Wolf Parade – Button Factory, Dublin

November 24th, 2017 by

Twelve years ago, on the release of their first album, Wolf Parade tore the stage apart in Whelan’s in a perhaps less-than sober outing that was nonetheless gripping and engaging. A new album, a return from the hiatus of the last number of years and a return to form. The perfect club show venue of […]


Depeche Mode – 3Arena, Dublin

November 22nd, 2017 by

The inimitable Depeche Mode, captured in all of their glory by the eagle-eyed Leah Carroll, at Dublin’s 3Arena. Boom. Read Ken Fallon’s review here, too.









Electric Picnic 2017 – A photo essay

September 15th, 2017 by

State is blessed with Leah Carroll on our photo team. She took to Stradbally this year to capture the Electric Picnic allowing you to visually re-live the finest moments, or FOMO yourself towards a ticket for next year. From start to finish, this was your EP2017…