His New Atlas – ‘His Young’

It’s almost 20 years exactly since Jeff Buckley released his seminal debut album, ‘Grace’. It is one of the great tragedies in the history of music that he was swept away to his death by the Mississippi river a mere...

The Couth – Bloodbreaker

  Lisburn lads, The Couth shook up the indie scene here a while back with the release of their EP Casual Sex at the Omniplex not only with it’s name but, with melody driven, energetic surf style indie punk-basically they...

Robyn G Shiels – Blood of the Innocents

  It is finally here. Robyn G Shiels long anticipated album has arrived and it has been worth the wait. Robyn’s dark, melodic sound throughout sets a haunting scene. Beautifully constructed with a simple elegance mixed in with the crackle...

Swell Festival 2014

Swell Festival 2014 Arranmore Island, Co. Donegal Arranmore Holiday Village July 11-13 Surrounded by worn old fishing boats at a rustic ferry port, your weekend begins at a westerly tip of Co. Donegal – waiting for a sea-sailing vessel to...

Watch: LORIS – Do It Right

  Loris have released their second single ‘Do It Right’ their eagerly awaited follow up to ‘I’ve Been Quiet.’ The Belfast based Electro-pop trio Frances Mitchell, Chris Scott and Tommy Keery are relative newcomers on the scene but are making...

Tanglewood Festival 2014 In Photos

Taking place in Narrow Water Castle, the CB team were at Tanglewood Music Festival which kicked off this summer’s festival season. Tag Yourself ► Facebook Album

Frightened Rabbit reconfirmed for Stendhal Festival

  Great news for all Frightened Rabbit fans, the band have reconfirmed for Stendhal Festival and will now headline on Saturday 9th August.   Stendhal festival said:  ‘It has been a topsy-turvy couple of weeks for the organisers of Stendhal...

Interview ⁞ The Wonder Villains

  Bursting onto the scene as fresh faced teeny-boppers with rainbow attire and an infectious enthusiasm, the Maiden City’s most joyful band didn’t take long making a name for themselves as one of Irelands most original pop outfits. After a...

News

Win the chance to perform at Stendhal Festival 2014

by - July 19, 2014

  Stendhal Festival 2014 is nearly upon us and once again they are running a fantastic competition. If you would like the chance for your band to fill the last slot at the festival, simply visit their Facebook page, like,...

Music Reviews

The Wonder Villains – Rocky

by - July 23, 2014

  The Wonder Villains long awaited debut album has landed and is fit to burst...

Singles Club

His New Atlas – ‘His Young’

by - July 25, 2014

It’s almost 20 years exactly since Jeff Buckley released his seminal debut album, ‘Grace’. It...

Live Reviews

Swell Festival 2014

by - July 17, 2014

Swell Festival 2014 Arranmore Island, Co. Donegal Arranmore Holiday Village July 11-13 Surrounded by worn...

Blogs

Interviews

Interview ⁞ The Wonder Villains

by - July 6, 2014

  Bursting onto the scene as fresh faced teeny-boppers with rainbow attire and an infectious...

Introducing

INTRODUCING #53 – R51

by - July 11, 2014

Name: R51 Formed:  2013 Hometown: Belfast Genre: Alternative Rock Line-up: Melyssa Shannon (Vocals), Jonny Woods (Guitar, Vocals), Aaron Black (Guitar,...

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