NI Music Prize announces 2017 shortlist

by - September 14, 2017

Today the Northern Ireland Music Prize announced the twelve album shortlist for the 2017 award. The winner will be announced at the Mandela Hall on 11th November. More than 70 judges from the music industry and media had a say...

Fresh Northern Irish Music

Stream: Ciaran Lavery – Everything Is Made To Last

by - September 8, 2017

After winning the Northern Ireland Music Prize in 2016 for his second album, ‘Let Bad In’, and gaining millions of streams on Spotify, you could expect Ciaran Lavery to take his foot off the pedal and take a well deserved break. Not...

Live Reviews

Aidan Logan – 14th September 2017

by - September 18, 2017

Aidan Logan EP launch with support from Kaz Hawkins, Lauren Bird & Ben Cutler Thursday...

Music Reviews

Overoth – The Forgotten Tome

by - September 20, 2017

With 2017 seeing vast swathes of the world going to hell in a handbasket, it...


Q&A: Party Fears

by - August 21, 2017

Party Fears formed in 2015 when Northern Irish native Maggie Devlin uprooted from Seoul to Berlin alongside bandmate Eilis Frawley. The band released their debut album self titled album earlier this year, an energetic and eclectic mix of tracks. They...


Bird & Bramble: When You’ve Made It

by - September 19, 2017

It’s a funny thing making it. The destination in your mind, the seal of approval,...


R51 Farewell to Russia Tour Fundraiser

by - September 13, 2017

Photos from R51’s Farewell to Russia Tour fundraiser on Saturday 9th September 2017 in McHugh’s...