Chordblossom Sessions: His New Atlas – Pillars

  His New Atlas is one of our youngest yet hardest working musicians, notching up over 200 shows in the space of 18 months across the UK and Ireland. His ambient acoustic stylings have won him plenty of plaudits not least...

Metallic Elements: Time For the Extreme

  Time For the Extreme LET’S face it heavy metal is regarded as an extreme sub-genre of what is euphemistically called popular music. It exists in an underground cavern of wailing guitars and pounding drums. Yet, even the term heavy...

Talking Tatts

  From family connections to first loves and cultural differences, tattoos offer a unique insight into a person’s interests and personality in a way that no other art form can. And it IS an art form, as the ‘Talking Tatts‘...

Chordblossom Presents: LORIS

  We promised our first gig wouldn’t be a one off, and since we don’t like to go back on our word we can now reveal that LORIS will headline our second show! LORIS have been working hard to finish...

NI Music Weekly: 1 Year Anniversary of the Podcast + 11 Free Gigs in One Night Preview

NI Music Weekly: 1 Year Anniversary of the Podcast + 11 Free Gigs in One Night Preview by Chordblossom on Mixcloud 12 months on and thirty podcasts later, Rob and I are still riding the CB Podcast town with a bagful...

Paper Man – Midfield Modern Argument

  Herein lies the second EP from Ballyclare alt rockers Paper Man, following on from 2013′s After Effects. The band has moved from a four-piece to a trio since then and this is their first with the current line-up. With...

Guinness Versus Returns for Winter 2014

  Guinness Versus is back for it’s Winter slot in 2014, once again offering bands the opportunity to win a £1000 cash prize and other great prizes still to be announced. Bands who make it past the initial selection process will...

Chordblossom Presents: The Wood Burning Savages – 10th October 2014

  Photos of The Wood Burning Savages  as they headlined the first ever Chordblossom Presents featuring Freak’s, Hot Cops and His New Atlas in Bar Sub on Friday 10th October 2014.

News

Sound of Belfast Programme Announced

by - October 23, 2014

  Sound Of Belfast is an exciting new music festival for Belfast coming to us on 7-15th November. There will be 25 fantastic events over 8 days, catering to all tastes and ages, a showcase for new bands, veteran punks, electronic...

Music Reviews

Paper Man – Midfield Modern Argument

by - October 14, 2014

  Herein lies the second EP from Ballyclare alt rockers Paper Man, following on from...

Singles Club

Darren Hill – ‘Wasted Life’ b/w ‘Bait, Spear & Match’

by - October 21, 2014

  Darren Hill is a new name to Northern Ireland’s lively music scene. Still a young...

Live Reviews

Mano Le Tough – 26th September 2014

by - October 6, 2014

  Mano Le Tough with support from Jordan, Chez Damier and Special Request Friday 26th...

Blogs

Metallic Elements: Time For the Extreme

by - October 22, 2014

  Time For the Extreme LET’S face it heavy metal is regarded as an extreme...

Interviews

Talking Tatts

by - October 19, 2014

  From family connections to first loves and cultural differences, tattoos offer a unique insight...

Introducing

Introducing #59: Cadaver Club

by - September 26, 2014

Name: Cadaver Club Formed:  2012 Hometown: Fermanagh Genre: Funeral Punk Line-up: Mister Crowe (vocals), Boom Chic Chic (Bass),...

NI Music Weekly