Rap/punk/pneumatic drill ambient.
Fewer loud noises next door from the NEU! kingpin and motorik pioneer.
Well, he’s definitely not driving modern music forward. I’m here all week.
Thankfully, Lordi aren’t into CGI; they use proper prsopehtics, like a real band. Didn’t they win Eurovision one year? The answer is yes.
The Portland-via-New Zealand indie band are on hand to promote II, their rather great second album with a creative title.
Damn, that voice.
Beyoncé. Cher. Dexys. Not everyone needs a surname, nor do they need to possess Midnight Runners.
When are you gonna drop another album on us, Fionn? The one thing Bray can be moderately proud of apart from Dara Ó’Briain, Katie Taylor and our town hall/McDonald’s.
Lunice was there a couple of months back, so now it’s HudMo’s turn to fly the TNGHT flag in Twisted Pepper.
Winners of the Mercury Prize and creators of State‘s album of 2012. We know which one they truly value more.
(The Mercury, of course. You get 20 grand for that shit.)
May Kay and the lads go on their fundraising mission for album no. 3.
Something a bit more soulful and analogous than the Pepper may be used to.
Self-lacerating American singer-songwriter.
BBC Radio 1 DJ and Brownswood label founder is on the decks this Friday.
DFA’s Irish faction.
Remember MTV’s Becoming, in which teenagers got the chance to reenact their favourite music videos? Well, my favourite one was when some girls got to do ‘Say My Name’ in all its severe head-snapping glory.
Wow, that’s barely connected to Cyril Hahn’s gig in Belfast this week. Um, maybe it was his favourite episode too. Nice save.
Surely inevitable that this comeback would happen, right?
A-Trak’s latest B2B set as part of his A-Trak vs the World tour.
Imagine, like, 90s chart house but NOW.
With support from Shit Robot, the Swedish producer brings the gigging week to an end.
Meteor Camden Crawl
The Meteor Camden Crawl is also taking place this week in various venues in and around Dublin’s Camden St this weekend. Rest assured, State will be previewing the festival in gory detail later this week, but until then, here’s the full running order and line-up for your viewing pleasure.