?, currently on tour in America and one of State’s Faces of 2013, have just premiered their new single ‘Green, Yellow and Purple’ and have released an accompanying video, directed by Come On Live Long‘s Louise Gaffney featuring visuals from Slipdraft. You can watch the video below.


Watch Grouplove documentary I’m With You

January 9th, 2014 by

New Yorkers Grouplove have just released a documentary chronicling a week in the life of the band. I’m With You, recorded during the band’s ‘SeeSaw’ tour captures perfectly the band’s raison d’être and features interviews as well as exclusive concert footage from the tour. Available for free on limited release (until Jan 13th) via The […]


Video: Halves at the Button Factory

December 19th, 2013 by

Halves have been on the road since July supporting their second album, Boa Howl. Now, as the look back on a successful year, the band have released two new videos from where it all began. Bold Puppy filmed the clips for ‘Hug the Blood’ and ‘Drip Pools’ at the album’s launch at the Button Factory, […]



Video: Bouts – ‘Pliable Me’

November 22nd, 2013 by

Dublin indie noiseniks Bouts released the video for ‘Pliable Me’ via Noisey earlier today and, well, it’s certainly something. The song itself is a pleasantly familiar take on scuzzy, feel-good melodic 90s rock in the vein of Dinosaur Jr or Pavement, but the video is just fucking. Lots and lots of fucking. It’s an intimate, […]


Mundy and Róisín O’s DRCC song gets a video

November 14th, 2013 by

‘Turn Off the Silence’, Mundy and Róisín O‘s charity single in aid of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, now has a video. Available on iTunes, all funds raised by the song will go to the DRCC. Watch the video below.


New Meltybrains? video – ‘Light Snow’

November 4th, 2013 by

Striking fear into the hearts of suburban south Dublin’s hipster population, it’s the new clip from weirdos-in-chief Meltybrains?. After releasing their latest EP, Attention! Now that We Have Your Attention, back in May, the prog electronic/pop band have made a video for ‘Light Snow’. Despite the trademark vocal manipulation and assuredly cryptic mentions of retail […]